South African Artist, Takura Chadoka

Born April 1986,Takura grew up in a town called Chitungwiza which is about 20km from Harare, the capital city of Zimbabwe. Takura was studying art at high school as a subject and went further more with art studies in 2003 at The National Gallery of Zimbabwe School of Art where he dropped out before the first year, due to financial constraints and harsh economical environment in his country at that time. In 2004 he joined a group of local artist in Zimbabwe for workshops, which then made him to develop his own way of painting and expressing his feeling through art. In March 2006 he moved to South Africa where he found his own voice and established his own private studio in September 2008, which aims to host different artists working in different medium. Takura has had many exhibitions in Zimbabwe and South Africa.