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Charles Nkomo returns to Amazwi Gallery!

By | July 22nd, 2017|Exhibitions|

Longtime gallery favorite, Charles Nkomo from Zimbabwe, is currently exhibiting some of his most recent paintings, many inspired by past visits to the Saugatuck-Douglas area. Nkomo has achieved international stature as an artist and his paintings are presently hanging in many corporate offices and private residences worldwide, as far afield as Europe and the USA. [...]

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“Painted Vibes” by David Chinyama

By | September 17th, 2016|Exhibitions, Visiting Artists|

Our showing of "Painted Vibes" continues through the summer at Amazwi, with paintings by Zimbabwe's David Chinyama. David recently competed in last year's Art Prize in Grand Rapids!  

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September Excitement begins with “BALI HI!”

By | September 4th, 2016|Exhibitions|

Check out our treasure trove of teak home furnishings and accessories from Bali that recently made their way to our Gallery. Ask for a special "Bali Basement Tour" if you don't see what you want on the floor. Open Daily 10 - 5 p.m. thru September.      

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The Magic of Mozambique 2016

By | July 31st, 2016|Exhibitions|

OPENING RECEPTION will be on August 6th between 4-7pm. All are welcome. Join us in August for a wonderful celebration of the arts and crafts of Mozambique including new Mozambican inspired paintings and photographs by Lucia Earle. Lucia Earle originally from South Africa has traveled through out Africa including Mozambique, now living in South West [...]

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2016 Shona Sculpture Exhibition (on going)

By | July 28th, 2016|Exhibitions|

Our newest Shona sculptures from Zimbabwe have finally arrived! Here are a few pictures to give you an idea of the beauty and diversity of these stone sculptures. Stop by our gallery any day of the week, open 10-7pm, later on weekend nights.

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Creativity Revealed: Claire Ashley Inflatable Art at Amazwi

By | July 17th, 2016|News|

Amazwi is excited to be sponsoring artist and SAIC and Ox-Bow instructor Claire Ashley's "Creativity Revealed" session at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts later this month. To promote it, Claire just installed one of her beautiful, distinctive and sizable inflatable pieces on the roof of our gallery. Called "Fankled Zed," it's sure to make [...]

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Zim Contemporaries: Kambarami, Nkomo, & Kadzinga begins July 2nd

By | June 27th, 2016|Exhibitions|

Saturday July 2nd begins our second exhibition this summer with exciting new works by contemporary Zimbabwean Artists: Baron Kambarami, Charles Nkomo, Chenjerai Kadzinga. All three artist studied at the prestigious National Gallery of Zimbabwe. Each have their unique style. Kadzinga for his broad brush strokes and impressionistic style of everyday scenes in Zimbabwe, Nkomo with his amazing color palette and thought [...]

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Visual Poetry of Ben Njuguna Exhibition starts June 4th

By | June 2nd, 2016|Exhibitions|

Join us Saturday June 4th, starting at noon, to view the new and captivating works of Ben Njuguna, an Amazwi favorite! Bernard Ndichu Njuguna, grew up in the Central Highlands of Kenya surrounded by scenic landscapes and beauty, and now pursues his art in Nairobi. Njuguna works with a variety of materials to recreate everyday scenes [...]

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Shona Sculpture

By | November 24th, 2015|News|

Fall Into Amazwi: The Season of Shona Sculpture (We've recently unpacked more than 3,100 pounds of beautiful stone carvings from Zimbabwe)

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Jenna Mammina and Rolf Sturm in Concert

By | November 20th, 2015|Concerts|

Dec. 13: House/Gallery Concert with Jenna Mammina and Rolf Sturm. RSVP necessary. For further info write wally@amazwi.com.

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