Our showing of "Painted Vibes" continues through the winter at Amazwi, with paintings by Zimbabwe's David Chinyama. David recently competed in last year's Art Prize in Grand Rapids! Winter hours at Amazwi Gallery are Saturday & Sunday 12-5.
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.
Any Sunday through September, stop by Amazwi Gallery and enjoy an "Artist Walkabout" with South African Painter Lucia Earle. Lucia's paintings and photographs are the highlight of our "The Magic of Mozambique" running throughout August. Lucia will be delighted to share her take on Mozambique's Magic!
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]