Sculpture Exhibition to Open at the FNCC

The Art in the House and Sister Namibia will be hosting the Women in Stone sculpture exhibition by Alpheus Mvula and fellow sculptors at the Franco-Namibian Cultural Fentre (FNCC) Gallery.

The exhibition opens on June 1 after two-week sculpture workshop to create sculptures focusing on the positive depictions of women. The aims of the workshop and exhibition are to educate the community about Gender Based Violence (GBV) and to create awareness on how arts can deal with social issues in Namibia.

The artists involved include, Alpheus Mvula, Daniel Paul Liberty Lanyondo, Martha Haufiku, Gabriel Kashava, John Nampala, Elia Shiwoohamba, Kirsten Wechslberger, Hage Mukweshandje, Ismael Shivute, Risto Iita, Isay Indongo and David Amukoto. The exhibition will run until June 26.

CAPTION: Sculpturing… Elia Shiwoohamba busy with one of his sculpture that will be exhibited at the “Women in Stone” exhibition by Alpheus Mvula and fellow sculptors at the Franco-Namibian Cultural Centre (FNCC) Gallery from June 1-26.

Source : New Era