Project Description

Born at Tete Province, Mozambique on 10th April, 1966.

Lived and schooled at Beira and Chimoyo until 1982. Military training and service at Maputo and Nampula until 1986. Came to Zimbabwe.

1988–9 Student at the B.A.T. Workshop – National Gallery of Zimbabwe.

Died 21 March 1998 in Harare.

1991 Pachipamwe Art Workshop, Marondera, Zimbabwe

1995 Genesis Workshop, Germany

1996 Europe Africa Workshop, Germany

1989 National Gallery of Zimbabwe – Highly commended (painting)

1992 National Gallery of Zimbabwe – Prize for Weld Art

1993 National Gallery of Zimbabwe – Overall award of distinction for painting

1994 National Gallery of Zimbabwe – Award of Merit for painting

Year Exhibition
1988 Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1989 Young Artists’ Exhibition, Gallery Delta, Harare
1989 Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1990 Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1990 Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1991 Young Artists’ Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1992 Young Artists’ Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1992 Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1992 Paintings by Luis Meque & Sculpture by Christiane Stolhofer, Gallery Delta
1992 New Directions Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1993 Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1993 Prominent Contemporary Artists, Gallery Delta
1993 New Directions Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1993 Africa Africa, One-Man Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1994 Prominent Contemporary Artists, Gallery Delta
1994 New Directions Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1995 Different Directions Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1995 Prominent Contemporary Artists, Gallery Delta
1995 Saana Afrika, Group Exhibition, Oslo, Norway
1995 Genesis, Group Exhibition, Emsdetten, Germany
1995 180 Degrees, Group Exhibition, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
1995 Gallery Delta ‘Twenty Years’ Exhibition
1995 New Directions Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1995 Homage to Federico Garcia Lorca Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1995 Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1996 Life on the Line, One-man show, Gallery Delta
1996 Changing Directions, Gallery Delta
1996 Prominent Contemporary Artists, Gallery Delta
1996 Man and the Landscape, Three-Man Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1996 Europe Africa Exhibition, Germany
1997 Two-Man Exhibition, Sandro’s Gallery, Harare
1997 Crossroads Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1997 The City, One-Man Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1997 Prominent Artists, Gallery Delta
1997 Wind Objects, Gallery Delta
1997 A Decade of Award Winners 1986 – 1996, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1998 Dak’Art Biennale – Dakar, Senegal
1998 Crossroads and Beyond Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1998 Prominent Artists Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1998 The Last Paintings Exhibition – One-man show – Gallery Delta
1998 Summer Exhibition – Gallery Delta
1999 Retrospective Exhibition I – Early, Middle and Late Works – Gallery Delta
1999 Festival Exhibition – Gallery Delta
1999 Prominent Artists Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1999 Beyond the Crossroads Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1999 Eve of the New Millennium Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2000 Retrospective Exhibition II, Gallery Delta
2000 Gallery Delta – 25 Years
2000 Post Election Selection – Gallery Delta
2000 Colourfields Africa – Gallery Delta
2000 Colour Africa Munich, Germany
2000 The Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2001 Tracing the Rainbow, Linz Austria
2001 Luis Meque’s Portfolio, Gallery Delta
2001 Colourfields Africa II, Gallery Delta
2003 Past and Present, Gallery Delta
2004 The Collector’s Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2004 Fight Aids, Celebrate Life, Gallery Delta
2004 A Collection of Small Works, Gallery Delta
2005 Art Heritage, Gallery Delta
Gallery Magazine Nos 2, 6, 7, 12, 13, 17