Virginia Chihota 2016-10-20T10:06:43+00:00

Project Description

Born 29 March 1983 in Chitungwiza, Virginia completed her primary and secondary education at Chitungwiza Schools. She studied art and achieved the following qualifications:

  • 2004-–5 Certificate in Fine Art – National Art Gallery Studios
  • 2005–-6 Diploma in Fine Art – National Art Gallery Studios
  • 2008 Residency, 3 months – Greatmore Studios, Cape Town
  • 2004 3rd Prize Graphics – Rembrandt: An African Response on his 400th Birthday, Gallery Delta, Harare
  • 2007 2nd Prize Graphics – Peace through Unity in Diversity, Gallery Delta, Harare
  • 2008 1st Prize Graphics – Let’s Get Together, Gallery Delta, Harare
  • 2008 Award of Distinction in Textiles, Cottco Zimbabwe, National Art Gallery, Harare
Year Exhibition
2003-4 Final Year Show, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
2004 Young Artist’s Exhibition, Gallery Delta, Harare
2005 Young Masters, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
2005 Woman of Passion for International Women’s Film Festival, National Gallery
2005 Persistence of Vision, National Gallery of Zimbabwe in Mutare
2005 Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2006 Rembrandt, an African Response on His 400th Birthday, Gallery Delta
2006 Polytechnic Final Year Show – Public Affairs US Embassy, Harare
2006 Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2007 Young Artists Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2007 Women of Stone, Public Affairs US Embassy, Harare
2007 Peace through Unity In Diversity, Gallery Delta
2007 Drawings and Graphics – an overview, Gallery Delta
2008 Cottco, Zimbabwe National Art Gallery
2008 Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2008 Let’s Get Together, Gallery Delta
2008 Drawings and Graphics, Gallery Delta
2008 A Select Collection, Gallery Delta
2008 The Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2009 A Select Collection, Gallery Delta
2009 Another Perspective, Gallery 23 – Amsterdam
2009 The Land, Delta Gallery