Artist: George Churu

George was born at Mbare, Harare on 20 November 1964 of Mozambican parents.
His education included:

  • 1976 -1979 Manica Province, Mozambique
  • 1983 -– 1985 Nhowe Mission
  • 1988 -– 1990 Student of the BAT Workshop – O and A Level
  • 1990 –- 1994 Illustrator for Zimbabwe Publishing House

He died in January 2002.

1989 National Gallery of Zimbabwe Second Prize, Mural Competition

1989 National Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe Highly Commended (painting)

1990 National Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe Highly Commended (painting)

1991 National Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe Highly Commended (graphics)

1993 Africa Environment Foundation Highly Commended (painting)

YearExhibition
1988Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1989BAT Students Exhibition – National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1989Young Artists’ Exhibition, Gallery Delta, Harare
1989Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1989Zavacad Exhibition, John Boyne House
1990BAT Students Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1990Young Artists’ Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1990Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1991Young Artists’ Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1991Graphics Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1991Mobil Exhibition, Sheraton Hotel, Harare
1991Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1992Young Artists’ Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1992New Directions Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1992Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1993New Directions Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1993Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1994One Man Exhibition, John Boyne House, Harare
1994Young Artists of Promise, Gallery Delta
1994Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1994New Directions Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1994Annual Heritage Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1995Gallery Delta Twenty Years Exhibition
1995Different Directions, Gallery Delta
1995Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1996Changing Directions, Gallery Delta
1997Graphics Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1997Crossroads Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1997Prominent Artists Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1997Landscape – The Changing Scene, Gallery Delta
1997Wind Objects Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1997WFD – Myth of Development at National Gallery of Zimbabwe
1998Crossroads and Beyond Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1998The Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1999The Man, The Land, The Future, Gallery Delta
1999Works On Paper including the Print – Group Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1999Festival Exhibition – Gallery Delta
1999The Land Exhibition – Gallery Delta
1999Prominent Artists Exhibition – Gallery Delta
1999Beyond the Crossroads Exhibition, Gallery Delta
1999Eve of the New Millennium Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2000Works on Paper Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2000Gallery Delta – 25th Anniversary Exhibition
2000Worlds Apart – Two man Exhibition- Gallery Delta
2000Post Election Selection Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2000Colourfields Africa Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2000The Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2001The Colour of Life – Group Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2001Eclectic – Group Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2001The Zimbabwean Landscape – Group Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2001Colourfields Africa ll – Group Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2001The Summer Exhibition – Group Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2001Zimbabwe Exhibition, Die Burgh, Germany
2002The Zimbabwean Landscape, Gallery Delta
2002Small Works, View Point/Split Image, Gallery Delta
2002The Summer Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2003Past and Present, Gallery Delta
2004The Collector’s Exhibition, Gallery Delta
2004Fight Aids, Celebrate Life, Gallery Delta
2004A Collection of Small Works, Gallery Delta
2004Legacy, Pasinger Fabrik, Munich, Germany
2005Gallery Delta 30 Years, Gallery Delta
2005Small Works, Gallery Delta
2005Art Heritage – 9 Deceased Artists, Gallery Delta
2006Frame within a Frame, Gallery Delta
2009A select Collection, Gallery Delta
2009Stamps, Gallery Delta
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