Dana Whabira is a Zimbabwean artist who lives and works in Harare. An architect by training, Whabira studied art and design at Central Saint Martins College in London (2011). Her first solo exhibition Suspended in Animation was held at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe (2013) and she has participated in group shows in Johannesburg (2015), Pretoria (2015) and Harare (2012), in addition to taking up art residencies and giving talks locally and internationally. She represented Zimbabwe at the 57th Venice Biennale (2017) and participated at the DakArt Biennale (2018). Whabira is the founder of Njelele Art Station, an urban laboratory in downtown Harare that focuses on contemporary, experimental and public art practice.
Tracing Obsolescence: Evelyn Owen, Dana Whabira, and Neelika Jayawardane Thursday, September 6, 2018 6:308pm ICI Curatorial Hub 401 Broadway, Suite 1620 FREE and open to the public Organized in collaboration with apexart, artist Dana Whabira, curator Evelyn Owen, and writer Neelika Jayawardane will speak about the exhibition Tracing Obsolescence., which explores the fleeting nature of […]read more »