Jonathan Nhete

African Art Shona Sculpture - Jonathan Nhete

Jonathan is a sculptor with a rising reputation amongst collectors. With his brother, Joel, he lives and works in Chitungwiza, half an hour from Harare, Zimbabwe.

Born in 1972, he started sculpting in 1987 under the guidance of Dudzai Mushawewpere.

His main theme is in the creative abstract style.

Jonathansí sculptures, which are mainly carved from the very hard Springstone or Serpentine, have found their way to Belgium, America, Holland, Australia and now the United Kingdom.

Both Jonathan and his brother Joel are likeable men with ready smiles.

Jonathan is married with two children.