Stephen Murenza

African Art Shona Sculpture - Stephen MurenzaStephen was born 1982 to a family of six boys in the rural town of Rushinga.

He completed his secondary schooling at Chomutukutu School in Mt Darwin, north Zimbabwe.

Soon after finishing school in 2000, Stephen was introduced to the art of sculpting by his brothers who were working with well known sculptor, Joe Mutasa.

He says he gives thanks to his brothers Rufaro and Gregory for their guidance and advice which helped him develop his inbuilt artistic ability.

He has learnt different styles in Springstone, Opalstone, Verdite and Black Serpentine.

An enthusiastic young artist, one cannot imagine anything else but great things lie ahead for Stephen.

He and his wife Alice have one girl, Latoya.