Custom and Legend

Fairchild Tropical Botanical Gardens:
10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, Florida 33156

From:
November 2nd 2012 to May 31st 2013

 

Legend

 

Celebrate the work of some of the master stone sculptors of Zimbabwe in this unique, year-long exhibition in Waterperry's beautiful ornamental gardens.

This series of sculptures reflects the deep-held family values and culture of the people of Zimbabwe, providing visitors with a greater insight into the depth and wisdom of this country's culture and turbulent past.

The exhibition has been extended to July 2012. Sculpture Tours will be held during ART IN ACTION 21-24 July 2012

visit(www.artinaction.org.uk)

Waterperry Gardens


 

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Garden Exhibitions:

Chapungu-Stories in Stone,
An African Perspective of Family
Loveland, Colorado U.S.A. 

82 monumental sculptures set in a 26 acre natural Coloradoan riverine park.

If you or your group are interested in guided tours of the park, please contact us at 970-461-8020.

Walking Map of Chapungu Sculpture Park


 


ZIMBABWE STONE SCULPTING WORKSHOP
with
Stalin Tafura
in
Chapungu Sculpture Park
Loveland, Colorado USA
16-20 August 2011

Embracing The Spirit....Master Sculptors of Zimbabwe
July 10th-Oct 31 2010
Phyllis Court Club
Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Twenty one monumental works of the First Generation. Some shown for the first time.


The Family Nyanhongo
May 31st-July 27th 2008
Opening event May 31st 10AM
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.

"The Nyanhongo Family is the most creative and
renowned family of stone sculptors
in Zimbabwe"-Roy Guthrie, Director of Chapungu Gallery







N
ature of the Nude
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.
February 23rd - May 18th

 




Chapungu: Custom & Legend, A Culture In Stone


July 11th 2007-February 29th 2008
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver, CO USA








Chapungu Gallery's Annual African Bazaar

November 21st 2007-February 14th
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.













When a Crocodile Eats the Sun Benefit Event
 
 January 14th 2008

Denver Botanic Gardens  Denver,Colorado U.S.A.

This event raised over $7000 dollars for UNICEF!







"Chapungu Sculpture Park Mementos"

October 2007
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.

Chapungu Gallery Loveland, presents
smaller sculptures by some of the artists featured
in the newly opened
Chapungu Sculpture Park in
Loveland Colorado.


 

 


 


Chapungu: Nature, Man and Myth
April 28th-October 31st 2007
Missouri Botanical Gardens
St. Louis Missouri, USA




 

 


Tengenenge

May 23rd - October 22, 2007
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.

Some of the featured artist's include, Henry Munyaradzi,
Sylvester Mubayi, Fanizani Akuda, Bernard Matemera
and  Alice Musarara.


 


 


 


 

 

 

 

"Blood Diamond Gala"

March 29th 2007
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.

This event raised over $1000 dollars for UNICEF.
Loveland Reporter  Herald  article  March 26th, 2007.



 


 


"Young Artists of Zimbabwe"

February 9th-May 13th 2007
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.

 


 



  

"An African Bazaar"

November 9th 2006-February 4th 2007
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.







"Zimbabwe Stone Sculpture:
Masters of the First Generation"

October 31st 2006 – February 28th 2007
Loveland Museum/Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.



 

 


Featured Artist: Taylor Nkomo" Passion In Stone"

September 23rd-October 29th 2006
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado, U.S.A.

 

 

 

 


"First in a Series of Annual One Woman Exhibitions:
Featured Artist:
Agnes Nyanhongo"

August 18th-September 17th 2006
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado,  U.S.A.



 


  


 "The Great African Bird Exhibit":

July 4th-August 31st 2006
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.

Over 100 African Birds were depicted by Zimbabwean artists out of indigenous stone in abstract and realistic forms. From the “Hammer-Kop” to the” Secretary Bird and the” Goliath Heron” . 

 


 


"One Man Exhibition featuring  Dominic Benhura"

May 26th-June 30th 2006
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.

 
 

 




"Celebrating 48 years of Zimbabwean Stone Sculpture"

February 18th-May 18th 2006
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.

 

 



Chamber Of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

May 27th, 2006
Chapungu Gallery, Loveland Colorado U.S.A.

 

Photo courtesy of Kathryn Roth Loveland Chamber of Commerce