Aggrey Mwasha – Tanzania

Aggrey Profile PicAggrey Mwasha is a self-taught Tanzanian artist. He started painting when he was ten years old, making different coloured paints from plants and flowers.

Born in Kilimanjaro, Aggrey participated in exhibitions in Kilimanjaro and Dar es Salaam while still at school. When he finished secondary school he studied at the college of business, but he knew he was meant to be an artist.

In 1989 he was the winner in the World Food Day drawing competition organized by FAO. He has exhibited his works throughout Tanzania and internationally, including Artpurha, Finland (2001).

His paintings have been sold in many different countries including Finland, England, South Africa, Norway and America. Aggrey is the only painter selected from Tanzania to participate in 2nd Pan African Cultural Festival that took place at the International fair of Algiers (Algeria) in July 2009.

Aggrey was the curator of Wasanii Art Centre, Dar es Salaam (2004 – June2010), and he has been working with Makutano House (The centre for Tanzanian Art), Dar es Salaam, 2011-2012.

AVAILABLE ARTWORKS
(Prices on request)

Rainy day Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 80cm x 60cm

Rainy day
Acrylic on canvas
80cm x 60cm

Grandparents Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 92cm x 74cm

Grandparents
Acrylic on canvas
92cm x 74cm

Home Aggrey Mwasha Oil on canvas 92cm x 74cm

Home
Oil on canvas
92cm x 74cm

Playing time Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 60cm x 50cm

Playing time
Acrylic on canvas
60cm x 50cm

Windy day Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 80cm x 60cm

Windy day
Acrylic on canvas
80cm x 60cm

Pride of Tanzania Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 80cm x 60cm

Pride of Tanzania
Acrylic on canvas
80cm x 60cm

At the sea Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 80cm x 60cm

At the sea
Acrylic on canvas
80cm x 60cm

The way home Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 76cm x 65cm

The way home
Acrylic on canvas
76cm x 65cm

Movement Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 68cm x 43cm

Movement
Acrylic on canvas
68cm x 43cm

Struggle Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 51cm x 112cm

Struggle
Acrylic on canvas
51cm x 112cm

Welcome to Manyara! Aggrey Mwasha Acrylic on canvas 105cm x 142cm

Welcome to Manyara!
Acrylic on canvas
105cm x 142cm

 

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