Michael Lehemu

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Work1 Title: Summer morning Year: 2013 Materials: oil paint,plywood Dimensions: H 1000 W 600 D 0 Work2 Title: Birth and joys Year: 2014 Materials: oil paint,plywood Dimensions: H 400 W 400 D 0 Work3 Title: Himeji castle on Noah’s ark Year: 2014 Materials: oil paint,plywood Dimensions: H 800 W 500 D 0 Work4 Title: Friends Year: 2015 Materials: oil paint,plywood Dimensions: H 400 W 400 D 0 Work5 Title: Gilaf Year: 2015 Materials: oil paint,plywood Dimensions: H 300 W 180 D 0

Statement:

I was born in Tanzania,as Makwa tribe.
Mr.Edward.S.Tingatinga is my uncle and he is the founder of TingaTinga painting.
From 30years I continue to
paint and make a shape of message from animals,and wisdom of Africa.
I I want to carry on the my local traditions and show really Africa all over the world.

Resume:

EXHIBITIONS
2004 Group exhibitions at Tokyo,Chiba,Yamagata
2005 painting performance at Tanzania Pavilion Expo Aichi
2006-2009,2011 Solo Exhibition and workshop Hyogo,Aichi,Osaka,Kyoto,Tokyo,Kanagawa
2010 painting performance at Tanzania Pavilion Expo Shanghai
2012 painting performance at Tanzania Pavilion Expo Yeosu
2013 Solo Exhibition and workshop Hyogo,Aichi,Osaka,Kyoto,Tokyo,Kanagawa,Sapporo,Toyama
2014
2015 painting performance at Tanzania Pavilion Expo Milan

Award
2014  sekai kaiga taisyo Award by supporting company
2014  Artstream Osaka Award by supporting company

Place: Hyogo, JAPAN

Contact: tenatena2009@gmail.com

Website: http://tinga2.org