Laura Nyahuye [Zimbabwe]

Laura Nyahuye, a Zimbabwean born artist, a Mother, Artist, Storyteller, Creative writer, Performer, curator Community Activist and CEO at Maokwo an Arts Organisation.

Laura makes wearable body Adornments. Her work challenges perceptions and addresses issues, to do with Women and Migrant communities, Tokenism, Marginalisation, Discrimination which are real-life issues, affecting migrant communities. These topics are woven into Laura’s poetic writing and handmade body adornments. Laura is driven by the desire to see a better tomorrow for the next generation, to see a flicker of hope in the eyes of a fellow woman and for communities to connect, despite race, language and religion.

I have no desire to desire to fit in.” [Laura Nyahuye]