A first and rare occurrence, the collaboration has been called the ‘Big Diaspora Collaboration’ as it will see 7 Artists in different countries of the world coming together on one track. Bekezela (SA), Brian Nhira(USA), Cindy Munyavi (USA), Sani Makhalima (Australia), Tina Masawi (Spain), Vimbai Zimuto (Netherlands), Vusa Mkhaya (Austria)
Dubbed the #NAMAlegends, the special edition will be celebrating and honouring 40 Legends that have made us laugh, cry and love since 1980. It’s an art-filled 40th anniversary celebration for Zimbabwe, while we commemorate 35 years of the existence of the National Arts Council of Zimbabwe.
The National Arts Council of Zimbabwe is pleased to announce that Derwin E Guti is the Winner of the #Nama legends@40 Trophy Design Competition.
“NACZ would like to advise stakeholders in the cultural and creative sector, sponsors and the nation at large that the #NAMA Legends @ 40 awards will now be held on the 27th of March 2021”
Fourth, music in Zimbabwe has no sustainable structures to support and sustain new talent. We welcome new talent but, in most cases, talent wilts away. This is largely because of a lack of knowledge of the industry itself. The general conclusion is that apera “their career is over”. But that’s another debate for another day.
The 19th National Arts Merit Awards event was a major success and not only for them but for other awards organizers who could learn & also ride on the newly found goodwill to system overhaul and deliver next year.
The 19th NATIONAL ARTS MERIT AWARDS, Zimbabwe that were held last night at the Harare International Conference Centre, HICC were monumental. Here is the full list of winners.
The National Arts Council of Zimbabwe has announced the nominees for the 19th National Arts Awards. The biggest arts awards platforms are set for Saturday 29 February 2020 at the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC). Here are the nominees.