Kresiah Mukwazhi was born in Harare, Zimbabwe. Educated at both the National Gallery of Zimbabwe Visual Art School (known today as the National Gallery School of Visual Art and Design) and the Market Photo Workshop in South Africa, Mukwazhi’s artistic practice draws on personal experiences and observations of gender-based violence, exploitation and abuse. She has participated in various group exhibitions including Five Bhob-Painting at the End of an Era, Zeitz MOCCA, Capetown, PARA-OTHER – Chale Wote Street Festival, Accra. Her first solo exhibition, Bedroom Interview, at Smac Gallery, Capetown opened last year. She is the Nafasi Artist in Resident for March 2019.