Winifrid Luena

Winifrid Luena (b.1992) is a self-taught visual artist based in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania . Since 2016 he has participated in several group exhibitions both in Tanzania and abroad. A member of Nafasi Art Space since 2018, he has participated in several group exhibitions including How did we get here? (Mar 2019) and Silence (June 2018). He was recently announced as one of the winners of the prestigious Absa L’Atelier Competition for 2019. In his own words “I love using the transformative power in photography to find meanings in photos, give them life, and let them speak for themselves.”