Mwandale Mwanyekwa


Mwandale Mwanyekwa, a.k.a. Big Mama, is a sculptor working with various media.She is the owner of Big Mama’s Woodworks and has been creating sculptures taking her all around Africa and beyond since 1999. She has been honored and commissioned by a wide range of organisations, as well as attended workshops and exhibited her work all over Africa, Middle East, Asia, Europe and USA. Since 2007, Mwandale has been curating many exhibitions and organising production of sculptures not only under her established NGO known as “Women art Creators” but many others. Her most recent task has been the International Women’s Day Exhibition titled “Choices” at Alliance Française in Dar es Salaam.