Vulindlela Nyoni was born in Chilimanzi, Zimbabwe in 1976 and attained a Bachelor of Arts in the Fine Arts from the then University of Natal in 1998 and a Masters in fine Arts from the now University of KwaZulu-Natal in 2006. His Masters thesis was entitled “Representations of ‘other’ in selected South African artworks: Re-membering the black male body”.

Prior to moving to Stellenbosch, Nyoni was the Academic Coordinator of the Centre for Visual Art, University of KwaZulu-Natal (Pietermaritzburg). Apart from being a practicing artist, Nyoni also lectures in Printmaking and Drawing at the University of Stellenbosch. His main interests lie in the politics of representation and self-representation as exploration of personal narrative through print media. He continues to make his own work at any opportunity he has.




Multi-block linocut on WECC 300gsm
Edition of 15
Image dimension: 160 x 120 cm