Malangatana Ngwenya

1936–2011

Malangatana Ngwenya, ‘Untitled’ 1967
Untitled 1967
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In Tate Modern

Biography

Malangatana Valente Ngwenya (6 June 1936 – 5 January 2011) was a Mozambican painter and poet. He frequently exhibited work under his first name alone, as Malangatana. He died on 5 January 2011 in Matosinhos, Portugal.

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