For Ronald the quest for art is a never-ending chase, but what enlightenment it can bring; open doors of perception onto unknown realities. A redeeming force, it can prevent man from stopping in his tracks, from sliding backwards and dragging his own world with him.

 

- Raphael Chikukwa is the Chief Curator of the National Gallery of Zimbabwe.

In the last twenty years, Ronald Muchatuta has emerged as a fiery, passionate and undaunted visual artist who is determined to use his platform as a means of change and discourse in our contemporary context. Hailing from Zimbabwe, Ronald explores potentially Zimbabwe’s largest social issue: the Diaspora. Through his work, Ronald examines the effect of leaving one’s homeland physically, spiritually and psychologically.