Uthumbu Wendalo

Role Art Direction & Illustration
Team Nkululeko Zulu
Company Personal.

A commemorative piece celebrating women. Uthumbu means the last child in isiZulu, and 'Wendalo' translates as, that of nature. The title plays around the Adam & Eve allegory of a woman being made from a man's rib .

The artwork references a woman wearing a headwrap that takes the form of a fist as it twirls, a symbol of strength, rebellion & resistance in a highly patriarchal world.

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Available for purchase as an art print, the piece will be applied on a variety of products from fashion to lifestyle accesories. For inquiries email: sales@artnwar.co.za.

 

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“Wathint abafazi, Wathint imbokodo.”

PHRASE FRoM A FREEDoM SONG.