Lungiswa Gqunta

Lungiswa Gqunta (b.1990, Port Elizabeth) received a B-Tech Degree in Fine Art majoring in
Sculpture from the Mandela Metropolitan University (2012). She received her Post Graduate
Diploma from Michaelis School of Fine Art in 2014, and has just submitted her Masters Degree
at the same institution. Her work was featured in the group exhibition, Greatest Hits 2014: The
Domestic Odyssey curated by Matthew Blackman at the AVA (2014). Pieces were selected from
her body of work The Home of Residue , a personal exploration of her home life and the way
objects act as containers of memory. She had her first solo exhibition, Qokobe , at
WHATIFTHEWORLD Gallery (2016). Her work was then featured in a group show titled
Negative Space at WHATIFTHEWORLD Gallery (2016). Her Masters Degree resulted in her
second solo show titled Stranger’s Location at the Michaelis Galleries (2017).

Exhibitions at the KZNSA