Yande Yombwe

Yande Yombwe was born in 1994 as a firstborn of Lawrence and Agness Yombwe. She is a mixed media artist. Yande completed her school at St Marys’ Secondary School where she did her grade eight to twelve from 2007 – 2011. In 2016, she received an Art Teacher`s Diploma from Evelyn College. She worked as an Art teacher at Tongabezi Trust School for 2 years from 2016-2018.

In 2017 she took part in a one-week Financial Sector Deepening Zambia workshop on Creating Women’s Financial Inclusion which took place at Wayi Wayi Art Studio and Gallery in Livingstone. In February 2018, she took part in a one-week Creative Entrepreneurship workshop that took place at Modzi Arts. It was made possible by the British Council in conjunction with Modzi Arts. In May, she took part in another workshop which was themed Capacity Building Workshop for the creatives which was held by the Ministry of Tourism and Arts in partnership with Zambia breweries.

So far, she has taken part in 5 exhibitions first one being a Children’s Art Exhibition which was held in Livingstone in 2009. In 2014, she also took part in a Women’s Exhibition which was held in Choma 2014. In 2017, she took part in an exhibition organized by financial sector Deepening Zambia entitled Know, Plan, and Live, which was held in Lusaka.  In the same year, she participated in Kuboneshango (ii), which was also a women’s art exhibition in which was held in Lusaka. In December 2017, she exhibited at the Deli in a Christmas small artworks exhibition in Lusaka. Yande was the youngest exhibiting female artist in all three women’s exhibitions that she has participated in.

Her Works