Joseph Matovu

Joseph Matovu, born 1949 in Kampala, is a graduate student of the Makerere University School of Fine Arts, and is currently living and working in Kampala, Uganda.

Exhibitions: French Cutural Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
Goethe Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
Blue Fontaine, South Africa
Ugandan German Cultural Society, Kampala, Uganda
Wildlife Joint Exhibition at Ugandan German Cultural Society, Kampala, Uganda
International Printmakers Exhibition, Nommo Gallery, Kampala
Various exhibitions at Okapi Gallery (Kampala), Nyanzi Art Studios (Kampala) and Tulifanya Gallery (Kampala)

The artist makes woodcut prints which are always monochromous to enhance the contrast. The pictures are about the life in Uganda, Kenya and South Africa where the artist worked. (Contact: josefmatovu@yahoo.com, Tel: 532600 or 532670)

Barber 
31x27 
2000 
$120
Barber 31x27 2000
Black and White Crows 
20x18 
2001 
$50
Black and White Crows 20x18 2001
Bui-Bui Woman 
39x15 
1986 
$100
Bui-Bui Woman 39x15 1986
Crows I 
28x19 
2001 
$110
Crows I 28x19 2001
Crows II 
29x24 
2001 
$100
Crows II 29x24 2001
Faces 
28x12 
1989 
$150
Faces 28x12 1989
Wakyoni Women 
30x17 
1986 
$180
Wakyoni Women 30x17 1986
Kikuyu Kyondo Women 
31x15 
1986 
$180
Kikuyu Kyondo Women 31x15 1986
Man with Broom 
39x12 
1986 
$180
Man with Broom 39x12 1986
Market Scene 
28x21 
1987$190
Market Scene 28x21 1987
Mother and Child 
29x26 
2000 
$200
Mother and Child 29x26 2000
Mukokoteni 
34x17 
1986 
$200
Mukokoteni 34x17 1986
Paddeling Man 
43x15 
2003 
$150
Paddeling Man 43x15 2003
Seated Traveller II 
30x18 
1982 
$130
Seated Traveller II 30x18 1982
Seated Traveller I 
36x18 
1982 
$130
Seated Traveller I 36x18 1982
Sitting Woman 
22x15 
1998 
$100
Sitting Woman 22x15 1998
Thaba-Nchu Landscape I 
26x21 
2000 
$150
Thaba-Nchu Landscape I 26x21 2000
Thaba-Nchu Landscape II 
47x14 
2003 
$130
Thaba-Nchu Landscape II 47x14 2003
Two Walking Bui-Bui Women 
37x17 
1988 
$160
Two Walking Bui-Bui Women 37x17 1988
Wakamba Children with Firewood 
37x19 
1987 
$200
Wakamba Children with Firewood 37x19 1987

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