about Chiedza 

Photo: Nat Caine

Photo: Nat Caine


Born: Harare, Zimbabwe | Resides: Toronto, Canada

Chiedza Pasipanodya (chee-ed-za  pasi-pano-jga) works diligently as a curator, interdisciplinary artist and writer. In her artistic practice, she works mainly with collage, watercolour, photography and text in a variety of themes around liberation, unearthing, and in-between spaces. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Criticism and Curatorial Practices, with distinction, from OCAD University

Chiedza recently curated gestures: life in the shadow of a volcano (Ada Slaight Student Gallery), completed her thesis research titled New Perspectives on Black Women Artists In Canada Participating in the Arts For The Long Term and received a position with the Toronto Biennial of Art for their inaugural year. She is presently a member of We Curate, We Critique Collective, an arts collective invested in expanding the ways in which creative work by Black Canadians is engaged, promoted and supported.


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