Bad Dreams(Shona sculpture by Sampson Kuvenguhwa)

Sam's Shona stone sculpture is inspired by his haunting dreams, which he incorporates into his works of art. These dreams are a reflection of Sam's life and influence his creative process, giving rise to unique and captivating shona stone sculptures. Discover Sam's artistic vision and how he channels his personal experiences into his masterpieces. Learn more about his beliefs and the cultural significance of his work, including the deep-rooted meaning behind Mapiti.

Bad Dreams

Black serpentine stone carving. Click here to learn about the stones used in Zimbabwe by sculptors.

Sams story for this Shona carving

I look sad because I have been having bad dreams.  I question whether these dreams will become reality and if they do what will my future look like?

 What is the relevance of Bad dreams for the Shona?

Very detailed sculpture carved by Sampson Kuvenguhwa - Sam Kuve  Stands about 10cm high.

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