James Tandi was born in 1956 - 2020, in the Musana district of Zimbabwe. A renowned artist, James started sculpting at the age of 12 and was taught by his brother, Nicholas (also a renowned artist).
James specialized in realistic art and mostly focused on figureheads.
His work is in high demand and held in collections worldwide.
James Tandi will be remembered as a true and dedicated artist by his fellow Shona sculptors and friends.
"A true loss to his family and friends and Artistic Africa.
He was a true Master Sculptor and a Gentleman. Taken before his time.
Fambai zvakanaka shamwari yangu
Tino sangano zvekare"