A short tribute to Zwelidumile Geelboi Mgxaji Mhlaba “Dumile” Feni.

Asanda Chuma Sopotela

I woke up to a thought that I should build a grave.

  • Genre: Performance Art
  • Format: Video
  • Duration: 36 min
  • Language: n/a
  • Ages: PG
  • Available From: July 5, 2020
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Concept : Asanda Chuma Sopotela

Performer: Asanda Chuma Sopotela

Stage hand: Thembelani Diko

Art works by Anathi Sopotela


Asanda Chuma Sopotela 

Recently directed Dikgaruru for the Spiel Art Festival Munich, Asanda Chuma Sopotela is no newcomer to the National Arts Festival. She is the recipient of the 2018 Standard Bank Young Artist for Performance Art . She returns to give us a tribute to Dumile Feni.

Anathi Sopotela

Anathi Sopotela studied at Zwelivumile S.S. in Xolobe. He long began to make art since he was young. He pursued his studies in business management in Lovedale College, then went to Unisa to study Economics and Management Science. He is currently pursuing his own business in the Chemical industry and makes art part time. Thembelani Diko went to Jongizizwe S.S.S in Luthuli,kwaNtesela. He is a freelancer.