This sculpture represents a person’s head – the two holes above are the eyes, below is the mouth.
As a mediator, they go between two people who have had a disagreement and help find resolution. The mouth is very big as it’s like they are speaking in two directions at once.
A piece that reflects the consensual style of African decision-making, where people go to great lengths to find a solution to conflict that pleases both parties and avoids escalation.
A super medium-sized sculpture from Munyaradzi and a good size for indoor display. More photos are available on request.