Takunda Regis Billiat
Takunda Regis Billiat lives and works in Harare, Zimbabwe. Billiat graduated in 2014 from the National Gallery Visual Art Studio, specializing in painting. Has been exhibiting regularly throughout his student career taking part in exhibitions at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe and young artist exhibitions at Gallery Delta. Billiat was the winner of the best work in the Auxillia Chimusoro national competition 2013 and Tavatose Competition winner National Gallery of Zimbabwe 2014. He is the current resident at Chinembiri Studios, Mbare, Harare. In his work Billiat explores Christianity and the Bible as a social construct in the contemporary rise of charismatic churches in Zimbabwe, with their prophets exploiting the ignorance of the people of their own religion’s true content.