Born in 1973, Bayuu is an experienced artist from Stone Town, Zanzibar. After High School he studied for 2 years at the Art and Craft Factory in Zanzibar and has exhibited widely in and out of Tanzania. Bayuu has won several awards and honors such as a Gold Medal at the 19th International Children’s Art Exhibition in 1989, and in the International Film Festival in 2000. He uses many mediums and his works can be viewed at his gallery, in Stone Town. See below for details.
These are a few of the watercolors commissioned by ZALT, which perfectly capture the Island of Pemba, the home of our salt.