Chituwa Jemali was born in Harare, the capital city of Zimbabwe, in 1969. He started his career as a sculptor while still in high school. He was encouraged in his early years to pursue sculpting by the world renowned sculptor Nicholas Mukombewanra. Jemali spent years perfecting his skills while in his teens. He continued top develop his technique under the guidance of another master sculptor, Moses Masaya. By 1993 Jemali’s work was being presented in galleries in Canada and the Nederlands. Today, his work has made its through Europe, Australia, and the United States.
Jemali continues to hold international exhibitions throughout Europe and the USA and, when he is not exhibiting his work, continues to tutor his assistant in his Zimbabwean homeland where he lives with his wife and three children.