Mam Esther becomes Dr
UJ Awards Mam Esther Mahlangu with Doctorate
UJ Awards Mam’ Esther Mahlangu with Doctorate
World renowned Ndebele artist, Mam’ Esther Mahlangu, was awarded an Honorary Doctorate at the University of Johannesburg (UJ).
Mam’ Esther Mahlangu, now Dr Mahlangu, came dressed in her traditional Ndebele attire. She is famously known for her cultural entrepreneurship with her bold large-scale contemporary paintings that reference her Ndebele heritage. She has appeared on cover of magazines such as Destiny Magazine.
Mama Esther Mahlangu’s entourage arrives at the UJ Kingsway auditorium for her Honorary degree graduation ceremony... dressed in Traditional Ndebele Apparel. #EstherMahlangu#sabcnews pic.twitter.com/lRomz01BN9— Lopang Alamu (@LopangAlamu) April 9, 2018