The Artist:

Born in Zimbabwe, Simba Chiwanika grew up making art from the materials he found in his environment. Simba moved to the Western Cape in South Africa for a better life for him, his wife and their three children.

Simba creates wire art sculptures using discarded wire. Tools such as plyers give his artwork it’s unique aesthetic. The collecting practice of discarded wire waste displays his resourceful nature.

His choices of subject matter has been inspired by the big 5 which is uniquely African. <> Through his work Simba wishes to express the important role in conservation.

Prizes:

  • Holders of Nzou Orenji (1500 editions) will be placed into a drawing to win discounted holiday tokens, which they may burn to redeem discounts at Addo Elephant National Park or the game reserve's onsite gift shop. Holders will also be airdropped with information on the Addo game reserve, as well as clues to find a 1/1 NFT that we have planted there.
  • 25% of the royalties will be utilized to build Addos tez pool, allowing Nzou Orenji holders to benefit from future Addo game reserve discounts.

  • Holders of Nzou Dzvuku (50 editions) will be placed into a drawing to win a free holiday token, which they may burn to redeem a free 5-day stay at Addo Elephant National Park. Holders will also be airdropped with information about the Addo game reserve, as well as clues to find a 1/1 NFT that we have planted in the game reserve.
  • 65% of the royalties will be utilized to build Addos tez pool, allowing Nzou Orenji holders to benefit from future Addo game reserve discounts.