Internationally-acclaimed Kenyan-born artist and sculptor. Among the most prominent contemporary African artists.
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|FULL NAME:||Wangechi Mutu|
|BIRTH DATE:||June 22, 1972|
|AGE:||51 years old|
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She was born and raised in Nairobi, Kenya, but began college in Wales before moving to the United States to continue her study of fine art. Find out who is Wangechi Mutu dating right now.
She moved to New York City in the 1990s and began her formal art education. She later received her M.F.A. from Yale University.
DID YOU KNOW She was named Artist of the Year by Deutsche Bank in 2010. This honor gave her the opportunity to produce an exhibition of her work, titled “My Dirty Little Heaven,” at Berlin’s Deutsche Guggenheim.
FACT She and rugby player Simon Shaw were both born in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Currently, Wangechi Mutu is 51 years old. Her next birthday is away. Wangechi will celebrate her 52nd birthday on a Thursday, June 22nd. She shares a birthday with everyone who was born on June 22, 1972. Below is the countdown to her next birthday.
Wangechi Mutu’s zodiac sign is Cancer. People born between the dates of June 21st and July 22nd belong to the fourth sign in the zodiac, Cancer. Cancer are known for being loyal, hyper emotional, caring, and intuitive. On the bad side, Cancers can be overly sensitive, moody, and vindictive. Taurus & Pisces are the most compatible signs for Cancers.
Famous Cancer celebrities are Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande, Lionel Messi, Kevin Hart, Khloe Kardashian, Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, and King Bach. Cancer ruling planet is Moon. Astrologically, Moon represents your emotional side, your feelings, intuition and memories.
Wangechi Mutu was born in the Year of the Rat. A rat represents fertility and wealth in Chinese culture. People born in the Year of the Rat are wise, quick-witted, intelligent, crafty, determined, resourceful, and smart. They can also sometimes be acquisitiveness, ruthlessness, and nervousness.
This year is the Year of the Rabbit.
DID YOU KNOW United States life expectancy is about 78.5 years.
Wangechi Mutu is a 51 years old Sculptor, born in June, in the Year of the Rat (1972), and is a Cancer. Her life path number is 11. Wangechi’s birthstone is Pearl, Moonstone and Alexandrite, and her birth flower is Rose.
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