Madikotsi Mummy Khumalo was born in Sebokeng, Gauteng. She had an interest in art since she was a teenager, taking private art lessons to hone her talent. While studying entrepreneurship at the Vaal University of Technology, she also enrolled at the Artist Proof Studio and to study professional printmaking such as intaglio and relief. Khumalo’s work is influenced by her lived experience and her exploration of both the physical and spiritual realms within which humanity exists. She depicts narratives that have formed a part of past and present political discourse. Khumalo has participated in a number of exhibitions in Sebokeng. In 2019 she was selected to exhibit at the Johannesburg Art Fair in Sandton and was also part of a group exhibition called ‘Resist’ at Strauss & Co in collaboration with Artist Proof Studios.