Methembe Hlelolwenkosi Molefe (b.1995)
Biography Methembe Hlelolwenkosi Molefe was born on 8 August 1995 in Bulawayo Zimbabwe. He moved from his birth place to South Africa to complete his studies. He completed his matric in 2014 at Musina High school in Musina. In 2015 he enrolled at Artist Proof Studio and graduated in 2017. In 2017 he took part in a third year group exhibition called Tracing Blank Intersections and was one of the artists that collaborated with Cartier in making artworks that related to jewelry. He was part of APS Special Projects Unit that created mural paintings at Hollard. In 2018 he was an intern at Artist Proof Studio in the silk screening unit and participated in the ITWeb Brainstorm Calendar and he was also part of the artists that re-interpreted the 17 Sustainable Development Goals for the Africa Shared Value Summit using the medium of Linocut. In 2019 he participated in the collaboration between Artist Proof Studio and Hollard in making artworks for Celebrating 40 years of Hollard. Molefe works in different printmaking techniques like Etching, Linocut and Screen printing. Other mediums that he enjoys working in are Charcoal and Pencil. Molefe is currently a Silk Screen technician at Artist Proof Studio.