Royal Katiyo

Royal Katiyo was born in 1972 in Murehwa in eastern Zimbabwe. He started sculpturing as a schoolboy, when established artist Luke Mugavazi spotted his potential and appointed him as his apprentice. After several years, Royal left the Mugavazi family to work with Anderson Mukomberanwa, son of the inspirational Nicholas Mukomberanwa another established artist. He specializes in representing Quail birds in their everyday movements.