FACT SHEET : THE LEGENDARY MUGALULA SEASONED ART TRACK RECORD

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The Artist

MUGALULA – MUKIIBI AUGUSTINE was born near KAMPALA the capital city of Uganda , East Africa . The seventh child of ten, Mugalula - Mikiibi studied Art and Education at Makerere University of East Africa, Kampala.
Since graduation, Mugalula – Mukiibi has devotedly committed himself to the career of painting. His originals have been collected since 1957 when he was still a high school student at Kings College Buddo, Kampala.

EDUCATION:
Kira Primary School
King’s College Buddo
Makerere University (Margaret Trowel School of Fine art). majoring in Painting, Sculpture and Art education.
Taught at Y.M.C.A. Art Classes which he founded 1963/4, Moroto High School 1967, Makerere College School 1968, St. Henry’s College Kitovu 1968, Kitante Hill School 1969-72.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS / PRESENTATION

  • 1967 UGANDA        -           Nommo Gallery, Kampala, Uganda.
  • 1968 KENYA    -           Paa – ya – Paa Art Gallery, Nairobi, Kenya.
  • 1969 UGANDA        -           Nomma Gallery, Kampala,Uganda.   
  • 1970 UGANDA -           Gallery Africa, Nairobi, Kenya.
  • 1970 UGANDA        -           The Uganda Museum, Kampala, Uganda
  • 1971 NORWAY        -           Henie – Onestad Esentenet pa Havikodden, Oslo, Norway.
  • 1972 NORWAY       -           Modle Kunstforening, Trondnejeme, unstforening Larvik kunstforening, Hamar Kunstforening.
  • 1973 NORWAY       -           Drammen  Kunstforening, Rana Kunstforening
  • Kristiansund Kunstforening, Christiansund Kunstforening

  • 1976 NIGERIA
  • 2nd World Black and African Festival of Arts and cultural (FESTAC), Lagos, Nigeria

  • 1976 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
  • Studio 5 New York, NY 10003
    Corner East 4th St. Above Phebe’s

  • 1979 BRITAIN
  • London Impo – Expo 1979, London and Wembley, England.

  • 1980 UGANDA
  • Commissioned by the Uganda Government to execute an appropriate painting which was presented to his Holiness Pope John Paul II, to mark the official opening of the 22 Uganda Martyrs’ Chapel in the Vatican. Titled, “God is with us.”

  • 1980 UGANDA
  • Officially assigned / commissioned and designed, executed, mounted and composed accompanying descriptive literature of approximately 90 % of all the official presidential gifts to Heads of state and prominent dignitaries in all countries visited by the Uganda president on State visits and also to those dignitaries who paid state visits to Uganda. All of them were original work of art mainly painting and Bark-cloth Serigraphy.

  • 1983 UGANDA
  • Commissioned to design, execute, mount and install a major Art Décor in the entire State House – Entebbe, an assignment he completed in 1985.

  • 1987 UGANDA
  • On commission, composed, designed, executed and installed a major Art Deco in the Nile Hotel Complex Interiors. A large mural approximately 3 x  by 10 x embracing Uganda Kobs and titled TRANQUALITY is major composition therefore.

  • 1988 UGANDA
  • On commission, executed and installed an interior Art Deco in the Lake Victoria Hotel – Entebbe.

  • 1993 BRITAIN
  • Africa Centre London, Britain.
    38 King’s street, Convent Garden

  • 1996 / 97 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
  • Participated in the ABC caravan Art Shows, Dallas, Texas.

  • 1997 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
  • August 3rd – September 4th
    Page Walker Arts and History Center, Cary, North Carolina.

  • 1997 / 98 UGANDA
  • Uganda Germany Cultural Center Kampala, Uganda.

  • 1998 PORTUGAL – Expo’ 98 Lisbon, Portugal.
  • 1999
  • Designed and established a website.
    http://www.mugalulaarts.com

  • 2000 JAPAN
  • 50th Tokyo Gift Show Tokyo , Japan.

  • 2000 GERMANY
  • Expo 2000 Hannover, Germany.

  • 2004 UGANDA
  • Uganda Museum, Kampala.

  • 2004 MALAYSIA
  • Expo 2004 Penang, Malaysia

  • 2005 JAPAN
  • Expo 2005 Aichi, Japan.

  • 2008 SPAIN
  • Expo 2008 Zaragoza, Spain

  • 2010 CHINA
  • Expo 2010 Shanghai, China
  • 2009 FIERA MILANO ITALY
  • Milan, Italy.

  • 2011 FIERA MILANO ITALY
  • Milan, Italy.

  • 2012 FIERA MILANO ITALY
  • Milan, Italy.

  • 2013 FIERA MILANO ITALY
  • Milan, Italy.

  • 2014 FIERA MILANO ITALY
  • Milan, Italy.