The Lechwe Trust Committee Members, Israeli Ambassador to Zambia H. E Ofra Farhi, National Arts Council Director Mr Adrian Chipindi, art patrons and artists welcomed and received a delegation from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, led by Professor Lynn Schler and Dr David Goss, experts on African Studies, together with some of their colleagues and 22 students.

As part of their study tour the delegation visited Lechwe Trust Art Gallery on 13th March, 2022 to meet Mrs Cynthia Zukas MBE, Chairperson of Lechwe Trust. Mrs Zukas, addressed the delegation and gave the history of Lechwe Trust and her contribution to the arts.

The visitors had an opportunity to view two exhibitions, firstly the Cynthia Zukas Young Artists’ Award exhibition curated inside the gallery, as well as selected works by Cynthia Zukas, a temporary exhibition curated on the left wing of the gallery. Both exhibitions are open until the end of March 2022.


Professor Lynn: This was an unforgettable experience!!

Dr David Goss: Amazing !!!

Rachel: Thank you for an incredible experience!