About the Museum
Founded in December 2009, the First Floor Gallery Harare is Zimbabwe’s first contemporary emerging artist run gallery. The gallery is dedicated to supporting the professional and career development of the new generation of contemporary Zimbabwean artists locally and internationally. It is also focuses in education and audience development to ensure a sustainable future for career artists. As of 2011, the gallery has also been developing an artist in residence programme bringing senior international artists and scholars to work and exhibit with the gallery and young artists in Harare. The gallery has a regular exhibition programme and education platform with a genuine focus on experimentation and freedom of speech, engagement and diversity.