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Nontsikelelo Mutiti is an interdisciplinary artist and educator. Born in Zimbabwe, Mutiti holds a diploma in multimedia art from the Zimbabwe Institute of Vigital Arts (ZIVA), and an MFA from the Yale School of Art, with a concentration in graphic design. Mutiti was a resident artist at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, as well as Recess and the Centre for Book Arts, both in New York City. In 2015, Mutiti was awarded the Joan Mitchell Foundation Emerging Artist Grant in its inaugural year. Mutiti maintains a graphic design practice focusing on print and publication design. She produces artists books and other self-initiated work in the form of video and objects in multiple. Mutiti is currently Assistant Professor in the New Media Department at State University of New York, Purchase College. She lives and works between New York City and Harare.