ABOUT MTAM

MTAM is a Non-Profit Organization that started in 2009. Our focus is about promoting, sustaining, developing and empowering artists in rural communities.
Our mission is about empowering artisans and their communities, whilst identifying potential markets for their artworks.

WHAT WE DO

MTAM has a common goal and a profound interest in successfully applying its knowledge and skills in addressing the developmental challenges facing rural craft communities today. Below are some of the services we provide.

Artisans Incubation

We support, promote and develop Artisans to becoming professionals and entrepreneurs in Art work.

Training

We provide Craft Skills Development, Training and Assessment to the unemployed and youth in rural areas.

Exhibitions & Markets

At MTAM we believe in creating interventions linking both Emerging and Master Artisans in building bridges to access Markets. We provide opportunities for artisans to go on Arts & Culture tours to experience and meet artists from other countries.

Research & Development

We work in areas of Research in the Arts & Craft Sector, International Festivals, Exhibitions and Markets.

Art Gallery Management

Part of our service offering is the setup and management of Art Galleries. In the past years we managed the Art Gallery at the IDC (Industrial Development Corporation) showcasing emerging Artisans and positioning them to local and International buyers.

OUR EVENTS

At MTAM we believe in creating interventions linking both Emerging and Master Artisans in building bridges to access Markets and we do this through the events we host.

CLIPS FROM PAST EVENTS

OUR CURRENT SPONSORS

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Artists in our communities.