Inspiring! 80-Year-Old Ndebele Artist Esther Mahlangu Teams Up With John Legend & BMW

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Esther Mahlangu is ‘killing it’ even at 80. The new individual BMW 7 Series has been transformed into an amazing African inspired work of art all thanks to the hard work of the South African Ndebele artist.

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Esther recently teamed up with BMW to bring this project to life Apparently, the vehicle will be on display at Frieze Art Fair in London from 5 – 9 October 2016. The vehicle will then be auctioned and all the proceeds would go to charity.

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This is not the first time Esther has worked closely with BMW. Twenty-Five (25) years ago, Mahlangu was the first woman to create the artwork on a BMW 525i Sedan.

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If you thought Esther was done slaying well guess you are wrong, The Ndebele artist is also helping to fight against HIV/AIDS.  She recently joined forces with Grammy Award-winning singer and brand ambassador for Belvedere; John Legend to design the brand’s limited edition bottles where 50% of the proceeds from the sale would go HIV/AIDS victims

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Are you inspired?

 

 

 

 

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