SAIDI OMARY

Saidi Omary is young Tinga Tinga painter born in 1979 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He comes from highly active artistic family where at least three of his brothers currently paint in the Tinga Tinga style. One of his brothers, Abdallah Chilamboni is the Chairman of Tinga Tinga Arts Cooperative Society (TACS). His father Saidi Chilamboni started to paint in earlier seventies, few months after Edward Tingatinga passed away and was one of grounders of TACS in 1990.