Zimbabwe- based artist turns worthless old Mugabe-era banknotes into paintings

Sep 17, 2021, 11:05 PM(IST) WION Video Team
If anyone doesn't need reminding that banknotes are just worthless pieces of paper, it is Zimbabweans: over a decade ago, they watched as hyperinflation obliterated their currency and led to the printing of a 100 trillion Zimbabwean dollar note. Most bills ended up in the trash, but Zimbabwean visual artist Prudence Chimutuwah has found value in the unloved old bank notes -- by using them to make art.
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