Zizicelo Sifumba was born 1990 in Sterkspruit, Eastern Cape. Her love for art was instilled in 1999 at Sterkspruit Christian School. After graduating grade 12 at Lady Grey Arts Academy in 2012, she enrolled at the Central University of Technology Bloemfontein for first year studies in Design and studio art. At the same time, Sifumba was appointed as coordinator for visual arts in the product development program of the department of arts and culture, Joe Gqabi district. in 2016, she completed a postgraduate certificate in education, whilst continuing to use art skills for community work through the Government`s product development programs.
In 2018, Zizicelo completed her B-Tech studies in Design and studio art, majoring in painting, Art theory, and research methodology. She is currently enrolled for a master’s degree in design and studio art whilst continuing to facilitate skills transference and development workshops in Peri-urban parts of the Eastern Cape in partnership with the local arts and culture department.