Alexander was born on August 3rd 1969 in the small town of Marondera, Zimbabwe. In 1990 that he began sculpting as a result of contacts with Tonderai Marezva and Lincoln Muteta, both renowned sculptors within the Shona Sculpture movement. Two years later, he left them to develop his own style. Alex uses the theme "Voices of Reality". He has held group exhibitions inside and outside Zimbabwe including: Bermuda, USA and Holland.