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Athi Patra Ruga 1984, ZA

Rank (2016): 5001 - 10,000 (detailed rank for members only)

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 46

    Solo shows 6

    2013
    Athi-Patra Ruga - The Future White Women Of Azania Saga - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    2010
    Teeth are the only bones that show… by Athi-Patra Ruga - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    Athi-Patra Ruga - Fred [London] Ltd., London
    2009
    Athi-Patra Ruga - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    2008
    ...of bugchasers and watussi faghags - Stevenson, Johannesburg
    2007
    Athi-Patra Ruga: She is Dancing for the Rain with her Hand in the Toaster - Stevenson, Cape Town

    Group shows 40

    2016
    Re(as)sisting Narratives - Framer Framed, Amsterdam
    2015
    Foreign Bodies - Group Exhibition - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    Making Africa - Un Continente De Diseño Contemporáneo - Museo Guggenheim de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo, Bilbao
    Broken English - Tyburn Gallery, London
    Odyssées Africaines - BRASS - Centre Culturel de Forest, Forest
    Love: The First of the 7 Virtues - HVCCA - Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
    2014
    Uncertain Terms - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    Artists Engaged? Maybe - Gulbenkian. Próximo Futuro, Lisbon
    Living as Form (The Nomadic Version) - Herndorn Gallery - Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH
    Public Intimacy: Art and Other Ordinary Acts in South Africa - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
    Perhaps All The Dragons In Our Lives Are Princesses - SAVVY Contemporary Berlin, Berlin
    2013
    Living as Form (The Nomadic Version) - TheCube Project Space, Taipei
    The Beautyful Ones - Nolan Judin Berlin, Berlin
    Making Way: Contemporary Art from South Africa and China - Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg
    2012
    Positive Tension - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    Conversations - Iain Dawson Gallery, Sydney, NSW
    Moscow International Biennale for Young Art - Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow
    prêt-à-partager - ifa-Galerie Berlin, Berlin
    Making Faces: Exploring Contemporary Practice Through Portraiture - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    2011
    Queer Self Portraits Now - Fred [London] Ltd., London
    Performa 11 - Performa, New York City, NY
    A Tribute to Photography - Primo Marella Gallery Milan, Milan
    2010
    Manet's too tight to mention - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    Africa, Assume Art Position! - Primo Marella Gallery Milan, Milan
    Africa Art Now: Contemporary Art From The African Diaspora - Fred [London] Ltd., London
    Ampersand - A Dialogue of Contemporary Art from South Africa & the Daimler Art Collection - Daimler Contemporary, Berlin
    …for those who live in it - Popculture politics and strong voices - MU, Eindhoven
    Life Less Ordinary - Ffotogallery @ Turner House, Penarth, Wales
    2009
    Holiday - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    Life Less Ordinary: Performance and Display in South African Art - Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham
    A Life Less Ordinary - University of Nottingham, Nottingham
    Spot on ... DAK'ART - Die 8. Biennale zeitgenössischer afrikanischer Kunst - ifa-Galerie Berlin, Berlin
    Self/Not-self - Stevenson, Johannesburg
    Beauty and Pleasure South African Contemporary Art - The Stenersen Museum, Oslo
    2008
    Group Exhibition - Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    Disturbance: Contemporary Art from Scandinavia and South Africa - Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG), Johannesburg
    Peripheral vision and collective body - MUSEION - Museum für moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst , Bolzano
    Dak’Art 2008 - 8th Biennale of African Contemporary Art - Dak'Art Biennale de l’art africain contemporain, Dakar
    Disguise: The art of attracting and deflecting attention - Stevenson, Cape Town
    2007
    Summer 2007/8 - Stevenson, Cape Town

    Dealer Directory 3

    South Africa
    Whatiftheworld / Gallery, Cape Town
    artextra, Johannesburg
    United Kingdom
    Tyburn Gallery, London

    Collections 1

    Israel
    Tiroche DeLeon Collection, Jaffa
    Last update: 06 Oct 2016

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