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Jo Ractliffe  1961, ZA

Rank (2014): 2780 

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South Africa 8
Germany 7

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  Stevenson, South Africa 3
  Stevenson, South Africa 3
  ICP - International Center of Photography, USA 2

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1961 Born in Cape Town (ZA)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 36  Please report missing Information

until 17.5.2015
   Distance and Desire: Encou nters with the African Archive - The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm Send message

until 1.9.
  Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM -  Fundação Calouste GulbenkianPre­sent Tense - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon Send message


to top Solo shows   4

   Jo Ractliffe - The Borderlands - Stevenson, Cape Town

   As Terras do Fim do Mundo - Galerie Fotohof, Salzburg

   As Terras do Fim do Mundo - Stevenson, Johannesburg

   Jo Ractliffe - As Terras do Fim do Mundo - Stevenson, Cape Town


to top Group shows   30

   Apartheid & After - Huis Marseille stichting voor fotografie, Amsterdam
   Public Intimacy: Art and Other Ordinary Acts in South Africa - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

   My Joburg - Kunstszene Johannesburg - Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau, Dresden
Description  Territori Instabili - Confini E Identità Nell’arte Contemporanea - Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina (CCCS), Florence
   My Joburg - La Maison Rouge, Paris
   Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa - National Museum of African Art - Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
   The Loom of the Land - Stevenson, Johannesburg

   Rise and Fall of Apartheid: Photography and the Bureaucracy of Everyday Life - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
   Making History - Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
   Trade Routes Over Time - Stevenson, Cape Town

   Topographies De La Guerre - le Bal, Paris
   Appropriated Landscapes - The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm
Description  Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography - Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A, London

   This is Our Time - Stevenson, Johannesburg

   prospekt Johannesburg - Gl Holtegaard, Holte
   Visionaries - Audiovisual Works in Latin America - Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango del Banco de la Repúb, Bogota
   Test Patterns: Recent Video Work From South Africa - SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA

Description and image  7th Gwangju Biennale - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
   Snap Judgments - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
   Cities in Crisis - Photographs of the South African Urban Landscape - FADA Gallery, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture, Johannesburg
   Reality Check - South African National Gallery, Cape Town
   Snap Judgments: New Positions in Contemporary African Photography - Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN

Description  Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Südafrika - Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum
Description  7. Internationale Foto-Triennale - Identität / Identitätskonstruktion / Heimat - Internationale Foto-Triennale Esslingen am Neckar, Esslingen
Description  Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Südafrika - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin

   2° Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla - BIACS - Fundación Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla, Sevilla
Description  Snap Judgments: New Positions in Contemporary African Photography - Miami Art Central, Miami, FL
   Snap Judgments - New Positions in Contemporary African Photography - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
   Black, Brown, White - Fotografie aus Südafrika - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna

   Prepossession - Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland


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South Africa

 Stevenson, Johannesburg


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South Africa

 Unisa Art Gallery, Pretoria


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Last update: 10 July 2014
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