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Samuel Fosso 1962, CM

Rank (2014): 2983 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 68

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 17 May 2015
    Distance and Desire: Encou nters with the African Archive - The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm

    Solo shows 10

    2013
    Samuel Fosso - Purdy Hicks Gallery, London
    Photographic series of self-portraits by Samuel Fosso - National Gallery of Zimbabwe Bulawayo, Bulawayo
    2008
    Autoportraits - Photoink, New Delhi
    African Spirits - Galerie Jean-Marc Patras, Paris
    Autorretratos - Daniel Maman Fine Art, Buenos Aires
    2007
    Samuel Fosso - Galerie Jean-Marc Patras, Paris
    2006
    Samuel Fosso - Extraspazio, Rome
    2005
    Samuel Fosso - Extraspazio, Rome
    2003
    Photographs - Jack Shainman Gallery, New York City, NY
    1997
    Samuel Fosso - greengrassi, London

    Group shows 58

    2014
    Artificial Light: Flash Photography in the Twentieth Century - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    2013
    Summer Group Show - Ronchini Gallery, London
    2012
    Le Printemps de Septembre — à Toulouse 2012 - les Abattoirs - FRAC Midi-Pyrénées, Toulouse
    Making History - Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK), Frankfurt/Main
    Doppio Gioco - Double Game The Ambiguity of the Photographic Image - Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice
    Transit_Salvador - MAM - Museu de Arte Moderna da Bahia, Salvador
    Africa/Africa - Abbaye St André - Centre d'art contemporain Meymac, Meymac
    African Photography: For Whose Eyes? - Mandeville Gallery, Schenectady, NY
    Ladies and Gentlemen! - Moderna Museet Malmö, Malmö
    2011
    9th Bamako Encounters African Photography Biennial - Rencontres de Bamako - Biennale Africaine de la photographie, Bamako
    Daniele Tamagni & Africolor - Danziger Gallery, New York City, NY
    Il corpo metafora di un’esperienza - CIAC - Centro Italiano Arte Contemporanea, Foligno
    ARS 11 - Kiasma - Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki
    Another Story - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
    Pattern ID - Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
    2010
    BREAKING NEWS. Contemporary Photography from the Middle East and Africa - Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena, Modena
    Always Moving Forward - Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography , Toronto, ON
    Ruptures and Continuities: Photography Made after 1960 from the MFAH Collection - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
    Pattern ID - Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
    A Collective Diary. An African Contemporary Journey - Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya
    2009
    EX NUGIS SERIA d'Afrique et d'ailleurs... - Maison d'Art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur Marne
    The Lens and the Mirror: Self-Portraits from the Collection, 1957–2007 - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    en todas as partes. políticas da diversidade sexual na arte - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
    Unbounded: New Art for a New Century - The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
    This Is Not a Fashion Photograph: Selections from the ICP Collection - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
    2008
    Street & Studio. Eine urbane Geschichte der Fotografie - Museum Folkwang Essen, Essen
    El juego africano de lo contemporaneo - MACUF Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Union Fenosa, A Coruña
    Rencontres d\'Arles 2008 - Les Rencontres d'Arles, Arles
    Street & Studio: an urban history of photography - Tate Modern, London
    2007
    Tapping Currents: Contemporary African Art and the Diaspora - The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO
    Photographies, Nouvelles acquisitions 2003-2007 - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    A batalla dos xéneros - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
    Role Exchange - Sean Kelly Gallery, New York City, NY
    Africa Remix - Contemporary art of a continent - Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG), Johannesburg
    Persona - Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York City, NY
    2006
    BLACK PARIS. Kunst und Geschichte einer schwarzen Diaspora - Iwalewa-Haus, Bayreuth
    Africa Remix - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
    Africa Remix - Contemporary Art of a Continent - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
    9. Bienal de La Habana - La Bienal de La Habana, Havana
    Masquerade - Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney - MCA, Sydney, NSW
    The Whole World is Rotten - CAC - Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
    2005
    46th October Salon - Oktobarski Salon / October Salon, Belgrade
    quasi niente - Extraspazio, Rome
    African Remix - l'art contemporain d'un continent - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    Africa Remix – Contemporary Art of a Continent - Hayward Gallery, London
    2004
    Africa Screams - Das Böse in Kino, Kunst und Kult - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
    26° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
    Afrika Remix - Zeitgenössische Kunst eines Kontinents - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
    Seeds and Roots - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    2003
    Portraiture (every picture tells a story) - Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA
    2002
    The Short Century: Independence and Liberation Movements in Africa, 1945-1994 - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    2001
    The Short Century: Independence and Liberation Movements in Africa 1945-1994 - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    The Short Century - Das kurze Jahrhundert der Befreiung und Unabhängigkeit - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    The Short Century: Independence and Liberation Movements in Africa, 1945-1994 - Museum Villa Stuck, Munich
    2000
    4ème Biennale de l'Art Africain Contemporain - Dak'Art Biennale de l’art africain contemporain, Dakar
    Line of connection - Galerie Mam, Douala
    PORTRAIT AFRIKA - Fotogalerie in der Alten Feuerwache, Mannheim
    1998
    eye Africa / African photography 1840-1998 - South African National Art Gallery, Cape Town

    Dealer Directory 2

    Italy
    Extraspazio, Rome
    United Kingdom
    Eyestorm, London

    Collections 5

    Benin
    Musée d'art contemporain de Ouidah, Ouidah
    Germany
    The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm
    USA
    Bates College Museum of Arts, Lewiston, ME
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    United Kingdom
    Monsoon Art Collection, London

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