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Santu Mofokeng 1956, ZA

Rank (2014): 1211 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 77

    Ongoing group exhibitions 2

    until 25 Jan 2015
    Input/output – Schnittpunkt Worpswede - Große Kunstschau Worpswede, Worpswede
    until 17 May 2015
    Distance and Desire: Encou nters with the African Archive - The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm

    Solo shows 10

    2012
    Santu Mofokeng - Chasing Shadows - Thirty years of photographic essays - Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp
    Chasing Shadows - Santu Mofokeng - Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen
    2011
    CHASING SHADOWS. SANTU MOFOKENG, THIRTY YEARS OF PHOTOGRAPHIC ESSAYS - Kunsthalle Bern, Bern
    Santu Mofokeng - chasseur d’ombres - Jeu de Paume, Paris
    2007
    Invoice - Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg
    2006
    Santu Mofokeng - Chasing Shadows: Magic and Disease - Galerie Carlier | Gebauer, Berlin
    2004
    The Black Photo Album - David Krut Projects - New York, New York City, NY
    Santu Mofokeng - Galerie Art & Essai, Rennes
    Santu Mofokeng - Centre photographique d’Ile-de-France, Pontault Combault
    2003
    Santu Mofokeng - Township Billboards - Beauty, Sex, Cellphones - Galerie Carlier | Gebauer, Berlin

    Group shows 67

    2014
    Le Mur, La collection Antoine de Galbert - La Maison Rouge, Paris
    (Mis)Understanding - Werke und Manifeste zur Fotografie - Museum Folkwang Essen, Essen
    8. Berlin Biennale für zeitgenössische Kunst - berlin biennale für zeitgenössische kunst, Berlin
    Contemporary Art/South Africa - Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
    Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa - Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
    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
    2013
    Formas biográficas - Construcción y mitología individual - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
    My Joburg - Kunstszene Johannesburg - Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau, Dresden
    My Joburg - La Maison Rouge, Paris
    Biennale di Venezia - 55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa - National Museum of African Art - Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
    2012
    Rise and Fall of Apartheid: Photography and the Bureaucracy of Everyday Life - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
    2011
    Appropriated Landscapes - The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm
    OPEN FRAME - 2EME VOLET - CRAC - Centre Régional d'Art Contemporain de Sète, Sète
    Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography - Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A, London
    OPEN FRAME - CRAC - Centre Régional d'Art Contemporain de Sète, Sète
    Darkroom: Photography and New Media in South Africa since 1950 - Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
    Photography 1950 - 2010 - Pretoria Art Museum, Pretoria
    2010
    Darkroom: Photography and New Media in South Africa since 1950 - Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
    South African Photography 1950 - 2010 - Apartheid - Struggle - Democracy - Museum Goch, Goch
    Animism - Kunsthalle Bern, Bern
    Animism - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp
    Animism - Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp
    2009
    T.I.C.A.B – Tirana International Contemporary Art Biannual - Tirana Biennial, Tirana
    imaginar_historiar - CA2M - Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid
    prospekt Johannesburg - Gl Holtegaard, Holte
    2008
    Urban Reflections - Stills - Scotland's Centre for Photography, Edinburgh, Scotland
    The Messenger - Cultuurcentrum Brugge, Bruges
    Home Lands-Land Marks: Contemporary Art from South America - Haunch of Venison - London, London
    Reality Check - South African National Art Gallery, Cape Town
    2007
    2nd Arts in Marrakech International Biennale - Marrakech Biennale, Marrakech
    Apartheid - The South African Mirror - CCCB - Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Barcelona
    2. Fotofestival Mannheim-Ludwigshafen-Heidelberg - Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
    Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Südafrika - Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum
    Africa Remix - Contemporary art of a continent - Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG), Johannesburg
    52nd International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    Uniform: South Africa\'s New Clothes - Spanierman Modern, New York City, NY
    TRANS CAPE - contemporary African art on the move - Trans Cape Africa, Cape Town
    Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Südafrika - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
    2006
    Africa Remix - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
    Africa Remix - Contemporary Art of a Continent - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
    2005
    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
    Ralentir vite - FRAC - Ile-de-France Le Plateau, Paris
    Self-Portrait / Part 2 - Michel Rein Paris, Paris
    New Identities Contemporary South African Art - Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum
    Afrika Remix - Zeitgenössische Kunst eines Kontinents - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
    DAVID GOLDBLATT | SANTU MOFOKENG | ZWELETHU MTHETHWA - Christine König Galerie, Vienna
    Bamako \'03. Fotografía africana contemporánea - CCCB - Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Barcelona
    2003
    5th African Photography Encounters in Bamako - Sacred and profane rites - Rencontres de Bamako - Biennale Africaine de la photographie, Bamako
    6th Sharjah International Biennial - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah
    2002
    Surviving APartheid - Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris
    Documenta 11 - Documenta, Kassel
    25° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
    The Short Century: Independence and Liberation Movements in Africa, 1945-1994 - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Shooting Resistance: South African Photography 1976 - 1994 - Axis Gallery Inc., 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
    Translation/Seduction/Displacement - Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
    3rd Gwangju Biennale - Man+Space - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
    TRANSLATION/SEDUCTION/DISPLACEMENT - Whitebox Art Center, New York City, NY
    1999
    Identity and Environment - Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Budapest
    1998
    eye Africa / African photography 1840-1998 - South African National Art Gallery, Cape Town
    1995
    Fotografie in Südafrika - FFI - Fotografie Forum international, Frankfurt/Main
    1993
    In Transit - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 1

    South Africa
    Gallery Momo, Johannesburg

    Collections 5

    Germany
    The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm
    Italy
    MUSEION - Museum für moderne und zeitgenössische Kunst , Bolzano
    South Africa
    Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg
    Unisa Art Gallery, Pretoria
    Spain
    Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona

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