Kemang Wa Lehulere is Deutsche Bank's new 'Artist of the Year' 2017. He will present his first institutional solo exhibition in Germany at the Deutsche Bank KunstHalle in Berlin in spring 2017. Wa Lehulere is also one of 57 international artists who will participating in the EVA International - Ireland's biennial of contemporary art - titled Still (the) Barbarians (16 April - 17 July 2016).
Robin Rhode is having an exhibition, titled The Moon is Asleep, at SCAD Museum, Savannah, Georgia (16 February - 22 May 2016).
Nicholas Hlobo has a solo exhibition at Beelden aan Zee Museum, The Hague (12 February - 15 May 2016). And a room of Hlobo's work curated by Kerryn Greenberg is part of the exhibition Energy and Process at Tate Modern, London.
Barthélémy Toguo is having a solo exhibition of his work at the French Institute of Mauritius (17 March - 9 April 2016). Toguo, alongside three fellow nominees of the 2016 Marcel Duchamp Prize, will also exhibit his work at the Pompidou Centre (12 October 2016 - 16 January 2017), Paris.Ian Grose, Simon Gush, Kemang Wa Lehulere, Zanele Muholi, Serge Alain Nitegeka, Deborah Poynton, Penny Siopis, Mawande Ka Zenzile and Portia Zvavahera are included in group exhibition I Love You Sugar Kane at the Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean, Mauritius (15 March - 17 June 2016).
Serge Alain Nitegeka's solo exhibition, titled Colour & Form in BLACK, takes place at Marianne Boesky Gallery (17 March – 23 April 2016).
Nandipha Mntambo and Serge Alain Nitegeka will show their work at the 2016 Winter Sculpture Fair at Nirox Sculpture Park, Krugersdorp (7 - 8 May 2016).
Samson Kambalu has been selected for the Liverpool Biennial 2016 (9 July - 16 October 2016). He will be presenting at a TEDxRoma event, themed 'Game Changers' (April 9). He is also included in Hacking Habitat - Art of Control at Gevangenis Wolvenplein, Utrecht (February - June 2016).
Kemang Wa Lehulere, Simon Gush, Moshekwa Langa, Nandipha Mntambo and Samson Kambalu have been selected for the International Exhibition of the 12th Edition of Dak’Art 2016, in Dakar (3 May - 2 June 2016).
Anton Kannemeyer is included in Winter 2015/2016 at Rennie Collection in Canada (23 January - 23 April 2016). He is also taking part in group show Performing Wo/Man at North West University Botanical Garden Gallery, Potchefstroom (14 April to 13 May 2016), and Oliewenhuis Art Museum, Bloemfontein (19 May to 26 June 2016).Zanele Muholi is participating in group exhibition Reality of My Surroundings at Nasher Museum of Art, North Carolina (1 October - 10 July 2016). She is also taking part in the DLA Piper Series: Constellations, Tate Liverpool (until 2017), and group show African Art Against the State at the Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown (29 January - 28 August 2016).
Simon Gush is included in While You Were Out, Museum of Fine Arts Boston (1 August - July 2016).Samson Kambalu, Robin Rhode and Kemang Wa Lehulere are all included in 50/50 at New Church Museum, Cape Town (5 November 2015 - 23 April 2016).
Kemang Wa Lehulere and Robin Rhode are included in Drawing: The Bottom Line at S.M.A.K., Gent, Belgium (10 October 2015 - 31 January 2016).Edson Chagas, Steven Cohen and Nandipha Mntambo have work in Disguise: Masks and Global African Art, at Fowler Museum of Cultural History, Los Angeles (18 October - 13 March 2016) and Brooklyn Museum, New York (29 April - 18 September 2016).
Odili Donald Odita has been selected for Open Source: Engaging Audiences in Public Space, part of Philadelphia's Mural Arts Program, on view in the Mary D.B.T. Semans Great Hall at the Nasher Museum, the other painted on the Foster Street wall of the downtown Durham YMCA on West Morgan Street (opened 4 October 2015).
Dineo Seshee Bopape is included in the central exhibition titled Not New Now at the sixth edition of the Marrakech Biennale, Marrakech, Morocco (24 February – 8 May 2016). Bopape is also a part of the exhibitions at Palais de Tokyo, Paris (23 June – 11 September 2016).