Mawande Ka Zenzile
Mawande Ka Zenzile at Frac Reunion

Mawande Ka Zenzile features in île de mille parts, at Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain (FRAC) Réunion. Translating to Island of a thousand parts, the exhibition looks at the island's landscape as symbol of complex and intwined histories. 

Various artists at Kunsthal KAde

Edson Chagas, Mawande Ka ZenzileDada Khanyisa, Moshekwa Langa, Neo Matloga, Simphiwe Ndzube, Serge Alain Nitegeka, Thenjiwe Niki Nkosi and Barthélémy Toguo exhibit in Africa Supernova at Kunsthal KAde. Drawn from the collection of Carla and Pieter Schulting, the show aims to provide 'a layered picture of how African artists reflect on their self-image'.

Mawande Ka Zenzile in Paris

Uhambo Lukamoya by Mawande Ka Zenzile takes place at 31 Project. For his first solo exhibition in France the artist presents new works in which, 'materialist worldviews, dogmatic ideologies, and archetypes are sifted and converted into material for painting'.

Stevenson artists in Hong Kong

A presentation of works by  Mawande Ka ZenzileSimphiwe Ndzube,Thenjiwe Niki Nkosi and Frida Orupabo takes place at Kiang Malingue as part of a collaborative exchange between the galleries. This show marks each artist's Hong Kong debut.

Ka Zenzile nominated for Sovereign Prize

Mawande Ka Zenzile is among the artists shortlisted for the inaugural Norval Sovereign African Art Prize, intended to 'celebrate the practices of leading contemporary artists'. The selected artworks will be exhibited at the museum from 26 January 2022 and the winner announced in February.

Ka Zenzile at Iziko

Mawande Ka Zenzile features in Matereality at the Iziko South African National Gallery. The exhibition 'highlights how contemporary artists from the African continent are using certain materials to explore different issues and ideas that give insight into their reality'.

Artists at Iziko Conservation Week

Mawande Ka Zenzile and Penny Siopis feature in Conservation Week at the Iziko SA National Gallery. Ka Zenzile participates in a panel on collection practices (16 July, 1pm) and Siopis converses with Patricia Smithen about her use of materials and the implications for conservation (18 July, 5.30pm).

Mawande ka Zenzile Residency at the Cité internationale des arts

Mawande Ka Zenzile takes part in a three-month residency at Cité internationale des arts, facilitated by the French Institute of South Africa. His project Udludlilali will explore 'the visible and nonvisible territorial tension sometimes caused by non-conventional artistic practices in a cultural and conventional art spaces'.

Mawande Ka Zenzile at the SA Pavilion

Mawande Ka Zenzile is one of three artists selected for the South African Pavilion at the Venice Biennale. Curated by Nkule Mabaso and Nomusa Makhubu, the pavilion responds to the biennale's theme, May You Live in Interesting Times, with an exhibition on collective fortitude titled The Stronger We Become.

Mawande Ka Zenzile and Kemang Wa Lehulere at Amsersfoort
Mawande Ka Zenzile and Kemang Wa Lehulere feature in Tell Freedom. 15 South African Artists. This exhibition focuses on 'young artists who immerse themselves in the history, present and future of South Africa in a global context'.
Mawande Ka Zenzile and Kemang Wa Lehulere at Michaelis Galleries

Mawande Ka Zenzile and Kemang Wa Lehulere are included in Looking After Freedom at the Michaelis Galleries. The exhibition seeks to 'give visibility to artistic practices that escape the grasp of art history - where it is located, how, by whom, and for what reasons'.

 I Love You Sugar Kane
Ian Grose, Simon Gush, Kemang Wa Lehulere, Zanele Muholi, Serge Alain Nitegeka, Deborah Poynton, Penny Siopis, Mawande Ka Zenzile and Portia Zvavahera were included in I Love You Sugar Kane, curated by Zasha Colah, at the Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean, Mauritius.