Moshekwa Langa
Various artists in Lagos

Works by Steven Cohen, Simon Gush, Aziz Hazara, Moshekwa Langa, Paulo Nazareth, Thenjiwe Niki Nkosi, Penny Siopis are included in Sowing Watermelon Seeds a curated programme by 16/16 running parallel to the Lagos Biennial that features screenings and workshops on international solidarity. 

Alexander and Langa at WAM

Jane Alexander and Moshekwa Langa feature in Arte Povera and South African Art: In Conversation curated by Thembinkosi Goniwe and Ilaria Bernardi. The show aims to 'further develop the bridges between Italy and South Africa, using art as universal language'. 

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'.

Various artists in You to Me

Georgina Gratrix, Pieter Hugo, Moshekwa Langa and Jo Ractliffe exhibit in You to Me, Me to You at A4 Arts Foundation. Curated by Francisco Berzunza as a love letter, the exhibitions aims to address 'the perils of unrequited love'.

Moshekwa Langa at Zeno X gallery

Moshekwa Langa features in Soul Mapping, a group show taking place across two of Zeno X gallery's Antwerp locations. 

Moshekwa Langa at 24CLASSICS

Moshekwa Langa features in The Faithful Friend: The Lover Friend’s Love for the Beloved by 24Classics, a group exhibition that addresses 'how culture has long since changed by the influence of Black and Queer'. 

Langa and Orupabo at A4

Moshekwa Langa and Frida Orupabo feature in Customs at A4 Arts Foundation curated by Sumayya Vally and Josh Ginsburg.  The exhibition 'wonders after practices of maintenance, both static and dynamic. What is it that invites us to use, and to be of use'

Moshekwa Langa in Globalisto. A Philosophy in Flux

Moshekwa Langa exhibits in Globalisto. A Philosophy in Flux at Musée d’art moderne et contemporain de Saint-Étienne Métropole (MAMC+), curated by Mo Laudi. The framework is described as 'a call to radical hospitality, openness to unlearn, and the idea of a borderless world'. 

Moshekwa Langa at The Hague

Moshekwa Langa presents a solo exhibition at KM21, the institute for contemporary art affiliated to Kunstmuseum Den Haag. His first major presentation in the Netherlands spans early and recent works, as well as new large-scale charcoal drawings made for the occasion. 

Moshekwa Langa at the South London Gallery

Moshekwa Langa features in The Show is Over, at South London Gallery. Curated by Gabi Ngcobo and Oscar Murillo, the group exhibition focuses on 'gestures of refusal and mourning that establish active and refreshed relationships with the history of power'.

A Clearing in the Forest

Where Do I Begin by Moshekwa Langa features in A Clearing in the Forest, an evolving display in the Tanks section of Tate Modern. The work is selected for it's articulation of 'the cyclical pattern of eternal return'.

Moshekwa Langa in Toulouse

A solo exhibition of Moshekwa Langa's works takes place at the Chapel of the Cordeliers as part of Printemps de septembre. This year's festival is titled Sur les cendres de l’hacienda, inviting artists to grapple with 'the disorientation that characterises our time'.  

'I have made a place'

Ian Grose, Moshekwa Langa and Deborah Poynton feature in I have made a place, Norval Foundation's group show inspired by David Foster Wallace's notion that, 'our endless and impossible journey toward home is in fact our home.'

Various artists El Espacio 23

Moshekwa Langa, Simphiwe Ndzube, Frida Orupabo, Penny Siopis, Barthélémy Toguo and Portia Zvavahera exhibit in Witness: Afro Perspectives from the Jorge M Pérez Collection at El Espacio 23. The show features over 100 works by artists from the region and its diaspora. 

Various artists in Mapping Worlds at Norval
Zander Blom, Meschac Gaba, Moshekwa Langa and Serge Alain Nitegeka exhibit in Mapping Worlds at the Norval Foundation. The show forms of a series of exhibitions and talks 'highlighting the divergent ways collections of visual art and design are assembled, managed, understood and engaged with by audiences'.
Crossing Night at MOCAD

Edson Chagas, Nicholas Hlobo, Pieter Hugo, Moshekwa Langa, Zanele Muholi, Robin Rhode, Penny Siopis, Guy Tillim feature in Crossing Night: Regional Identities X Global Context at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, a new iteration of the exhibition first shown in Oaxaca, Mexico. The exhibition 'addresses the concerns, thoughts, and desires of contemporary artists from the Southern African region as they grapple with the legacy of post-colonial structures'.

Langa, Sassen and Zvavahera in New York

Moshekwa Langa, Viviane Sassen and Portia Zvavahera exhibit at Andrew Kreps Gallery's 55 Walker space in the Tribeca neighborhood of Manhattan. Organized in partnership by the two galleries, the exhibition explores new collaborative models and the ways in which practices can resonate across contexts.

Moshekwa Langa and Nicholas Hlobo at the Museum of African Contemporary Art Al Maaden (MACAAL)

Moshekwa Langa and Nicholas Hlobo feature in Material Insanity at the Museum of African Contemporary Art Al Maaden (MACAAL). The exhibition is framed as a reaction to 'a growing interest in contemporary art directed towards a focus on transient or intangible artworks'.

Hacer Noche in Oaxaca, Mexico

Jo Ractliffe, Penny Siopis, Pieter Hugo, Steven Cohen, Nicholas Hlobo, Moshekwa Langa, Kemang Wa Lehulere, Zanele Muholi, Simphiwe Ndzube, Robin Rhode and Portia Zvavahera feature in Hacer Noche/Crossing Night, a series of exhibitions and residencies in Oaxaca focusing on southern Africa.

Moshekwa Langa at the Draiflessen Collection

Moshekwa Langa exhibits in across boundaries at the Draiflessen Collection. The exhibition puts maps from various epochs in relation to artworks by international artists that examine the cartographic depiction of space or the influence of maps on our view of the world.

Moshekwa Langa at Blain Southern

Moshekwa Langa presents a solo exhibition titled Relatives at Blain Southern. For his first exhibition with the gallery, Langa will focus on wall-based works of various forms.

Zvavahera, Langa and Oussou in Berlin

Portia Zvavahera, Moshekwa Langa and Thierry Oussou have new works on the 10th Berlin Biennale, curated by Gabi Ngcobo, who proposes a conversation with artists 'who think and act beyond art as they confront the incessant anxieties perpetuated by a willful disregard for complex subjectivities'.

Gaba, Langa, Toguo at Dak'Art

Meschac Gaba, Moshekwa Langa and Barthélémy Toguo are included in Dak'Art 2018, the 13th Dakar Biennale. This iteration is curated by Simon Njami and themed The Red Hour. The title is taken from Aimé Césaire's play And the Dogs Went Silent, which speaks of emancipation, freedom and responsibility.

Moshekwa langa in Permanent Repetition
Moshekwa Langa is among various artists included in Permanent Repetition, an exhibition looking at differences between rational and intuitive approaches to painting. The show organised by 'The Act of Painting' is held at Arti et Amicitiae.
A4 Arts Foundation opens

Ziphozenkosi Dayile and Kemang Wa Lehulere have curated the inaugural exhibition at A4 Arts Foundation, You and I, which includes work by, among others, Zanele Muholi, Moshekwa Langa and Meschac Gaba

Focus on Africa at Fondation Louis Vuitton

Art/Afrique, le nouvel atelier features Nicholas HloboJane Alexander, Moshekwa Langa, Zanele Muholi, Kemang Wa Lehulere and Bogosi Sekhukhuni on Being There, South Africa; Barthélémy Toguo on The Insiders; and Robin Rhode and Meleko Mokgosi as part of the Louis Vuitton collection.

Afrique Capitales in Paris and Lille

Meschac Gaba, Simon GushNicholas Hlobo, Moshekwa LangaNandipha Mntambo and Guy Tillim are included on Afrique Capitales, curated by Simon Njami, at La Villette in Paris (including the Mois de la Photo) and the Gare Saint Sauveur in Lille.

Various artists at Heong Gallery, Downing College

Meschac Gaba, Barthélémy Toguo, Nandipha Mntambo, Moshekwa Langa and Zanele Muholi are included in When the Heavens Meet the Earth: Selected Works from the Sina Jina Collection of Contemporary Art. The exhibition brings together selected works from Robert Devereux’s contemporary art collection. 

Various artists at FM Center for Contemporary Art, Milan

Guy Tillim, Meschac Gaba, Nicholas Hlobo, Moshekwa Langa and Robin Rhode were included in The White Hunter: African Memories and Representations curated by Marco Scotini.

Moshekwa Langa at Kadist, Paris
Moshekwa Langa exhibits new 'drag paintings' together with his iconic video, Where do I begin, in a two-person exhibition with Nora Schultz. The artists set up studios in Paris for a short residency, working in parallel towards this combined exhibition, titled Corner of the Eye. 
Stevenson artists in Dusseldorf
Exchange at Galerie Hans Mayer in Düsseldorf featured works by 11 Stevenson artists: Zander Blom, Wim Botha, Ian Grose, Moshekwa Langa, Zanele Muholi, Serge Alain Nitegeka, Odili Donald Odita, Deborah Poynton, Robin Rhode, Viviane Sassen and Portia Zvavahera
Moshekwa Langa in Copenhagen
Moshekwa Langa is featured in An Age of Our Own Making, curated by Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung and Solvej Helweg Ovesen in three Danish cities. Langa is part of Reflection III in Copenhagen: On Agency and Enacting Citizenship at Kunsthal Charlottenborg.
Moshekwa Langa on Biennale of Painting
Moshekwa Langa is included in the Biennial of Painting: Yoknapatawpha, taking place at the Museum of Deinze. 'The exhibition brings together modern and contemporary painting and highlights the desire for the unknown and exotic versus the certainty of their local environment.'