Hacer Noche in Oaxaca, Mexico

4 November 2018 – 5 February 2019
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.

Robin Rhode at Museum Haus Konstruktiv

25 October 2018 - 13 January 2019
Robin Rhode at Museum Haus Konstruktiv

A solo exhibition by Robin Rhode titled a plan of the soul opens at Museum Haus Konstruktiv on the occasion of his winning the 2018 Zürich Art Prize. His recent works 'contain references to the modern age, play with the vocabulary of constructivism and take up colour theory considerations'.
Wim Botha at the Norval Foundation

29 September 2018 - 24 January 2019
Wim Botha at the Norval Foundation

A solo exhibition by Wim Botha titled Heliostat is currently on view at the Norval Foundation. Curated by Owen Martins, the show - 'organised around the idea of refraction' - features new sculpture and 'brings together key works in the South African artist’s career spanning two decades'.

Nandipha Mntambo at TEDxCapeTownWomen 2018

Nandipha Mntambo will present a talk at this year's TEDxCapeTownWomen. Themed Showing Up, this series aims to interrogate what this concept means from 'a uniquely African perspective' and will take place at the Iziko National Museum.

Viviane Sassen in Bauhaus und die Fotografie

Viviane Sassen exhibits in Bauhaus und die Fotografie - Zum Neuen Sehen in der Gegenwartskunst (Bauhaus and Photography - On New Visions in Contemporary Art). This travelling exhibition asks how the movement 'contributes to the further development of photographic image languages ​​today' and will begin at NRW Forum in Düsseldorf.

Guy Tillim in Ludwigsburg, Germany

Guy Tillim presents a solo exhibition at Kunstverein Ludwigsburg titled Jo'burg. Works shown include early photographs from the series and recent, unseen works. 

Guy Tillim, Pieter Hugo, Jane Alexander and Viviane Sassen in Evoking Reality

Jane AlexanderPieter Hugo, Viviane Sassen and Guy Tillim feature in Evoking Reality at Daimler Contemporary. The exhibition 'presents objects of political photography and video art that formulate new concepts of approaching current images of reality' and is 'devoted to contemporary strategies that distance themselves from established principles of representation and popular narratives of photo journalism'.

Barthélémy Toguo and Hans Ulrich Obrist artist talk
Barthélémy Toguo and will be in conversation with Hans Ulrich Obrist on the occasion of Toguo's exhibition Secret Evidence at Robert Grunenberg. For his first solo show in Germany, the Cameroonian artist undertakes 'a critical examination of the globalized present’s political climate, as well as the psychological implications of the human condition'.
Zanele Muholi The Royal Photographic Society Awards

Zanele Muholi has been awarded an Honorary Fellowship at the 2018 Royal Photographic Society Awards and Aperture has received the 2018 Lucie award for 'Book Publisher of the Year' for their work on the artist's latest publication, Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness. Book launches and signings have taken place in New York, Oslo, Paris and Johannesburg and will continue in Cape Town. 

Wim Botha in WWI exhibition

Wim Botha is among 31 artists featured in Damals nicht, jetzt nicht, niemals: not then, not now, never, an exhibition functioning as a mobile memorial of the end of the First World War in 1918. To visibly bear the idea of ​​peace worldwide, it will travel to the UN headquarters in New York City in 2019.

Steven Cohen in various locations

Steven Cohen performs put your heart under your feet... and walk! / to Elu in various locations across France and Switzerland including Le Manège in Reims; Les Subsistances in Lyon; the Gessnerallee Zürich (2019) and the  théâtre Auditorium de Poitiers (2019).

Zanele Muholi at the Prince Claus Fund Gallery 2018

Zanele Muholi features in A Sheet of Paper Can Become a Knife at the Prince Claus Fund Gallery. The exhibition brings together ten contemporary artists who are connected by the struggle against violence.

Pieter Hugo in Wilderness

Pieter Hugo features in Wilderness, a group exhibition at Schirn Kunsthalle exam­i­ning 'tradi­tional images and fictions of wilder­ness in works from 1900 to the present'. 

Edson Chagas Smithsonian African Art Award
Edson Chagas is among those that have been honoured with the African Art Award by the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art. The award recognizes 'dynamic forces in the arts sector representing future opportunities, excellence in futurism and significant investment in the future of the museum field'.
Guy Tillim in Cagliari, Italy

Guy Tillim exhibits Cagliari at Fondazione di Sardegna curated by Marco Delogu. The new body of work was created as Tillim spent a two-week residency in the Italian city and is accompanied by a new publication by Punctum.

Pieter Hugo in Civilization: The Way We Live Now

Pieter Hugo features in Civilization: The Way We Live Now opening the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Seoul, South Korea. Set to travel to Beijing, Melborne and Marseille, the show aims to 'stress the fact that contemporary civilization is an extremely complex collective enterprise.

Zanele Muholi and Serge Alain Nitegeka at NSU Fort Lauderdale

Zanele Muholi and Serge Alain Nitegeka show in Remember to React: 60 Years of Collecting at the NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale. Presented on the occasion of the institution’s 60th anniversary, the show traces the collection’s growth from its origins to today. A new major installation by Nitegeka will be unveiled during the exhibition.

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.

Simphiwe Ndzube at Frans Hals Museum
Simphiwe Ndzube features in Noise! Frans Hals, Otherwise at the Frans Hals Museum. The exhibition looks at Hals' influence on portraiture and 'brings together contemporary artworks that similarly play with and speculate on the genre'.
Pieter Hugo and Viviane Sassen at the 3rd Beijing Photo Biennial

Pieter Hugo and Viviane Sassen feature in the 3rd Beijing Photo Biennial at the CAFA Museum. Titled Confusing Public and Private, this year's biennale forms part of the Special Exhibitions section of the 1st Beizhen International Photography Festival and will also be held at the Culture Industry Center of Beizhen.

various artists in Art21 Season 9

Art21 follows the artistic processes of David Goldblatt, Nicholas Hlobo, Zanele Muholi and Robin Rhode in the Johannesburg episode of Art in the Twenty-First Century. The local premier took place as part of the 2018 Jo'burg Art Fair and screenings continue in various venues globally and online.

Zanele Muholi Women’s Mobile Museum
The Philadelphia Photo Arts Center and Zanele Muholi present the Women’s Mobile Museum, a year-long artist residency, apprenticeship program and exhibition 'that challenges the social and economic barriers of the art world while supporting emerging artists and reaching new audiences'.
Barthélémy Toguo in two-person show at gallery

Barthélémy Toguo exhibits with Soly Cisse at Galerie MAM: Art Contemporain in Cameroon. This collaboration is a continuation of a project first presented at the OFF-section of Dak'art, the 10th Dakar Biennal in 2010.

Portia Zvavahera in Moscow

Portia Zvavahera is included in The Fabric of Felicity at the Garage Museum. Conceptualised as an international project showcasing clothes in art outside the context of the fashion industry, the exhibition seeks to 'undermine stereotypical notions of East and West, Global South and Global North'.

Portia Zvavahera at Zeitz MOCAA

Portia Zvavahera is among 29 artists showing in Five Bhobh – Painting at the End of an Era, a survey of contemporary painting from Zimbabwe, at Zeitz MOCAA. The show looks at how artists have 'manipulated this medium as a way of subtly articulating complex issues, speaking in intricate, allegorical codes'.

Zanele Muholi at Charleston Trust
An exhibition of Zanele Muholi's Faces and Phases series shows at the South Gallery of the Charleston Trust. The show will be accompanied by a screening of Muholi’s documentary, Difficult Love, on the 10th of November.
Mame-Diarra Niang in São Paulo

Mame-Diarra Niang features in sempre, nunca (always, never), an exhibition at the 33rd Bienal de São Paulo, curated by Wura-Natasha Ogunji. Titled Affective Affinities, this year's biennale aims to 'avoid an overarching theme that could prompt pre-established understandings.'

Deborah Poynton at the ICA Indian Ocean
You, Me, There, Here, a solo exhibition of works by Deborah Poynton, opens at the Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean in Mauritius. She will present a lecture titled The Art of Attachment at the MGI School of Fine Arts on 31 August.
Zanele Muholi at Spelman College

Zanele Muholi's Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness exhibition travels to the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art. Curated by Renée Mussai, the show was most recently presented at the New Art Exchange, Nottingham.

Nandipha Mntambo and Serge Alain Nitegeka at UMMA

Nandipha Mntambo and Serge Alain Nitegeka exhibit in Beyond Borders: Global Africa at the University of Michigan Museum of Art. The show 'reflects on this moment by considering how Africa and its artists have been at the center of complex histories of encounter and exchange for centuries'.

Pieter Hugo at the Seattle Art Museum

Pieter Hugo is included in In This Imperfect Present Moment at the Seattle Art Museum. The exhibition combines the work of 15 artists who 'convey vibrant narratives that resonate across global boundaries'.

Portia Zvavahera at Minneapolis Institute of Art

Portia Zvavahera features in The Contested Body at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. This group exhibition approaches the human body 'not as a fixed and stable entity, but rather as a fluid, contested site for the creation of meaning'.