WORKS: Senzeni Marasela – Exhibitions

Exhibitions by/with Senzeni Marasela

Solo exhibitions

2018
Senzeni Marasela, Waiting for Gebane: Dolly Parton. Toffee Gallery, Darling, South Africa
thetoffeegallery.co.za, exhibition catalogue
Online announcements: westcoastwayDorpskoerant

2017

Ijeremani Lam. blank projects, Cape Town, South Africa
Senzeni Marasela Blog / Exhibition views / Text by Thuli Gamedze
Online announcement: 48hours.co.za, artfacts.net, artorcraft.co.za, iol.co.za

 

2012

Covering Sarah, 2005. Linoleum cut print on archival paper.

Covering Sarah. 5 Pieces Gallery
5piecesgallery.com
Online announcement: gallery blog, artslant, artlog

2011

Sarah, Theodora and Senzeni in Johannesburg. Art On Paper, Johannesburg, South Africa

2010

Theodorah, Senzeni, and Sarah I, 2010 (detail). Series: Sarah Baartman Redressed.
Cotton cloth, cotton thread, lace, satin ribbon, 40.6 x 213.4 cm


Senzeni Marasela. Beyond Booty: Covering Sarah Baartman and other Tales. Axis Gallery, New York and New Jersey in association with submerged art, USA
axisgallery.com, exhibition views
Online announcement: artthrob, newarkusa,

2009


Witness. Art on Paper, Johannesburg, South Africa
Online announcement: artonpaper.co.za, artorcraft.co.za


”Oh my God you look like shit. Who let you out of the house looking like that?” Solo performance, Sternersen Museum, Oslo, Norway

JONGA – Look at Me! A Museum of Women, Dolls and Memories. Deveron Arts residency, Huntly, Scotland. [download project report here]
Online announcement: Deveron Arts #1#2
Press coverage of artist project on issuu

2005

Theodorah and Other Women. Art on Paper, Johannesburg, South Africa
Online announcement: artsouthafrica.co.za, artfacts, iol.co.za,

2004


Three Women, Three Voices. Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

2002


Upstream Public Art Project, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2000


Fresh. South African National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

 

Group exhibitions

2019
I am… Contemporary Women Artists of Africa. Smithsonian National African Museum, Washington, USA

2018


Ravelled Threads. Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair. Afronova, Somerset House, London, UK

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair. Pioneer Works, New York, USA

Investec Cape Town Art Fair. Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town, South Africa

2017

Africa. Raccontare un Mondo. PAC, Milano, Italy
Online annoucement: vogue.it, artslife.com

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair. Afronova, Pioneer Works, New York, USA

2016

FIGURE, blank projects. Cape Town, South Africa
blankprojects.com
Online announcement: artthrob, contemporaryand, frieze

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair. Afronova, Somerset House, London, UK

KIN. HANGAR Centro de Investigação Artística, Lisbon, Portugal
[download programme here]

2015

Representations of Otherness and Resistance, Johannes Stegmann Gallery, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
Online announcement: ufs.ac.za,  thejournalist.co.za

2014


Ik Beem Afrikander. Johannesburg, South Africa

Contemporary South African Art Exhibition. Yale University, New Haven, USA

Nomad Bodies. Royal Academy of Fine Art, Antwerp, Belgium – Fried Contemporary, Pretoria, South Africa

2013

Weather Report. University of Potchefstroom, North-West Province, South Africa

Africa curating Africa. ABSA Contemporary, Johannesburg, South Africa, (Travelling Exhibition)

2012

Ongoing: Present Tense: Arts of Contemporary Africa. Newark Museum, New Jersey, US
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Red. 5 Pieces Gallery, Berne, Switzerland

ME1. Fried Contemporary, Pretoria, South Africa
Online announcement: art.co.za

2011

New traditions: Louise McCagg & Senzeni Marasela. collaboration at A.I.R. Gallery, in Association with Axis Gallery and Alma-on-Dobbin, New York, USA
Online announcements:  almaondobbin.orgwww.nyartbeat.com


Impressions from South Africa: Printed Art/1965 to Now. The Paul J. Sachs Prints and Illustrated Books Galleries, MoMA, New York, USA
MOMA website, calendar, (artist list, exhibition views) at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Online announcements: artthrob, Books Live, h-net
Impressions from South Africa: A Conversation with Justice Albie Sachs

2010 – 2013


Translations into Jewelery. Everard Read Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa – Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

2009 – 2011


DARKROOM: South African Photography and New Media 1950 – Present. Virginia Museum of Fine Art, Richmond, USA – Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, USA

2009


Dystopia. Unisa Art Gallery, Pretoria, South Africa – Museum Africa, Johannesburg,
 South Africa – Oliewenhuis Art Museum, Mangaung, Bloemfontein, South Afrifca – Jan Colle Galerij, Ghent, Belgium

Beauty and Pleasure. The Stenersen Museum, Oslo, Norway

Unbounded: New Art for a New Century. Newark Museum, New Jersey, USA

Developing Democracy: A New Focus on South African Photography, Kyle Kauffman, Gallery, New York, USA

2008


Thami Mnyele and Medu Art Ensemble Retrospective Exhibition, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

Black Womanwood: Icons, Images and Ideologies of the African Body. Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA- Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Wellesley, USA – San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, USA
Online announcement: artthrob, artdaily

2007


Jive Soweto. Hector Petersen Museum, Soweto, South Africa

2006


Erase Me from Who I Am. Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain

Ranjith Kally, Senzeni Marasela, Ruth Motau. The Goodman Gallery.
Online announcement: artfacts, artthrob, artorcraft.co.za,

2005


Click. Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

2004

Ten Voices, Ten Years of Democracy. Public Art project of the City of Rome, Italy

Public Private. Auckland Public Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

2003


The Body and the Archive. Artists’ Space, New York, USA

2002

Aids in Africa. Wellesley College, Wellesley, USA

2001

Sample E.C. Gertrude Posel Gallery, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Open House Exhibition, Umea Art Academy, Umea, Sweden

2000


Margins in the Mainstream. Namibian National Gallery, Windhoek, Namibia

Translation/Seduction/Displacement: Post-Conceptual and Photographic Work. South African Artists, White Box, New York, USA
whiteboxnyc.org
Online announcement: artthrob, New York Times


Porträt Afrika. Haus der Kulturen Der Welt, Berlin, Germany

Art Region End of Africa. Listafen Reykjavikur Kjarvalsstadir, Reyjavik, Iceland

1999

Market Photo Workshop Exhibition. Rembrandt van Rijn Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa


Postcards from South Africa. Axis Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa


Truth Veils. Getrude Posel Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

1998


Family Ties. Sandton Civic Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

Democracy’s Images. Bildmusset, Umea, Sweden


Women’s Voices. Mercedes Benz Museum, Stuttgart, Germany

1997


Not Quite a Christmas Exhibition. Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

Martienseen Prize Exhibition. Getrude Posel Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

 

Biennials

2015

Johannesburg Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale.
Online announcement: Mail & Guardianwriting in relation

2005

Beijing Biennale, South African Representative. Beijing, China