Berlin - Exhibition

Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama


29 Apr 201717 Jun 2017

Known for her series “Faces and Phases”, Zanele Muholi is presenting the new series “Somnyama Ngonyama” (Zulu for: hail the black lioness), in which she stages herself in multiple identities for the camera. After stops in the Stevenson Gallery in Cape Town and the Luma Foundation in Arles, these works can be seen for the first time in Germany.

Zanele Muholi (born 1972 in Umlazi, Durban) lives and works in Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Zanele Muholi, Zanele Muholi, "Bakhambile, Parktown", 2016. Courtesy the artist, Wentrup, Berlin; Stevenson, Cape Town/Johannesburg and Yancey Richardson, New York

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Special Events

Destination: Berlin
Where: WNTRP
Type: Opening
Admission: Free

Opening during Gallery Weekend Berlin

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