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Kendell Geers on group show at CENTRALE, Brussels

Kendell Geers takes part in a group exhibition, BXL Universel, at CENTRALE for contemporary art in Brussels (14 June – 3 September). Through archive documents, films, photographs and other work by artists who live there, the show presents a subjective portrait of the bustling city that is the Belgian capital. On exhibition is one of Geers’ polymorphic installations, which captures the diversity and uniqueness of the city.

Kendell Geers speaks at African Art Forum in Venice

At the African Art Forum in Venice, Geers presents a lecture on the topic of “Artists’ Projects Beyond Their Practice” (10 May). Aimed at stimulating discussion on improving the infrastructure for the promotion of the arts in Africa, the forum and its discussion panels form part of the 57th La Biennale di Venezia.

Various artists on NSK State Pavilion at Venice Biennale

mounir fatmi, Candice Breitz, Oliver Chanarin and Kendell Geers are included in the NSK State-in-Time Pavilion (11 May – 15 July) at Palazzo Ca’tron, which takes place in the context of the 57th La Biennale di Venezia. Organised by NSK State in Time, it stands as an independent pavilion that will seek to redefine the idea of the state, and rethink what a contemporary state can be. It critically examines the issues that most trouble geopolitical states of today – migration, citizenship, history and identity, particularly as they relate to current-day Europe.

Geers and Kentridge on Milan group show

Kendell Geers’ and William Kentridge’s work is included in Il Cacciatore Bianco/The White Hunter: African Memories and representations at FM Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea in Milan (31 March – 3 June). The exhibition looks at the representation and reconstruction of memory and African contemporary reality through works from Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain and from major Italian collections and archive material on Italian colonial history.


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  • Solo exhibitions

    Kendell Geers / AniMystikAktivist / 2014

    Kendell Geers / Songs of Innocence and of Experience / 2012

    Kendell Geers/Third World Disorder

    Group exhibitions

    South-South: Let me begin again

    Summer Show / 2016

    New Revolutions: Goodman Gallery at 50

    New Revolutions: Goodman Gallery at 50

    Edge of Silence / 2015

    The Poetry In Between: South-South / 2015

    C-16 / 2013

    Advance/...Notice / 2012

    Summer Show / 2012

    Eat Me / 2011

    Winter Show / Cape Town / 2010

    In Other Words

    Winter Show / Joburg / 2010

  • Biography

    Solo Exhibitions

    Group Exhibitions

    Teaching, Lectureships and Workshop

    Academic Record and Residencies

    Collections

    Selected Articles and Reviews

    Publications


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  • Videos

    AniMystikAKtivist

    Resistance Movement Performance

  • Press for Kendell Geers

    Kendell Geers / Cool Hunting / December 2015

    Miami Art Week 2015 in Words (2.3 MB)

    SP-Arte / Folha de S.Paulo / Brazil / 3 April 2015

    Equal in inequality, Brazil and South Africa lock dialogue in SP-Arte By Silas Marti (769.7 KB)

    The Poetry In Between: South-South / City Press / South Africa / 15 February 2015

    Art review – The geopolitical trash By Nadine Botha (76.8 KB)

    Silence talks with a powerful voice / Mail and Guardian / South Africa / 13 August 2015

    Silence talks with a powerful voice By BONGANI KONA (1.8 MB)

    Kendell Geers / Art South Africa / South Africa / 3 March 2015

    AniMystikAktivist By Andrew Lamprecht (480.7 KB)

    Kendell Geers / Sunday Times / South Africa / 1 March 2015

    Shifting Geers; This once-shocking conceptual artists is now producing high-end designer furniture - and watercolours. Shivers. By Sean O'Toole (227.7 KB)

    Geers Kendell / Times Live / South Africa / 24 February 2015

    Change Geers: Q and A with Kendell Geers on design that defies the mould By Andrea Nagel (178.6 KB)

    Kendell Geers / Business Day Live / South Africa / 8 January 2015

    Gentrified suburb plays host to confrontational exhibition By Chris Thurman (90.4 KB)

    Kendell Geers / Netwerk 24 / South Africa / 23 December 2014

    Kendell Geers: Kuns vir hom nog 'n wapen By Laetitia Pople (305.1 KB)

    Kendell Geers / Art Dependence Magazine / New York / 1 October 2014

    Make art, like love Interview with Kendell Geers by Anna Savitskaya (1.1 MB)

    Kendell Geers / Art South Africa / South Africa / September 2014

    In Conversation: Kendell Geers by Art South Africa (229.9 KB)

    Kendell Geers / Between 10 and 5 / South Africa / 22 August 2014

    FNB Joburg Art Fair: Kendell Geers by Lyla Leman (1.4 MB)

    Kendell Geers / City Press / South Africa / 27 July 2014

    Fine China for Charity by Percy Mabandu (234.8 KB)

    Kendell Geers / Aishti Magazine / June/July 2010

    High Art: Global Perspective (557.5 KB)

    Kendell Geers / ArtThrob / South Africa / July 2010

    Review of Third World Disorder by Sue Williamson (828.6 KB)

    Kendell Geers / Mail & Guardian / Johannesburg / 25 June 2010

    Lost in frustration by Miles Keylock (2.4 MB)

    Kendell Geers / Mail & Guardian / Johannesburg / June 2010

    With love from Kendell Geers (1.4 MB)

    Kendell Geers / Sunday Times / South Africa / 6 June 2010

    Still edgy after all these years by Karen Rutter (287.1 KB)