Misheck Masamvu


Gallery News for Misheck Masamvu

Misheck Masamvu’s 'Taxi' included on the Braunsfelder Family Collection's latest group show in Cologne

Misheck Masamvu is currently on a group exhibition hosted by the Braunsfelder Family Collection in Cologne, Germany, which features work by a group of contemporary artists originating from Europe and Africa (until 26 August). Titled Jeepers Creepers, the exhibition brings together artists who interrogate their environment, questioning whether this can result in the creation of a constructive dialogue?

Misheck Masamvu’s book on exhibition at the African Book Fair

A book created by Misheck Masamvu, created whilst on his residency at Cite des Arts, features on a group exhibition, Make it yourself, at the African Book Fair in Dakar (3 – 6 May). The exhibition questions the form, support and content of the book as a space conducive to the creation of a work of art.

Misheck Masamvu on sustainable art industries in Africa

As part of the Talks Programme at the 2018 edition of the Investec Cape Town Art Fair, Misheck Masamvu shares his views – alongside Ruzy Rusike, Meskerem Assegued and Hildegard Titus – on the role that non-profit organisations and artists collectives play in expanding arts industries throughout the African continent (17 February). Under the title ‘Building Sustainable Art Industries’, the conversation – moderated by Molemo Moiloa (director of Visual Arts Network of South Africa) – addresses the importance of these organizations to the development of young artists and the broader visual arts landscape in Africa.

Various artists on inaugural group show at Zeitz MOCAA

Nine Goodman Gallery artists – Ghada Amer, Hasan and Husain Essop, Kendell Geers, Samson Kambalu, William Kentridge, Liza Lou, Misheck Masamvu, Yinka Shonibare MBE and Hank Willis Thomas – are included on the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA) inaugural exhibition,_ All things being equal…_, in Cape Town (22 September – 19 February). The launch of Zeitz MOCAA marks the opening of the first major museum in Africa dedicated to contemporary art. This show is the first in the museum’s initiative to host international exhibitions, while developing educational and enrichment programmes, encouraging intercultural understanding and facilitating access for all.

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  • Solo exhibitions

    Misheck Masamvu / Still Still / 2016

    Misheck Masamvu / Still / 2016

    Group exhibitions

    In Context / this past was waiting for me / 2018

    Narrative Means / 2018

    In Context: Where We Are

    New Revolutions: Goodman Gallery at 50

    [Working Title] / 2013

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    Group Exhibitions

    Academic Record and Residencies


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  • Press for Misheck Masamvu

    Misheck Masamvu / Between 10 and 5 / October 2016

    Painting pictures of catharsis, by Layla Leiman (3.5 MB)

    Misheck Masamvu / Weekend Argus / September 2016

    Nothing stills his fierce talent by Michael Morris (371.9 KB)