Billie Zangewa

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Exhibitions

SOLO SHOWS

2010
Black Line, Afronova, Johannesburg, South Africa
Solo Project, ARCO international contemporary art fair, Madrid, Spain

2009
101 Tokyo International Contemporary Art Fair, Afronova, Tokyo, Japan

2008
Stitch by stitch, Afronova, Johannesburg, South Africa
Fragments, Johann Levy Gallery, Paris, France

2007
Silk Tapestries, Afronova, Johannesburg, South Africa

2005
Hot in the City, Gerard Sekoto Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

2004
L’Atelier Award exhibition, winner of the Gerard Sekoto Award, Absa Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

2003
Handbags, Merely Mortal, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Fashion Design, Design District, Johannesburg, South Africa

1997
With a series Gestures, Alliance Française, Gaborone, Botswana

GROUP SHOWS

2015 – 2016
Body Talk: Feminism, Sexuality and the Body in the Work of Six African Women Artists, WIELS, Brussels, Belgium – Lunds Konstall, Lund, Sweden – 49 Nord 6 Est, Fonds régional d’art contemporain de Lorraine

2015
1:54 African Contemporary Art Fair, Afronova, Somerset House, London, UK
Africa: architecture, culture and identity, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Danemark
1:54 African Contemporary Art Fair, Afronova, Pioneer Works, New York, USA
African Odysseys, Le Brass Cultural Centre of Forest, Belgium
Making Africa. A Continent of Contemporary Design, Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, Germany

2014
1:54 African Contemporary Art Fair, Afronova, Somerset House, London, UK
Fiac Officielle, Magnin-A, Cité de la Mode et du Design, Paris France

2013
My Joburg, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Dresden, Germany
My Joburg, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France

2012 – 2013
The progress of Love, The Menil Collection, Houston, Texas, USA

2012
Hollandaise, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2011
Celebrating 20 artists, MDIS, Johannesburg, South Africa
En toute innocence, subtilités du corps, IF Gallery, Paris, France
Marakesh Art Fair, Palace Es Saadi, Marakesh, Morocco

2010
Space, Museum Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa
Paris+Guests, Art Paris, Grand Palais, Paris, France
Transformations, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

2008
Re/Presentaciones: Ellas, Casa Africa, Las Palmas, Canary Island
Vibrant exposure, Amaridian Gallery, New York, USA

2007
Afronism, Afronova, Johannesburg, South Africa
Social Fabric, Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

2006
Nie Meer, De Warande Kunsthalle, Turnhout, Belgium
Dak’Art, African contemporary art Biennale, Dakar, Senegal

2005
Black Fine Art Show, Galerie Intemporel, New York, USA

2004
Brett Kebble Art Award exhibition, Cape Town Convention Centre, South Africa
Aardklop Festival, Absa top ten, Potchefstroom, South Africa
A South African group exhibition, Pujol-sur-Dordogne, France

2003
Playtime Festival, Johannesburg, South Africa

2001
Group show, Spark! Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

1999
Printwork, Rhodes University retrospective, Albany Museum, Grahamstown, South Africa

1997
Artists in Botswana, National Gallery of Botswana

1996
Group show, Gallery Anne, Gaborone, Botswana

Publications

body talk
BODY TALK
192 pages, 17 x 24 cm, softcover
English / French (+ Dutch supplement upon request)
Published by: RAW Material Company, WIELS, Lunds konsthall, 49 Nord 6 Est – Frac Lorraine & Motto Books
2015
africa
AFRICA: ARCHITECTURE, CULTURE AND IDENTITY
264 pages, 24x33cm, paperback
English and Danish
Published by Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
2015
making-africa
MAKING AFRICA
352 pages, 24x33cm, paperback
English and German
Published by Vitra Design Museum
2015
protocollum
PRŌTOCOLLUM 2014/15
240 pages, 21×26 cm, softcover
English
Published by Dickersbach Kunstverlag
October 2014
progress of love
THE PROGRESS OF LOVE
185 pages, 23.2 x 28.7 cm, hardcover
English
Published by Yale University Press
February 2013
hollandaise
HOLLANDAISE
127 pages,  24x17cm, paperback
English and French
Published by Raw Material Company and SMBA
2013
my joburg
MY JOBURG
255 pages, 24x14cm, softcover
French and English
Published by Fage
2013
africultures
L’ART AU FEMININ: APPROCHES CONTEMPORAINES
Africultures N°8
180 pages, 24x16cm, paperback
French
Published L’Harmattan
June 2011
edition de l oeil
BILLIE ZANGEWA / PLASTICIENNE
Les carnets de la création
24 pages, 12x17cm, softcover
French
Published by Les éditions de l’Oeil
September 2009
hot
HOT IN THE CITY
42 pages, 18x18cm , softcover
English
Published by Afronova

Press

Bodies Speaking: A Generation of Feminist Artists, Contemporary And, August 2015

The 10 Most Crazy/Beautiful Art Happenings This Most Wild Of Frieze Weekends, huffintonpost.com, May 2015

Making the Rounds at 1:54, NYC’s Newest Art Fair, with Trevor Schoonmaker, Art in America, May 2015

A Contemporary African Art Fair Arrives in New York, hyperallergic.com, May 2015

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair New York, CULTURED, May 2015

1:54 The New Face of African Art in North America? anotherafrica.com, May 2015

Naked Truths and Trials of the Black Body, IAM Intense Art Magazine, April 2015

L’Afrique à bras-le-corps à Bruxelles, le Quotidien de l’Art, April 2015 (French)

African Odysseys, exhibition journal, BRASS Brussels, April 2015

Body Talk, l’art des féminismes en Afrique, Le Monde.fr, February 2015

Six artistes africaines féministes font parler le corps des femmes, Al Huffinton Post, February 2015 (french)

1:54 FORUM 2014: Christine Eyene in Conversation with Billie Zangewa and Marcia Kure, 1:54 African Contemporary Art Fair, October 2014 (video)

Creative Women: Billie Zangewa, between 10 and 5, August 2014

The Creative Showcase: Exploring the female gaze by Billie Zangewa, Mail and Guardian, August 2014

Billie Zangewa’s silkscapes capture Africa’s urban vibe, Play Your Part, August 2014

Un été sous le signe des arts, Paris Match, August 2013

Billie Zangewa, quintessence de la beauté africaine, Africultures, September 2011 (French)

Billie Zangewa, African Success, May 2011

The Fabric of Life, Times Live, October 2010

Space Art Billie Zangewa, Top Billing, South African TV programme, May 2010 (video)

Re/presentaciones, Antena 3 TV, Spanish TV programme, December 2008 (video)