Cummer Museum presented ZANELE MUHOLI: SOMNYAMA NGONYAMA, HAIL THE DARK LIONESS April 15, 2021 – June 20, 2021. Zanele Muholi discusses her art projects which are her visual activism.
Video (6:55): Zanele Muholi – ‘In My World, Every Human is Beautiful’. Zanele talk about her creative practice and her LGBTQ activism using images to bring about change in a queerphobic world by presenting people who are not represented and excluded from the art canon.
Video (15:37): Paris Photo’s interview with Zanele Muholi. Muholi is a South African visual activist and photographer. For over a decade she has documented black lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people’s lives in various townships in South Africa.
Video (3:52): Art21, episode #263: Visual activist Zanele Muholi explains the impetus behind creating what they call “mobile studios” to photograph members of the LGBTI community in South Africa
Video (1:07:54): lecture/artist talk – Zanelel Muholi, Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Princeton University Art Museum.
Video (3:44): queer feminist artist Zanele Muholi talks about her creative practice and her political art works. “The aim of this series is to undo racism in the media, in mainstream spaces.” – Zanele Muholi
Exhibition: ‘Zanele Muholi’, August 27 – November 30, 2019 at the Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean.
Queer Forms, September 10 – December 7, 2019 at Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, USA features works by more than 100 queer artists.
Zanele Muholi & Lindeka Qampi: Limise, August 8 – September 7, 2019 at Sakhile&Me® Frankfurt, Germany.
Anna McNay (UK) and Birthe Havmoeller (DK) have compiled a summer list of exhibitions by lesbian, bisexual and queer feminist artists which you must see!
South African visual activist Zanele Muholi talks about her 2017 exhibition Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness which was turned into a monograph last year.
The Fourth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale runs until March 29, 2019 in South India.
Video (9:16): James Cockroft unboxes the book ‘Somnyama Ngonyama: Hail the Dark Lioness’ by queer photographer Zanele Muholi.
Video (2:17): Zanele Muholi presents ‘Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness’ (Aperture, 2018).
Feminine Moments’ bibliography – art books by South African photographer and queer feminist activist Zanele Muholi.
Zanele Muholi, November 2 – December 9, 2017, YANCEY RICHARDSON, 525 WEST 22ND STREET NEW YORK, NY, USA.
“I document for the world to know of our existence” is the mission and driving force that has seen Zanele Muholi continue to produce images that command attention.
Faces and Phases September 15 – October 14, 2016.
Stevenson Gallery, 62 Juta Street Braamfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Muholi’s artist statement reads, “Somnyama Ngonyama can be translated to ‘Hail, the Dark Lioness.’
Exhibition in Arles, France July 4 – September 25, 2016: SYSTEMATICALLY OPEN? — New Forms for Contemporary Image Production explores new structures for the presentation of the photographic image.