Residencies

 

2020    Urbane Künste Ruhr | Germany

2019     WIELS | Brussels, Belgium

2018     Neo Musangi’s home | Rongai, Kenya

2016     Lamu island | Kenya

2016     Gasworks | London, UK

2015     32° East | Kampala, Uganda

2014     The Bag Factory | Johannesburg, South Africa

2012     Centre for Contemporary Art| Lagos, Nigeria

Biennials

2019    Lofoten International Art Festival |Svolvær, Norway

2019    13th Havana Biennial | Havana, Cuba

2018    Dak’Art – Biennale de l’Art Africain Contemporain | Dakar, Senegal

Awards/Grants

2020     Henrike Grohs Art Award: Shortlisted Artist

2018     Research/Exhibition grant: Goethe Institut, Nairobi

2017     Young Artist Award: Cape Town Art Fair

2016     Barclays L’atelier: Top 10 Finalist Award, Johannesburg

2015     Young Art Fund Award: YAA, Amsterdam

2014     Moving Africa Travel Grant: Goethe Institut, Nairobi

Talks/Presentations

2020      Performing Arts Forum (PAF), Spring Meeting | St Erme, France

2018      Goethe Institut: Panel with Wolfgang Tillmans & James Muriuki | Nairobi, Kenya

2018      Cape Town Art Fair: Panel with Penny Siopis & Hasan Essop | Cape Town, South Africa

2017      Out Film Festival: Panel-The Artist in the quiet revolution | Nairobi, Kenya

Art Fairs

2017/18     Cape Town Art Fair– Cape Town

2017     AKAA Art & Design Fair– Paris

2016/17     1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair– London

2016     FNB Joburg Art Fair– Johannesburg

Study

2019-   How Clouds are Formed (ongoing)

2018     Archives: Joseph Murumbi’s Library

Select Group Exhibitions/Screenings

2019     Screening: Wiels residents+ mentors studio visit- Brussels, Belgium

2019     Screening: SHE DEVIL XI, We Will Survive– Studio Stefania Miscetti, Rome

2019     Screening: Cosmics– N22 Gallery, Bangkok

2018     Geographies of Imagination- SAVVY Contemporary, Berlin

2018     Rencontres Internationales- Cité internationale des arts, Paris & Haus der kulturen der welt, Berlin

2018     New Threads: Investigating process and material- Circle Art Gallery, Nairobi

2017     The New Observatory- Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT)- Liverpool, UK

2017     Disappearance at Sea.mare nostrum- BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art- Gateshead, UK

Performance 

2018     Fossils | Live performance, Rongai

2015     Seer| Live Performance, Nairobi

2015     I Can’t Wait To See You I, II & III| Video performances- Johannesburg, Amsterdam, Kampala

2014     In The Case of Books| Interactive group performances- Nairobi & Kampala

2012     The Dissemination of Information| Two person live performance- CCA, Lagos

Video

2019-     How Clouds are Formed (a set of multiple short videos)

2018     Autopsy

2018     Fossils (a set of 7 short videos)

2017      Black Birds

2017     The Planets, Chapter 32

2016     There Are Worlds Out There They Never Told You About| video & animation

Artist Books

2019     The Address(Book)

2017     Endless white noise

2016     Black on your fingertips

2016     The violent suppression of otherness

2016     This train culminates in Brixton

Other projects/Working groups

2020     The Anthropocene Museum.  A project by Cave Bureau at the invitation of the 2020 Venice Architecture Biennale under the theme;  How Will We Live Together?

2016-2018    Program developer: Out Film Festival– Nairobi

2014     Cast: Bulb, A short Scifi film. 48Hour Film Project- Nairobi