short biography

Zanele Muholi (b. 1972 Umlazi / South Africa), based in Johannesburg, is a photographer and activist for the rights of homosexuals. She co-founded the Forum for Empowerment of Women (FEW) in 2002, and in 2009 founded Inkanyiso, a forum for queer and visual (activist) media. Muholi studied Advanced Photography at the Market Photo Workshop in Newtown, Johannesburg, and Documentary Media at Ryerson University, Toronto. She is an Honorary Professor at the University of the Arts/Hochschule für Künste Bremen.
In 2019 she will participate at the 58. Venice Biennale.

show more show less


group exhibition

Face it!

29. Jun 2019 29. Sep 2019

group exhibition

Biennale of Sydney 2020

14. Mar 2020 08. Jun 2020

group exhibition

MASK - The Art of Transformation

30. May 2019 25. Aug 2019

group exhibition

Kiss My Genders

12. Jun 2019 08. Sep 2019

group exhibition

58. Venice Biennale 2019

11. May 2019 24. Nov 2019