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Title Description
March 2016

Participated in exhibition. Jan Celliers. Artspace. JHB.

November 2015

Participated in exhibition. Artists Proof Studio, Absa Gallery. Hand made paper artworks and prints from the series The Other Side. 

October 2013

Group exhibition We Love Mandela at Africa House, Trafalgar Square, London.  Exhibited also in Cape Town at the V&A and in December 2014, the exhibition We Love Mandela : In Memoriam was held at the Welz Studio, Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton.

June 2013

Exhibited solo at WAM (Wits Art Museum). South African Taxi Hand Signs: Symbolic Landscapes Of Public Culture.

June 2013

Graduated with a Doctor of Philosophy at the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS) in Johannesburg.

July 2012

Participated in Mandela @ 94 _ z _a. Curator Natalie Knight. Origins Museum Wits University. Towards Mandela series. Johannesburg. 

August 2011

 Participated in an International Experiential Exhibition, New Town Dialogue In The Dark

July 2011 - November 2011

Participated in a group exhibition entitled Talk to Me at the MoMa (Museum Of Modern Art) in New York. Taxi hand signs: Shape lingo for Blind people.

29 January 2010

South African Post Office launch at the Standard Bank Art Gallery of “Taxi hand signs” 2010 South African National Commemorative Stamp. Simultaneous launch of Taxi hand sign booklet and Taxi hand sign-based taxi route map.

8 November 2009

Participated in exhibition at Kievetskroon. Artspace, Parktown.

30 September 2009

Museum Africa: launch of Taxi hand sign Book for the Blind. A Tactile shape language designed for blind people to read the taxi hand signs.

November 2008

Jacob’s Ladder exhibition at The Art Space, Johannesburg.

August 2008

Participated in exhibition at Thompson Galley.

July 2008

Participant in an art exhibition Mandela @ 90 at the South African Constitutional Court in Johannesburg for Nelson Mandela’s 90th birthday.

July 2007

The first edition of Taxi Hand Signs is published!

February 2006

Exhibited Woman of Worth mural at the Mason Murer gallery, Atlanta G.A.

Feburary 2006

Woman of Worth Mural on exhibition at the Mason Murer gallery in Atlanta G.A.

November 2005

Exhibited charcoal drawings War and Sport, Atlanta.G.A.

November 2005

Charcoal drawings War and Sport exhibited in the ………gallery in Atlanta.G.A.

November 2004

Exhibited Table of Contents at Oppitafel 111 at The Art Space, Johannesburg

November 2004

Exhibited sculpture with shadow entitled “Table of contents” in an exhibition “Oppitafel” 111 at The Art Space in Johannesburg.

November 2003

Exhibited with Fellows of the Ampersand Foundation Award, at Warren Siebrit’s Modern and Contemporary Gallery, Johannesburg

November 2003

Exhibited “Mapping Generations” with fellows of the Ampersand Foundation Award, at the Warren Siebrit’ Modern and Contemporary Gallery in Johannesburg.

August 2002

Awarded Best Presentation for a Research Project by the TWR, Johannesburg.

May 2002

Completed the degree of Master of Technology in Fine Arts, cum laude, at the Technicon Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

February 2001

Exhibited in Apartheid and Today, Kennesaw State University, during its Year of South Africa, Atlanta

February 2000

Exhibited Is this your Face? No! It is the Face of your Mother and Father with recipients of the Ampersand Foundation Award (residency in New York) at the Civic Art Gallery, Johannesburg

Feburary 2000

Completed a sculpture commission for law firm Edward Nathan and Friedland

15 October 1999 - 15 November 1999

Created, with two architects Cawood and Levin, the Mobile City sculpture for ABSA Towers North building, Johannesburg

August 1998

Fellowship through the Ampersand Foundation of SA, in New York

14 July 1998 – 4 August 1998

Exhibited in Buttons, Civic Art Gallery, Johannesburg

13 November 1997 - 13 February 1998

Solo exhibition of the Healing installation and Art Books in Museum Africa, Johannesburg 

13 October 1997 - 13 November 1997

Solo exhibition in the Carlton Centre in collaboration with The New Housing Company, Johannesburg

October 1997

Exhibited resin art works Towards Mandela in the Bannister Art Gallery of Rhode Island College, New York

27 September 1997 - November 1997

Exhibited in Fifty Stories, at the top of the Carlton, Biennale fringe exhibition, Johannesburg.

14 August 1997 - 15 October 1997

Exhibited Realm Between Realms, Histories Between Histories, at B’nai B’rith Klutznic National Jewish Museum, in Washington DC

14 August 1997 - 15 October 1997

Exhibited in Lifetimes: South African Art in Munich, Germany

7 November 1996–January 1997

Exhibition Condition/Response at Simmons Visual Arts Center of Bernau University, Atlanta

13 November 1996 - 13 January 1997

Solo exhibition, Towards Mandela, King Plow Art Center, Atlanta

12 April 1996-7 June 1996

Project Director of South African Art to Atlanta: Common & Uncommon Ground  in the City Gallery East (Atlanta Bureau of Cultural Affairs) during the Cultural Olympiad, 1996 Centennial Olympic Games, Atlanta.

July 1994

Exhibition, Metropolitan Life Gallery, Cape Town.

March 1994

Solo exhibition, Sanlam Bellville Art Gallery, Cape Town.

February 1994

Exhibition at theatre performance Mayibuye i Africa Atlanta USA

October 1992

Solo exhibition Hostel Crisis at Carter Presidential Center, Atlanta

September 1992

Exhibited at Newtown Gallery, Springs Arts Festival, Johannesburg

July 1992

Solo exhibition, Crisis, Karen McKerron Gallery,  Johannesburg