Meet Our Curators

Nkule Mabaso and

Nomusa Makhubu

The South African Pavilion at the La Biennale Di Venezia’s theme, The Stronger We Become, tackles social justice exploring themes of social, political and economic resilience inherent in our complex history.

Meet Our Artists

Mawande Ka Zenzele

Meet Mawande Ka Zenzile who will be exhibiting under the South African Pavilion‘s theme #TheStrongerWeBecome.

Tracy Rose

We are also looking forward to seeing Tracy Rose’s work who will be exhibiting under the South African Pavilion‘s theme #TheStrongerWeBecome.

The Roundtable Discussion

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

The representation of Strength and Resilience.
#TheStrongerWeBecome RoundTable Discussion for the South African Pavilion. Award winning Journalist Percy Mabandu sat down with the curators of the South African Pavilion Nkule Mabaso and Nomusa Makhubu, featured Artists Tracey Rose and Mawande Ka Zenzile and the DG of @artsandculture Vusumuzi Mkhize to unpack South Africa’s participation at 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale Di Venezia.

#BiennaleArte2019
#TheStrongerWeBecome
#MayWeLiveInInterestingTimes

From the Director General

A message from @artsandculture DG Mkhize, with a little over 2 weeks to go before the start of the
#BiennaleArte2019
#TheStrongerWeBecome

Press Release

South African Pavilion Opens at the 58th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia

The intimate official opening launch of the South African Pavilion at 58th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia brought South Africans and the international art fraternity together under one roof on Thursday 09 May 2019.  The opening launch was...

58esima Biennale Di Venezia, Arsenale, Venice, Italy

11 Maggio - 24 Novembre 2019 Curatori: Nkule Mabaso and Nomusa Makhubu Artisti: Dineo Seshee Bopape, Tracey Rose, Mawande Ka Zenzile  Il Sud Africa si prepara per la 58esima edizione della Biennale di Venezia (esibizione internsazionale di arte )  Forza e tenacia...

South Africa Announces Curators for LA Biennale Di Venezia

The South African Department of Arts and Culture has appointed Nkule Mabaso and Nomusa Makhubu of Natal Collective to curate The South African Pavilion at the 58th International Art Exhibition. The South African Pavilion will showcase works by the artists Dineo Seshee...

58th La Biennale Di Venezia, Sale D’Armi, Arsenale, Venice, Italy

11 May to 24 November 2019 Curators: Nkule Mabaso and Nomusa Makhubu Artists: Dineo Seshee Bopape, Tracey Rose, Mawande Ka Zenzile South Africa gets ready for the 58th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia Strength and resilience will come into sharp...

The South African Pavilion
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#TheStrongerWeBecome.