Mustafa Maluka

Born in 1976, Cape Town, South Africa
Lives and works in Finland
 


Solo exhibitions

2017     
Chiasmus, Zidoun-Bossuyt Gallery, Luxembourg

2015     
Disembedded, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen

2013     
Structural Disbelief : an imposition, Zidoun Gallery, Luxembourg
Normative Positionning, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin, Germany

2012     
Dialectical Continuum, Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva, Switzerland

2011    
Cognitive Ruptures: Imagined Communities and the Multiculturalism of Fear, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin, Germany
Identity Loss Syndrome, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Art Dubai, UAE

2010    
Discourse in Translation: a pragmadialectical analysis, Mikael Andersen, Copenagen, Denmark

2009     
A Place so Foreign, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, USA
The Rhetoric of Sincerity / The Sincerity of Rhetoric, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva, Switzerland

2008     
The Message, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin, Germany

2007     
Reflexive Indices: a phenomenological study, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva, Switzerland
The Interview (a transcript), Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2005     
Accented Living: a rough guide, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2002     
Bad for Your Health/Wrong Colour, Virtual Museum of Contemporary African Art
The Realness, Galerie Tanya Rumpff, Haarlem, The Netherlands

2001     
Hard Living (an ethnomethodological approach), De Ateliers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2000     
Maluka 2000, de Twee Wezen, Enkhuizen, The Netherlands
 


Group exhibitions

2019     
GMA XXX AAR, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2018     
About Face, Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
Both, and, Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

2016     
Summer show, Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva, Switzerland

2015     
You Love Me, You Love Me Not, Municipal Gallery, Porto, Portugal
Us Is Them, Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH, USA

2014     
African Contempoary Art, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen
Ici l’Afrique/Here Africa, Château de Penthes, Geneva, Switzerland

2013     
ArtGenève13 Art Fair, Galerie Sébastien Bertrand, Geneva, Switzerland

2012     
Flying, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2010     
Hope-a-Holic, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, New York, USA

2008     
Common Affairs, the Steirischer Herbst festival in Graz, Austria
World Histories, Des Moines Art Centre, Iowa, USA
Flow, the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, USA

2007     
Summer 2007/8, Michael Stevenson , Cape Town, South Africa
In Your Face, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva

2006     
South African art now, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa
São Paulo Biena, São Paulo, Brazil
Artists at Glenfiddich 06, The Glenfiddich Distillery, Dufftown, Scotland
Nie Meer, De Warande, Turnhout, Belgium
New Painting, KZNSA Gallery, Durban; Unisa Gallery, Pretoria; Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
De Grote Oversteek, Stedelijk Museum Zwolle, Zwolle, The Netherlands
Personal Affects: Power and poetics in contemporary South African art, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Chimaera, Tenri Cultural Institute, New York, USA

 

Bibliography

2010     
The South African artist is a citizen of the world, transnational in his own words Vogue Italia, April
Mustafa Maluka, Prodigal Son, One Small Seed Magazine, Issue 08
Sarah Valdez, Art in America, Review, January

2009      
Sue Williamson, South African Art Now, Ed. Collins
Laura Hoptman, The Younger than Jesus Artist Directory, Ed. Phaidon
200 top collectors, ARTnews, Summer 2009

2008      
Holland Cotter, Art Review: Flow, The New York Times, 4/4
Lauren Schuker, Out Of Africa, Wall Street Journal, 28/4
Common Affairs, exhibition catalogue, the Steirischer Herbst festival in Graz, Austria
Flow, exhibition catalogue, Studio Museum Harlem