Selected group exhibitions

Whisper, Umhlabathi Collective, Johannesburg, 2023

Ukuzilanda, Homegoing: Ernest Cole, Lindokuhle Sobekwa, Mikhael Subotzky, Cromwell Place, London, 2023

The BMW Art Generation, Arts On Main, Johannesburg,2023

Jetzt: Magnum Photos, Reinbeckhallen, Berlin, 2022

Photo Book! Photo-Book! Photobook!, A4 Arts Foundation, Cape Town, 2022

From Moment to Movement: Picturing Protest in the Kramlich Collection, The Manetti Shrem Museum, California, 2022

Masculinities: Liberation through Photography, FOMU, Antwerp, 2021-2022

Images of Disability, Hood Museum of Art, New Hampshire, 2021

The Africa seen by its photographers from Malick Sidibé to nowadays, Mohammed VI Museum, Rabat, 2021 - 2022

Silence calling from one continent to another, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, 2021

B3 Biennial of the Moving Image 2021, MyZeil, Frankfurt, 2021

Close Contact, AGSA, Adelaide

Masculinities: Liberation through Photography, LUMA, Arles, 2021

Did you ever think there would come a time?, Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, 2020 - 2021

Witness: Afro Perspectives from the Jorge M. Pérez Collection, El Espacio 23, Miami, 2020 - 2021

Global(e) Resistance, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2020 - 2021

Masculinities: Liberation through Photography, Gropius Bau, Berlin, 2020

PHOTOBIENNALE 2020 - Certain Disorder, Works from the Antoine De Galbert Collection, Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow, 2020

TALL SHIPS: A SHORT mikhael subotzky STORY, Online viewing room, Goodman Gallery, 2020

Intimacy and Resistance: An intergenerational dialogue on photobooks from South Africa with additions from Sub-Sahara Africa, Photobook Week Aarhus, Aarhus, 2020

Masculinities: Liberation through Photography, Barbican Centre, London, 2020

Crossing Night: Regional Identities x Global Context, MOCAD, Detroit, 2019 - 2020

Time for Change: Art and Social Unrest in the Jorge M. Pérez Collection, El Spacio 23, Florida, 2019

Highly Personal: South African Artists and Their HandPrint Portraits, Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, 2019

I’ve grown roses in this garden of mine, Goodman Gallery, London, 2019

Inheritance: Recent Video Art from Africa, Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles, 2019

The Wretched of the Screen, Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, 2019

In This Imperfect Present Moment, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, 2019

Recent Histories - Contemporary African Photography and Video Art from The Walther Collection, Huis Marseille, Amsterdam, 2018-2019

Borders, James Cohan Gallery, New York, 2019

Conversas em Gondwana, Centro Cultural São Paulo, São Paulo, 2019

Ex Africa, CCBB, Brasília, 2018

Players - PHotoESPAÑA 2018, Espacio Foundation Telefónica, Madrid, 2018

Ex Africa, CCBB, São Paulo, 2018

Unlimited - Art Basel 2018, Messe Basel, Basel 2018

Magnum Manifesto: Guardare il mondo e raccontarlo in fotografia, Museo dell’Ara Pacis, Rome, 2018

Photo London 2018, Somerset House, London, 2018

Please come back: El món com a presó?, Institut Valencià d’Art Modern, Valencia 2017 - 2018

Ex Africa, CCBB, Rio de Janeiro, 2018

Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, 2017 - 2018

Ex Africa, CCBB, Belo Horizonte, 2017

Up to Now. Fabrica Photography, Fabrica, Reggio Emilia, Treviso, 2017

Magnum Manifesto, International Center of Photography - ICP, New York, 2017

Please come back. The world as a prison?, MAXXI - Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo, Rome, 2017

In Context: Africans in America, Goodman Gallery Johannesburg and Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, 2016

Off the Wall: An 80th Celebration with Linda Givon, Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg, 2016

For Freedoms, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, 2016

A Place in Time, Nirox, Johannesburg, 2016

Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, 2015 - 2016

After Eden: Photography from the Walther Collection, La Maison Rouge, Paris, 2015/2016

56th Venice Biennale: All the World’s Futures, 2015

The Memory of Time: Contemporary Photographs at the National Gallery of Art, 2015

Deutsche Börse: Photography Prize 2015, The Photographers’ Gallery, London

Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design, Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, 2015

The Poetry In Between: South-South / 2015, Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, 2015

Other People’s Memories, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, 2015

Junge Sammlungen 02, Museum für moderne Kunst, Weserburg, 2014

Destini/Storie/Vite, Fondazione Fotografia Modena, La Spezia, 2014

In Context: The Portrait in Contemporary Photographic Practice, Wellin Museum of Art, 2014

Art Unlimited, Basel, 2014

Le Mur, La Maison Rouge, Paris, 2014

4/30: Goodman Gallery and the Standard Bank Young Artist Award, National Arts Festival, Grahamstown, 2014

Contemporary Art from South Africa, State University of North Carolina Museum Appalachia, 2014

Contemporary Art / South Africa, Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, 2014

In Context: The Portrait in Contemporary Photographic Practice, Wellin Museum of Art, New York, 2014

Public Intimacy: Art and Other Ordinary Acts in South Africa, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts / San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, 2014

Apartheid and After, Huis Marseille Museum voor Fotografie, Amsterdam, 2014

Surfacing, Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, 2014

Vos Rêves Nous Dérangent, Parc de la Villette, Paris, 2013

Rencontres Picha Biennale de Lubumbashi, Lubumbashi, 2013

This House in Nouvelles Vagues, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, 2013

My Jo’burg, La Maison Rouge, Paris, 2013

Magnum Contact Sheets, Forte Di Bard, 2013

Structures, Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, 2013

Expo 1: Dark Optimism, MoMA PS1, New York, 2013

A Different Kind of Order, Triennial at the International Center of Photography Triennial, New York, 2013

Earth Matters, Smithsonian, Washington, 2013

Concrete - Photography and Architecture, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, 2013

The Unexpected Guest, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, 2012

Out of Focus: Photography, The Saatchi Gallery, London, 2012

Photobiennale-2012, Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow, 2012

The 6th Curitiba Biennial, Curitiba, Brazil, 2011

Highrise – Idea and Reality, The Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, Switzerland, 2011

Arles Discovery Award Exhibition, Arles, 2011

Appropriated Landscapes, The Walther Collection in Neu Ulm/Burlafingen, Germany, 2011

Photography Now: Engaged, Personal, and Vital, The New York Photo Festival, New York, 2011

Fotográfica Bogotá, Colombia, 2011

Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 2011

12th Cairo Biennale, Cairo, 2010

In Context, South African National Gallery and Arts on Main, Cape Town and Johannesburg, 2010

Contemporary African Photography from the Walther Collection: Events of the Self, Portraiture and Social Identity, The Walther Collection, Ulm, 2010

Languages and Experimentations. Young artists in a contemporary collection, Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto (MART), Rovereto, 2010

PEEKABOO – Current South Africa, Helsinki City Art Museum, Helsinki, 2010

Breaking News: Contemporary Photography from the Middle East and Africa, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena, Modena, 2010

Ampersand: A Dialogue of Contemporary Art from South Africa & the Daimler Art Collection, Berlin, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin, 2010

The Lie of the Land: Representations of the South African Landscape, Old Town House, Cape Town, 2010

Magnum. Shifting Media. New Role of Photography, C/O Berlin, 2010

1910-2010: From Pierneef to Gugulective, South African National Gallery, Cape Town, 2010

South African Photography 1950-2010, Museum Gogh, Gogh and Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, 2010

Us, South African National Gallery, Johannesburg Art Gallery, and Goodman Gallery Project Space Johannesburg and Cape Town, 2009 – 2010

Still Revolution: Suspended In Time, Contact Photo Festival, Toronto, 2009

Nation States, Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town, 2009

Mythologies, Haunch of Venison, London, 2009

Three Stories: Pieter Hugo, Mikhael Subotzky, Paolo Woods, Centre National de l’Audiovisuel, Luxembourg, 2009

Trouble in Paradise, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, 2009

A Look Away - South African photography today, Kuckei Kuckei, Berlin, 2008

Unseen, An Exhibition of International Photography, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai, 2008

ZA, Young Art from South Africa, Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, 2008

Snap Judgements: New Positions in Contemporary African Photography at the International Center for Photography, New York, Miami, Mexico City, and Amsterdam, curated by Okwui Enwezor, 2006, 2007, 2008

A Legacy of Men, Johannesburg Art Gallery, 2007

NY C Photo, Phillips, de Pury & Luxembourg, New York, 2007

“Bare Life”, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalim, 2007

“says the junk in the yard”, Flowers East, London, 2007

The Loaded Lens, Goodman Gallery Cape, 2007

Lumo 07 – ‘Us’ – 7th International Photography Triennale, Jyvaskyla, 2007

Lift off II, Goodman Gallery Cape, 2007

Contemporary Art Photography from South Africa: Reality Check, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, 2007

Risk, Exhibition of the 2006 Joop Swart Masterclass, FOAM, Amsterdam, 2006

“The Living is Easy”, Flowers East Gallery, London, 2006

New Code, Studio La Citta, Verona, 2006

Personae & Scenarios – New African Photography. Brancolini Grimaldi Arte Contemporanea, Rome, 2006

Olvida quien soy [Erase me from who I am]. Centro Atlantico de Art Moderno, Canary Islands, 2006

VIes Recontres Africaines de la Photographie, Bamako, Mali, 2005

The Pantagruel Syndrome, T1, Turin Triennial curated by Francesco Bonami and Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, 2005

Click, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, 2005

Vyf Kurators, Vyftien Kunstenaars [Five Curators, Fifteen Artists] at the Klein Karoo Nasianale Kunstefees, 2005