SERGE ALAIN NITEGEKA


Serge Alain Nitegeka. Photo : André Morin
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Born 1983 in Burundi. Lives in Johannesburg. He completed his undergraduate studies in 2009 and is currently finishing his Master’s degree at the University of the Witwatersrand. He won the Robert Hodgins Prize at Wits University in 2008, and the Tollman Award for the Visual Arts in 2010. He was selected for the Dakar Biennale in 2010 and awarded a Fondation Jean Paul Blachère prize. He was a festival artist at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown in 2011, showing a new installation in the Gallery in the Round. Group exhibitions include Space, Ritual, Absence: Liminality in South African visual art at the FADA Gallery, University of Johannesburg (2011); Time’s Arrow at the Johannesburg Art Gallery (2010); and Beyond the Line at the Goethe-Institut in Johannesburg (2008). Serge Alain Nitegeka is included on My Joburg at La Maison Rouge, Paris (21 June – 22 September 2013), and on This House, part of Nouvelles vagues, a program of exhibitions by young curators at the Palais de Tokyo, Paris (20 June – 9 September 2013).

 

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SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016
Colour & Form in BLACK, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, US

2015
Black Passage, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa
Structural-Response II, SCAD Museum of Art, Pamela E. Poetter Gallery Savannah, US

2014
Into the BLACK,Johannesburg, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa
Morphings in BLACK,BOESKY EAST, New York, NY

2013
Black Cargo, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2012
Structural-Response 1, Galerie Le Manège, Institut Français du Sénégal, Dakar
Black Lines, Stevenson, Johannesburg

2011
…and walk in my shoes, Gallery in the Round, National Arts Festival, Grahamstown

2010
Fragile Cargo, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town

2009
Cargo, Wits School of Arts, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Cargo, Side gallery, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town

2008
Human Cargo, The Mezzanine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

 

SELCTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
I Love you Sugar Kane, Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean, Port Louis, Mauritius

2015
A story within a story…, 8th Göteborg International Biennal for Contemporary Art, Germany
What remains is tomorrow, South African Pavilion, 56th Venice Biennale, Italy
Venturing out of the Heart of Darkness, Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture, North Carolina, USA
Schema, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2014
To Have and to Hold, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, USA
Thinking, Feeling, Head, Heart, The New Church Museum, Cape Town, USA Chroma, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2013
A Sculptural Premise, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa The Space Between Us, ifa Galleries, Berlin, Germany Nouvelles vagues (New Waves), Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France My Joburg, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France

2011
Process This / Michaelis Galleries, University of Cape Town
Geography of Somewhere, Brodie/Stevenson, Johannesburg

2010
Gazart II, Main Street Life, Johannesburg
Dak’Art, 9th Dakar Biennale
This is Our Time, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town
Time’s Arrow, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg

2009
GROTESQUE: the elusive figure, The Substation, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Self/Not-Self, Brodie/Stevenson, Johannesburg
Re: Faced, The Substation, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

2008
Beyond the Line, Goethe Institute, Johannesburg
Martienssen Prize Exhibition, Wits Gallery, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Students’ Exhibition, Wits Gallery, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

 

PUBLICATIONS

Black Subject/s (2012)

Geography of Somewhere (2011)

This Is Our Time (2009)