Mbongeni Richman Buthelezi
gallery
Biography

1965

Mbongeni R. Buthelezi was born in Johannesburg (South Africa/Südafrika)

1986–1989

part-time student at the African Institute of Art

1990–1992

full-time course at the African Institute of Art

1993

Teacher Training Course, Johannesburg Art Foundation

1997–1998

University of Witwatersrand (WITS) (South Africa/Südafrika)

1997–1998

University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

Lives and works in Johannesburg, South Africa

Art Residencies

Guest Artist, Wiesbaden, Germany

Kunst:Raum Sylt-Quelle, Rantum, Germany

Atelierhaus Höherweg e.V., Düsseldorf

Standard Bank National Art Festival

Vermont Studio Centre, New York, USA

Guest Artist, Barbados Community College during the National Independence celebrations

Art Omi International Artists Centre, New York, USA

Solo Exhibitions

2010

Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, Germany, catalogue

KZNSA, Durban, South Africa

Oliewenhuis Art Museum, Bloemfontein, South Africa

Red Location Museum Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Galerie Seippel Cologne, Germany

2009

Pretoria Art Museum, South Africa, catalogue

Seippel Gallery, Arts on Main, Johannesburg, South Africa

Sasol [Art] Museum, Stellenbosch, South Africa

2007

Galerie Seippel, Cologne, Germany, Midday Blues

2006

Bellevue-Saal, Wiesbaden, Germany

Art Space, Johannesburg South Africa

2005

SBK, Stichting Beeldende Kunst, Amsterdam/NL , catalogue

Galerie Seippel, Cologne, Germany, People

Kunst:Raum Sylt Quelle, Rantum, Sylt, Germany

2004

Museum Goch, Germany, catalogue

Mural painting, Madeira

2002

Gallery Seippel, Cologne, Germany, Project Room

2001

Atelier Haus Höherweg, Düsseldorf, Germany

Spark Gallery, Johannesburg

Group Exhibitions

2008

Seippel Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa, two man show with Ansgar Skiba

2007

Gallery Seippel, Johannesburg, South Africa, Global Art

2006

10th Cairo Biennale, Egypt

Casa Encendida, Madrid, Dialogues, de ida y vuelta, catalogue

Gallery Seippel, Cologne, Rhythm & Jazz

2005

Gallery Seippel, Sydney

Biennale Prague, catalogue

2004

Pretoria Art Museum, Pretoria, The DaimlerChrysler Collection in South Africa

Art Space, Johannesburg, South Africa, Evidence

2003

Warren Siebrits Contemporary Gallery, Johannesburg

Deutsche Entwicklungsgesellschaft DEG, Johannesburg

Art Fair with Gallery Seippel, Cologne, Germany

Gallery Seippel, Cologne, Tracing the Rainbow

2002

Kunst:Raum Sylt-Quelle, Rantum; Kulturverein Zehntscheuer,

Rottenburg/Neckar, Germany, Tracing the Rainbow (catalogue)

2000

Museum of Art, Houston, USA

Royal State Theater, London, UK

The Drum, Birmingham, UK

Pretoria Art Museum

Houston Museum of Art, USA

1999

Museum for African Art, New York, USA

Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg

1998

Grahamstown National Arts Festival

1997

Carlton Center (50 Stories Exhibition), Johannesburg

Nondi Nisa Art Gallery, Johannesburg

1996

Generator Art Space, S.A.

1995

Mofolo Art Center, Johannesburg

Electric Workshop, Johannesburg

Paper Prayers, Johannesburg

Johannesburg Art Gallery

Artist Proof Studio, Johannesburg

1994

Boston University, New York, USA

Van Rijn Gallery, Johannesburg

Sandton Gallery, Sandton/Johannesburg

Berman Gallery, Johannesburg

Staib Gallery, Print Exhibition, Johannesburg

1993

Alliance Francaise, Johannesburg

Funda Centre Auditorium, Soweto/Johannesburg

Development Bank of Southern Africa, Johannesburg

1992

Africa Cultural Center, Johannesburg

Market Gallery, Johannesburg

1991

Grahamstown National Arts Festival

1989–1992

Funda Centre Auditorium, Soweto/Johannesburg

1989

Nasrec Showground, Johannesburg

1988

Gertrude Posel Gallery, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

Collections

Mercedes-Benz South Africa, Pretoria

Daimler AG, Kunstbesitz, Stuttgart

DEG Collection, Cologne

Museum for African Art, New York

Coca-Cola, South Africa

Development Bank of Southern Africa

Private Agencies Collaborating Together

Total, South Africa

Plastic Federation of South Africa

Gauteng Provincial Government, South Africa

Funda Community College, South Africa

Johannesburg Art Gallery, SA

Community Bank of South Africa

Spier collection

Hollard Insurance

Nandos