Zandile Tshabalala



geboren / born 1999 in Soweto (Gauteng, South Africa)
lebt und arbeitet / lives and works in Johannesburg


Sie absolviert ihren BA(FINA) an der University of the Witwatersrand /
She is completing her BA(FINA) at the University of the Witwatersrand


"The ARNDT Collection: From One World to Another", Shepparton Art Museum, Shepparton, Australia (Group)
Artissima Art Fair, Booth Galerie Nagel Draxler, Turin.
„Africa Supernova“, Kunsthalle Kade, Amersfoort (Group)
"Dix und die Gegenwart", Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany (Group)

"FEMME FATALE. Blick – Macht – Gender", Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany (Group)
"When We See Us", Zeitz MOCAA Museum, Cape Town, South Africa (Group)
Booth Galerie Nagel Draxler, Art Basel, Miami Beach (Group)
"In search of my mother's garden", Kunstmuseum Kloster Unser Lieben Frauen, Magdeburg, Germany
Booth Galerie Nagel Draxler, Art Basel, Basel (Group)
"Lovers in a secret place", BKhz Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

Booth Galerie Nagel Draxler, Art Basel, Basel (Group)
"Turbine Art Fair", Graduate Show, Johannesburg (Group)
Zandile Tshabalala, Kaiserringstipentiatin 2021, Mönchehaus Museum, Goslar, Germany
"beautiful experiment(s)", curated by Azu Nwagbogu, Galerie Nagel Draxler, Berlin, Germany
"Enter Paradise", ADA Contemporary, Accra
"Collective Nostalgia", Vin Vin gallery, Austria (Curator Sveva Taurisano) (Group)
"Ndoimamadzi", Botho Project Space, Johannesburg (Group)

"Liminality in Infinite Space", African ArAsts’ FoundaAon, Nigeria (Group)
"The Medium is the Message", curated by Azu Nwagbogu, Unit London, London (Group)
"Thread – Zandile Tshabalala x Qhamanande Maswana", curated by Togo Ntokozo Langa, mmARTHouse, Randburg, Johannesburg
"Drawn Together", Unit London Gallery, London (Group)
"Colour in Art Exhibition", The Project Space, Johannesburg (Group)
"Lean Against Black", Art Lovers 1932, Pretoria (Group)

"UnAtled", Blvck Block, Johannesburg (Group)


Palesa Segomotso Motsumi, "Zandile Tshabalala. Young, Gifted and Black", Mail&Guardian Friday, June 2022.
„Zandile Tshabalala – A journey into transcendent sceneries“, Interview with Esosa Aiworo, Metal Magazine, 2021.
Fabien Simode, „21 artistes africains à découvrir absolutement“, L’œil, N°742, March 2021.
Nicole Alston, “Zandile Tshabalala. The emerging artist is reclaiming the black body on canvas for her first solo show” Interview,, March 2021.
Balasz Takac, “Emerging Artist Zandile Tshabalala debuts in Accra”, Widewalls, 19.2.2021.
Joshen Mantai, “Zandile Tshabalala. Debut Solo Exhibition“, Flaunt Magazine, 26.2.2021.
Henri Robert “Paradise According to Zandile Tshabalala”, Happening Media, 17.2.2021.
Keith Estiler “Zandile Tshabalala: challenging perceptions of black female figures in nude portraits”,, 10.2.2021.
“Artist on the rise: Zandile Tshabalala”, Art She Says, 30.7.2020.