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Zanele Muholi

South African 1972- 


Muholi was born in Durban, later moving to Johannesburg and forming an integral part in the photographic representation of the South African LGBTQ community. They studied at the Market Photo Workshop in Johannesburg and obtained a Master of Fine Arts degree in documentary media from Ryerson University in Canada with a thesis on the visual history of black lesbian identity and politics in post-apartheid South Africa. As a photographer and activist, they founded two forums directed at empowering women and supporting queer artistic activism. Muholi has exhibited across South Africa and abroad, including at the São Paulo Biennial (2010), Documenta (2012) and in the South African pavilion at the Venice Biennale (2013).


7 lots offered      85.71% sold      R 822 774
 

Including Premium and VAT Results include Buyer's Premium and VAT
Zanele Muholi; MuMu XIX, Newington, London
7 Nov 2021
Sold for R 455 200
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
Sarah Allen and Yasufumi Nakamori (eds) (2020) Zanele Muholi; Zanele Muholi
25 Oct 2021
Unsold
 
Zanele Muholi; Lerato Dumse, Syracuse, New York
26 Jul 2020
Sold for R 39 830
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
Zanele Muholi; Lerato Dumse, Syracuse, New York, 2015
15 Feb 2020
Sold for R 43 244
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
Zanele Muholi; Isililo XX
15 Feb 2020
Sold for R 108 110
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
Zanele Muholi; Isililo XX
7 Oct 2019
Sold for R 62 590
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
Zanele Muholi; Isililo XX
16 Feb 2019
Sold for R 113 800
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT

Results in green indicate post sales.

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