THE ART OF DISSONANCE

Samson Kambalu takes part in a group show in Korea, Seoul, at Seoul Museum of Art, 12 September – 12 November 2017 : Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA), in partnership with the British Council presents The Art of Dissonance as part of UK/Korea 2017–18. This exhibition brings together 26 artworks by 16 contemporary artists, carefully selected from the 8,500 works in the British Council Collection.The Art of DissonanceThe exhibition delves deep into the “dissonance” of British society from the 1980s to today and explores differences in social class, ethnicity, and economic and political positions through the artists’ own visual languages and voices.

Participating artists: John Akomfrah, Jeremy Deller & Alan Kane, Paul Graham, Ed Hall, Mona Hatoum, Lubaina Himid, Samson Kambalu, Rachel Maclean, Martin Parr, Grayson Perry, Bob and Roberta Smith, Cally Spooner, Mark Wallinger, Gillian Wearing, Wolfgang Tillmans

THE SILENCES BETWEEN

Samson Kambalu takes part in the Group show The Silences Between at Goodman Gallery Cape Town,  curated by Tendai Marima and Emma Laurence, 24 August – 23 September.

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Artists include  Candice Breitz • Broomberg & Chanarin • Nolan Oswald Dennis • Mounir Fatmi • Kendell Geers • David Goldblatt • Haroon Gunn-Salie • Alfredo Jaar • Samson Kambalu • William Kentridge • Grada Kilomba • Paulo Nazareth • Mikhael Subotzky

LEONARDO DICAPRIO FOUNDATION GALA AUCTION

Online Auction Preview: 27 July – 9 August

Online Bidding: 10 – 23 August

Samson Kambalu, Calvary, film still, 54 sec 2016

Samson Kambalu is supporting the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Gala Auction 2017 with the donation of Calvary, 2016.

The money raised will go directly to the foundation (LDF) which is dedicated to the long-term health and well-being of all Earth’s inhabitants. LDF supports projects around the world that build climate resiliency, protect vulnerable wildlife, and restore balance to threatened ecosystems and communities.

Online bidding will open on 10 August. To find out more about the gala auction please click here.