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Tuli Mekondjo

b. Angola, 1982.

Tuli Mekondjo works with mixed media and extends her practice into performance.  Her main themes explore history and identity politics through the lens of those who lived in exile during Namibia’s independence war.


2007-Diablo Valley College(USA)  Major: Studio Art and Art History

Solo Exhibitions

2020: Investec Cape Town Art Fair, with Guns & Rain, Cape Town, South Africa

2019: Solo Exhibition, The Project Room,  Windhoek, Namibia

2016: The Bellowing Mind, Franco-Namibian Cultural Centre, Windhoek, Namibia

Group Exhibitions

2020: Borders of Memory, Two-woman Online Exhibition, Guns & Rain, Johannesburg, South Africa

2020: Virtual Contemporary Art Fair, ARCO Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal

2019: Suffrage, Women’s Group Show, Guns & Rain, Johannesburg, South Africa

2019 NJE Collective, Investec Cape Town Art Fair, Cape Town, South Africa

2019: 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, Guns & Rain, London, United Kingdom

2018: NJE Collective, FNB Joburg Art Fair, Johannesburg, South Africa

2018: Future Africa Visions in Time, Windhoek, Namibia ( a collaboration between the Bayreuth Academy of Advanced African Studies, Iwalewahaus Bayreuth and the Goethe-Institut Namibia).

2016: Collective at the Art Market, Budapest, Hungary


Foundation Blachere, France

Ilham Gallery, Malaysia

University of South Africa (UNISA)

ARAK Collection, Qatar

Africa First Collection

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