b. Kwanza-Sul, Angola, 1982. Lives in Windhoek, Namibia.
Tuli Mekondjo’s works vividly express the generative powers of women, nature and the imagination in healing, and build on her early history of displacement as a Namibian refugee in Angola and Zambia during the struggle for Namibian Independence. A primarily self-taught artist, Mekondjo has been exhibiting her works since 2016 and is represented by Guns & Rain.
2020: Investec Cape Town Art Fair, with Guns & Rain, Cape Town, South Africa.
2019: The Project Room, Windhoek, Namibia.
2016: The Bellowing Mind, Franco-Namibian Cultural Centre, Windhoek, Namibia.
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