Tracey Rose


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Tracey Rose in Berlin

Tracey Rose’s solo exhibition Lassoing with the Post-Colonial Pirates runs at gallery Dan Gunn in Berlin from 12 September to 7 November. She is also featured on the group shows Body Talk, curated by Koyo Kouoh at the Lunds Konsthall, Lund until 27 September; Homosexuality-ies, curated by Birgit Bosold, Dorothée Brill and Detlef Weitzat the Schwules Museum in Berlin until 1 December; Álbum de Família, curated by Adriana Salomão at Centro Cultural Helio Oiticia in Rio de Janeiro until 19 September and SGUARDO DI DONNA / Through Women’s Eyes curated by Francesca Alfano Miglietti at the Casa dei Tre Oci in Venice from 11 September to 8 December.

Tracey Rose and race theory in Mexico City

Work by Tracey Rose is included in the exhibition Theory of Colour, curated by Cuauhtemoc Medina at the Museum of the National University of Mexico until 7 February 2015. According to the curator’s statement the exhibition showcases contemporary art produced over the past decade that deals with racism from a diversity of approaches: “nationalism, scientism, homogenisation, exoticisation, colonisation, exploitation and sexualisation”. Her work will also be included in the group exhibition Body Talk: Feminism, Sexuality and the Body in the Work of African Women Artists, curated by Koyo Kouoh at WIELS Contemporary Art Centre, in Brussels, from 18 February 2015 until May 2015.

Tracey Rose at Reina Sofia

Tracey Rose presents her first solo show in Spain at the Reina Sofía Museum in Madrid. The exhibition, titled (x), forms part of the museum’s Fissures program. According to the museum, the show consists of a “video installation and the creation of an energy space from two pieces that blend light, sound and color whose forms and different components connect these elements, enveloping the viewer.” As in her previous works, she is the support and medium through which her pieces are expressed. The exhibition runs from 28 January 2014 to 26 May 2014.

Tracey Rose at Berlin Artists-in-Residence Programme

Tracey Rose is participating in the Berlin Artists-in-Residence Programme, Berliner Künstlerprogramm. This is one of the most renowned international programmes offering grants to artists in the field of visual arts, literature, music, film as well as dance/performance. Each year, some 20 grants are awarded to international artists for an approximately one-year stay in Berlin.

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  • Group exhibitions

    In Context: Where We Are

    New Revolutions: Goodman Gallery at 50

    Speaking Back | Curated by Natasha Becker / 2015

    Editions / 2013

    Rose O'Grady / Lorraine O'Grady & Tracey Rose

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  • Press for Tracey Rose

    Tracey Rose / Mail & Guardian / South Africa / June 19 to 25 2015

    Show talks back to race By Stefanie Jason (7.4 MB)

    Tracey Rose / Okay Africa / Africa / 1 June 2015

    Women In Art From Africa & The Diaspora: ‘Speaking Back’ On View At Cape Town’s Goodman Gallery By Chaze Matakala (428.4 KB)

    Tracey Rose / Financial Times / New York / 27 March 2015

    Performance artist Tracey Rose focused on leaving a legacy By Liz Bolshaw (122.7 KB)