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Born in Harare, Zimbabwe, 1975

Naturalised French in 2005

Lives and works in London and Paris


Education

2000-2001 Post Graduate year, ENSBA (National Superior School of Fine-Arts), Paris (FR). 

1994-1999 National Diploma of Fine-Arts (with distinctions), ENSBA, Paris (FR). 


Solo Exhibitions

 

2018

Tailgater, Dukan gallery, Leipzig (D)  

Duncan Wylie +, HANGAR ART CENTRE, Brussels (BE)

2015

Slashers, Paris, Mitterrand gallery (FR)

2013

Take the Landscape with you, Cahors (FR), Les Rencontres d’Art Contemporain, in conjunction with Institut Français  France-South Africa seasons, program 2012-2013, Grenier du Chapitre. 

2012

From Chaos, Paris, Mitterrand gallery (FR).
Shake Break Bounce, Arcueil (FR), Julio Gonzales gallery (in partnership with Marin). 

2011

Blood from a Stone, New York, (USA), Virgil de Voldère gallery

2009

Open House, Grenoble (FR), Museum of Grenoble, curator : Guy Tossato. 

2008

Châteaux de Cartes, Marseille (FR), Dukan&Hourdequin gallery. 

2007

Zimbabwe Today, New York, (USA), Virgil de Voldère gallery. 

2005

Duncan Wylie, Créteil (FR), André Malraux Arts and Culture Centre. 

2004

Love me, love me not, Munich (D), French-Made gallery. 

2003

Recent Paintings, Paris, Yvonamor Palix gallery. 

2000

Recent Paintings, St Grégoire (FR). 
Rupture, Harare (ZW), Delta gallery. 


Group Exhibitions

 

2017

Louvre Abu Dhabi (UAE) upcoming

Another Antipodes, PS Art Space, Freemantle, Perth (AU) upcoming

2016 

Ski, Surf and Fun, Annecy-le-Vieux (FR), Fondation Salomon, l’espace d’art contemporain l’Abbaye.
Art for Autism, exhibition/auction, Artcurial, Château de Saint-Jean de Beauregard (FR), June - December 2016

2015

La Forza delle Rovine, Rome (IT), Museo Nazionale di Palazzo Altemps, curators : Marcello Barbanera and Alessandra Capodiferro.
From Picasso to Warhol, a decade of acquisitions, Museum of Grenoble (FR), curator Guy Tossato.
Collection Philippe Piguet, ‘Une passion pour l’art’, Annecy-Le-Vieux (Fr), l’Abbaye Espace d’Art Contemporain.
Who’s Afraid of Picture’s 2, Perpignan (Fr), À Cent metres du Centre du Monde Art Centre. 
Who’s Afraid of Picture’s, Grenoble (Fr), l’ESAD, School of Art and Design.

2014

Terrains Vagues, Grenoble (Fr), l’ESAD, School of Art and Design. 
Nouvelles Narratives,  Belgium (BE) Fernelment Contemporary Art festival, Chateau de Fernelment. 
Facing nature, a selection from ‘De Heus Zomer Collection’ – Heerenveen (NL), Belvedere Museum. 
La belle peinture 2, Port St Louis (MU), Phoenix des Halles, curators: Eva Hober and Colette Pougnat, in conjunction with the FRAC Réunion. 

2013

Vues, Domaine de Chamarande (FR), curator Lauranne Germond/COAL. 
La Belle Peinture 2, Bratislava (SK), Pisztory palace, curators : Eva Hober and Ivan Jançar. 
De Leur Temps 4, Nantes (FR), Le hangar,à Bananes Art Centre, The ADIAF Acquisitions. 
Days in Paris – Friends and Family, Paris (FR), Eva Hober Gallery. 
Art is Hope, Paris, Palais de Tokyo, curator: Rene-Julien Praz. 

2012

Africa/Africa, Meymac (FR), Contemporary Art Centre, Saint André Abbey. 
Go Tell Fire, Paris, DukanHourdequin Gallery. 

2011

Beyond the Crisis, Curitiba (BR), 6th Curitiba Biennal, curator : Alfons Hug. 
Canson drawing prize, Paris, Hôtel de Sauroy, president: Gérard Garouste. 
Our house in the middle of our street, Malakoff (FR), Maison des Arts de Malakoff, curator : Jeanne Susplugas. 
Tragique du Paysage, Paris, Eric Mircher Gallery. 
D’après la ruine, Vilnius (LH), Academy of Fine-Arts, Titanic Rooms, curator : Serraz. 
Des paysages, des figures, Saint-Ouen (FR), Sain-Ouen castle, curator : Olivier Masmonteil. 

2010

Dynasty, Paris, Palais de Tokyo and Museum of Modern Art City of Paris. 
Collections 3, Alex (FR), Salomon Foundation, curator : Anne Malherbe. 

2009

Poétique du Chantier, Annecy (FR), Museum of Annecy, curators : Jean-Max Colard and Juliette Singer. 
Artists for Life, Serris (FR), Espace la Vallée, UNESCO and Association Dessine l'Espoir. 

2008

B3, Paris, Doors Studio, curators: Hélène Leray and Vincenza Mirisola. 
Sur les pavés... 68/2008, La Courneuve (93), Fête de l’Humanité. 

2007

Génération 70, Alex (FR), Salomon Foundation, curator : Philippe Piguet. 
Of their Time 2: contemporary art and private collections in France, Grenoble (FR), of Grenoble, ADIAF (Association for the International Diffusion of French Art). 
Black Paris, Bayreuth (D), Kleines Plakat Museum Bayreuth; Frankfurt (D), Museum der Weltkulturen; Paris, Musée des Arts Derniers. 
Appropriate Appropriations, McAllen, Texas (US), Museum of Arts and Sciences, curator : Yvonamor Palix. 

2006

Summer Love, Carros (FR), Contemporary Art Centre. 
Opening Move, Marseille (FR), Dukan&Hourdequin Gallery. 
African Expressions, Paris, Les Vitrines du Printemps Hausmann, Musée des Arts Gallery. 
Artists4Life, Paris, Hotel Rothschild, Association Dessine l'Espoir. 
Antoine Marin Painting Prize, Arcueil (FR), Galerie Julio Gonzales. 
Broken Memory – Des hommes sans histoire?, Paris, Musée des Arts Derniers, curator : Olivier Sultan. 

2005

States of Painting, Malakoff (FR), Maison des Arts de Malakoff, curator : Philippe Piguet. 
Art and the City, Paris, Orangerie du Sénat, curator : Jean-Luc Chalumeau. 
Contemporary Art Salon, Montrouge (FR), curator : Alain Lamaignère. 
Group show, Munich (D), Gallery French-Made. 
Raphaël Renaud/Duncan Wylie, Saint-Ouen (FR), Espace 1789. 

2004

The Africas, 36 Contemporary Artists, Paris, Musée des Arts Derniers. 
Jeune Création International Contemporary Art Exhibition, Paris, Grande Halle de la Villette. 
Dis-leurs, Marseille (FR), Dukan&Hourdequin Gallery. 
Novembre à Vitry, Vitry (FR), Municipale Gallery. 

2003

Young Painters / Big Formats, Marseille, Dukan&Hourdequin Gallery. 
Landscape Escape, New York (US), Slingshot Project. 

2001

Business as Usual, Harare (ZW), National Gallery of Zimbabwe : John Gusinyu, Marc Standing, Duncan Wylie (curated by DW)
Coffim Foundation Prize, Paris. 

2000

Diplômes 99, Paris, ENSBA National School of Fine Art, curator : Jean-Louis Fromen.

The Post Election Selection, Gallery Delta, Harare (ZW) 

 

 


Public Collections

CBK, Amsterdam (NL)

CNAP - Centre National d'Art Plastique, Paris (FR)

Colas Foundation, Boulogne (FR)

FMAC - Fond Municipal d'Art Contemporain, Paris (FR)

FNAC - Fonds National d'Art Contemporain, Puteaux (FR)

Gaz de France Foundation/Emmaüs, Paris (FR)

MUDAM, Luxembourg (LU)

Musée de Grenoble (FR)

Musée du Louvre Abu Dhabi (UAE)

Ville de  Saint-Ouen (FR)

Ville de Saint-Grégoire (FR)

 


Foundation Collections

De Heus Zomer Collection (NL) 

Franz Masereel Centrum (NL) 

Guerlain Foundation (FR

Pritzker Foundation (USA)

Salomon Foundation (FR) 

Perrier Jouët (FR)
 

 


Painting awards & Grants

2012 Project grant, FNAGP (National Foundation for Graphic and Fine Arts), Paris.

2004 Charles Oulmont Foundation Painting Award, Paris. 

2003 Eddy Rugale Michailov Painting Award, Taylor Foundation, Paris. 

2001 Coprim Foundation for Contemporary Art (special jury prize), Paris.
 
1999 Saint-Grégoire Painting Prize (2nd), (FR)

1993 1st prize, National Schools Exhibition, National Gallery of Zimbabwe, Harare (ZW)

 


Residencies

2013 Nirox Foundation, Johannesburg (SA) 

2013 Bagfactory, Johannesburg (SA) 

2008 ACME Studios, London (UK) 

2007 Spinnerei Studios, Liepzig (D) 

1997 Frans Masereel Centrum, Anvers (NL)