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PUBLICATIONS

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:  Tell Freedom, Kunsthal kAde Amersfoort, 2018 (soft cover)
:  Being a Photographer in Africa, the ten years of Afrique in Visu
   Éditions Clémentine de la Féronnière, 2017 (hard cover)
35 Years: Trailblazers, Lizamore and Gallery, Catalogue, 2017 (soft cover)
Sasol New Signatures, Catalogue, 2017 (soft cover)
:  Recent Histories: Contemporary African Photography and Video Art from
   the Walther Collection
, Steidl / The Walther Collection, 2017 (hard cover)
:  Platform Africa, Aperture Magazine #227, 2017 (soft cover)
ELSE Publication, Musée de l’Elysée Lausanne, 2016 (soft cover)
L’autre Continent Publication, Muséum du Havre, 2016 (hard cover)
 Telling Time, Bamako Encounters Biennale Publication,
   Kehrer Verlag, 2015 (hard cover)
 Eyes on, Eyes from Africa, Book on emerging photography,
   OFF the Wall Editions, 2015 (soft cover)
:  My Joburg Publication, Fage, 2014 (soft cover)
Ke Lefa Laka, Tierney Fellowship Publication,
   Market Photo Workshop, 2013 (soft cover)
Apartheid and After Publication, Huis Marseille, 2013 (hard cover)


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2012

:  Pushing the boundaries of artistic excellence, Creative feel, August 2018
:  The Future Now: 10 African Artists to Watch, Artnews.com, July 2018
:  1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair: the female gaze, Financial Times,
   May 2018
:  5 Artists to See at the Contemporary African Art Fair This Weekend,
   thecut.com, April 2018
:  1-54 Art Fair to Bring a Diverse Set of African Perspectives Together in
   New York, widewalls.ch, April 2018
About Residents of Embassy of Foreign Artists, eofa.ch, April 2018
:  Photography’s Role in Shaping South Africa’s History and Contemporary
   Culture, Hyperallergic.com, April 2018
:  Sky’s the limit in Sasol New Signatures this year, Heraldlive.co.za, April 2018
MACAAL, Revue de Presse on Africa is No Island, April 2018
Images and Democracy: Photography and Shaping Contemporary
   South African Culture, (video), Open Society Foundation, April 2014
Africa is No Island, The Luxe Digest, March 2018
:  Africa Is No Island, Frieze.com, March 2018
:  "Ke Lefa Laka" by Lebohang Kganye, WorldPhoto.org, March 2018
:  Africa Is No Island – a photo essay, The Guardian, March 2018
:  African art market comes to Africa, Financial Times, March 2018
:  «L’Afrique n’est pas une île», un nouveau regard sur le continent, France Info, 
   February 2018
On Rise Art Prize 2018, Fad Magazine, February 2018
:  Announcing Rise Art Prize Winners, Rise Art, February 2018
Africa is No Island, British Journal of Photography, February 2018
Africa is No Island, Whidewalls.ch, February 2018
Marrakech's Newest Museum to Turn City Into Hub for Artists Across the
   Continent, departures.com, February 2018
Africa is No Island, Artdaily.org, February 2018
Africa is No Island, Saudi Gazette, February 2018
MACAAL, Marrakech Opens with 'Africa Is No Island', Blouinartinfo UK,
   February 2018
:  Africa is No Island–Group Show, Contemporary &, January 2018
:  Lebohang Kganye Tries To Remember Her Mother By Becoming Her Mother
   PDN Edu, January 2018

Being Her(e) – Group Show, Contemporary &, November 2017
ourselves + others: african feminist re-CREATIONS at SOAS, November 2017
:  Conversations on a bus: the 2017 sasol new signatures art competition
   in review, House and Leisure, October 2017
 POD CAST:On #pArticipateRadio with Bruce Dennill with Lebohang Kganye,
   (audio), October, 2017
:  Who are we if not for those before us? A conversation with Lebohang Kganye,     Afripop!, October 2017
:  Lebohang Kganye, Ke Lefa Laka, Afrique in visu, October 2017
:  Lebohang Kganye takes Sasol New Signatures 2017 Title, Sawubona Blog,
   September 2017
:  Lebohang Kganye on winning 2017 Sasol New Signatures Art Competition,
   CtLive, September 2017
:  Lizamore gallery opens window on a new generation of artists, Business Life
   SA, September 2017
:  Photographer/filmmaker Lebohang Kganye wins Sasol New Signatures 2017,
   Public Now, September 2017
:  Sasol New Signatures breaking ground with new artists, The Citizen,
   September 2017
:  Creating a new narrative for a 30-year legacy, Artslink, September 2017
:  Interview with Lebohang Kganye, Intrabyteparadox, August 2017
:  Digital Africa (Tokyo), YaPhoto, August, 2017
:  Young filmmaker captures judges, Herald Live, August 2017
:  Animated film by Lebohang Kganye wins Sasol New Signatures 2017, Art Blog,
   August 2017
:  Photographer/filmmaker Lebohang Kganye wins Sasol New Signatures 2017,
   Creative feel, August 2017
:  Photographer/filmmaker Lebohang Kganye wins Sasol New Signatures 2017,
   Mamaili Online, August 2017
:  Lebohang Kganye on memory, history and fantasy, Design Indaba,
   August 2017
:  Women’s Bodies Go Uncensored In This Very Real New Photo Collection,
   Huffington Post, June 2017
:  The Future of African Women in Art, Forbes Africa, June 2017
:  Review: Girl on Girl, The Mancunion, June 2017
:  Nathi.Aha.Sasa. / Us.Here.Now., Festwochen, Mai 2017
:  1:54 NY Art Fair: Lebohang Kganye, The Eye of Photography, May 2017
:  The re-birth of African photographers, ZATRENDS, May 2017
:  A new generation of African photographers, Channel24, May 2017
:  Foire Africaine 1:54 de New York : Lebohang Kganye, L'Oeil de la
   photographie, April 2017
:  La relève de l’Art Contemporain Africain est assurée, Le Point Afrique,
   April 2017
:  Ke Lefa Laka, la série de photos fascinante de la sud africaine Lebohang Kganye, Grazia, March 2017

:  Give me Yesterday, LIFO, December 2016
:  Fondazione Prada, apre l’Osservatorio in galleria Vittorio Emanuele,
   Milano Mentelocale.it, December 2016
:  What to see in New York Art Galleries this week, the New York Times, 
   December 2016
Une Nouvelle Scène Africaine anime l’Art Contemporain, Les Inrocks,   
   November 2016
Fondazione Prada apre Osservatorio, nuovo spazio dedicato alla fotografia,
   Inside Art, November 2016
Prada eröffnet neue Galerie in Mailand, Fashion Network, November 2016
:  Give me Yesterday, Arte.it, November 2016
:  Nouvelles Impressions Africaines au Havre, Next, October 2016
: Three Photography Shows in New York, The Wall Street Journal, October 2016
:  Johannesburg, le nouveau spot arty, Madame Figaro, October 2016
:  Nataal’s Highlights from the second edition of 1:54 African Art Fair in New York, Nataal, May 2016
1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, New York Times, May 2016
Focusing on Photo Portraits at New York’s Contemporary African Art Fair,
   Hyperallergic, May 2016
:  Fantasy and Memory, Reimagining the Family Archive, Art Africa, March 2016
Book Review: Rencontres de Bamako ‘Telling Time’, Musee Magazine,
   March 2016
Inspiration from World renowned African Photographer Santu Mofokeng,
   Forbes Africa, March 2016
There is No One Style of ‘African Art’, Huffington Post, March 2016
Northern Exposure: SA Art finds Manhattan Groove, Times Live, March 2016
Focus: African Perspectives, Artmarket – BlogMag, March 2016
8 projects asserting Contemporary African Art’s equal standing to unfold at
the Armory Show
, Artsy, February 2016
The Armory Show Special Projects: Time based Works and unexpected
African Art
, Hampton Art Hub, February 2016
Contemporary African Art and 36 Countries exhibiting at the Armory Show 2016, Barnebys, February 2016
Jozi Stories, Deutschlandfunk radio, February 2016 (German)
Künstler Porträt, Harper’s Bazaar Germany, January 2016

Mali Photo Festival Aims to Refocus on Positive, Voice of America, 
   November 2015
Photographie: le jury des Rencontres de Bamako récompense l’audace,
   Jeune Afrique, November 2015 (French)
Mali: les Rencontres de Bamako, au-delà de la photo,
   Jeune Afrique, November 2015 (French)
La promotion 2015 des lauréats des Rencontres de Bamako,
   Connaissance des Arts,November 2015 (French)
Biennale: Bamako retrouve le temps de la Photo, Le point Afrique, 
   November 2015
Annonce des gagnants des 10èmes Rencontres de Bamako,
   actuphoto, November 2015 (French)
Focus Bamako: Reanimating a Family’s History, Contemporary And,
   November 2015
Great Escape show, Metro FM radio, 2015
The Lifestyle show, SA FM radio, 2015
London exhibition showcases a new generation of conceptual photographers from accross Africa, British Journal of Photography, June 2015
South African photographer steps into the frame to reimagine her family history, The South African.com, June 2015
Frieze Week: artists you should know from 1:54, the culture files, May 2015
5 Trends at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, Artsy, May 2015
African Galleries at 1:54 New York 2015, Art Africa, May 2015
 Q&A: Touria El Glaoui from 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair,
   Blouin Art Info, May 2015
:  In celebration of those to come, Elle Magazine South Africa, March 2015
:  From Strenght to Strenght: the Johannesburg International Mozart Festival,
   Daily Maverich, February 2015
:  Young composers to shine at International Mozart Festival in Jozi,
   SABC News, January 2015 (video)
100% Youth, SABC 1 Documentary, January 2015 (video)

:  Listening to the image, 7th Johannesburg International Mozart Festival,
   JazzE Magazine, December 2014
:  Des Femmes Photographes réunies, Rythmes d’Afrique, Racines, 
   December 2014 (French)
:  Lebohang Kganye Ke Lefa Laka, L’Oeil de la Photographie, October 2014
:  Artist puts herself in Frame, Business Day, August 2014
:  Thought Leader, Connect ZA’s Newspaper, 2014
:  Photography and Market Photo Workshop, SA FM radio, 2014
:  Lebohang Kganye, africanah.org, May 2014

:  Stories about my Granddad, Contemporary And, November 2013
:  Lebohang Kganye, Stevenson Group Exhibition, House and Leisure,
   November 2013
:  Morning Live, SABC 2, 2013
:  SA FM, Radio interview on Ke Lefa Laka exhibition opening, 2013

:  Artist Profile: Lebohang Kganye, Rhizome, May 2012