Biography

Simphiwe Ndzube (b. 1990, South Africa) lives and works in Los Angeles, CA and Cape Town, South Africa. He recieved his BFA from the Michaelis School of Fine Arts in 2015. Ndzube’s work is characterised by a fundamental interplay between objects, media and two-dimensional surfaces; stitching together a subjective account of black experience in post-apartheid South Africa. Recent exhibitions include Hacer Noche, Oaxaca, Mexico (2018); NOISE!, The Frans Hals Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2018); Waiting for Mulungu, The CC Foundation, Shanghai (2018); The Eye Sees Not Itself, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles (2018); Limbo Colony, Nicodim Gallery at the Armory Show, New York (2018, solo presentation); Bharbarosi, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles (2017, solo); and Becoming, WHATIFTHEWORLD, Cape Town, South Africa (2016, solo).