This event is in the past.
Thabiso Sekgala, was a young photographer who first showed his work with the Goodman Gallery in 2011.
Thabiso was a photographer with an innate sensitivity towards the complexity of human experience.
H grew up in both rural and urban South Africa which influenced his work.
In his first solo exhibition with Goodman Gallery Cape Town Thabiso challenged perceptions about the notion of paradise and how it is defined.
Thabiso Sekgala was born in 1981 in Johannesburg, South Africa. He studied at Johannesburg’s Market Photo Workshop in 2007 to 2008 and was awarded the Tierney Fellowship in 2010. He has had solo exhibitions in Johannesburg, Berlin and Brussels and has shown in important group shows locally and internationally including the travelling show The Rise and Fall of Apartheid. In 2013 he had residencies in both the Kunsterhaus Bethanien, Berlin, and at HIWAR/Durant Al Funun, Jordan.
In collaboration with the Market Photo Workshop, Goodman Gallery, VANSA and the Goethe-Institut there will be a memorial service at:
Market Photo Workshop
2 President Street
Entrance Bus Factory