Exhibitions

MASK has an ever-expanding exhibitions programme. Partnering with prestigious institutions and galleries across the world, we offer fantastic opportunities for our young artists. 

The UK


Doyle Wham Gallery, London

  • 'New Faces in Contemporary African Portraiture'. A group show with the participation of MASK artist Staice Shitanda. October 2020.
  • 'Murky Waters'. Solo show of MASK artist Margaret Ngigi. November — December 2020.
  • '@ X 14 Cavendish'. A group show with the participation of MASK artist Staice Shitanda. August 2021. 

 

Afrikan Gallery and The Viewing Room, online

  • 'Visual Tapestry'. Online group show with the participation of MASK artists Louis Nderi, Margaret Ngigi and Staice Shitanda. 20 July — 7 August 2020.

 

Saatchi Gallery, London

  • Saatchi-Sunday Telegraph School Prize, January 2011.
  • February 2011 — 3 March 2011.
  • September — October 2013.
  • September — November 2014.
  • December 2015 — January 2016.
  • January 2017.
  • November — December 2017.
  • 'Early 21st Century Young African Artists', December 2018 — January 2019.

 

Turner Contemporary, Margate

  •  April — May 2016.
  • 'Every Day is a New Day' show in May — September 2017. MASK exhibited along with Phyllida Barlow, Michael Armitage and the Turner Contemporary’s Portfolio. The show was opened by Lemn Sissay MBE.
  • 'All Art Should be Social Art', MASK's five-year retrospective, May — June 2018.

 

Zandra Rhodes Gallery, UCA, Rochester

  • Exhibition: ‘Transformation/Mabadiliko. Where Computer Animation Arts at UCA & MASK in Kenya Collaborate’, a unique multimedia exhibition of the creative collaboration between eight MASK participants from Kenya and eight Computer Animation graduates of the University for the Creative Arts (UCA) from the UK which reveals the possibilities of artistic partnership over space and media, 11 March — 22 April 2016.

 

The Royal Overseas League, London and Edinburgh

  •  Exhibitions in 2013, 2014 and 2015

 

Kenya

 

  • Anjarwalla & Khanna LLP HQ,December 2019
  • Nairobi National Museum, Nairobi June — July 2013
  • Nairobi University, Nairobi May 2014.
  • Rahimtulla Museum of Modern Art (RAMOMA), August — September 2010.
  • Michael Joseph Art Center
    • May 2015
    • June 2016
    • April 2017
    • May 2018
    • October 2019.

 

France

 

  • Kenyan Embassy, January — February 2010
  • UNESCO IIEP, October 2012.

 

South Korea

 

  • UNESCO, Korean National Commission, October 2014

 

United States

 

  • US Library of Congress, in April 2013 and June 2014
  • Woodrow Wilson Center, December 2011