Kagiso Patrick Mautloa

Born in Ventersdorp, South Africa in 1952. He lives and works in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Kagiso Pat Mautloa studied art at the Jubilee Art Centre in 1969 and at Mofolo Art Centre, Johannesburg. He obtained a Fine Art Diploma from ELC Art Centre, Rorkeís Drift, Natal in 1979. Mautloa worked in the Graphic Design Studio of the SABC from 1981-1992, before becoming a full-time artist in 1992. With David Koloane, Bill Ainslie and other South African artists he was involved in the formation in 1985 of the Thupelo Workshops which are part of the international Triangle Network. He taught at FUBA (federated Union of Black Artists) from the early 1980s and was instrumental in the Thupelo Gallery there. He is currently based at the Fordsburg Artist Studios, popularly known as The Bag Factory.

Solo Exhibitions
2012 National School of the Arts,Johannesburg
2010 Telkom Pretoria
2009 Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
2008 Other Presences, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
2003 Tracking, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1999 Kagiso in Johannesburg, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1994 Unlocked, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

Group Exhibitions

2011 (Re)constructions Contemporary Art from South Africa, Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Niterói, Brazil
2009 Sources ‚í. Contemporary Sculpture in the Landscape, Nirox Foundation, Cradle of Humankind, South Africa
2007 Lift Off, Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
2007 Finalist, SASOL Competition, SASOL Head Office
2004 A Decade of Democracy: South African Art 1994 ‚í. 2004, Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
1999 Ariques, La Musee de la Photographie, Charleroi, Belgium
1999 Artery, Association for Visual Arts, Cape Town. A multi-venue exhibition in collaboration with the Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1997 Lift Off, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1997 Michel Luneau Gallery, Nantes, France
1997 Alternating Currents, 2nd Johannesburg Biennale, Johannesburg, South Africa
1997 Trade Routes: History and Geography, Johannesburg, South Africa
1997 Vita Art Now, Collaboration with Kay Hassan, Sandton Civic Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1997 If You Scratch (two-person show with David Koloane), Gallery on the Round, Grahamstown, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1995 Hassan, Koloane and Mautloa, Newtown Galleries, for Africus ‚í.95, First Johannesburg Biennale, South Africa
1995 Vita Art Now, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1995 On the Road ‚í. Africa ‚í.95, Delfina Studio Trust, Bernie Jacobson Gallery, London, U.K.
1994 Biting the Ballot, Rembrandt Van Rijn Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1994 Un Art Contemporain d‚í.Afrique du Sud, Association Francaise d‚í.Action, the Grand Arche, Paris, France
1996 Group Show,Sekoto,Koloane,Mautloa,Nhlengethwa,Cassirer Fine Art,Rosebank
1994 Deutche Aerospace, Munich, Germany In collaboration with Mercedes-Benz SA
1994 Contemporary Art from South Africa, Ottobrun, Munich, Germany
1994 Habitat Show, Newtown Galleries Johannesburg, South Africa
1993 Millenniums, Newtown Galleries, Johannesburg, South Africa
1993 Everard Read Contemporary Gallery, Johannesburg
1993 Grafolies ‚í.93 ‚í. First Abijan Bienniale, C√¥te d‚í.Ivoire
1991 ICA-Inaugural Exhibition, Newtown, Johannesburg, South Africa
1991 Processed Image, Newtown Galleries, Johannesburg, South Africa
1991 Vita Art Now, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1991 Where We Live (two-person show with Rochester Mafafo), Thupelo Art Gallery
1990 Impressions of Our World, New York City, US
1990 Painted People, Painted Spaces, Newtown Galleries, Johannesburg, South Africa
1990 Made in August, Newtown Galleries, Johannesburg, South Africa
1990 Untitled (two-person show with Madi-Phala), Thupelo Art Gallery
1989 Third Havana Biennale, Havana, Cuba
1989 Triangle Workshop exhibition
1989 With Bongi Dhlomo, Grassroots Gallery, Durban
1988 The Neglected Tradition, Johannesburg Art Gallery and subsequent tour, Johannesburg, South Africa
1987 Johannesburg Art Foundation, Rembrandt Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1986 Transitional Art, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
1985-1992 FUBA/USSALEP, the Thupelo Project inaugural exhibition, Thupelo Artists‚í. Gallery, South Africa
1983 Schwarze Kunst aus Sudäfrica, Germany
1982 National Art Museum of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana

Awards and Merits

1981 OK Bazaars Young Grapic Artist Award, South Africa
1977 OK Bazaars Art Scholarship, South Africa

Academic Record and Residencies

Academic Record

1979 Rorkes Drift Art Centre, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
1970 Mofolo Art Centre, Soweto, South Africa
1969 Jubilee Art Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

Residencies

National School of the Arts
2008 Nirox Foundation, Cradle of Humankind, South Africa
2001 Artist‚í.s residency, Biel, Switzerland
1997 Thami Mnyele Foundation,Amsterdam,Netherlands

Collections

Hollard Insurance
Standard bank Gallery
Unisa Gallery
Iziko South African National Gallery
Johannesburg Art Gallery, South Africa
Pretoria Art Museum, South Africa
Tatham Art Gallery, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
International Bank for Development and Reconstruction
Meridian Biao Bank, South Africa
MTN, Johannesburg, South Africa
Nedcor, South Africa
Nelson Mandela Foundation
Readers Digest
SABC Collection, South Africa
The Sandton Town Council, Johannesburg, South Africa
Sasol Corporate Collection, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Spier Collection, Stellenbosch, South Africa
University of Fort Hare, South Africa
University of Zululand, South Africa
University of Witwatersrand

Publication

Making Art in Africa 1960-2010, Polly Savage,forward by Sir Antony Caro
20 Years of Printmaking in South Africa,Rorkes Drift Empowering Prints, Phillipa Hobbs and Elizabeth Rankin,2003
Essers, L. And Dundas, N. (eds) 2009. Sources ‚í. Contemporary Sculpture in the Landscape, Nirox Foundation and Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg.
Bedford. E. (ed) 2004. A Decade of Democracy: South African Art 1994 ‚í. 2004, Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa.
Scultz, B. (ed) 2003. Kagiso Pat Mautloa. Taxi-009, David Krut Publishing, Johannesburg, South Africa.
(trans)Africa, AFRIQUES, 1999. Musée de la Photographie à Charleroi, Belgium.
Dak‚í.Art Biennale, 1999, Dakar, Senegal.
Fotofest catalogue, 1998, Houston, USA.
De Bord, M. (ed) 1997. Trade Routes: History and Geography ‚í. 2nd Johannesburg Biennale, Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Council, Johannesburg and The Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development,Hague.
Vita Art Now, 1997, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Williamson, S. & Jamal, A. .1996. Art in South Africa ‚í. The Future Present. David Philip Publishers, Cape Town and Johannesburg.
Colours catalogue, 1996, Berlin, Germany.
Havel, J.(ed) .1995. Seven Stories ‚í. About Modern Art in Africa. Africa ‚í.95 catalogue, Whitechapel, London.
Vita Art Now, 1992, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Artworks in the SAFFCA Collection