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Exhibitions

2 October - 5 December 2015

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

7 May – 20 June 2015

Jeannette Ehlers
Whip It Good: Spinning From History’s Filthy Mind

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

6 February - 6 April 2015

HUMAN RIGHTS HUMAN WRONGS

Photographer's Gallery, London

Exhibitions

8 - 18 August 2017

Multimedia Projection
The African Choir 1891 Re-Imagined

Exhibitions

5 July - 4 August

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Exhibitions | Events

28 June - 1 July

Said Adrus
Lost Pavilion & Pavilion V

Exhibitions

14 July - 28 October 2017

Zanele Muholi:
Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness

Exhibitions

5 May - 1 July 2017

Mahtab Hussain
You Get Me?

Exhibitions

9 March - 27 May 2017

Vron Ware
13 Dead, Nothing Said

Exhibitions

24 February - 22 April 2017

The Great Conflict, Brixton Riots & other films

Exhibitions

24 February - 22 April 2017

Making Jamaica: Photography from the 1890s

Exhibitions

7 - 30 September 2017

Bruno Boudjelal
Frantz Fanon

Exhibitions

6 January - 11 February 2017

Gideon Mendel:
Dzhangal

Exhibitions

11 February - 9 April 2017

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Exhibitions

9 - 10 December 2016

Album:
Exploring Identity through Photography

Exhibitions

22 Sept - 28 Oct 2016

James Barnor
Ever Young

Exhibitions

21 September - 31 December 2016

The Unfinished Conversation:
Encoding/Decoding

Exhibitions

10 Sept - 4 Dec 2016

Exhibition loan
Shores like you

Exhibitions

21 September – 1 October 2016

Sound / image installation
The African Choir 1891 Re-Imagined

Exhibitions

7 October - 3 December 2016

Vasco Araújo
Decolonial Desire

Exhibitions

1 June - 2 August 2016

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Exhibitions

8 July - 17 September 2016

Aida Silvestri
Unsterile Clinic

Exhibitions

28 April - 29 May

James Barnor
Ever Young

Exhibitions

18 May - 11 December 2016

Black Chronicles
Photographic Portraits 1862-1948

Exhibitions

8 July - 24 September 2016

Raphael Albert
Miss Black and Beautiful

Exhibitions

8 - 9 April 2016

Festival of Ideas

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

22 April - 18 June 2016

Shahidul Alam:
Kalpana’s Warriors

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

8 February - 15 April

Rotimi Fani-Kayode
(1955-1989)

The Palitz Gallery, New York City, USA

Exhibitions

15 January – 2 April 2016

Maud Sulter
Syrcas

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

15 January – 2 April 2016

Mario Cravo Neto
A Serene Expectation of Light

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

15 - 30 January 2016

The Missing Chapter
TMC Collective Showcase

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

2 October - 5 December 2015

Bruno Boudjelal
Frantz Fanon

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

8 October - 21 November 2015

James Barnor
Ever Young

Galerie Clémentine de la Feronniere Paris, France

Exhibitions

16 July - 12 September 2015

The Fifth Pan-African Congress

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

2 September - 11 December 2015

Black Chronicles II

Cooper Gallery, Cambridge, MA, USA 

Exhibitions

18 August - 22 October 2015

Rotimi Fani-Kayode (1955 - 1989)

Light Work, Syracuse, NY, USA

Exhibitions

17 January - 7 March 2015

John Akomfrah
The Unfinished Conversation

Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry

Exhibitions

23 January - 5 February 2015

Chobi Mela VIII Festival
Rotimi Fani-Kayode (1989-1955)

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Exhibitions

30 November 2014 - 31 January 2015

Black Chronicles II

Centro de Fotografía, Montevideo, Uruguay

Exhibitions

27 October - 2nd November 2014

John Goto
Lovers’ Rock

Lewisham Shopping Centre, London

Exhibitions

7 July - 21 September

James Barnor

Arles, France

Exhibitions

12 September - 29 November 2014

Black Chronicles II

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

24 January - 17 May 2015

The Unfinished Conversation: Encoding/Decoding

The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada

Exhibitions

16 September - 16 November

Eileen Perrier
Peckham Square Studio

Peckham Space, London

Exhibitions

19 September - 1 November 2014

Rotimi Fani-Kayode (1955 – 1989)

Tiwani Contemporary, London

Exhibitions

Another great Autograph ABP exhibition

Exhibition visitor to Rotimi Fani-Kayode: Retrospective

Exhibitions

21 March - 30 April 2014

Rwanda in Photographs: Death Then, Life Now

Inigo Rooms, London

Exhibitions

6 March - 31 March 2014

Max Kandhola
The Aura of Boxing

Rich Mix, London

Exhibitions

12 March - 26 April 2014

Aida Silvestri
Even this will Pass

Roman Road, London

Exhibitions

24 January - 7 June 2015

Alice Seeley Harris
Brutal Exposure: the Congo

International Slavery Museum, Liverpool

Exhibitions

22 November - 21 December 2013

John Goto
1977: Lewisham and Belleville

Art Jericho Gallery, Oxford

Exhibitions

27 September - 31 October 2013

The Autograph ABP Archive in Focus: Back in the Day

The Drum, Birmingham

Exhibitions | Commissions

19 September - 24 November 2013

John Akomfrah
The Unfinished Conversation

Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin

Exhibitions | Commissions

26 October 2013 - 23 March 2014

John Akomfrah
The Unfinished Conversation

Tate Britain, London

Exhibitions | Archive

3 & 4 August 2013, all day

Africa Through the Lens, part of the Africa Centre Summer Festival

Exhibitions

16 January - 7 March 2014

'When Harmony Went to Hell'
Congo Dialogues: Alice Seeley Harris and Sammy Baloji

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

5 July - 31 August, 2013

James Barnor
Ever Young

Impressions Gallery, Bradford

Exhibitions

October 2013 - May 2014

The Paris Albums 1900: W.E.B. Du Bois

Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard University, USA

Exhibitions

25 April - 20 June 2015

Maud Sulter
Passion

Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow

Exhibitions | Commissions

10 May - 14 July 2013

John Akomfrah
The Unfinished Conversation

New Art Exchange, Nottingham

Exhibitions

22 May - 23 June 2013

Nikolaj Bendix Skyum Larsen
Promised Land

Dilston Grove, London

Exhibitions

12 February - 18 June 2014

Rotimi Fani-Kayode
Retrospective

Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town

Exhibitions

23 January - 14 April 2013

HUMAN RIGHTS HUMAN WRONGS

Ryerson image Centre, Toronto

Exhibitions

6 October - 4 November 2012

The Beautiful Horizon / No Olha Da Rua (In The Eye of the Street)

Fabrica, Brighton

Exhibitions

14 July - 24 August 2012

Adriana Groisman
Voices of the South Atlantic

Peninsula Arts Gallery, University of Plymouth

Exhibitions

25 May - 28 July 2012

Roma-Sinti-Kale-Manush

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

tears welled in my eyes...an emotional response is a sign of a work that has proved its worth, it had touched me and I recognised its importance.

Penny Davies, on Adriana Groisman: Voices of the South Atlantic 

Exhibitions

19 May - 30 June 2012

Adriana Groisman
Voices of the South Atlantic

Ffotogallery, Cardiff

Exhibitions

But rather than see beauty in the images, it is the scars within the landscapes [Adriana Groisman] urged the audience to understand.

Rosie Scammell, The Frontline Club

Exhibitions

30 March - 23 May 2012

Adriana Groisman
Voices of the South Atlantic

Photofusion, London

Exhibitions | Commissions

April 2012

Pablo Bartholomew
Side by Side

Billboards across Leicester

Exhibitions | Archive

14 September – 21 October 2011

The Black Chronicles

Magnum Print Room, London

Exhibitions | Archive

27 May - 30 July 2011

Rotimi Fani-Kayode (1955 - 1989)

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

27 May - 30 July 2011

Without Sanctuary: Lynching Photography in America

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions | Archive

17 September - 27 November 2010

Ever Young: James Barnor

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions | Archive

17 September - 27 November 2010

The Paris Albums 1900: W.E.B. Du Bois

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

2 June - 4 July 2010

Sammy Baloji
Mémoire

Dilston Grove, London

Exhibitions | Archive

Ever Young: James Barnor

W.E.B. Di Bois Institute, Rudenstein Gallery, Harvard University

Exhibitions

7 November 2009 – 9 January 2010

Disposable People: Contemporary Global Slavery

Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth

Exhibitions

1 August - 13 September 2009

Disposable People: Contemporary Global Slavery

New Art Exchange, Nottingham

Exhibitions

23 May - 5 July 2009

Disposable People: Contemporary Global Slavery

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle

Exhibitions

28 February – 9 April 2009

Disposable People: Contemporary Global Slavery

University of Northumbria, Newcastle

Exhibitions

14 January - 28 February 2009

Santu Mofokeng

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions | Archive

I am hoping to be able to take viewers to a place that opens up and encourages a dialogue, a debate

Renée Mussai, Autograph ABP, on curating the Rotimi Fani-Kayode retrospective at Harvard University

Exhibitions | Archive

29 January - 15 June 2009

Rotimi Fani-Kayode (1955-1989)

W.E.B. Du Bois Institute, Rudenstein Gallery, Harvard University

Exhibitions

10 January - 21 February 2009

Disposable People: Contemporary Global Slavery

The Gallery, Peninsula Arts, University of Plymouth

Exhibitions

26 September - 9 November 2008

Disposable People: Contemporary Global Slavery

Southbank Centre, London

Exhibitions

Bangladesh 1971

SIDE Gallery, Newcastle

Exhibitions

Bangladesh 1971

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

22 March - 3 May 2008

Rik Pinkcombe
Hidden in Plain Sight

Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea

Exhibitions

13 September - 11 November 2007

From Emperor to Military Dictator: Shemelis Desta’s Ethiopian Archive 1963 - 1982

The Photographers' Gallery, London

Exhibitions

14 April - 20 May 2007

Borderline Rik Pinkcombe

ArtSway, Hampshire

Exhibitions

2 December - 2 May, 2007

Invoice

Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town

Exhibitions | Commissions | Residencies

May 2006

Gayle Chong Kwan
Cockaigne

Platform for Art residency and exhibition at Southwark Underground Station, London

Exhibitions | Commissions

10 September - 22 October 2005

Gayle Chong Kwan
Cockaigne

Globe Gallery, Newcastle

Exhibitions

10 June - 16 July 2005

Arlene Gottfried
Midnight

Space, London

Exhibitions

12 February - 2 April 2005

Yto Barrada
A Life Full of Holes - The Strait Project

Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool

Exhibitions | Commissions

6 March - 20 April 1997

Maxine Walker
Laura Aquilar
Shifting Terrains

Zone Photographic Gallery, Newcastle