Graeme Williams  


Solo Exhibitions

2019 Casting Light: Alex Lowery & Graeme Williams: Painting West Bay, Photographing South Africa, Art First in residence @ Eagle Gallery, London
2015 Art First, London. As the Grass Grows/Marking Time
2013 VU’ Galerie, Paris. A curated collection of images from bodies of work produced over 25 years
2012 Singapore International Photography Festival
  Noorderlicht Photography Festival, Holland
  Mois de la Photo, Painting over the Present
2011 Kijk Gallery – Paris – Gallery opening exhibition
2010 A selection of works, Photo-off, Paris
2009 The Edge of Town, Axis Gallery New York
2008 The Edge of Town, Artspace, Johannesburg.
2003 Hard Ground – permanent exhibition. Commissioned by UCT and hung at the new Chemical Engineering Building, Cape Town
2002 Dreamtime in Breathless Spaces, Bonani Festival of Photography and Museum Africa. Johannesburg
  Photographs from a collection of personal work. Photo ZA Gallery, Johannesburg
2001 Hlabisa Portraits – Aids orphans and HIV positive children, 6th Wonca World Congress of Family Doctors, Durban
  The Inner City, Africana Museum, Johannesburg

Group Exhibitions and Art Fairs

2018 AKAA, Paris, Art First
2016-2019 Investec Cape Town Art Fair, Art First
2017, 2018 FNB Joburg Art Fair, Art First
2016 Turbine Art Fair, Joburg, Art First
  Louis Vuitton Foundation, Paris: Being There
2013 Haus der Kunst, Munich: Rise and Fall of Apartheid: Photography and the Bureaucracy of Everyday Life
  Prize for Contemporary African Photography
  Exhibited at Basel Switzerland, PhotoIreland in Dublin, Ireland and Lagos Photo Festival in Lagos, Nigeria
2012 The International Centre of Photography (ICP) New York – The Rise and Fall of Apartheid
  The Smithsonian (New York) – Earth Matters exhibition
2011 The Victoria & Albert Museum, London: Figures and Fictions
  Dali Photography Festival in China – The Big Show portraits (Shared 1st prize Best Exhibition)
  Angkor Photo Festival in Cambodia – Two Dogs series
  Figures and Fictions – Contemporary South African photography exhibition: Victoria and Albert Museum, The Edge of Town, London
2010 Darkroom: Photography and New Media in South Africa since 1950 at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham. An exhibition and catalogue
2009 Bamako Biannale, Mali
  Beyond Beauty: Photographs from Duke University Special Collection Library. Book and exhibition
  Then and Now. Exhibition, book and film. Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg in South Africa, Melbourne and Brisbane in Australia, Malmo and Norrkoping in Sweden (2008–2010)
  Dreamtime in Breathless Spaces. Biennial International – Fotofreo. Photofestival. Freemantle, Australia
2003 Dreamtime selection: Noorderlight Photo Event. Groningen, Netherlands