One artist exhibitions

2014
A temporary admission, The National Arts Festival, Grahamstown, ZA.
Curated by Storm Janse van Rensburg
2013
The Remains of the Father - Fragments of a Trilogy (Transhumance), Museo Casa Cavazzini, Udine, IT.
Curated by Elisa del Prete
2012
The Remains of the Father - Fragments of a Trilogy (Transhumance), MAMbo, Bologna, IT.
Curated by Elisa del Prete
Steglitz House, Galerie GUM, Bielefeld, DE. Curated by Gabriele Undine Meyer
2011
Wrecking at Private Siding 661, Christian Ferreira at the Wapping Project, London, UK.
2009
Recent works by Bridget Baker, Centro des Artes Contemporanea, Burgos, ES.
Curated by Emilio Navarro
2008
But we look so good in our uniforms, Diet Gallery, Miami, USA
2007
Bridget Bæker, Joao Ferreira Gallery, Cape Town, ZA
2006
But being a sensible woman, she subdued her terrors and turned over and went to sleep again.
Joao Ferreira Gallery, Cape Town, ZA
2001
Official BB Project University of Stellenbosch Art Gallery, Stellenbosch, ZA
2000
As if you’ve never seen it before. Artists Unlimited Gallery, Bielefeld, DE
1997
Bridget Baker BAFA(Stell.), BA. Hons.(FA)(Stell.), MFA (UCT) cand.
The Hänel Gallery, Cape Town, ZA
1996
The Shrill sound of a telephone at 3 a.m. The Planet Contemporary Art Site, Cape Town, ZA

Group exhibitions and film festivals

2018
A messy knot (in motion pictures) exhibition of films by Danilo Correale, Invernomuto and Fare Ala + Wu Ming 2
and Bridget Baker at Fondazione VOLUME! in Rome, a collateral event of the Rome Film Festival.
Curated by Vasco Forconi.
A messy knot (in motion pictures) screenings of films by Danilo Correale, Invernomuto and Fare Ala + Wu Ming 2
and Bridget Baker at the Johannesburg Bioscope, South Africa. Organized by the Italian Institute in Pretoria
in partnership with Fondazione VOLUME! Curated by Vasco Forconi.
Housing Complexes screenings of artists films at Denver Film Society, USA. Including works by Ana Vaz, Johann Lurf,
Patricia Detmering, Tanja Vujinović, Dagmar Schuerrer, Saskia Olde Wolbers and Volker Schlecht & Alexander Lahl.
Curated by Robert Seidel.
Phantom Horizons at Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin. Curated by Robert Seidel.
Mine — The Film Will Always Be With You screenings of films at Kunsthaus ACUD Berlin. Curated by Abrie Fourie.
Harboured a collection of South African and Italian video works, including films by Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin,
Fabio Palmieri, Riccardo Giaconni, Gabrielle Goliath, Sikhumbuzo Makandula, Elena Bellantoni and Debora Vrizzi.
Curated by Brent Meistre.

2017
Mine — The Film Will Always Be With You screenings of films at Latrobe Regional Gallery, Victoria, Australia.
Curated by Abrie Fourie.

2015
Screenings of films alongside the exhibition Winter Event – antifreeze by Katja Aglert at Flora ars+natura
in Bogotá, Columbia. Curated by Stefanie Hessler.
Between the Idea and the Experience at the 12th Havana Biennale, Cuba.
Lost in the Waves, a programme of Analogue Eye screenings including films by Guy Wouete, Berni Searle, and Erick
Musmanje at the International Schillertage Festival in Mannheim, DE. Curated by Brent Meistre
Evidence, programme of films at the Derby Film Festival, UK. Including films by Cecilia Stenbom, Andrew Norman
Wilson, Mishka Henner & David Oates, Federico Adorno and Deborah Stratman. Curated by Professor Huw Davies
Broken English at Tyburn Gallery, St. Christopher’s Place, London, UK. Curated by Kim Stern
Nero su Bianco, including work by Elisabetta Benassi, Adam Broomberg/Oliver Chanarin, Justin Thompson,
Carrie Mae Weems, Senam Okudzeto, Nari Ward and Theo Eshetu at the American Academy in Rome, IT.
Curated by Lyle Ashton Harris, Robert Storr and Peter Benson Miller
Sightings, including work by Abri de Swardt, Adam Broomberg/Oliver Chanarin, Bianca Baldi, Uriel Orlow
and Kemang Wa Lehulere at KZNSA, Durban, ZA. Curated by Amy Watson
U/Tropia, including film screenings by Morgan Knibbe, Paul Wenninger, Frances Bodomo and Ben Russell at
Festwochen-Zentrum in Kunstlerhaus, Plastikersaal, Vienna, AT. Curated by Brent Meistre and Daniel Ebner.
The Film Will Always Be With Us, a three day screening of South African artfilms at Tate Modern’s Starr
Auditorium 10 - 12 July, London, UK. Curated by Zoe Whitley and Abrie Fourie. UK/SA Season.

2014
Presente Imperfetto - Colonial Heritage and Contemporay Racialized Visions. A conference, screenings and
performances presented by Routes Agency at Casa della Memoria e della Storia in Rome, IT.
Brave New World … 20 Years of Democracy, exhibition of selected works from the South African National Gallery
permanent collection acquired between 1994 and 2014, South African National Gallery, Cape Town, ZA.
Curated by Ernestine White and Andrea Lewis.
Les Recontres Internationales, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, DE.
Les Recontres Internationales, Palais de Tokyo and Gaîté Lyrique, Paris, FR.

2013
ACT 1: ÆROLITHE ILLUSION, a 2 channel HD video installation curated by BUREAU DE CINÉMA AFRICAIN
(Bianca Baldi and Bridget Baker)
, at GoetheonMain, Johannesburg, ZA.
Mine, screened during Possessions, a film and performance festival, ESPACE KHIASMA, Paris, FR.
Mine, MC2a – Migrations Culturelles, Aquitaine Afriques, Bordeaux, FR. France/South Africa Season.
Curated by Abrie Fourie with Dagara Dakin, Katja Gentric

2012
Subject as Matter a selection of Piet Viljoen’s art collection exhibited at The New Church, Cape Town, ZA.
Curated by Penny Siopis, some of the works included are by Robin Rhode, Wim Botha, Lynette Yiadom-Boabye,
Georgina Gatrix and Walter Battiss.
10th edition of the Gender Bender Festival, Bologna, IT.
Dak’Art 2012, Dakar, SN. Curated by Christine Eyene, Riason Naidoo, Nadira Laggoune.
Mine, DUCTAC, Dubai, UAE and University of Johannesburg Art Gallery, ZA.
A selection of films by South African artists including Dineo Seshee Bopape, Jacques Coetzer,
Teboho Edkins, Simon Gush and Dorothee Kreutzfelt, Donna Kukama, Nandipha Mntambo, Robin Rhode,
Berni Searle, Lerato Shadi, Penny Siopis, Gregg Smith. Curated by Abrie Fourie.
Found Footage Festival, Bologna, IT. Including films by Matthias Muller, Joseph Cornell, Cecile Fontaine,
Abigail Child, Lana Lin, Barbara Hammer. Curated by Monica Dell’Asta.

2011
A Natural Selection: 1991-2011. Part 2 at the Association for the Visual Arts, Cape Town, ZA.
A 40 year retrospective exhibition curated by Clare Butcher.
International Competition of the 57th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, DE.
Curated by Lars Henrik Gass and Hilke Doering.
Lens: fractions of contemporary photography and video in South Africa, Sasol Art Museum, ZA.
Including work by Andrew Putter, Dineo Seshee Bopape, Husain and Hasan Essop, Jo Ractliffe, Kathryn Smith,
Pieter Hugo, Stephen Hobbs, Steven Cohen, and Zanele Muholi. Curated by Ulrich Wolff and Corlia Harmsen.
Glasgow Short Film Festival with the The Magic Lantern, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Mine, Iwalewa-House, Afrikazentrum der Universität Bayreuth, DE.
A selection of films by South African artists including Dineo Seshee Bopape, Jacques Coetzer, Teboho Edkins,
Simon Gush and Dorothee Kreutzfelt, William Kentridge, Donna Kukama, Nandipha Mntambo, Zanele Muholi,
Robin Rhode, Berni Searle, Lerato Shadi, Penny Siopis, Gregg Smith and Johan Thom.
Curated by Abrie Fourie and Dr. Anna Schrade.

2010
Home Sweet Home, Homebase Project, Berlin, DE. A screening of international video art including
Maurice Bogaert, Félix Fernández & Andrés Senra, Katherine Rojas, Maxim & Romy Northover, Ane Lan,
and David Theobald. Curated by Johnny Amore.
Visions in the Nunnery, The Nunnery Gallery, the Bow Arts Trust, London, UK. Screening of moving image
work including Michael Mazière, Rosie Pedlow and Joe King, Reynold Reynolds, and Jeremy Evans.
Curated by Cinzia Cremona and Tessa Garland.
Berwick Film and Media Festival, Berwick-upon-Tweed, UK. Curated by Professor Huw Davies.
Shifting Realities, Halle Zehn, CAP Cologne, Cologne, DE. A photography-based show including the work
of Seung Woo, Ute Bartel, Michael Baumgarten, Boris Becker, Martina Geccelli, Susa Templin, Won Seoung Won.
Curated by Barbara Hofmann-Johnson.
Home Sweet Home, Werkstatt der Kulturen, Berlin, DE. A screening of international video art including
David Blandy, Duro Toomato, Wayne Horse, Nina Lehtonen-Braun, Zefrey Throwell, Ane Lan.
Curated by Johnny Amore.
South Africa 2010 - Video Screening shown at the following venues:
Gallery 3,14 Bergen, NO
ISIS ARTS, Newcastle on Tyne, UK
Curated by Mei Szetu and Sharon Bailey (ISIS Arts, UK and Maur Prosjekter, Gallery 3,14 and BEK Norway).
US, The South African National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa. Curated by Bettina Malcomess and Simon Nijami.
Private Viewing – South African Video Art, D21 Kunstraum, Leipzig, DE. Curated by Claudia Shneider and Michael Arzt.

2009
Dada South? Exploring Dada legacies in South African art 1960 to the present,
The South African National Gallery, Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Roger van Wyk and Kathryn Smith.
US, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, ZA. Curated by Bettina Malcomess and Simon Nijami.
Intimate Distance, The South African National Gallery, Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Nadja Daehnke.
Sing into my Mouth, What if the World Gallery, Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Julia Rosa Clark.

2008
za. Giovane arte dal Sud Africa, Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, IT.
Curated by Lorenzo Fusi, Kendell Geers, Marlene Dumas, Sue Williamson, Minette Vari and Berni Searle.
Contemporary Art Photography from South Africa, SANG Iziko Museum - South African National Gallery,
Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Pam Warne.

2007
Uniform, The Spanierman Contemporary, New York, USA. Curated by Claire Breukel.
Zeitgenössische Fotokunst Aus Südafrika / Contemporary Art Photography from South Africa
at the following venues in Germany:
Neue Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin.
Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz
Galerie der Stadt Sindelfingen
Museum Bochum
Curated by Pam Warne.

2006
Women: Photography and New Media, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, ZA.
Curated by Jeanine Howse and Amy Watson.
Tour, Galerie Hilger Contemporarie, Vienna, AT. Curated by Claire Breukel.
But being a sensible woman, she subdued her terrors and turned over and went to sleep again.
KZNSA Gallery, Durban, South Africa.
Second to None, The South African National Gallery, Cape Town, ZA.
Curated by Gabi Ngcobo and Virginia McKenny.
Nie Meer, De Warande, Turnhout, BE. Curated by Ives Maes and Steven Op de Beeck.

2005
Official BB Mittens Project, (performance), Artists Unlimited Gallery, Hochbunker, Bielefeld, DE.
Official BB Project in absentia MMV (performance), Klein Karoo Kunstefees / Little Karoo Art Festival,
Oudtshoorn, ZA. Curated by Andrew Lamprecht.
GNO, Joao Ferreira Fine Art, Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Tracy Gander.

2004
Contra Mundi, The Association for Visual Arts, Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Andrew Lamprecht.
Decade of Democracy, The National Art Gallery, Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Emma Bedford.

2003
Official BB Mittens Project (performance), Gallery Puta, Greenpoint, Cape Town, ZA.
Curated by Andrew Lamprecht, Cameron Platter and Ed Young.

2002
Liberated Voices: Contemporary Art from South Africa, The University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson,
Arizona, USA. Curated by Frank Herreman.
Buzzards (performance), Klein Karoo Kunstefees / Little Karoo Art Festival, Oudstoorn, ZA.

2001
Liberated Voices: Contemporary Art from South Africa, The Iris & B.Gerald Cantor Centre for Visual Arts
at Stanford University, California, USA. Curated by Frank Herreman.

2000
Holland South Africa Line at the following venues:
The Castle of Good Hope, Cape Town, ZA
Baggagehal, Loods 6,Amsterdam, NL
Curated by Andrea Rolfes and Arend-Jan Weysters.
Liberated Voices: Contemporary Art from South Africa, The Austin Museum of Art,
Austin, Texas, USA. Curated by Frank Herreman.
Total Global, Contemporary Art Museum, Basel, CH.

1999
Liberated Voices: Contemporary Art from South Africa, The Museum for African Art, New York, USA.
Curated by Frank Herreman.
Softserve, The National Gallery, Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Public Eye.
Oos Wes, Tuis Bes, Klein Karoo Kunstefees / Little Karoo Arts Festival, Oudsthoorn, ZA.
Curated by Mark Coetzee and Lize Hugo.
Channel, The Association for Visual Arts, Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Robert Weinek and Gregg Smith.
Unplugged IV, The Rembrandt Van Rijn Gallery, Newtown Precinct, Johannesburg, ZA.

1998
Graft, 2nd Johannesburg Biennale The South African National Gallery, Cape Town, ZA.
Curated by Colin Richards. (Trade Routes: History and Geography. Curated by Okwui Enwezor).

1997
Unplugged II, The Rembrandt Van Rijn Gallery, Newtown Precinct, Johannesburg, ZA.
Lifetimes: Art from Southern Africa, Aktionsforum, Paterinsel, Munich, DE. Curated by Ruth Sack.

1996
3x10, The Hänel Gallery, Shortmarket Street, Cape Town, ZA. Curated by Robert Weinek.