Kapwani Kiwanga
Sculptures Confront the Brutal History of Racialized Surveillance in the US
by John Pyper
Mar 25, 2019

“(…) On view at MIT List Visual Arts Center, Safe Passage considers the long history of American race laws through the broad global lenses of diaspora, colonialism, and surveillance. Thanks in part to her multicultural upbringing — she grew up in working-class Canada and spent time with her father’s family in Tanzania — Kiwanga offers a refreshing multifaceted perspective that, in concert with her sculptures, doesn’t allow us to define our history as an accidental or unique local condition…”

Kapwani Kiwanga
Stories Written
Group exhibition curated by Eliza Lips
Museum Haus Konstruktiv Zurich, Zürich
May 30 – Sep 8, 2024
Kapwani Kiwanga
10 Highlights From the Venice Biennale
By Jason Schmidt
The Ney York Times T-Magazine
Apr 24, 2024
Canada's entry at Venice Biennale shows how glass beads shaped the modern world
Megan Williams
Apr 20, 2024
At Kapwani Kiwanga’s Pavilion in Venice, Tiny Glass Beads Carry the Weight of History
Kate Brown
Apr 17, 2024