James Webb

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Photo: Pieter Hugo

James Webb, lives and works in Cape Town and Stockholm and is known for his site-specific interventions and installations. Webb has had solo exhibitions at, amongst others, the Art Institute of Chicago, SPACES, Cleveland, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg.

Major group exhibitions include the 8th and 16th Biennale d’Art Contemporain de Lyon, 13th Biennial of Dakar, 4th Prospect Triennial of New Orleans, Documenta 14, 13th Biennial of Sharjah, 12th Bienal de la Habana, 55th Biennale di Venezia and the 3rd Marrakech Biennale (2009). Other notable group shows include those at institutions such as MAXXI Roma and the Tate Modern, London.

James Webb,
Photo: James Webb, "Prayer", The Art Institute of Chicago, 2018 © The Art Institute of Chicago