*2009 frugi bonae, Artspace gallery, 142 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg (Nov 11 to Dec 2). Catalogue published: Frugi Bonae
*2008 Disjecta Membra, Gordart Gallery, 3rd Avenue Melville, Johannesburg (March 15 to April 7). Catalogue published: Disjecta Membra
Selected Group Exhibitions
*2017 Pulse, AVA Gallery: New Media Room, 35 Church Street, Cape Town (Sep 28 to Oct 28).
*2017 Great War Island, Magacin u Kraljevica Marka, Belgrade, Serbia (July 8 opening). Curator: Marko Jobst. Catalogue published.
*2017 Booknesses, FADA Gallery, University of Johannesburg (March 24 - May 5). Project director: David Paton. Digital catalogue published.
*2016 THAT Art Fair, The Palms Centre, 145 Sir Lowry Road, Woodstock (18 February - 6 March).
*2014 Suspicious Mind: artists’ exploration of mind and matter, Iziko National Gallery Annexe, Cape Town (May 5 to June 30). Curators: Nina Liebenberg and Fabian Saptouw. Website.
*2013 Suspicious Mind: artists’ exploration of mind and matter, UCT Michaelis Gallery, Hiddingh Campus, 37 Orange Street, UCT (August 13 to Aug 31). Curators: Fabian Saptouw and Nina Liebenberg.
*2012 Pointure, University of Johannesburg Art Gallery, Kingsway Campus, Johannesburg (Aug 8 to Aug 29). Curators: Ann-Marie Tully & Jennifer Kopping. Catalogue published: Pointure
*2012 small works, Everard Read Gallery, 3 Portswood Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town (June 28-July 12).
*2011 15, Everard Read Gallery, 3 Portswood Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town (Nov 24 to Dec 24).
*2011 Threshold, Michaelis Main Gallery, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, 31-37 Orange St, Gardens (Sep 24 to Oct 19). Curator: Virginia MacKenny. Catalogue published: Threshold
*2011 Fresh, Everard Read Gallery, 3 Portswood Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town (June 30 to July 14).
*2011 Michaelis Alumni Exhibition & Auction, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, 31-37 Orange St, Gardens (July 12 to July 20). Curator: Nadja Daehnke. Catalogue published.
*2011 Altered Pieces, Thompson Gallery, 78 3rd Avenue, Melville, Johannesburg (July 10 to Aug 7). National tour to follow. Curator: Gordon Froud.
*2010 Ecotopian States, University of Johannesburg Art Gallery, Kingsway campus, Johannesburg (Sep 8 to Sep 29). Curator: Jacki McInnes. Website published.
*2010 View From The South, Everard Read Gallery, 3 Portswood Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town (June 10 to July 12). Catalogue published: View from the South
*2009 Oppitafel IX: Babette’s Feast, Artspace Warehouse, 3 Hetty Avenue, Fairland (Dec 6 to 19, 2009; & Jan 12 to 30, 2010). Curator: Teresa Lizamore.
*2009 Sex, Power & Money, Everard Read Gallery, 3 Portswood Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town (Oct 8 to Oct 21).
*2009 ABSA L’Atelier Art Awards 100 Finalist 2009 (July 24 to Aug 21). Curator: Cecile Loedolff. Catalogue published.
*2009 Thami Mnyele Fine Arts Award, Coen Scholtz Recreation Centre: Kempton Park, Gauteng (June 27 to July 9). Curator: Hanolet Uys.
*2008 Twenty Artists Twenty Portraits, UCA Gallery, 48 Lower Main Rd, Observatory, Cape Town (Dec 17 to Jan 24, 2009).
*2008 Ekurhuleni National Fine Arts Award, Coen Scholtz Recreation Centre: Kempton Park, Gauteng (June 21 to July 16).
*2007 Exhibition of Drawing & Painting, Spencer Street Studios, Woodstock, Cape Town.
*2006 Graduate Show, The Michaelis School of Fine Art, UCT (Nov 15 to Dec 20, 2006). Catalogue published.
Kim engages other artists curatorially on ad hoc projects, usually activating unusual or overlooked spaces with conceptual interventions and/ or performative work. She runs an experiental curatorial platform, a gallery without walls, and is engaged with building another that crosses fine art and architecture disciplines.
*2014 Golden City Plan, a public space mural intervention in Jeppestown by Sandile Radebe in association with guerilla gallery (November 2014).
*2014 A Walk in the City, a solo exhibition by Sandile Radebe. National School of the Arts, Braamfontein (October 15-25). Curator: Kim Gurney. Exhibition website produced and published by Kim Gurney. Download: E-catalogue pdf produced and published by Sandile Radebe.
*2013 Cape Town Under: The Third Voice, a guerilla gallery collaborative project: three site-specific sound performances at The Castle & Grand Parade (November 22 & 23). Conceived and curated by Kim Gurney, endurance lullaby performed by Pauline Theart. Part of GIPCA’s festival, LAND. ‘Cape Town Under’ website produced and published by Kim Gurney.
*2012 Sounding Out, Bag Factory Artists’ Studios, Johannesburg (July 4 - 18). Curator: Kim Gurney, assistant curator: Thato Mogotsi. Exhibition website produced and published by Kim Gurney. Download: E-catalogue designed by Neil Nieuwoudt.
*2012 Appeal 2012 project by Elgin Rust, a group exhibition in collaboration with guerilla gallery. Exhibition website created and published by Kim Gurney. Project also documented here.
A project research trip
Photo: Matt Weisse
*2012: Founded guerilla gallery, a nomadic offspace that hosted a trilogy of experimental projects in makeshift spaces. Launched with initial assistance from fellow artist Neil Nieuwoudt in 2012, the platform ran nomadically and manifested annually for three years, whenever circumstances and resources conspired.
*2007-11: Founded Lodestar consultancy to assemble art collections for private clients, comprising primarily emergent talents with artworks sourced directly from artists’ studios, graduate exhibitions and group shows. Lodestar is due for relaunch in the coming months and among other initiatives will co-host a new artistic platform.
Opening Night of Sandile Radebe’s solo exhibition
Photo: K. Gurney