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MmaMolao II



84 x 59 cm
33 x 23.23 in







Digital photomontage on Epson enhanced matte

1995 Gaborone, Botswana

The work of LegakwanaLeo Makgekgenene (1995, Gaborone, Botswana) is a determined effort to bypass cultural censorship and contrast the restrictions of toxic traditionalism, producing an elusive critique of the state apparatus and sociological structures. Makgekgenene's work confronts the evolution of women's movements in Botswana and explores alternative entry points to critical and radical pedagogies. Among her main exhibitions: Maš(w)i a Ditoro tsa Rona, Sakhile & Me, Frankfurt, Germany (2022); Women Antiracists, Women Soaring Project, California, USA (2022); Unfinished Camp, Online via Zeitz MOCCA, New York-USA-Basel, Switzerland (2021); Echoes of [Un]silenced Voices, Thapong Visual Arts Centre, Gaborone, Botswana, British Council & Southern Africa Arts initiative (2019).

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Torino, Via Bernardino Galliari, 15/C

A PICK GALLERY is a contemporary art gallery which, as the name suggests, focuses on the selection of emerging artists on the international scene. The gallery is dedicated to the research of new artistic languages, regularly curating solo and group exhibitions, and producing events in collaboration with other galleries and organizations; the space of about ...

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