MY CV

My Portfolio

RESUME

SOLOMON MAHLATINI
Born: 1 June 1989, Harare, Zimbabwe

 

EDUCATION:
(2011-2012) BFA Cinema-Television, Columbia College Hollywood, Tarzana, CA 2015-2018
(2016-2019) BFA, East Central University, Ada, OK 74820


SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
(2016) "Solomon Mahlatini: Goridhe Collection" Peg Alston Fine Arts, New York, NY
(2016) Solomon Sees DC 2, Georgetown,  Washington DC
(2015) Solomon Sees Detroit, Boston Edison Historic District, Michigan
(2014) Solomon Sees Atlanta, Decatur, Georgia
(2014) Solomon Sees DC, Georgetown, Washington DC

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

(2022) Art 214, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX

(2022) Art 214, Moody Performance Hall, Dallas, TX

(2022) Respite, Pencil on Paper Gallery, Dallas, TX

(2021) Allied Arts - Goldtini, Myriad Botanical Gardens, OKC, OK

(2021) Black Voices, 500x Gallery, Dallas, TX

(2020) Philbrook Museum and OVAC partnership, Tulsa, OK

(2020) Wings Gala, Bubbles and Bids, The Skirving Hotel, OK

(2019) Please Touch the Art exhibition, Tulsa, OK
(2019) Artster Oklahoma, Oklahoma Hall of Fame, OK
(2018) Please Touch the Art exhibition, Tulsa, OK
(2018) East Central University, 55th Annual Student Exhibition, Ada, OK
(2018) OVAC Momentum Oklahoma, Gold Dome, Oklahoma City, OK
(2017) OVAC Momentum Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK
(2014) Pepco Gallery Place, Washington DC
(2013) Capitol Art Fair, Washington DC
(2013) Capitol Silent Auction, Georgetown, Washington DC
(2012) Artists in Motion, Columbia College Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA
(2012) Colors of Pride, Graphi-ko Gallery/Jewelry, St Petersburg, Florida
(2011) Black Pride and Promote (Solo exhibition), Hilton (LAX) Hotel, Los Angeles, CA

SPECIAL PROJECTS:
(2019) Artster Oklahoma 2019 Publication and Exhibition
(2018) Legacy Bank Tulsa, Spotlight Artist Showcase

 

AWARDS, HONORS, ACHIEVEMENTS:
(2018) Ada Arts Council Scholarship Receipient
(2018) O.Gail Poole Travel Award
(2018) East Central University, Director's Award
(2018) OVAC  Momentum Oklahoma, Curator's Choice Award

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:
(2014) Chimanyi, Bruce. "Zim Visual Artist Makes Strides in US." Sunday News Zimbabwe.15 June 2014
(2015) Chimanyi, Bruce. "Mahlathini' Holds Solo Exhibition in New York."Sunday News Zimbabwe. 15 February 2015
(2016) Ncube, Martha. "One-on-One With US Based Fine Artist." Makambaonline. 20 April 2016
(2016) Lewis, Carl. "ECU Students Showcase Art, Networking Skills." Ada News. 14 December 2016
(2018) “Fund to Help Two Artists Travel.” Oklahoma. 24 June 2018
2019. “The Story Behind Solomon Mahlatini.” Zim Magazine. 24 April 2019

VISUAL ART RELATED ACHIEVEMENTS:
(2015 – 2018) East Central University Art Club President