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My Portfolio

Born 1989, Harare, Zimbabwe   
North Bethesda , MD
2015-2018  BFA, Studio Art, East Central University, Ada, OK    
2011-2012  BFA Cinema-Television, Columbia College Hollywood, Tarzana, CA    
2023 A TALE OF MUD AND HONEY, Africa World Art Gallery, Washington D.C 
2022  RETROSPECTION, Africa World Art Gallery, Washington D.C 
2015  "Solomon Mahlatini: Goridhe Collection" Peg Alston Fine Arts, New York, NY    
2014 Solomon Sees D.C, Pinstripes, Georgetown, Washington D.C  
2014 Solomon Sees Detroit, Boston Edison District, Michigan   
2014 Solomon Sees Atlanta  Decatur, Georgia   
2013 Solomon Sees D.C, Pinstripes, Georgetown, Washington D.C  
2022 Art In the Atrium, Frisco Public Arts,Frisco, TX
2022 Fresh Ideas, Visual Art League of Lewisville, Lewisville, TX 
2022 I25 SHOW, Plano Arts, Eisemann Center, Richardson, TX 
2022 9th Annual Artspace111 Juried Exhibition, Fort Worth, TX 
2022 Figurative & Abstraction, Old Cotton Mill, McKinney, TX 
2022 Artrageous , VGAF Discovery Center, Frisco, TX  
2022 Respite (ii), Pencil on Paper Gallery, Dallas TX  
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 Black Voices, 500X Gallery, TX   
2020 Philbrook Museum and OVAC partnership, Tulsa, OK   
2020  Wings Gala: Bubbles and Bids, The Skirving Hotel, Ok   
2020  CONCEPT, Ahha, Tulsa, OK   
2019 Please Touch the Art, Mckeon Center, Tulsa, OK  
2019  Artster Oklahoma, Gaylord Museum. OK   
2018 Senior Exhibition, Pogue Gallery. Ada, OK   
2018  Please Touch the Art exhibition, Tulsa, OK    
2017  East Central University, 55th Annual Student Exhibition, Ada, OK    
2017  OVAC Momentum Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK   
2016  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 (Group exhibition), Columbia College Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA   
2012  Colors of Pride (Group exhibition), Graphi-ko Gallery/Jewelery, St Petersburg, Florida,    
2011  Black Pride and Promote (Solo exhibition), Hilton (LAX) Hotel, Los Angeles, CA    
2023 Featured artist,  42nd Washington Performing Arts Annual Gala 
2018 Artster Oklahoma, book publication, Oklahoma Hall of Fame, OK  
2018 Legacy Bank, Spotlight Artist Showcase. Spring Creek, Edmond, OK   
2022 Gallery representation, AWAG, Washington D.C
2022 2nd Place, Fresh Ideas, Visual Art League Lewisville , TX
2022 Award of Merit, Plano Arts Association, 125 SHOW 22
2022 Stanford University MFA Art Practice Finalist  
2021 500X Gallery Inductee (2021 – 2022)  
2018 O.Gail Poole Travel Award   
2018 East Central University, Director's Award   
2018 OVAC Momentum Oklahoma, Curator's Choice Award  
2023 ZBC News, TV interview, Broadcast 20 January 2022
2023 Studio 7, Radio Interview 
2022 “Africa Art World Gallery Presents Solomon Mahlatini”. Web., 16 December 2022
2022  Voice of America, Radio Interview,, Broadcast 7 December 
2022 “Zimbabwean Visual Artist Shines in the USA”, TV interview,, Broadcast, 9 December 
2022 “9th Annual Texas Juried Exhibition.” Web., 
2022 “9th Annual Texas Juried Exhibition.” Web.,
2022  “Art 214 Juried Exhibition.” Web.,
2022 “Black Voices Juried Exhibition.” Web.,
2018 “Funds to Help Two Artists Travel.” Web., 24 June 2018.
2018 “Poole Travel Award Makes Trips Across North America Possible for Two Oklahoma Artists.”   Web., 14 June 2018.
2016 Lewis, Carl. "ECU Students Showcase Art, Networking Skills." Ada News. 14 December 2016  
2016 Ncube, Martha. "One-on-One with US Based Fine Artist." Web. makambaonline. 20 April 2016   
2015 Zimbabwe. Chimanyi, Bruce. "Mahlathini' Holds Solo Exhibition in New York." Sunday News 15 Feb 
2014    Chimanyi, Bruce. "Zim Visual Artist Makes Strides in US." Sunday News Zimbabwe.    15 June 2014

2015 – 2018 East Central University Art Club President    

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