Banele Khoza Hlatikulu, Swaziland, b. 1994


2015 BTech in Fine Arts

2014 National Senior Certificate, with distinction in Design

2011 Enrolled in London International School of Fashion for a year, studying Fashion



Solo Exhibitions

2019 The boys I like - Talking about the girls they like, LKB/G, art berlin, Berlin, DE 

 Seeking Love Tour, Johannesburg; Port Elizabeth; Bloemfontein;  Stellenbosch; Pretoria; Durban, ZA

2018 To the Unknown, LKB/G, Hamburg, DE 

 LGBTQI+, Zeitz MOCAA, Cape Town, ZA 

 LOVE?, SMITH, Cape Town, ZA

2017 Lonely Nights, Lizamore & Associates, Johannesburg, ZA

2016 Temporary Feelings, Pretoria Art Museum, Pretoria, ZA


Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 A Letter to my 22 year old self, Absa Gallery, Johannesburg, ZA 

 1718, LKB/G, Hamburg, DE

2017 Close Encounters, SMITH, Cape Town, ZA 

 Salad, SMITH, Cape Town, ZA 

 Le Jour Qui Vient, Galerie des Galeries, Paris, FR

2016 Jan Cilliers Exhibition, Lizamore and Associates Gallery, Johannesburg, ZA 

 STELLAR, Salon 91, Cape Town, ZA 

 From Whence They Came, SMITH/Kalashnikovv, Cape Town, ZA 

 Arcadia, SMITH, Cape Town, ZA 

 1500, No End Contemporary, Johannesburg, ZA

2015 For Sale, Pretoria Art Museum, Pretoria, ZA 

 No End To This, No End Contemporary, Johannesburg, ZA 

 Multiple group exhibitions, Trent Gallery, Pretoria, ZA


Curatorial Projects

2019 Gallery Lab section, Co-Curator FNB Art Joburg, Johannesburg, ZA 

 The Zeitgeist, BKhz, Johannesburg, ZA 

 Metamorphosis, BKhz, Johannesburg, ZA 

 Descent into chaos, BKhz, Johannesburg, ZA 

 A Letter to my 22 year old self, bkhz x Absa Gallery, Johannesburg, ZA 

 What do painters do all day?, BKhz Johannesburg, ZA 

 Process, BKhz, Johannesburg, ZA 

 A collectors perspective, BKhz, Johannesburg, ZA



2017 „The Gerard Sekoto Foundation Award" presented by Barclays L'Atelier, 

 including a 3 month residency at La Cité Internationale des Art in Paris, FR 

 South African Taxi Foundation Art Award 

 Barclays L'Atelier Art Competiton - Finalist (Top 10) 

 A Re Yeng TRT bus station artwork, Pretoria, ZA

2016 South Africa Taxi Foundation Art Award 2016 - Finalist (Top 30)

2015 Barclays L'Atelier Art Competition - Finalist 

 Johannes Stegmann Mentorship Programme, mentored by Colbert Mashile 

 Thami Mnyele Fine Art Awards 2014 - Top 100 

 Finalist in the Top 100 of Sasol New Signatures



2015 Reserve Bank of South Africa Art scholarship for BTech studies at Tschwane

 University of Technology