↑ Paul Maheke, Seeking After the Fully Grown Dancer *deep within*, 2016-2018. Performance part of Meetings on Art, 58th Venice Biennale, 2019. Credit Riccardo Banfi. Courtesy Delfina Foundation and Arts Council England.
↑ Paul Maheke, Seeking After the Fully Grown Dancer *deep within*, 2016-2018. Performance part of Meetings on Art, 58th Venice Biennale, 2019. Credit Riccardo Banfi. Courtesy Delfina Foundation and Arts Council England.
↑ Paul Maheke, Seeking After the Fully Grown Dancer *deep within*, 2016-2018. Performance part of Meetings on Art, 58th Venice Biennale, 2019. Credit Riccardo Banfi. Courtesy Delfina Foundation and Arts Council England.
↑ Paul Maheke, Seeking After the Fully Grown Dancer *deep within*, 2016-2018. Performance part of Meetings on Art, 58th Venice Biennale, 2019. Credit Riccardo Banfi. Courtesy Delfina Foundation and Arts Council England.
↑ Paul Maheke, A fire circle for a public hearing, view of installation performance at Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Netherlands, 2019, Photo credit : Gunnar Meier.
↑ Paul Maheke, A fire circle for a public hearing, view of installation performance at Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Netherlands, 2019, Photo credit : Gunnar Meier.
↑ Paul Maheke, A fire circle for a public hearing, view of installation performance at Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Netherlands, 2019, Photo credit : Gunnar Meier.
↑ Paul Maheke, A fire circle for a public hearing, view of installation performance at Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Netherlands, 2019, Photo credit : Gunnar Meier
↑ Paul Maheke, A fire circle for a public hearing, view of installation performance at Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Netherlands, 2019, Photo credit : Gunnar Meier
↑ Paul Maheke, A fire circle for a public hearing, view of installation performance at Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Netherlands, 2019, Photo credit : Gunnar Meier
↑ Paul Maheke, A fire circle for a public hearing, view of installation performance at Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Netherlands, 2019, Photo credit : Gunnar Meier.
↑ Paul Maheke, A fire circle for a public hearing, view of installation performance at Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Netherlands, 2019, Photo credit : Gunnar Meier.
↑ Paul Maheke, À Cris Ouverts, installation view at the 6th édition des Ateliers de Rennes - biennale d’art contemporain, 2018, Photo_credit : Aurélien Mole
↑ Paul Maheke, À Cris Ouverts, installation view at the 6th édition des Ateliers de Rennes - biennale d’art contemporain, 2018, Photo_credit : Aurélien Mole
↑ Paul Maheke, À Cris Ouverts, installation view at the 6th édition des Ateliers de Rennes - biennale d’art contemporain, 2018, Photo_credit : Aurélien Mole
↑ Paul Maheke, À Cris Ouverts, installation view at the 6th édition des Ateliers de Rennes - biennale d’art contemporain, 2018, Photo_credit : Aurélien Mole
↑ Paul Maheke, À Cris Ouverts, installation view at the 6th édition des Ateliers de Rennes - biennale d’art contemporain, 2018, Photo_credit : Aurélien Mole
↑ Paul Maheke, À Cris Ouverts, installation view at the 6th édition des Ateliers de Rennes - biennale d’art contemporain, 2018, Photo_credit : Aurélien Mole
↑ Paul Maheke, À Cris Ouverts, installation view at the 6th édition des Ateliers de Rennes - biennale d’art contemporain, 2018, Photo_credit : Aurélien Mole
↑ Paul Maheke, À Cris Ouverts, installation view at the 6th édition des Ateliers de Rennes - biennale d’art contemporain, 2018, Photo_credit : Aurélien Mole
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ Paul Maheke, Letter to a Barn Owl , installation view, Kevin Space 2018, Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti
↑ "Give Up the Ghost: Baltic Triennial 13", installation view, 2018.
↑ "Give Up the Ghost: Baltic Triennial 13", installation view, 2018.
↑ "Give Up the Ghost: Baltic Triennial 13", installation view, 2018.
↑ 'Levant, 2018', in collaboration with Ligia Lewis and Nkisi, installation view, Lafayette Anticipations – Fondation d’entreprise Galeries Lafayette, 2018. Produced and commissioned by Lafayette Anticipations, Paris. Images: ©Pierre Antoine, ©ADAGP, 2018.
↑ 'Levant', 2018, in collaboration with Ligia Lewis and Nkisi, installation view, Lafayette Anticipations – Fondation d’entreprise Galeries Lafayette, 2018. Produced and commissioned by Lafayette Anticipations, Paris. Images: ©Pierre Antoine, ©ADAGP, 2018.
↑ 'The Distance is Nowhere', performance at Manifesta, Palermo, 2018 © Paul Maheke, Sophie Mallett, Stella Sideli, GAM Palermo and Overalls Adv.
↑ 'The Distance is Nowhere', performance at Manifesta, Palermo, 2018 © Paul Maheke, Sophie Mallett, Stella Sideli, GAM Palermo and Overalls Adv.
↑ 'The Distance is Nowhere', performance at Manifesta, Palermo, 2018 © Paul Maheke, Sophie Mallett, Stella Sideli, GAM Palermo and Overalls Adv.
↑ 'The Distance is Nowhere', performance at Manifesta, Palermo, 2018 © Paul Maheke, Sophie Mallett, Stella Sideli, GAM Palermo and Overalls Adv.
↑ 'A familiar familial place of confusion (channel)', performance in collaboration with Simon and Alix Maheke, Centre Pompidou, 9 June 2018. Photo © Hervé Veronese.
↑ 'A familiar familial place of confusion (channel)', performance in collaboration with Simon and Alix Maheke, Centre Pompidou, 9 June 2018. Photo © Hervé Veronese.
↑ 'A familiar familial place of confusion (channel)', performance in collaboration with Simon and Alix Maheke, Centre Pompidou, 9 June 2018. Photo © Hervé Veronese.
↑ A fire circle for a public hearing, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK, 2018. Produced by Chisenhale Gallery, London. Commissioned by Chisenhale Gallery and Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Middelburg. Photo: Mark Blower
↑ A fire circle for a public hearing, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK, 2018. Produced by Chisenhale Gallery, London. Commissioned by Chisenhale Gallery and Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Middelburg. Photo: Mark Blower
↑ A fire circle for a public hearing, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK, 2018. Produced by Chisenhale Gallery, London. Commissioned by Chisenhale Gallery and Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Middelburg. Photo: Mark Blower
↑ A fire circle for a public hearing, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK, 2018. Produced by Chisenhale Gallery, London. Commissioned by Chisenhale Gallery and Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Middelburg. Photo: Mark Blower
↑ A fire circle for a public hearing, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK, 2018. Produced by Chisenhale Gallery, London. Commissioned by Chisenhale Gallery and Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Middelburg. Photo: Mark Blower
↑ A fire circle for a public hearing, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK, 2018. Produced by Chisenhale Gallery, London. Commissioned by Chisenhale Gallery and Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, Middelburg. Photo: Mark Blower
↑ Seeking after the fully grown dancer *deep within* as part of 'Habits of Care' at the Blackwood Gallery, Toronto. images: Henry Chan, 2017
↑ Seeking after the fully grown dancer *deep within* as part of 'Habits of Care' at the Blackwood Gallery, Toronto. images: Henry Chan, 2017
↑ The River Asked for a Kiss (to Pateh Sabally) and Mutual Survival, Lorde's Manifesto, as part of 'Habits of Care' at the Blackwood Gallery, Toronto. images: Toni Hafkenscheid, 2017
↑ Mutual Survival, Lorde's Manifesto, as part of 'Habits of Care' at the Blackwood Gallery, Toronto. images: Toni Hafkenscheid, 2017
↑ «Acqua Alta», installation view, galerie Sultana, 2017 ©Aurélien Mole
↑ «Acqua Alta», installation view, galerie Sultana, 2017 ©Aurélien Mole
↑ «Acqua Alta», installation view, galerie Sultana, 2017 ©Aurélien Mole
↑ Leakage, 2017, impression numérique sur tissu, étagères de verre, gouttes de résine, lampes poussoires, verre/digital prints on fabric, glass shelves, resin drops, led tap lights, glass 210x120 cm ©Aurélien Mole
↑ « The dance floor could never be a story with one voice. The dance floor is packed with stories all pulsating with their own experiences and needs », DRAF, 2017, Surrounding works by France-Lise McGurn, Julian Opie and Theaster Gates - Photo: Tim Bowditch
↑ « The dance floor could never be a story with one voice. The dance floor is packed with stories all pulsating with their own experiences and needs », DRAF, 2017, Surrounding works by France-Lise McGurn, Julian Opie and Theaster Gates - Photo: Tim Bowditch
↑ « Mbu », 2017 - as part of BMW Live Exhibition: Ten Days Six Nights, Tate Modern, Photograph © Tate 2017, image: Brotherton-Lock.
↑ « Mbu », 2017 - as part of BMW Live Exhibition: Ten Days Six Nights, Tate Modern, Photograph © Tate 2017, image: Brotherton-Lock.
↑ « Mbu », 2017 - as part of BMW Live Exhibition: Ten Days Six Nights, Tate Modern, Photograph © Tate 2017, image: Brotherton-Lock.
↑ «  The River Asked for a Kiss (to Pateh Sabally) », 2017 as part of the Diaspora Pavilion, Venice - courtesy of ICF, Galerie Sultana and the artist, image: Francesco Allegretto and Paul Maheke
↑ « In the Watery Core of those Stories », 2017 as part of the Diaspora Pavilion, Venice - courtesy of ICF, Galerie Sultana and the artist, images: Francesco Allegretto and Paul Maheke
↑ « In the Watery Core of those Stories », 2017 as part of the Diaspora Pavilion, Venice - courtesy of ICF, Galerie Sultana and the artist, images: Francesco Allegretto and Paul Maheke
↑ « In the Watery Core of those Stories », 2017 as part of the Diaspora Pavilion, Venice - courtesy of ICF, Galerie Sultana and the artist, images: Francesco Allegretto and Paul Maheke
↑ « In the Watery Core of those Stories », 2017 as part of the Diaspora Pavilion, Venice - courtesy of ICF, Galerie Sultana and the artist, images: Francesco Allegretto and Paul Maheke
↑ Installation View, « What Flows Through and Across », Assembly Point, London, United Kingdom, 18 January - 25 February 2017.
↑ Installation View, « What Flows Through and Across », Assembly Point, London, United Kingdom, 18 January - 25 February 2017.
↑ Installation View, « What Flows Through and Across », Assembly Point, London, United Kingdom, 18 January - 25 February 2017.
↑ « We the Marshes », digital print on fabric, stretcher bars, steel, dried water plants, 155 x 90 cm, Assembly Point, London, United Kingdom, 18 January - 25 February 2017
↑ Installation View, "In Me Everything is Already Flowing", Center, Berlin, Germany, 2016.
↑ Installation View, "In Me Everything is Already Flowing", Center, Berlin, Germany, 2016.
↑ Installation View, "In Me Everything is Already Flowing", Center, Berlin, Germany, 2016.
↑ Installation View, "In Me Everything is Already Flowing", Center, Berlin, Germany, 2016.
↑ Installation View, "I Lost Track of the Swarm", 2016, South London Gallery, London, Great Britain.
↑ Installation View, "I Lost Track of the Swarm", 2016, South London Gallery, London, Great Britain.
↑ Installation View, "I Lost Track of the Swarm", 2016, South London Gallery, London, Great Britain.
↑ Performance view, "A Gesture Towards Transformation", 2013-2016, presented during the Rebel Man Standard Festival, London, Great Britain.
↑ Performance view, "Seeking After the Fully Grown Dancer *deep within*", 2016, Photo / video credits : Life Long Burning.
GALLERY SHOWS:

No Ordinary Love
23 Jun 2016 — 9 Sep 2016

Acqua Alta
28 Apr 2017 — 1 Jul 2017

Diable Blanc
4 Apr 2019 — 1 Jun 2019

FAIRS:

Frieze. London, UK
4 Oct 2017 — 8 Oct 2017

Liste. Basel, Switzerland
11 Jun 2018 — 17 Jun 2018

Frieze London. London, UK
3 Oct 2019 — 6 Oct 2019

BIO:

Paul Maheke (b.1985, Brive-la-Gaillarde) lives and works in London. He completed a MA in Art Practice at l’École Nationale Supérieure d’Arts de Paris-Cergy in 2011 and a programme of study at Open School East, London in 2015. Maheke was awarded the South London Gallery Graduate Residency 2015-16.

Paul next projects and performances are : , Blockuniverse London, Triangle France-Astérides, Marseille, ICA Miami, Prix Fondation d'Entreprise Ricard, Paris, Performa 19 New York.
His recent projects include: 58th Biennale de Venezia, 'A Fire Circle for a Public Hearing', Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art, (2019 solo) ‘Letter to a Barn Owl’, Kevin Space, Vienna (2018, solo); ‘A cris ouverts’, Biennale de Rennes (2018). ‘Give Up the Ghost’, Baltic Triennial 13, Tallinn (2018); ‘Le centre ne peut tenir', Lafayette Anticipations, Paris (2018); ‘Move’, Centre Pompidou, Paris (2018); ‘A fire circle for a public hearing’, Chisenhale Gallery, London (2018, solo show); 'Elements of Vogue', CA2M, Madrid (2017); artist-in-residence at Palais de Tokyo, Paris (2017), 'Diaspora Pavilion', 57th Venice Biennale (2017); 'Ten Days Six Nights', cur. Catherine Wood and Andrea Lissoni, Tate Modern, London, UK (2017); 'Acqua Alta', Sultana Gallery, Paris, FR (2017, solo show); 'What Flows Through and Across', Assembly Point, London (2017, solo show); 'In Me Everything is Already Flowing', Center, Berlin (2016, solo show); 'I Would’ve Done Everything for You / Gimme More’, cur. Cédric Fauq, London (…

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Performance. 58th Venice Biennale. Venice, Italy.
(labiennale.org)
8 May 2019 — 24 Nov 2019

Solo Show. Vleeshal Center for Contemporary Art. Middelburg, Netherlands.
(vleeshal.nl/)
20 Jan 2019 — 17 Mar 2019

Solo Show. Biennale d’art contemporain. Rennes, France.
(lesateliersderennes.fr)
29 Sep 2018 — 2 Dec 2018

Solo Show. Kevin Space. Vienna, Austria.
(kevinspace.org)
12 Sep 2018 — 4 Nov 2018

Group Show. Tallinn Art Hall. Tallinn, Estonia.
(baltictriennial13.org)
29 Jun 2018 — 2 Sep 2018

Group Show. Lafayette Anticipations. Paris, France.
(lafayetteanticipations.com)
20 Jun 2018 — 9 Sep 2018

Performance. Move 2018, Centre Pompidou. Paris, France.
(centrepompidou.fr)
7 Jun 2018 — 24 Jun 2018

Performance. Kunsten Festival. Brussels, Belgium.
(kunstenfestivaldesarts.be)
18 May 2018 — 20 May 2018

Solo Show. Chisenhale Gallery. London, UK.
(chisenhale.org)
12 Apr 2018 — 10 Jun 2018

Group Show. CA2M. Madrid, Spain.
(ca2m.org)
16 Nov 2017 — 6 May 2018

Group Show. Palazzo Lancia. Turin, Italy.
()
5 Nov 2017 — 19 Nov 2017

Performance. Walker Art Gallery. Liverpool, UK.
(liverpoolmuseums.org.uk)
12 Oct 2017 — 12 Oct 2017

Group Show. Tenderpixel Gallery. London, UK.
(www.tenderpixel.com)
4 Oct 2017 — 25 Nov 2017

Residency. Palais de Tokyo. Paris, France.
()
1 Oct 2017 — 31 Oct 2017

Group Show. Galerie Jeune Création. Paris, France.
(www.jeunecreation.org)
20 Sep 2017 — 16 Oct 2017

Group Show. Blackwood Gallery. Toronto, Canada.
(blackwoodgallery.ca)
11 Sep 2017 — 30 Sep 2017

Performance. Wysing Arts Centre. Cambridge, UK.
(wysingartscentre.org)
2 Sep 2017 — 2 Sep 2017

Performance. MAC VAL. Vitry sur Seine, France.
(macval.fr)
18 Jul 2017 — 21 Jul 2017

Group Show. Plato. Ostrava, Czech Republic.
(plato-ostrava.cz)
29 Jun 2017 — 3 Sep 2017

Group Show. Amphithéâtre des Grands Voisins. Paris, France.
(facebook.com/events)
29 Jun 2017 — 29 Jun 2017

Group Show. Tate Britain - Learning gallery. London, UK.
(www.tate.org.uk)
24 Jun 2017 — 4 Sep 2017

Group Show. Diaspora Pavilion curated by David Bailey and Jessica Taylor- Venice Biennal. Venice, Italy.
(www.veniceartfactory.org)
13 May 2017 — 26 Nov 2017

Performance. Fondation Ricard. Paris, France.
(fondation-entreprise-ricard.com)
24 Apr 2017 — 24 Apr 2017

Performance. Tate Modern. London, UK.
(tate.org)
25 Mar 2017 — 25 Mar 2017

Group Show. Akademie der bildenden Künste. Wien, Austria.
(www.akbild.ac.at)
10 Mar 2017 — 14 May 2017

Solo Show. Assembly Point. London, United Kingdom.
(www.assemblypoint.xyz)
17 Jan 2017 — 25 Feb 2017

Solo Show. CENTER. Berlin, Germany.
(www.coeval.gen.in)
15 Dec 2016 — 12 Feb 2017

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