Documentation of live Performance

Untitled derivative of Mshoga Mpya, or the New Homosexual. (2014)

Filmed in 2015.

 

Live performance in 2015 at Brass, Centre Cuturel de Forest in Brussels. Alex Mawimbi performed as part of the exhibition African Odysseys curated by Marie-Ann Yemsi.

Mourning a Living Man, Live Performance. (2013)

Filmed in 2013.

 

Live performance at Savvy Contemporary, Berlin, 2013. Alex Mawimbi performs with Nathalie Mba Bikoro. The poem in French is "Choices" by Nikki Giovanni. This performance is about domesticity, gender performance and child abuse.

Zwarte Piet Performance. (2012)

Filmed in 2012.

 

Live performance at Roots Contemporary, Brussels. This piece discusses the use of black-face in the Netherlands. I use black-face to show that this is not what we look like.

Untitled, on sexual abuse. (2014)

Filmed in 2014.

 

Live performance from Nairobi Festival of Performance and Media Arts.