Malick Sidibé

born around 1935 in Soloba, Mali

Lives and works in Bamako, Mali

2003 Hasselblad award Winner

2007 Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement, Biennale Venice 

 

Solo Exhibitions (short selection since 1995)

2012 Studio Malick - DePaul University Art Museum, Chicago, IL 
Malick Sidibé - Trinta Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela 

2011 Malick SIdibé - Jack Shainman Gallery, New York City, NY 
Malick Sidibé - The Eye of Bamako - M+B, Los Angeles, CA 

2010 Soirées à Bamako - Museum für Photographie Braunschweig, Braunschweig 
Malick Sidibe - Galerie Georges Verney-Carron, Lyon 

2009 Malick Sidibe. Retrats - Casal Solleric, Palma de Mallorca 
Malick Sidibé - Maloney Fine Art, Culver City, CA 
Malick Sidibe - Bamako Nights - Musée Nicéphore Niépce, Chalon sur Saône 
Bamako Style - Galeria Oliva Arauna, Madrid
Malick Sidibé - HackelBury Fine Art Limited, London

2007 Studio Malick, Lanvallon, France

2006 MALICK SIDIBÉ Studioportraits of the 60s-80s, Galerie Conrads, Duesseldorf

2005 Studio Malick - Portraits de Mulhousiens La galerie de la Filature, Mulhouse, France

2004 Malick Sidibé, Museet for Fotokunst. Brandts Klaedefabrik, Odense, Denmark

2003 års Hasselbladspristagare Fotografins Hus, Stockholm, Sweden

2004 Malick Sidibé CAV Coimbra Visual Arts Centre, Coimbra, Portugal

2004 Hasselbladspristagare 2003 The Reional Museum, Kristianstad, Sweden

2004 Malick Sidibe Fifty One Fine Art Photography. Antwerp, Belgium.

2004 Malick SidibéHasselblad Center, Göteborg Museum of Art. Gothenburg, Sweden.

2003 Malick SidibéMusée Pincé. Angers, France. 2003 Malick Sidibé Galerie Conrads, Düsseldorf, Germany

2003 Malick SidibéKennedy Boesky Photograph., New York, NY, USA.

2001 – 2003 You look beautiful like that : The Portrait of Photographs of Seydou Keïta and Malick Sidibé Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Massachusetts, MA, USA.

National Portrait Gallery, London, Great Britain.

Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, USA.

UCLA Hammer Museum, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, MA, USA.

2001 Malick Sidibé, Stedelijk Museum. Amsterdam, Netherlands

2001 Malick Sidibé, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna. Rome, Italy

2000 Malick Sidibé, Centre d’Art Contemporain. Geneva, Switzerland

2000 Clubs of BamakoRice University Art Gallery, Houston, TX, USA

1999 Malick SidibéAustralian Center for Photography, Sydney, Australia

1999 Malick Sidibé, Museum of Contemporary Art of Chicago, IL, USA

1998 Malick Sidibé,  Institut Français de Thessalonique, Thessaloniki, Greece

1997 Malick Sidibé - Fotografie 1962-1976« Clubs und Twist und Chats Sauvages », Ifa-Galerie, Stuttgart, Germany

1995 Malick Sidibé : Bamako 1962-1970, Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris, France

Group exhibitions(short selection since 1995)

2012 Studio Malick - DePaul University Art Museum, Chicago, IL (solo)
Malick Sidibé - Trinta Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela (solo)
The Progress of Love - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
Gaze - The Changing Face of Portrait Photography - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
Everything Was Moving: Photography from the 60s and 70s - Barbican Art Gallery, London
Afrika, hin und zurück - Museum Folkwang Essen, Essen
Hijack! - Jack Shainman Gallery, New York City, NY
Things Beyond Our Control - Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL
Photographing the Social Body: Malian Portraiture from the Studio to the Street - Perlman Teaching Museum, Northfield, MN
Group Show:tête-à-tête - Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL
Africa/Africa - Abbaye St André - Centre d'art contemporain Meymac, Meymac
Ladies and Gentlemen! - Moderna Museet Malmö, Malmö

2011 Another Story - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Portraits - La Conciergerie - Centre d'art contemporain, La Motte-Servolex
Song And Dance - L. Parker Stephenson Photographs, New York City, NY
Daniele Tamagni & Africolor - Danziger Gallery, New York City, NY
Becoming: Photographs from the Wedge Collection - Tate Modern, London (England)
Photographs : 1959 – 2010 - AFRONOVA modern and contemporary art, Johannesburg
9th Bamako Encounters African Photography Biennial - Rencontres de Bamako - Biennale Africaine de la photographie, Bamako
Known, Unknown, Anonymous and On Death Row - Qbox gallery, Athens
Who, What, Wear Selections from the Permanent Collection - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
Beyond Style - Fifty One Fine Art Photography, Antwerp
Portraits In Africa - Then & Now - Young Gallery, Brussels

2010 THE RECORD Contemporary ART and VINYL - Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, NC
Represent: Imaging African American Culture In Contemporary Art - Hagedorn Foundation Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Textiles - Fondation Jean Paul Blachere, Apt
Africa Style - Fondation Zinsou, Cotonou
Party! - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands (England)
Años 70. Fotografía y vida cotidiana - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla
Posing Beauty in African American Culture - Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton

2009 J. D. ‘okhai Ojeikere And Malick Sidibe - L. Parker Stephenson Photographs, New York City, NY
EX NUGIS SERIA d'Afrique et d'ailleurs... - Maison d'Art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur Marne
Masters of Photography - Fifty One Fine Art Photography, Antwerp
Documents: City Life - Hagedorn Foundation Gallery, Atlanta, GA
This Is Not a Fashion Photograph: Selections from the ICP Collection - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
NÓS - Museu da República, Rio de Janeiro, RJ

2007 Why Africa? Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin - Italy

2006 100% Africa. Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao - Spain   

2005 Common Ground: Discovering Community in 150 Years of Art The Corcoran gallery of Art, Washington, USA

2005 Image and Identity: Portraits The Sheldon Art Galleries, St. Louis, USA

2005 New Acquisitions: Local and Global Contemporary Photography Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, USA

2004 Four Years Fifty One Fine Art Photography, Antwerp, Belgium

2004 Collection Agnès B Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, France

2004 Staged realities: exposing the soul in african photography 1870 –

2004 Nous Remontons de la "Calle" Toutes les Photographies!

2003 Summertime Blues, Galerie Conrads, Düsseldorf, Germany

2003 Portraits of pride Norsk museum for fotografi - Preus fotomuseum, Horten, Norway

2003 You look Beautiful Like That. Portrait Photographs. National portrait gallery, London, UK

2001-2002 The Short Century P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center and Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, USA.

Museum of Contemporary Art. Chicago, IL, USA.

House of World Cultures in the Martin-Gropius-Bau. Berlin, Germany.

Museum Villa Stuck. Munich, Germany.

2001 I Ka Nyi TanSeydou Keïta e Malick Sidibé fotografi a Bamako Museo Hendrick Christian Andersen. Rome, Italy.

2001 Flash Afrique : Fotografie aux Westafrik. Kunsthalle Wien. Vienna, Austria.

2000 Malick Sidibé / Seydou Keïta Fifty One Fine art Photography. Antwerp, Belgium.

2000 Porträt Afrika : Fotografische Positionen eines Jahrhunderts, Haus der Kulturen Der Welt. Berlin, Germany.

2000 Et l’Art se met au Monde Nouveau Musée de Villeurbane. Villeurbane, France.

1998-2000 L’Afrique par elle-même (Africa by Africa) Sala d’Ercole. Palazzo d’Accursio.Bologne, Italy (2000)

Anacostia Museum, Smithsonian Institute. Washington, D.C., USA.(June/Dec 1999) Kennedy Center. Washington, D.C., USA. (May 1999)

Barbican Art Center. London, Great Britain (Feb/March 1999)

Nationale Galerie, Castle of Good Hope, South Africa

3ème Festival de la Photographie Africaine. Bamako, Mali Pinacoteca. Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Maison Européenne de la Photographie. Paris, France.

1999 Malick Sidibé / Seydou Keïta Photo Espana 99. Madrid, Spain

1999 Malick Sidibé / Seydou Keïta Istanbul Biennale (5th) Istanbul, Turkey

1998 Malick Sidibé / Seydou Keïta Journée de la photographie. Institut Français. Athens, Greece (March/April 1998)

Biennale de la photographie. Institut Français. Thessaloniki, Greece. (Feb/March 1998)

1997 Retrats de l’ànima, Fotografia Africana. Fundacio “la Caixa”Madrid, Spain.

1996 In/ sight : African Photographers, 1940 to the present. Guggenheim Museum. New-York, USA

1996 Vues d'Afrique12èmes Journées du Cinéma Africain et Créole, Montréal, Canada

1996 Deuxièmes Rencontres de la Photographie Africaine Bamako, Mali

1995 Sélection photographique de Premières Rencontres de la Photographie Africaine à Bamako FNAC étoile. Paris, France

1995 Seydou Keïta - Malick Sidibé The second Scottish International Festival of Photography. Fruit Market Gallery. Edinburgh, Great Britain.

1994 Premières Rencontres de la Photographie Africaine Bamako, Mali