Simnikiwe Buhlungu, b.1995, is a multidisciplinary artist from Johannesburg, South Africa, and obtained her BA (Fine Art) degree from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 2017. Recent projects include Bergen Assembly: Actually, The Dead Are Not Dead, Bergen, Norway, 2019, and Collective Intimacies - Notes to Self: Intimate 1, mural project, The Showroom, London, UK, 2019. She is currently based in Amsterdam, Netherlands at currently at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten (2020 - 2021).
Interested in knowledge production, how it is produced - and by whom - its dissemination and its nuances as an ecology, she uses her practices to wrestle between these questions and their inexhaustible potential answers.
Lately, she enjoys listening to gospel music and has been thinking about apiaries.