The Women’s Mobile Museum with Zanele Muholi: Opening Reception

24 Jan 2019
5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, 1400 N. American Street #103, Philadelphia, PA 19122


Zanele Muholi, Lungile Cleo Dladla, 2011, KwaThema Community Hall, Springs, Johannesburg. Part of the 8-year collaborative project Faces and Phases. Photo courtesy of the artist.

Philadelphia Photo Arts Center hosts an opening reception for The Women’s Mobile Museum with Zanele Muholi, the culminating exhibition of year-long collaboration between photographer Zanele Muholi, Lindeka Qampi and ten Philadelphia women. The reception features an opening lecture with art historian Renée Mussai and Muholi. The inaugural issue of the Women’s Mobile Museum Magazine, a publication encompassing the complete body of work produced during Muholi’s 18-month-long residency, will also launch at the opening.

  • 5–6 p.m. Renée Mussai and Zanele Muholi in conversation
  • 6–8 p.m. Opening Reception and launch of The Women’s Mobile Museum Magazine