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Zanele Muholi is a contemporary photographer. Zanele Muholi was born in Umlazi, Durban, South Africa in the year 1972.

The artist had her first solo exhibition in 2004.

Muholi earned a masters of fine arts degree from Ryerson University located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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The artist is an outspoken advocate for black lesbians, gays, and transgender people.

Muholi is now based out of Johannesburg, South Africa.

In this clip the artists talks about her work and its development:


Zanele Muholi’s style of portraiture reminds me of the great Diane Arbus. Both photographers have captured the souls of individual people very well. I only wish they seemed a little happier to be photographed.