Kendell Geers was born in Johannesburg. He dates his birth to 1968, a year of great social upheavals. He left the country in 1989 because he refused to do his military service. He took part in the Venice Biennale in 1993 and numerous exhibitions around the world followed.
In 2008, a touring retrospective showed his work in museums in Belgium, France, Italy and Britain. In 2013, a survey show was held at Haus der Kunst in Munich. Since 2000, he has been living in Brussels.
FOUR LETTER BRAND (Play), 2009-2014
Plexiglass mirror and charred wood
160 x 110.5 cm