Compiled by Sean O’Toole

2020 to 2029



WK diagnosed with COVID-19; makes full recovery


During health lockdown in April and May, WK begins work on Studio Life, a series of films about thinking and making meaning in the studio.

Delivers The Moment Has Gone, Susan T. Marx Distinguished Lecture at the University of Pennsylvania from his studio in Houghton


City Deep (solo), Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg

William Kentridge: That Which is Not Drawn (solo), Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB), Barcelona

Waiting for the Sibyl and other histories (solo), Galleria Lia Rumma, Milan



William Kentridge: Making Prints – Selected Editions 1998–2020 (solo), Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

More Sweetly Play the Dance (solo), Mudam: Musée d’art moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg

William Kentridge: Universal Archive (solo), University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie

William Kentridge: Tapestries (solo), Annandale Galleries, Sydney

Finally Memory Yields (solo), Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris