Zadie Xa


Zadie Xa (b.1983 Vancouver) is a London based Canadian artist whose work explores identity, desire and personal fantasy. Zadie completed an MA in Painting from the Royal College of Art (2014) and a BFA from Emily Carr University (2007)

Recent exhibitions and performances include 3 Thousand and 30 High Priestess of Pluto, Whitechapel Gallery; Linguistic Legacies and Lunar Exploration, Serpentine Gallery; Kind of Flossy, Assembly Point Gallery; A Rose Is Without a ‘Why’. It Blooms Because It Blooms, Carl Freedman Gallery; Ride the Chaktu // First Contact, Serpentine Radio; With Institutions Like
These, Averard Hotel; At Home Salon: Double Acts, Marcelle Joseph Projects (all London, 2016). Upcoming solo presentations include Basic Instructions B4 Leaving, Cafe Oto (2016), Rowing Projects and Pump House Gallery (both 2017 all London).

Curated by Legacy Russell for Daata