Shepherd Manyika is a London based artist educator whose work is realised in multiple formats and mediums. He is interested in memory play, identity, representation, repair and collaboration. Manyika is also interested in re-orientation through art processes.

Manyika graduated in BA Fine Art at Central Saint Martins in 2011 and MA in Academic Practice in Art, Design and Communication from Central Saint Martins in 2019.

Shepherd Manyika has also exhibited with Iniva, South London Gallery, Tate, Spike Island Camden Arts Centre and Milton Keynes Arts Centre.



Solo shows

14 /07/2021 -12/08/2021 Me Myself and I // Home // My Grandmother’s House

10/06/17 Objects for play, Diggin' the Gallery: Adventure, Tate Britain

09/18- 2019 present Schools and teacher’s artist Residency, Tate

07/18–08/18 Sound Opus – Air studios

26/04/08 UP, DOWN, START, STOP, performance, Uniqlo Tate Lates

24/04/18 Speak Now, ASSEMBLY, TATE Modern

09/2014 Sunday Spot South London Gallery
07/2014 SLG Play Local, Pelican Estate

Group shows

5/06/2021 — 27/06/2021 Hypnos

2021 Sunday 27 June May Fair Showreel

2019 Garden gasp! Asc Gallery Artlicks Weekend

05/10/19 The palm tree picnic

30/09/19 Iniva Etat here we come

20/07/19–17/08/19 Another place (Space is the Place)

03/04/19–07/04/19 What We Did Last Summer

05/03/19–21/03/19 Education in Progress

19/01/19 Archipelago, Art Lab, Iniva

15/10/18 Alam, Manusia, Mekanis sound piece, 6:47 min, Forced Collaboration

08/18 Let's Decorate the Playground, South London Gallery

20/04/18 UP, DOWN, LEFT, RIGHT, Milton Keynes Arts Centre Plate Fundraiser


2012 Tell us about it, video commission UAL

2012 Camden council, CSM, digital print for mayor’s office

Text and research papers

03/2019 Art as therapy within Socially Engaged Practices – Molly Foulkes

03/2019 Sampling through Hip-Hop and Arts Education – Now That’s What I Call Music 16

16/07/18 The Artist as Cultural Intermediary - Frieda Zapf

26/4/2021 This is a Remix_Monday Guest Lecture -Central Saint Martins

10/06/20 Art Proof Podcast EPISODE 12: SHEPHERD MANYIKA

Teaching and workshop experience

Central Saint Martins
South London Gallery 
Milton Keynes Arts Centre
Camden Arts Centre
The Welcome Collection