Mthabisi Phili started organizing exhibitions in 2009, after having gone through training for Exhibitions Officer at Visual Arts Association of Bulawayo (2007-09). He has worked on several exhibitions at the National Gallery in Bulawayo, notably: Discovering Identities (2008), Voices in Colour (2009), Blue-Pencil (2010), Perception360 (2011), P.S. My speak! (2012), and Emergency (2012). He has been involved with the visual arts in Zimbabwe since 2002 and has been a Visual Arts Consultant for Intwasa Arts Festival since 2008. Phili has been published in various publications internationally. In November 2011, he founded Voices in Colour, an organization whose mission is to connect contemporary cultures.