Cameron Platter was born in 1978, Johannesburg. He graduated with a BFA in painting
from the Michaelis School of Fine Art, Cape Town, in 2001
Recent exhibitions include
‘Public Intimacy: Art and Other Ordinary Acts in South Africa’, SFMOMA, San Francisco;
‘Imaginary Fact, Contemporary South African Art and the Archive’, 55th Venice Biennale;
‘De Leur Temps’, Musee des Beaux-arts de Nantes;
‘Impressions from South Africa, 1965 to Now’, Museum of Modern Art, New York;
‘Les Rencontres Internationales’, Palais de Tokyo (2014) and The Centre Georges Pomidou (2010), Paris;
Le Biennale de Dakar 2010, Dakar, Senegal;
‘Coca- Colonization’, Marte Museum, El Salvador;
and ‘Absent Heroes’, Iziko South African National Gallery.
His work appears in the permanent collection of
MoMA, New York;
The FRAC Pays de la Loire, France; the Iziko South African National Gallery;
The Margulies Collection, The Zietz Collection, and The New Church Collection.
His work has been featured in The Guardian, The Wall Street Journal, Vice Magazine,
NKA Journal of Contemporary African Art, The BBC, Utflukt,
Art South Africa, and Artforum.
He lives and works in Cape Town and KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.
Ever Gold [Projects] Exhibitions:
Solo Exhibition / March 31st – May 19, 2017 / Opening Reception: June 3rd
NADA, NY / March 2 – 5, 2017 / With Kate Groobey