28 January - 12 March 2016
WHATIFTHEWORLD is pleased to present “😱😱😱” an exhibition of new work by Cameron Platter.
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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.
His work has been featured in The Guardian, The Wall Street Journal, Vice Magazine, NKA Journal of Contemporary African Art, Utflukt, Art South Africa, Protocollum, and Artforum.
He lives and works in Cape Town and KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.