CV

Born 1970, Durban, South Africa

Lives in Cape Town

Education

1987-9 Rhode Island School of Design, USA

Upcoming

2020 May-September solo exhibition, Drents Museum, Assen, Netherlands

2019 June/July solo exhibition Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town

2018 November/December summer group exhibition Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town

2018 November, Art Lagos

Solo exhibitions

2018 You, Me, There, Here, Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean, Port Louis, Mauritius

2018 The Human Abstract, Stevenson, Johannesburg, South Africa

2016 Picnic, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2015 Scenes of a Romantic Nature, Stevenson, Johannesburg, South Africa

2014 Model for a World: A Survey of 25 Years of Painting , The New Church Museum, Cape Town, South Africa

2013 Pictures, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2012 Land of Cockaigne, Stevenson, Johannesburg, South Africa

2011 Arcadia, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2010 Everything Matters, KZNSA Gallery, Durban, South Africa

2009 Everything Matters, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2009 Everything Matters, Pei Ling Chan Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia, USA followed by ACA Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

2007 The Grip of Circumstance, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary, Johannesburg, South Africa

2006 Safety and Security, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2004 Recent Paintings, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2003 Recent Paintings, Irma Stern Museum, Cape Town, South Africa

2003 Deborah Poynton, Labsal, Cologne, Germany

1998 Paintings, Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

Selected group shows
2017 A Painting Today, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2017 Tamawuj, Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah Art Foundation, UAE

2016 Où poser la tête?, Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean, Port Louis, Mauritius

2016 Exchange, Galerie Hans Meyer, Düsseldorf, Germany

2016 Home Truths: Domestic Interiors from South African Collections, Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

2016 Der Feine Riss: Zeitgenössische Malerei auf dem Historischen Feld, Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin

2016 I Love You Sugar Kane, Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean, Port Louis, Mauritius

2015 Schema, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2014 Chroma, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2014 Exact Imagination: 300 Years of Botanically Inspired Art in South Africa, Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa

2013 Experience 3: Truth, El Segundo Museum of Art (ESMoA), El Segundo, California

2013 The Loom of the Land, Stevenson, Johannesburg, South Africa

2012 Eros and Thanatos, SOR Rusche Collection, Oelde/Berlin, Germany

2011 What we talk about when we talk about love, Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2011 A Conversation with Bolus, Michaelis Upper Gallery, Hiddingh campus, University of Cape Town, South Africa

2009 Von Liebeslust und Lebenslast – der inszenierte Alltag, Corvey Castle, near Höxter, Germany

2008 Summer 2008/9: Projects, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2007 Family Relation, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary, Johannesburg, South Africa

2006 South African Art Now, Michael Stevenson, Cape Town, South Africa

2006 What Lies Beneath, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark
New Painting, KZNSA Gallery, Durban, and Unisa Art Gallery, Pretoria, South Africa

2006 South African Painting, Warren Siebrits Modern and Contemporary, Johannesburg, South Africa

2004 In Between, Galerie Christoffersen Art, Copenhagen, Denmark Grenzen, Künstlerforum, Bonn, Germany

2003 Innocence, Awakening, Fulfilment, Arts Association of Bellville, South Africa Was Ihr Wollt, Künstlerforum, Bonn, Germany

2003 Show Me Home, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa