BIOGRAPHY

Born in South Africa in 1985

Lives and works in Montréal

 

EDUCATION

2014 

Masters in Climate Change, University of Cape Town

2007 

BA (Hons) Visual arts, Stellenbosch University

AWARDS, RESIDENCIES & PUBLICATIONS
 

2007 

Timo Smuts Art Prize, University of Stellenbosch Gallery, Stellenbosch

SOLO EXHIBITIONS ABROAD

2009 

LesOiseaux, Syndrome, Montréal

SOLO EXHIBITIONS NATIONAL


2020

Love Letters to the Muted World, 99 Loop Gallery, Cape Town

2017

We came at a time, 99 Loop Gallery, Cape Town

2016

Welcome to the internet I will be your guide, 99 Loop Gallery, Cape Town

2013

Between The Blue Swimming Pools, AVA, Cape Town

2011 

The Jacaranda Girls and Other Stories, Salon 91, Cape Town

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS ABROAD

 

2018

Group Show, Redpath Museum, Montréal

2017

Thoughtful Planet, The Thought Foundation, Gateshead, UK

2016

Imago Mundi, Pratt Institute, New York.

2015

Small Canvas Project at Querini Stampalia Foundation, Venice.

2014

Five Wolves No Pigs, Montreal, Canada

GROUP EXHIBITIONS NATIONAL

 

2019

Regarding Winter, Salon91, Cape Town

Trees Make Forests, Salon91, Cape Town

2018 

Adaptation Futures, Cape Town International Convention Centre

2017

Winter Show, DF Contemporary, Cape Town

Art Africa Fair, DF Contemporary, Cape Town

Mooi, The Boutique Gallery, Franschhoek

2016

Origin and Lineage, DF Contemporary, Cape Town

Reverie, AGOG Gallery, Johannesburg.

Artemisia, DF Contemporary, Cape Town.
Untitled 2.99 Group Exhibition, 99 Loop, Cape Town

2015

Cape of Good Hope , 99 Loop Gallery, Cape Town
The Grand II, Rust-en-Vrede, Durbanville
Golden Haze , Salon91, Cape Town
The Persistence of Memory , Untitled Studio, Cape Town

Spring Show, Artvark, Cape Town
Group Show, Chandler House, Cape Town

2014

The Grand, Rust-en-Vrede, Bellville
Visual Manifesto, Rust-en-Vrede, Bellville

2013

Muse, Casa Labia Gallery, Cape Town
Summer Salon, Commune1, Cape Town
Fissure, Commune1, Cape Town
In Good Company, Irma Stern Museum Gallery, Cape Town

Home is Wherever You Are, Salon91, Cape Town

2012

 I’d Rather Be Swimming, Salon91, Cape Town
Die Landskap van Vrouwees, Grevilleas Gallery, Breytenbach Sentrum, Wellington

Shoes From Chinese Ships, Salon91, Cape Town
Woord en Beeld, Grevilleas Gallery, Breytenbach Sentrum, Wellington

2011

If You Let Yourself Love a Wild Thing, Salon91, Cape Town

2010

Spookasem, Salon 91, Cape Town

2008

Sasol New Signatures Exhibition, Pretoria Arts Museum, PretoriaABSA Atelier, ABSA Gallery, Johannesburg

Faces and Places, Off the Wall Gallery, Paarl
Postcard Show II, Off the Wall Gallery, Paarl
30X30, SU Museum and Gallery, Stellenbosch, South Africa

2007

Greatest Hits, AVA Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa

FIN, Graduate Exhibition, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa

 

ART FAIRS

 

2018 

RMB Turbine Art Fair, Johannesburg.

2017 

Art Africa Fair, DF Contemporary, Cape Town

2016

Travel, 10&5. That Art Fair, Cape Town and Johannesburg

Investec Cape Town Art Fair, Commune 1, Cape Town, South Africa

2014

Fresh Produce, Turbine Art Fair, Johannesburg

COLLECTIONS

Africana Special Section, JS Gericke Library, Stellenbosch.

Raymond Danowski Poetry Library, Atlanta, U.S.A.
Spier Collection, Stellenbosch

SELECTED ARTIST’S TALKS AND PRESENTATIONS

2018

Extinction, Art & Climate Change, Redpath Museum, Montréal

2017

Climate Science & Representation in Antarctica, 99 Loop Gallery

Art, Empathy and Climate Science, Cape Agulhas II, Antarctica

Painting the Edges: Suburbs and Nature, The Nature of Cities, Portland, USA

2016

Communicating Climate Change, South African Network for Coastal and Oceanic Research, Cape Town 

2015

Using the Polar Regions to Imagine Climate Change, Conference of the Youth, Paris
The Wisdom of Using the Arctic to Communicate Climate Change, Arctic Frontiers, Norway

Katrine Claassens

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