ZANDER BLOM

WORK | BIOGRAPHY
1982 Born in Pretoria, South Africa
Lives and works in Johannesburg, South Africa
 
EDUCATION
 
2001-02 University of Pretoria, BA (incomplete)
2000 Pro-Arte School of the Arts, Matric Certificate
   
PRIZES AND AWARDS
   
2003 Merit Award, Sasol New Signatures Competition
Top 15, Ekurhuleni Fine Arts Awards
   
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
   
2008 The Drain of Progress: Exhibition and launch of The Drain of Progress: A Catalogue Raisonné, WHATIFTHEWORLD / GALLERY, Cape Town, South Africa
2007 The Drain of Progress: Exhibition and launch of The Drain of Progress: A Catalogue Raisonné, Rooke Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
The Drain of Progress: Exhibition and launch of sound album Empty Vessels, WHATIFTHEWORLD / GALLERY, Cape Town, South Africa
The Drain of Progress: Exhibition and launch of sound album Empty Vessels, Premises Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
2006 Sounds and Pictures, Premises Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
   
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
   
2008 Hypocrite’s Lament & The Drain of Progress, FERREIRA PROJECTS, London
Prints & Editions, WHATIFTHEWORLD/Gallery, Cape Town South Africa
Johannesburg Art Fair, WHATIFTHEWORLD/Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
.ZA young art from South Africa, Palazzo Delle Papesse, Centre for Contemporary Art, Sienna, Italy
2007 Paper Placemats (ATL), ACP Public Art Program, curated by Jason Fulford. Presented with J & L Books, Atlanta, USA
SAME PLACES, group exhibition curated by Maja Marx, Aardklop, Potchefstroom, South Africa
2006 TEN, Exhibition and publication , Society of Photographers, The Premises Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
All Creatures Great and Small, WHATIFTHEWORLD / GALLERY, Cape Town, South Africa
2005 BMW Showroom, Metro Lab, Johannesburg, South Africa
DWG, Outlet Gallery, Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, South Africa
Group Therapy, group exhibition and publication, Sandton Civic Gallery, Johannesburg South Africa
2004 "...etc." (part 2), group show, ArtCoZa Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
"...etc." (part 1), group show, Artspace, Johannesburg, South Africa
   
CURATED EXHIBITIONS
   
2005 DWG, Outlet Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
Group Therapy, Sandton Civic Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
2004 Group Show, Secret Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
2003 Group Show, Secret Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
   
BOOKS AND CATALOGUES
   
2007 The Drain of Progress; A Catalogue Raisonné, Rooke Gallery