Deborah Poynton

Deborah Poynton


Deborah Poynton is included in group exhibition I Love You Sugar Kane at the Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean, Mauritius (15 March - 17 June 2016). Her next solo exhibition will take place at Stevenson, Cape Town, in September 2016.

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Deborah Poynton was born in 1970 in Durban, and lives and works in Cape Town. She studied at the Rhode Island School of Design from 1987 to 1989. She has held six exhibitions at Stevenson in Cape Town and Johannesburg. She exhibited at the KZNSA Gallery, Durban, in 2010, and held her first US solo exhibitions at the Savannah College of Art and Design's galleries in Savannah and Atlanta in 2009. Group exhibitions include Von Liebeslust und Lebenslast - der inszenierte Alltag at Corvey Castle, near Höxter, Germany (2009); Family Relation at Warren Siebrits (2007); New Painting (KZNSA Gallery, Durban; Unisa Art Gallery, Pretoria; Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg; 2006) and What Lies Beneath at Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen (2006).