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Karin Preller lives and works in Johannesburg. After a relatively brief career in law, she completed a BA(FA) (cum laude) at Unisa and an MA(FA) (cum laude) at the University of the Witwatersrand, lecturing in Art History at UNISA and other tertiary institutions. At present she is registered for a PhD in Art and Design at the University of Johannesburg while continuing her work as an artist.

Preller has participated in numerous group shows and has had a number of solo exhibitions: Family Album at ABSA gallery in 2001, Snapshots at Gordart Gallery in 2007, Aperture at Fried Contemporary in 2008, Stills at Artspace (now Lizamore and Associates) in 2009, City and Suburban at the Standard Bank Gallery in 2010, Just above the mantelpiece at Artspace (now Lizamore and Associates) in 2013 and Stilled lives at Lizamore and Associates in 2015, amongst others.

Preller’s work is included in a number of corporate collections. These include The Johannesburg Art Gallery, Sasol, ABSA, Unisa, Oliewenhuys Art Museum, The Public Protector, ATKV and the Standard Bank.


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