Artists

William Platz

young woman yawning
19 - To 30 May

William Platz is an American-Australian artist, educator and writer. In 2012, Platz completed a PhD in Fine Art at the Queensland College of Art, Griffith University, in Brisbane, Australia. 

He lectures in Drawing at the Queensland College of Art, Griffith University. His previous academic appointment was in the Fine Art department of the Southwest University of Visual Arts in New Mexico. Dr Platz is a member of the International Neo-symbolist Collective which exhibits in the United States, Denmark and the Czech Republic. He is also the co-convenor of the the drawing research project Drawing International Griffith and regularly exhibits his work and publishes his writing in the United States and Australia. Recent projects include the International Drawing Annual (INDA8) chapter ‘Drawing Live’, the exhibition of contemporary Australian prints and drawings Body Politic in Philadelphia, and curating the exhibition Drawing {A,B} in Brisbane.