Jamaican artist Patrick Planter Debuts in Switzerland


Jamaican artist Patrick Planter will have his debut exhibition, hosted by Experience Jamaique art gallery in Geneva, Switzerland. The show will open on Saturday November 24, 2018, at 34 rue du Nant, in Eaux-Vives, Geneva, from 3:00pm to 8:00pm.

Planter got his scholastic start at Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts where he trained with renowned Jamaican photographer Donnette Zacca who introduced him to the profession. Notably, he includes Zacca’s work as one of his main inspirations. He is the former Membership Coordinator and Artistic Director of the Edna Manley College Photography Club.

In 2016, he made his professional foray into photojournalism when he began his career at popular Jamaican newspaper publication The Jamaica Gleaner. There, Planter worked as a freelance photographer on assignments ranging from sports and news to human interest and entertainment, before migrating to Switzerland in 2017. Planter’s photographs have been published in publications including Sunday’s Outlook, The Flair Magazine, The Daily Gleaner and The Star. [. . .]

For more information, see http://www.worldmagazinejam.com/2018/10/jamaican-art-expo-in-switzerland-2018.html

Also see https://www.experiencejamaique.com/

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