Bauermeister, Pieter

Bauermeister, Pieter
PIETER BAUERMEISTER Pieter Willem Bauermeister b. 12 March 1977 in Cape Town, South Africa Photojournalist & Photographic Artist "I began studying photography in 1999, at the Cape Peninsula Technikon but...

Beauchamp, Vusi

Beauchamp, Vusi
Vusi Mxolisi Beauchamp Vusi Beauchamp (born 1979) studied printmaking and painting at the Tshwane University of Technology and Graphic Design at Damelin. His work is heavily influenced by Basquiat. The...

Botha, Nadrie

Botha, Nadrie
Nadrie Botha Nadrie Botha was born in Springs, Johannesburg, in 1984. She grew up in Piet Retief, a small town in Mpumalanga and her love for the arts became evident...

Catherine, Norman

Catherine, Norman
Catherine, Norman (1949 - ) Norman Catherine was born in East London, South Africa. He studied at the East London Technical School of Art and held his first exhibition in...

Doyle, Jean

Doyle, Jean
Doyle, Jean Jean Doyle Bronzes - Bronze Sculptures Jean Doyle is an internationally-recognised sculptor from South Africa whose trademark of the fuller female-figure offers interesting social critiques. Please explore the...

Dumas, Marlene

Dumas, Marlene
Dumas, Marlene Dumas is an internationally acclaimed artist. She was ranked 81st at the end of 2005 on the all time greatest artists listings. Her painting "The teacher(Sub A)" was...

Eagle, Ben

Eagle, Ben
Ben Eagle Ben Eagle was born in Johannesburg in 1993, he grew up surrounded by art and music and started playing in bands at a young age. At 16 Eagle...

Emsley, Paul

Emsley, Paul
Emsley, Paul (1947 - ) Paul Emsley was born in Glagow, Scotland in 1947, but came to South Africa at a very young age. He taught drawing and painting at...

Jonker, Niel

Jonker, Niel
Jonker, Niel – (1971 - ) Niel Jonker was born in the little Karoo district, on a farm, close to Oudtshoorn. Jonker matriculated form Oudtshoorn High School, with a distinction...

Kramer, John

Kramer, John
Kramer, John John Kramer was born in Worcester, Western Cape in 1946. At school he received tuition at the Hugo Naude Art Centre, Worcester and majored in painting at the...

Kupa, Asanda

Kupa, Asanda
Kupa, Asanda  Asanda Kupa was born in Molteno, the small Karoo, north-west of Queenstown in 1981. Kupa’s love for art started when he was in primary school and drew pictures...

Le Roux, Renee

Le Roux, Renee
Le Roux, Renee Renee Le Roux was born in 1927-Beaufort West, Cape provance. From her earliest painting days she displayed tendencies toward the abstract style. She studied commercial art UCT Michaelis...

Lewis, Dylan

Lewis, Dylan
Lewis, Dylan Dylan Lewis born 1964 in Johannesburg. Dylan grew up in a flamboyant artistic environment where his late father was the famous sculptor Robin Lewis. Today Dylan is internationally...

Louw, Kobus

Louw, Kobus
Louw, Kobus Kobus Louw was born in 1933 to parents who were both teachers, and has lived in the Cape for most of his life. Kobus is a self-taught artist...

MacIntosh, Rob

MacIntosh, Rob
MacIntosh, Rob (1949 - ) Rob MacIntosh was born in South Africa in 1949. Rob is a self taught artist which has tended to liberate him from much of the...

Mashile, Cobert

Mashile, Cobert
Mashile, Cobert  Leonard Matsoso was born in Pimville, Soweto in 1949. From 1962 to 1970, Matsoso studied art at the Jubilee Art Centre under Cecil Skotnes, Sydney Kumalo, Bill Hart...

Matsoso, Leonard

Matsoso, Leonard
Matsoso, Leonard  Leonard Matsoso was born in Pimville, Soweto in 1949. From 1962 to 1970, Matsoso studied art at the Jubilee Art Centre under Cecil Skotnes, Sydney Kumalo, Bill Hart...

Menzel, Jan

Menzel, Jan
Jan Menzel (In collaboration with Anton Smit) The X-Ray of the sculpture breathes existence into each art piece. It allows the sculpture the agency of life and its own means...

Meyer, Carl Walter

Meyer, Carl Walter
Meyer, Carl Walter Carl Walter Meyer was born in 1965 in Aliwal North, Cape Province. A painter and graphic artist of landscapes, portraits, still life, wildlife and abstract paintings. Works...

Mokgosi, Nathaniel

Mokgosi, Nathaniel
  The township of Newclare near Johannesburg was the birthplace of boycotts, civil turbulence and resistance artists like Vincent Baloyi, Lucas Seage, Fikile Magadledla and - our featured artist,  Nat Mokgosi (b....

Mthwethwa, Zwelethu

Mthwethwa, Zwelethu
Mthwethwa, Zwelethu  Zwelethu Mthwethwa was born in 1960 in Durban, Kwazulu Natal. He received his diplomas at the Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town. He also received a...

Neethling, Jan

Neethling, Jan
Jan Neethling Jan Neethling was born in London in 1938. He studied at the School of Art, Pretoria Technical collage 1958 and 1960 where he met his lifelong mentor Robert...

Nel, Thijs

Nel, Thijs
Nel, Thijs Thijs Nel studied Art at the University of the Witwatersrand and later studied at the Cite-Internationale-des-Arts in Paris for two years. He established as an Artist, Poet, Author,...

Nice, Christiaan

Nice, Christiaan
Nice, Christiaan (1939 - ) Christiaan Nice was born in Pretoria in 1939. A quintessential master of contemporary impressionism who has established himself as one of South Africa’s leading artists...

Niemann Jnr, Hennie

Niemann Jnr, Hennie
Niemann Jnr, Hennie (1972 - ) Hennie Niemann Jr was born in Bloemfontein to Magriet and Hennie Niemann. In 1980 his family moved to Vermont where he was introduced to...

Niemann, Hennie

Niemann, Hennie
Niemann, Hennie (1941 - ) Hennie Niemann was born in Bloemfontein in 1941. He attended school and university in the same city, here he qualified as a teacher. In 1983...

Orzechowski, Gabriela

Orzechowski, Gabriela
Gabriela Maria Orzechowski Gabriela Orzechowski was born in 1994. She is a young South African Artist, studied at the Stellenbosch University. “Among the newer voices whose works manage to find...

Pretorius, Kaffie

Pretorius, Kaffie
Pretorius, Kaffie Kaffie Pretorius was born in 1941. She finished her schooling in Stellenbosch, she completed her studies as a teacher at the University of Stellenbosch.She worked at art schools...

Raubenheimer, San-Mare

Raubenheimer, San-Mare
Raubenheimer, San-Mare San-Maré Raubenheimer was born in Springbok, Northern Cape in 1984. She matricaulated at Swellendam High School in 2002. After school she went and studied Fine Art at Stellenbosch...

Roberts, Lisa

Roberts, Lisa
Roberts, Lisa CURRICULUM VITAE: FINE ART 1997-2000: BA(FA) Hons. (University of Cape Town/ Michaelis School of Fine Art) -Majored in Sculpture and Drawing -Art Theory, Art History -Theory of Literature,...

Scarlin, Oliver

Scarlin, Oliver
Oliver Scarlin Oliver Scarlin, born in Cape Town in 1987. In 2007 to 2012 studied at the Stellenbosch Academy of design and Photography and got his degree in Applied Design...

Serfontein, Henk

Serfontein, Henk
Serfontein, Henk Henk Serfontein was born in 1971. He holds a degree in Fine Art (cum laude) and has also studied at the ‘Cite Internationale des artes” in Paris, France. He...

Simphiwe Mbunyuza

Simphiwe Mbunyuza
Simphiwe Mbunyuza Simphiwe Mbunyuza was born in 1989, Butterworth ,Eastern Cape Province in South Africa, the Village called Mambendeni , which is surrounded by various villages of Xhosa speaking people....

Slingsby, Robert

Slingsby, Robert
Slingsby, Robert Robert Slingsby was born in Cape Town, South Africa in 1955. He discovered as a small child both his talent for drawing and his affinity for Africa in...

Smit, Anton

Smit, Anton
Anton Smit Anton Smit was born on 2 August 1954, in Boksburg, South Africa. He was raised in Boksburg till the age of three, in Grahamstown till four, and in...

Theron, Corne

Theron, Corne
Corne Theron Corne Theron is a contemporary figure artist and often experiment with different types of glass as filters to create abstract images. Corne studied law, but wanted to explore...

Tsoka, David

Tsoka, David
Tsoka, David  David Tsoka loved Art since the age of five. At the age of 15, in Grade 9, he realized he enjoys his Art and crafts more than the...

van Amerom, Maritha

van Amerom, Maritha
Maritha van Amerom Maritha van Amerom is a South African born artist with European roots. Her earliest memories as young artist transport her back to her German Grandmother, a Fine...

van der Merwe ,Eben

van der Merwe ,Eben
van der Merwe, Eben Eben van der Merwe was born in Bloemfontein in 1932. A self-taught painter of landscapes, portraits, figures, still life and abstract pictures. His early work showed...

Van der Merwe, Schalk

Van der Merwe, Schalk
Excerpt from Schalk van der Merwe’s bio: Schalk van Merwe's visceral portraits have a definite directness about them - yet which are underpinned by a tangible fragility. Ambiguous features morph from...

Van Heerden, Gerbrand

Van Heerden, Gerbrand
Gerbrand Van Heerden Gerbrand Van Heerden was born in Krugersdorp in 1985. Throughout Gerbrand’s life he apprenticed under his father Douw Van Heerden, a fine artist. Gerbrand attended Pro Arte...

van Stenis, Bastiaan

van Stenis, Bastiaan
Bastiaan van Stenis Born in South Africa on the 24th of June 1981, a self-taught Post-Apartheid South African artist is a descendant of the renowned 19th Century English painter John...

Vermeiren, Jan

Vermeiren, Jan
Vermeiren, Jan Jan Vermeiren was born in Bornem, Belgium in 1949. Drawing was always an important way of expressing himself. He began formal art training while still at school and...

Verster, Andrew

Verster, Andrew
Andrew Verster Andrew Verster was born in Johannesburg in 1937. He trained at the Camberwell School of Art and Reading University. Lectured at the University of Durban Westville and Natal...