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Born Durban 1951

Education
BA (Fine Arts), University of Pretoria, 1973
Higher Education Diploma, University of Pretoria
Certificate in Graphic Design

Employment

  • 1975 - 1976: Art teacher at Johan Carinus Art centre in Grahamstown
  • 1977: One year certificate course in Graphic Design in Port Elizabeth
  • 1978 - 1992: Worked as Graphic Designer with:
    - Hyams, Mortimer, Tiley Advertising Agency in Johannesburg
    - Perskor in Durban and Johannesburg
    - Individual Life Marketing, Liberty Life, Johannesburg
  • 1993 - 1999: Free-lanced as Graphic Designer and Commercial Illustrator in Johannesburg
  • 2000: Commercial Illustrator and Fine Artist in Pretoria

Selected Exhibitions

1992:

  • Group Exhibition, Berman Gallery, Braamfontein, Johannesburg
  • Group Exhibition, Michael de Kock Gallery, Johannesburg

1993:

  • "Autumn new acquisitions" exhibition, Everard Read Gallery
  • Finalist Exhibition, Momentum Art Competition, Pretoria Art Museum
  • Finalist Exhibition, Kempton Park Art Competition, Kempton Park

1994:

  • Group Exhibition, Roux Engelbrecht Interior Design Gallery, Randburg
  • Solo Exhibition, Visual Arts Foundation, Melville, Johannesburg

1995:

  • Solo Exhibition, Visual Arts Foundation, Melville, Johannesburg
  • Finalist Exhibition, Kempton Park Art Competition, Kempton Park

1996:

  • Group Exhibition, Visual Arts Foundation Melville, Johannesburg
  • Finalist Exhibition, Kempton Park Art Competition, Kempton Park

1997:

  • Finalist Exhibition, Kempton Park Art Competition, Kempton Park

1998:

  • Group Exhibition, Visual Arts Foundation Melville, Johannesburg

1999:

  • "African Renaissance" Exhibition, Pretoria State Theatre
  • Group Exhibition, Pretoria State Theatre

2000:

  • Solo Exhibition, Tina Skukan Gallery, Pretoria

2001

  • "Equus - Horse as Symbol" Exhibition, Association of Arts Pretoria
  • "Refill", Tina Skukan Gallery, Pretoria

2002:

  • "Fresh" Group Exhibition, Association of Arts Pretoria
  • Easter Exhibition "Remembering the Cross", Tina Skukan Gallery, Pretoria
  • Group Exhibition, Frieda van Schalkwyk Art Concultancy, University of Pretoria

2003:

  • Solo Exhibition "A Journey of Dialogues", Association of Arts Pretoria
  • Group Exhibition, Stewart Gallery, Parktown North, Johannesburg
  • Finalist Exhibition "My Creator through my Creation" Competition, Alette Wessels Kunskamer

2004:

  • "Romanoff" Exhibition, Association of Arts Pretoria
  • Opening Group Exhibition, Art.Co.Za Gallery, Parktown North, Johannesburg
  • Valentine`s Day Exhibition, Association of Arts Pretoria
  • Finalist Exhibition "My Mythology and Utopia" Competition, Alette Wessels Kunskamer

2005:

  • Catpals Art Auction, Association of Arts Pretoria
  • Solo Exhibition, Alette Wessels Kunskamer, Maroelana, Pretoria

2006:

  • "Celebrating Rembrant", Association of Arts Pretoria
  • Catpals Art Auction, Association of Arts Pretoria
  • Finalist Exhibition "Juxtaposed" Competition, Alette Wessels Kunskamer

2007:

  • "St Sebastian" Exhibition, Association of Arts Pretoria
  • Members Exhibition, Association of Arts Pretoria

2008:

  • Solo Exhibition "Objects", Association of Arts / Alliance Francaise Gallery, Pretoria

2009:

  • Group / Solo Exhibition, Naude Modern Gallery, Nieu Muckleneuk, Pretoria
  • Members Exhibition, Association of Arts Pretoria

2010:

  • Easter Exhibition, Tina Skukan Gallery, Pretoria
  • Members Exhibition, Association of Arts, Pretoria

2011:

  • Solo Exhibition "Scouting", Association of Arts Pretoria

2012:

  • Group Exhibition, Front Room Gallery, Rietondale, Pretoria
  • "Etshayile" Exhibition, Platform on 18th, Rietondale, Pretoria
  • Members Exhibition, Association of Arts Pretoria

2013:

  • Members Exhibition, Association of Arts Pretoria
  • Solo Exhibition "Reisjoernaal", Association of Arts Pretoria

2014:

  • Group Exhibition "Black & White", Small Studios, Pretoria
  • Group Exhibition "Vim", Small Studios, Pretoria
  • Group Exhibition "Threesome", Trent Gallery, Pretoria
  • Solo Exhibition "Speak to Me", Longstreet Art Lovers 1932, Pretoria

2016:

  • Solo Exhibition "A Parlance of Reference (Verwysingsspraak)", Association of Arts Pretoria

2019:

  • Solo Exhibition "In the presence of wings", Association of Arts Pretoria


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