The Fringe

An exhibition of mixed media work by Danel Gravett-Burger – Danielle Malherbe – Julia Davies Kim Gladwin – Nandé Hattingh – Wayne Vivier entitled The Fringe In this exhibition by six Pretoria based artists, certain scenes, spaces and events are depicted. Moments that are captured, whether fleeting or ongoing, that are passed by unnoticed in our everyday lives in the peri-urban spaces between the city and the countryside. Places that are shaped by urbanisation, new residential zones, suburbs and areas immediately surrounding a city or...

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I Walk With Trees

A mixed media exhibition entitled ‘I Walk With Trees’ by Jenny Reyneke “I walk with trees is a collection of 50 tree studies, trees that I know personally from numerous drawings, sketches and photographic references. My purpose in this series has been to reveal the essence of the tree, to delve into what they represent to me to derive my own personal context and to enter willingly into that presence.” – Jenny Reyneke Sunday 2 June 2019 – Wednesday 26 June 2019 Catalogue of work

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Scatterlings – Liekie Fouché

Scatterlings by Liekie Fouché is a compilation of over 40 artworks by Pretoria based artist, Liekie Fouché, spanning the last four years. The exhibition is an exploration of the human condition through themes of alienation, isolation, and feeling lost in space and time. The figures, portrayed in the South African landscape, are all in transit but rather than moving towards a set destination they appear to be drifting around in search of something, the nature of which is unknown. This exhibition can be from...

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JFC CLARKE and JESSICA BAILEY

An exhibition of mixed media work by John Clarke and Jessica Bailey Sunday 24 March at 11h30 – Wednesday 1 May 2019 DREAMS and PERCEPTIONS Jessica’s work is of an illustrative style. She is preoccupied with figurative drawing, representing a world imagined. Jessica is often inspired by her dreams and likes to put them on paper where they lend themselves to a visual interpretation. “I prefer not to analyse the images that come to me and rely on the subconscious and the creative mind...

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“Cave Letters” by Philip Badenhorst

‘My yoke is easy’ – Oil on mounted canvas 50 x 106cm With his 2019 exhibition, “Cave Letters”,  Philip Badenhorst departs from Biblical anecdotes and chooses to concentrate on visually and aesthetically satisfying Biblical scripts, eg. The Dead Sea Scrolls, and other letters from antiquity discovered in archaeological history. The emotive content is, however, still inadvertently transmitted to the viewer. Although he now uses two and three dimensional elements together, the main emphasis is still on Badenhorst’s painterly style, layers of paint, spontaneous...

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Annelise Bowker Art Studio exhibition

The Tina Skukan Gallery will present a variety of works, done in techniques such as pencil, charcoal, pen and ink, acrylic, oil and watercolour paintings, scraperboard, cyanotypes and various printing techniques, all done in 2018 by members of the  Annelise Bowker Art Studio  The exhibition will be opened on Sunday 27th of January 2019 at 11:30 – 14:30 by Dr. Jan van der Merwe Artist and senior lecturer, Dept. Fine and Applied Arts (TUT) The exhibition can be viewed until Wednesday 13th of February 2019  

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Odyssey of Light

An exhibition of mixed media work by Mariki van Graan and Erika Pienaar entitled ‘Odyssey of light’ This memorial event reflects the last few years of the recently deceased artist, Mariki van Graan’s journey. It documents her focus on light: how it is displayed in nature, in the various places she visited and her inward hope of eternal life to come. Layer upon layer of coloured pencil and blocked out areas give a vivid picture, inviting the viewer along to take a second look. ‘Odyssey of...

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KISS-ME-QUICK-AND-GO-MY-HONEY (and other stories)

Nine illustrators of South Africa will showcase their work in a mixed media exhibition Piet Grobler: Pretoria Marike le Roux (Spangenberg): Stellenbosch Linki Lutz: Stellenbosch Catherine Holtzhausen: Capetown Dale Blankenaar: Grabouw Alida Bothma: Greyton Adrie le Roux: Pretoria Maria Lebedeva: Pretoria Imile Wepener: Johannesburg Sunday 21 October 2018 until Wednesday 14 November 2018 With KISS-ME-QUICK-AND-GO-MY-HONEY (and other stories), the nine illustrators hope to be personal, individual, witty, intelligent and original. Their work is diverse and reflect their diverse backgrounds and fields of interest and expertise: picture books, editorial illustration, academic teaching,...

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HOEK VAN MY HEELAL / CORNER OF MY UNIVERSE

An exhibition of mixed media work by Diek Grobler, Michèle Nigrini Andries Bezuidenhout, Helena Groenewald, Retha Buitendach Five established artists, each living in their own corner of the universe, have put together this body of work, which reveals the inspiration in their artistic worlds. Diek Grobler presents a thematically diverse collection of work from narrative paintings in oil to more lyrical work in gouache, which show traces of the animation films he is currently working on. Michèle Nigrini portrays an anatomy of village life. With...

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Balancing the Acts

A mixed media exhibition comprising of various techniques, styles, methods, skills and forms of visual art by seven accomplished artists. ‘Balancing the Acts’ by Angela Banks, Anna-Carien Goosen, Ann Karstel, Ingrid van Wyk, Jose Vermeij, Marina Aucamp, Renske Biddulph This exhibition will display how seven women reflect on what their everyday lives entail. How their actions and activities between different situations require a delicate balance, and how they attempt to cope with often conflicting situations at the same time while trying to keep everything under...

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