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About The Artist

Artist CV

Born in 1987, Libode, Eastern Cape.

Education

  • B-tech in Fine Arts – Tshwane University of Technology.
  • National Diploma – Tshwane University of Technology.

    Exhibitions

    2018

    • Engineering the New Jerusalem – Trent art gallery, February 2018, Pretoria.
    • Engineering the New Jerusalem II – Lizamore & Associates, 2018, Johannesburg.
    • Engineering the New Jerusalem II – FynArts gallery, 2018, Hermanus.
    • FynArts Festival - Gearings Point, 2018, Hermanus.

    2016

  • Altar - Association of Arts Pretoria, June 2016
  • A Place in Time - Nirox Winter Sculpture Show – Nirox Sculpture Park, Maropeng, May - July 2016.
  • African Equations, group exhibition at Lizamore & Associates, Johannesburg

    2014

  • Nirox Winter Sculpture Show – Nirox Sculpture Park, Maropeng, May - July 2014.

    2013

  • Neo-Baroque – Fried Contemporary Gallery, Pretoria, 26 October - 23 November 2013.
  • Multiple Identities with Gordon Froud – Trent Gallery, Pretoria, September 2013.
  • Trans-Africa – Absa Art Gallery, Johannesburg.
  • After the Rainbow Nation 2013 – Nirox Sculpture Park and Nirox Projects, Arts on Main, Johannesburg.
  • Engage II World Art Day Exhibition – Pretoria Art Association, Pretoria, 15 April 2013 - 26 April 2013.

    2012

  • Pathways with Malose Pete – Pretoria Art Association, 15 June - 4 July 2012.
  • Ode to Over-Consumerism: Rooftop IV – St Lorient Fashion & Art Gallery, Pretoria, 29 September - 18 November 2012.
  • Group show with Diane Victor – Ron Belling Art Gallery, Port Elizabeth.
  • Art South Africa contemporary art auction/group exhibition – Cape Town.
  • Winners exhibition of the PPC Young Sculptor Competition at the Pretoria Art Association

    2011

  • Previous winners of PPC Cement (YCSA) Competition – Pretoria Art Association, 6 May - 25 May 2011.
  • Exhibition with Joel Tsepho Sebothoma – Trent Art Gallery, Pretoria .

    2010

  • African Narrativ – St Lorient Fashion & Art Gallery, Pretoria.
  • Essence of Perfume – St Lorient Fashion & Art Gallery, Pretoria..

    Awards

  • 2012 First Prize – Thami Mnyele Fine Arts Award
  • 2012 Merit Award – Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) Young Sculptor Award Competition.
  • 2009 Runner Up Prize – Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) Young Sculptor Award Competition.

    Art Competition Judging and Selection Panels

  • Adjudicator at the Thami Mnyele Fine Art Awards 2013.

    Commissions

  • Absa Cape Epic 2014 (bronze cast trophies).

    Collections

  • Private collections.
  • Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) Offices, Sandton Johannesburg.
  • St. Lorient Fashion & Art gallery, Pretoria.
  • The President’s Bryntirion Estate, Pretoria.
  • Unisa Art Gallery, Pretoria.
  • Eduardo Villa Museum, The University of Pretoria, Pretoria.
  • Fried Contemporary Art Gallery, Pretoria.
  • University of Pretoria
  • University of South Africa (UNISA)


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