Born 31 March 1962
BAFA, UP, 1983 (Fine Arts)
BVSc, UP, 1991 (Veterinary Science)
N. Dip. Cer. TWR (2004)
"Animals in Art", Louisiana State University, 1997. JAVMA-award.
"Trienalle Mondiale D'estampes Petit Format", 1994. One of 17 prizes awarded to a total of 830 artists from 80 countries.
The Glazecor Award, Reflections in Clay Ceramics South Africa exhibition, 2005.
International publications on artwork
SWANEPOEL, N.C. 2005. Spirit Guards in South Africa. Ceramics Art and Perception. 61: 66-69.
Work in international public collections
South Africa House, London.
Cite Internationale des Art, Paris.
Brief list of exhibitions
Pretty Ponies, Ilse Schermers Art Gallery Franschhoek, October 2015
Little Creatures / Without Pedestals, UCT Irma Stern Museum Cape Town, November 2014
Spice of Life, Gallerie Grande Province, Franschoek, August 2006.
Nguni Vessels, Core 44 Stanley Avenue, Johannesburg, July 2006.
FNB Craft Now, National exhibition, Durban, July 2006.
Reflections in Clay Ceramics South Africa exhibition, 9 - 25 October 2005, Association of Arts, Pretoria.
CSA (Ceramics South Africa) display, Decorex, August 2005, Johannesburg.
June 2005: Past Students, Present Work, Exhibition of selected alumni of the Ceramic Design Department of the Technikon of the Witwatersrand, Arts Association, Pretoria.
Far and Wide, curated by Gordon Froud, ABSA gallery, Johannesburg, 6 - 21 April 2005.
Core, Stanley Road 44, Johannesburg February - March 2005.
Animals as Metaphor, 19 February to 20 May 2005, University of South Africa.
Een Honderd Honde, Bamboo, October 2004. One person show, installation of just over one hundred ceramic sculptures.
Spaza Art, “Dogs and Cats”, September 2004.
Capital Park Art Route, September 2004.
“Celebrating Ceramics”, annual national exhibition of Ceramics South Africa, Pretoria Art Museum, September 2004.
“Intersections 2”, Grahamstown Arts Festival, July 2004.
“Art on Paper”, Spaza Art gallery, Johannesburg, March 2003.
December 2003: Animals And other Creatures, Spier Estate, Western Cape.
On the Wall Off the Wall, Apsa regional exhibition, SAAA, Pta, November 2004
Accepted for the APSA Triennial, August 2003.
August 2002: African Earth, Museum Africa.
February 2002: Group exhibition about dogs, Tina Skukan Gallery, Pretoria.
August 2001: Major exhibition at the Dorp Street Gallery, Stellenbosch.
July 2001: Four works exhibited at an exhibition on horses in art, Equus, at the South African Arts Association, Pretoria.
Group exhibition touring Canada (South African Graphic Guild), 2000.
Silkscreen prints exhibited in two group exhibitions in Pretoria (Garden of Eden, State Theatre, and Red Riding Hood at the SAAA) in 2000.
International biennial of small format print Leskovac, Yugoslavia, 1999.
South African Graphic Art, University of Pretoria “Old Art Gallery”, October 1999.
Photographic exhibition of Pets and People, Prague, September 1999.
Group exhibition, Dorp Street Gallery, Stellenbosch, 1998.
Group exhibition: The Spirit and Images of Africa, June 1998, South African Arts Association, Pretoria.
Award-winning graphics exhibition (40 serigraphs) in Volvic, France, November 1997. This exhibition toured France until 1999.
Two paintings exhibited during April at the Tenth annual exhibition "Animals in Art", Louisiana State University, 1997. One won the JAVMA-award, and was published on the cover of The Journal of the Veterinary Medical Association.
Space to Breathe, Pretoria Art Museum, 1996.
Solo exhibition at South African Arts Association, Pretoria, 1995.
Won an award in an international graphic art exhibition, the "Trienalle Mondiale D'estampes Petit Format", one of 17 prizes awarded to a total of 830 artists from 80 countries, 1994.
Paris, France. Exhibition of 50 paintings at the Cité Internationale Des Arts.
Six month sojourn at the Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France, October 1993 - April 1994.
London, England. Two person exhibition with ceramist André Hess, South Africa House, 1993.
Dr Albert Werth's invitation exhibition of Three Decades of Pretoria Artists, Pretoria Art Museum, 1992.
Group exhibition, Gallery on the Market, Johannesburg, 1991.
4 Woman exhibition, Gallery on the Market, Johannesburg, with Lauryn Arnot, Erica Hibbert and Suzanne du Toit, 1990.
4 Person exhibition, South African Arts Association, Pretoria, with Francois Swanepoel, Hansie Visage and Pierre van der Westhuizen, 1988.
Atelier exhibition, South African Arts Association, Pretoria, 1987.
2 Person exhibition with photographer, Francois Swanepoel, Pretoria, 1986.
Women's Festival of Arts, Johannesburg, Carraigehouse and Natalie Knight galleries, Johannesburg, 1985.
New Signatures, Pretoria, 1984.