TERTIARY EDUCATION

2010             BA Fine and Applied Arts

                      Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, SA.

                      Faculties: Ceramics / Two-Dimensional studies

                      Major in Sculpture and Printed Image

2006             National N3 Certificate, Business Studies

                      and Office Management,

                      Umalusi FET College, Nylstroom, SA.

Born 25 February 1989

Modimolle, Limpopo, South Africa. 

Currently resides in Heidelberg, Gauteng, South Africa.

     

AWARDS / PROGRAMS

 

2019             Thami Mnyele Fine Arts Awards Finalist, Ekurhuleni, SA. 

 

2019            AAI / American Art Incubator

                     Selected Participant to aid Arts Social Projects utilizing AR for                

                     Community Upliftment, headed by Ram Devineni.  In association with the                          KZNSA Gallery, ZERO1, U.S. Consulate Durban, the Department of State’s                          Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. 

 

2018             RMB Talent Unlocked in partnership with Assemblage and Rand Merchant

                      Bank. Six-month Mentorship and Professional  Practice Program, lead

                      mentor Lawrence Lemaoana 

2017            SASOL New Signatures Finalist in top 100 Selection.

2013            ABSA L'Atelier, Finalist in top 100 Selection, work Sold at opening

                     Exhibition, Johannesburg, SA.

 

 

CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

                    

ABSA Group Limited / Hogan Lovells (South Africa) Inc. / Into Africa Film Productions

EXHIBITION RECORD

2020             Forthcoming / African Philosophers Fundraising Art Auction, co-ordinated                         by Space Mecca Studios, Johannesburg, SA. 

2020             Association of Visual Arts featured artist, Investec Cape Town Art Fair, Cape

                      Town, SA.

2020             The Home(lands) Series, AVA Gallery running parallel with the Nando's

                      Creative Exchange Program, Cape Town, SA

2019             Thami Mnyele Fine Arts Awards Finalist, Coen Scholtz Recreation Centre,

                      Ekurhuleni, SA

2019             Group Exhibition, The Viewing Room, St Lorient, Pretoria, SA. 

2019             South African Annual Print Art Fair, Johannesburg, SA.

2019             American Arts Incubator Exhibition, KZNSA Gallery, Durban, SA. 

2019             Association of Arts Members Exhibition, Pretoria, SA.

2018             RMB Talent Unlocked, Turbine Art Fair, Turbine Hall, Johannesburg, SA. 

2018             Pretoria Art Museum Group Exhibition, Pretoria, SA. 

2018             Allen & Overy War Child Auction Exhibition, Berman Contemporary,

                     Johannesburg, SA.

2017             South African Print Fair, GIBS, Johannesburg, SA. 

2017             Sasol New Signatures Finalists Exhibition, Pretoria Art Museum, SA.

2013             Golder Associates International Orphans fund, Art Auction, Midrand, SA.       

2013             Alice Exhibition, curated by Gordon Froud, Cape Traveling Exhibition, SA.

2013             Collaboration Exhibition, Meet me at the White Door, Clarens, SA.

2013             Collaboration Exhibition, 4D Gallery, Pretoria, SA.

2012             Collaboration Show, Crimson Studios, Pretoria, SA.

2012             Limited Edition Prints Group Exhibition, Trent Gallery, Pretoria, SA.

2011             South Africa’s International Trade Exhibition, E5 Creations, Gallagher

                      Estate, Johannesburg, SA.

2011             BFA Final Year Exhibition, Unisa, Pretoria, SA.

2010             Politics, Group Exhibition, HAPP Gallery, Pretoria, SA.

2009             Local Artist Collaboration, ArtWise, Pretoria, SA.

2009             Selected undergraduate Bachelor Student Collaboration Show, Pretoria Art

                      Museum, Pretoria, SA.

PROJECTS

 

2019              Community upliftment program contributing artist, Collaboration

                       between ZERO1,

                       the US Consulate Durban & KZNSA Gallery, facilitated by Ram Devenini. 

2018              Commissioned Artist, Hogan Lovell's Corporate Collection 

2018              Collaborating Artist, Workshop linking Youth to the Arts, St Vincent School                          for the Deaf, Johannesburg, SA.

2012              Artist commissioned for ABSA head offices project, Soft Touch Art

                       Advisory, Johannesburg, SA.

2011              Concept Development and Sketch Artist for the Department of Education,  

                       Impact Designs, Pretoria, SA.

2011              Sketch Artist on set for BBC Film Productions for the documentary of the

                       life story of Leonardo da Vinci, Into Africa Film Productions,

                      Johannesburg, SA.

2011              Sketch Artist, A & DI Creative Company, Pretoria, SA.

  

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