UNDER PATRONAGE OF SPIER ARTS

Born 1974, lives and works in Cape Town

Masters Degree in Fine Arts with distinction, Stellenbosch University 1999

Recipient of AIR Africa Centre Award 2016 for artists from across the continent

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 ‘Playlist’, CIRCA Gallery, Johannesburg
2015 ‘If you go down to the woods today, Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town

2014  ‘Blindfolded Line, Dancing Through Time’, a national touring exhibition: Oliewenhuis Museum (Bloemfontein),
KZNSA (Durban),
Johannesburg Art Gallery (Johannesburg).

2013 ‘Interrupted Daydreams’, Spier, Stellenbosch

2012 ‘White Termite’, Brundyn & Gonsalves, Cape Town

2010 ‘Visitor (The Square): a Solo Exhibition in Two Parts’,
iArt Wembley Project Space and iArt Gallery (now Brundyn +), Cape Town

2009 ‘Visitor’, Irma Stern Museum (in collaboration with 23 artists), Cape Town

2007 ‘9 Chicks & a Dick’, AVA, Cape Town

2005 ‘Groeisel #1’, Outlet, Pretoria

2004 ‘Play with me’, AVA, Cape Town

2003 ‘I can’t see the wood for the trees, so I’m taking a line for a very long walk’, João Ferreira Gallery, Cape Town

2002 ‘Almost a Valentine’, Chelsea Gallery, Wynberg

2000 ‘The Garbage men wear gloves’, Chelsea Gallery, Wynberg

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 ‘The Space Between/The Noise Behind’, FRIED Contemporary, Pretoria
‘Ímago Mundi – Luciano Benetton Collection’, New York

2015 ‘ADDIS International Video Art Festival’, Ethiopia
‘San Juanita Project’ Haitian American Museum of Chicago
‘Homage’, Everard Read, Cape Town
‘Ímago Mundi – Luciano Benetton Collection’, Venice
‘Nando’s Rites and Duties’, Constitution Hill, Johannesburg
‘Decor-Z’, Spier, Stellenbosch
‘Forever Now’ at MONA FOMA, New Media Festival, Tasmania

2014 ‘Winter Sculpture Show’, Nirox Foundation, Krugersdorp
‘International Union of Architecture World Congress’, Durban

2013  5 Years in Print’, Warren Editions, Cape Town
‘ Chance favours the Connected Mind’, collaboration with Barbara Wildenboer, Amelia Johnson Contemporary, Hong Kong 
‘Stellenbosch Revisited’, co-curated by Marna Hattingh and Liza Grobler for Die Woordfees, Stellenbosch

2012 ‘Summer Salon’, Brundyn & Gonsalves, Cape Town
‘Tjorts/Cheers!’ drawing exhibition after a poem by Danie Marais,
curators: Marna Hattingh and Liza Grobler, AVA, Cape Town

2011  ‘Alptraum’, Travelling drawing exhibition: Berlin, Los Angeles, Cape Town
‘Open Books’, iArt Gallery, Cape Town
‘Collection 13’, SMAC Art Gallery Cape Town

2010 ‘Divisions: Aspects of South African Art (1948-2010)’, SMAC Gallery, Stellenbosch
‘The Menippean Uprising’, curated by Pierre Fouché and Hentie van der Merwe, Blank Projects, Cape Town
Frans Masereel Centre Annual Printmaking Show, Kasterlee, Belgium 
‘Twenty Years of South African Sculpture’,curated by Andrew Lamprecht, Nirox Sculpture Park, Cradle of Humankind 

2009 ‘Black: the antithesis of the fraudulent sensuality of culture’s façade. An experiment in voluntary asceticism’, Blank Projects

2009 ‘Warren Editions, Monotypes and etchings’ at Curious, Whetstone and Frankley, Cape Town

2008 ‘The Bijou Burns Again’, UCA Gallery, Observatory
‘Women in Craft’, Spier Estate, Stellenbosch

2007 ‘Common Ground’, Lönnstrom Contemporary Art Museum in collaboration with Jeanne Hoffman, Rauma, Finland
‘South African Art on Paper’, Gallery Barry Keldoulis, Sydney, Australia
‘TACT’, Artspace, Pretoria

2006 ‘STEEK’, a two-person exhibition in collaboration with Barend de Wet, Blank Projects, Cape Town
‘ROEM’, curated by Sandra Hanekom, interactive sculptures for ‘Die Storm’, KKNK, Oudtshoorn
‘Flesh!’, curated by Chris Diedericks, KKNK, Oudtshoorn
‘the blank paper project’ as part of Cape 07, Blank Projects, Cape Town
‘Just like home’ in collaboration with Norman O’ Flynn, Solothurn, Switzerland

2006 20ARTISTS06 travelling exhibition, coordinated by Norman O’Flynn, Bell-Roberts Contemporary,
Cape Town & Art on Paper, Johannesburg

2005 ‘Of Want and Desire’, João Ferreira Gallery, Cape Town
‘Synergy, Michaelis Collection contemporary beaded designs- as part of the history of beads in Africa’, Iziko National Museum, Cape Town

2004 ‘Stolen Affections’, Goethe Institute, Bahai, Brazil
‘Artomi’, Omi, New York, USA
‘The Art of Drawing’, Durbanville Cultural Centre, Durbanville

2002 ‘Low Rider’, Polvo Art Studio, Chicago, USA

2000 ‘Majority Rules’, Free Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland
‘YEA-R 2000’, Chelsea Gallery, Wynberg

SELECTED SITE-SPECIFIC PROJECTS

2015 ‘Diary of a Nanosatellite’ video in ‘Forever Now’ – launch of the Golden Record into Deep Space, Tasmania
Punctuating the Landscape, Maravatio, Mexico
Half square project in Association Yellowwoods for Design Indaba, Cape Town

2014 Cape Town World Design Capital ‘Accidental Art’ Public artwork for Nando’s on Kloofstreet

2013 ‘Big Brother is Stunned’, Woodstock Industrial Centre, Cape Town

2012 ‘From Mooi uitsig to Mooiuitsig: an Artventure’,commissioned by Lien Botha for Hangklip Art Week

2010 ‘Cocoon’, Nirox Sculpture Park, Cradle of Humankind, Johannesburg
‘Imagination: for humans’ – ‘The Laboratory for Recycled Revolutions’, curator: Isa Suarez, Greatmore, Cape Town

2009 ‘The 1-day Residency project’ in conjunction with ‘Visitor’ with 14 visiting artists, Irma Stern Museum, Cape Town
‘Gift’, a picnic and lace making performance with Pierre Fouché, Cape Town

2007 ‘Afrikan Tähti/ Star of Africa’ -route and public intervention after a Finnish board game, in collaboration Jeanne Hoffman, Rauma, Finland.
‘C-Units’, in collaboration with Jeanne Hoffman, Big Bay
‘Icarus project’, in collaboration with Norman O’ Flynn, Cape Town

2006 ‘Soft Rock Project’, Sunset Beach, Cape Town
‘Teardrop Project’, Solothurn, Switzerland
‘Heritage Cache’, a site-specific group project coordinated by Cobus van Bosch and Arlene Amaler-Raviv, Cape Town

2005 ‘Groeisel no. 2’, a crocheting performance and installation at the Aardklop Arts Festival,
curated by Abrie Fourie, Potchefstroom

2004 ‘D.I.E.N.S.’ in collaboration Pierre Fouché, Norman O’Flynn and Johan Thom, a street intervention, KKNK, Oudtshoorn

2003 ‘Excess: Proudly South African’, in collaboration with Jesus Macarena-Avila, Cape Town

2002 ‘Momentary Monument’, in collaboration with art students, Rauma, Finland
‘Music Concrete-YDEsire Art Night’, in collaboration with Jeanne Hoffman, the Cape of Good Hope Castle, Cape Town
‘Fantastic Rubbish’, a mixed media installation, World Summit on Sustainable Development, Johannesburg

2001 ‘R.I.P’, in collaboration with Jeanne Hoffman, Durbanville
‘Forest Cross’, Dalsãsen forest, Norway

1999 ‘Oos Wes, Tuis Bes’, curated by Mark Coetzee and Leze Hugo, Oudtshoorn Arts Festival, Oudtshoorn

ART FAIRS & BIENNIALS

2016 ‘Cape Town Art Fair’, Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town
‘Shopping market Independent Art Fair’ with ALMA MARTHA, Stockholm
‘Den Fair’, Otomys Gallery, Melbourne

2015 ‘154 African Art Fair’, with Qubeka Bead Studio, London
‘Turbine Art Fair’, with CIRCA Gallery, Johannesburg
‘Constructions’ GRID International Photography Biennial, Cape Town

2012 ‘Johannesburg Art Fair’, Brundyn + Gonsalves

2010 ‘Johannesburg Art Fair’, SMAC Gallery

2006 ‘Cape Biennale at blank projects’, curated by Andrew Lamprecht, Cape Town

2005 ‘The 5th International Florence Biennial for Contemporary Art’, Fortezza de Bastilica, Florence, Italy

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2016 Laureate for 2016 AIR Africa Centre Residency. Residency awarded at Khoj, India

2015 Guapamacataro Art & Ecology Residency, Michoacan, Mexico for Art and Ecology
Nominated for Helgaard Steyn National Award for contemporary painting
Short-listed for Headlands Centre Residency, San Francisco
Social Fabric SA Residency in Port Elizabeth, SAMIL

2014 Cape Town World Design Capital public artwork for Nando’s Collection, Kloof Street
Residency at Cité des Arts, Paris

2013 Shortlisted for Woordfees Visual Arts Award , Stellenbosch

2009 Frans Masereel Printmaking Residency, Kastelee, Belgium

2006 Pro-Helvetia Residency, Altes Spital, Solothurn, Switzerland
Short-listed for Commonwealth Arts and Craft Award

2004 ARTOMI International Artists’ Residency, Hudson, New York, USA

2002 Rauma Artists’ in Residence, Finland

2001 UNESCO Ashberg Bursary: Residency at the Nordic Artists’ Centre Dale, Norway