Selected solo and group exhibitions:

Born:                     1962, South Africa
                              1970, moved to Namibia

Studied:                 Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Lives and works:    Windhoek, Namibia                     

1987    Solo Show, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

1989    Solo Show, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

1996    “10 Namibian Artists” Bielefeld, Germany

1997    Tulipamwe International Artists’ Workshop Exhibition, Windhoek, Namibia

2001    Solo Show, “Grids” National Art Gallery of Namibia, Namibia

2002    Joint show with Christine Marais, Die Muschel Gallery, Swakopmund, Namibia

2002    “Variations” Chelsea Gallery group show, Cape Town, South Africa

2003     “Human Touch”, Contemporary Namibian Art, Turin and Milan, Italy

2004      Solo Show, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Namibia

2009    “Rock & Roll” with Sharon Gorelick, Omba Gallery, Windhoek, Namibia

            “6 Namibian Artists”, GTZ Head quarters, Eschborn, Germany

             Tulipamwe International Artists’ Workshop  Exhibition, Windhoek, Namibia

2010    Solo Show, “Face of Africa” Art Salon Gallery, Gross-Sieghardts, Austria

            “Dry Amigos & ICE” with Mikko Ijas and Andries Fourie, Windhoek, Namibia

2011    Namibia Celebration, 21 Years of Independence, Berlin, Germany

2013    “Synergies: Remixing Locality” with Andries Fourie and Mikko Ijas in Nairobi, Kenya

            “Land Matters in Art”, Juried Exhibition, National Art Gallery of Namibia

            “Divergent Strategies” Bush Barn Art Centre, Salem, Oregon, USA

            “Gender-Based Violence”, National Art Gallery of Namibia

2014    Solo Show, “New Work”, Omba Gallery, Windhoek, Namibia

           “Art Inside” National Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

           “Moments of Light” National Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

           “Bank Windhoek Triennial”, National Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

2015   “Body&Soul” Fine Art Gallery, Swakopmund, Namibia

           “B2Gold”,  B2Gold, Otiwarongo, Namibia

           “Art Inside”, National Gallery of Namibia,  Windhoek, Namibia

2016    Guns & Rain Stand, Turbine Art Fair, Johannesburg, South Africa

           “Art of a New Generation” Museum Würth Germany

           “Conversations” National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

           “Amazing Namibian Women” National Art Gallery, Windhoek, Namibia

            Visual Artists Namibia  Exhibition, Omaruru Artists’ Trail, Namibia

2017    Tulipamwe International Artists Workshop Exhibition, Windhoek, Namibia

            Solo Show “Presence in Absence”, National Art Gallery of Namibia Windhoek, Namibia


Windhoek, Namibia

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