LOUIS NEL 

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Louis was born in 1973 and currently lives in Cape Town.

“I grew up in Cape Town, moved to Pretoria in 1985. Matriculated at Afrikaanse Hoër Seunskool, Pretoria in 1991. Studied Fine Arts at the University of Pretoria for 2 years. Traveled in Europe for a year. Worked as a desktop publishing artist for 2 years. Moved back to Cape Town in 1996. Worked in the film industry until 2003 as a scenic painter and props person. Have been painting professionally since 2003. Currently living in Gordons Bay. Had an exhibition in Melville, JHB at Bamboo Art gallery, February 2004

I show work in various galleries around the country.”

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2014 (E)scapes, D Street gallery, Stellenbosch

  • 2013 (E)scapes, D Street gallery, Stellenbosch

  • 2013 Carol Lee Fine Art, Johannesburg

  • 2013 Carol Lee Fine Art, Johannesburg

  • 2013 Artist residency, Luvey 'n Rose, Cape Town

  • 2012 Christopher Moller Art, "Summer", Cape Town

  • 2012 Art business and Consultancy, Piketberg

  • 2011 Carol Lee Fine Art, Johannesburg

  • 2010 Carol Lee Fine Art, Johannesburg

  • 2008 Liebrecht Gallery, Somerset West

  • 2008 Dorp Street Gallery, Stellenbosch

  • 2008 Grande Provence, Franschhoek

  • 2004 Bamboo Art, Johannesburg.

AVAILABLE WORKS

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The Bathers.

Oil on canvas.

1.5m x 1.5m.

R26 455

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Untitled (27/07/2018) 51x51cm oil on canvas. R8000