Riaan Vosloo Contemporary paintings

Riaan Vosloo Contemporary paintings

Tableview, Western Cape, South Africa

About Riaan Vosloo Contemporary paintings

Date of Birth
14 June 1972


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Website
https://capetonian31.wixsite.com/riaanvosloo


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A 3 year National Diploma in Fine Art from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, formerly known as Port Elizabeth Technikon, 1991 1993


Competitions, scholarships and/or awards you have won or been nominated for:


Cum Laude in first year, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1991,


Merit Award for Academic Excellence, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1991,


Certificate For recognition as Student Council Member, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1992,


Certificate for attendance of National Cultural Festival, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1993,


Old Mutual Award and Certificate awarded for Chairman of the Year, 1993,


Certificate for Promotion of Culture, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1993,


Award for Chairperson of the society with the most progression, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University,


Finalist: AngloGold Ashanti “GOLD-AuDITIONS”- jewelry design competition, 2007 and


Principals award for excellence from Sea Point High School, 2008.


1998
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,


1997
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,


1996
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,


1995
“4 Perspectives”, group exhibition, Art-B Gallery, Bellville,


1995
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,


1994
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,


1994
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George.


Paintings of people in landscape scenes with often exaggerate and / or subtle colour differences.
The colour is subjective, i.e. not realistic, to describe the mood and feeling.



Line is simplified in the artworks. Any unnecessary lines are left out.


What is the motivation for your work? People, memories and relations / relationships


What are the current themes and conceptual focus of your work? People, memories and relations / relationships



Education

A 3 year National Diploma in Fine Art from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University,
formerly known as Port Elizabeth Technikon, 1991 – 1993

Competitions, scholarships and/or awards you have won or been nominated for:

Cum Laude in first year, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1991,

Merit Award for Academic Excellence, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1991,

Certificate For recognition as Student Council Member, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1992,

Certificate for attendance of National Cultural Festival, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1993,

Old Mutual Award and Certificate awarded for Chairman of the Year, 1993,

Certificate for Promotion of Culture, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, 1993,

Award for Chairperson of the society with the most progression, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University,

Finalist: AngloGold Ashanti “GOLD-AuDITIONS”- jewelry design competition, 2007 and

Principals award for excellence from Sea Point High School, 2008.

1998
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,

1997
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,

1996
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,

1995
“4 Perspectives”, group exhibition, Art-B Gallery, Bellville,

1995
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,

1994
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,

1994
“Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George.


Events

GROUP AND SOLO EXHIBITIONS OF MY ART

2012 “homeTUIS”, group exhibition, Cape Town,
2011 “Baljaar”, group exhibition, “Woordfees” / Word Festival”, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town,
2010 “Viewpoints of the Everyday”, Miele Gallery of Fine Living, Bryanston, Johannesburg,
2010 Group exhibition Jan Cilliers Primary School, Johannesburg,
2009 “Storietyd”, solo exhibition, AVA, Cape Town,
2009 “The City”, group exhibition, Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town,
2009 “Promenade”, Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town,
2009 Two design in top 40 of AngloGold Ashanti AuDITIONS jewellery design competition,
2008 “Poolside People”, Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town,
2008 “ParallelScapes”, Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town,
2008 “ParallelScapes” solo exhibition, Art-B gallery, Bellville,
2007 Finalist: AngloGold Ashanti AuDITIONS jewellery design competition,
2007 Curator: "Die Voël met die Af Vlerk", group exhibition, Cultivaria Arts Festival, Paarl,
2007 "The Exhibition", group exhibi

Exhibitions

2007 Curator: "Die Voël met die Af Vlerk", group exhibition, Cultivaria Arts Festival, Paarl,
2007 "The Exhibition", group exhibition, Cultivaria Arts Festival, Paarl,
2007 "Van Boerekitsch en ander Dinge", group exhibition at Klein Karoo National Arts Festival, curated by Gordon Freud,
2007 "Elements of the Landscape", group exhibition, Die Ateljee, Piketberg,
2007 Member of Rust-en-Vrede governing body, Durbanville,
2006 “ARTwords”, group exhibition, Rust-en-Vrede Art Gallery, Durbanville,
2006 “HOMEtalk”, solo exhibition, Gerard Cloete Gallery, Cape Town,
2006 “Portraits”, group exhibition, Association for Visual Arts, Cape Town,
2006 “Seven Deadly Sins”, group exhibition, Rust-en-Vrede Art Gallery, Durbanville,
2006 “Short Conversations”, solo exhibition, Gerard Cloete Gallery, Cape Town,
2006 “O’ Lyf”, photographic exhibition, Olive festival, Riebeeck Kasteel,
2004 Member of Art-B governing body, Bellville,
2003 “Peep Show”, group exhibition, Gallery 38 Special, Cape Town,
2003 “Puzzle”, group exhibition, Rust-en-Vrede Art Gallery, Durbanville,
2003 “Homework”, group exhibition, The Castle, Cape Town,
2003 “Self-portraits”, group exhibition, Rust-en-Vrede Art Gallery, Durbanville,
2002 “Salon exhibition“, Rust-en-Vrede Art Gallery, Durbanville,
2002 “Krisp” group exhibition, Art-B Gallery, Bellville,
2002 “Koester/Cherish”, group exhibition, Rust-en-Vrede Art Gallery, Durbanville,
2002 “Berg/Mountain”, group exhibition, Art-B Gallery, Bellville,
2002 City of Cape Town bought "Berg/Mountain" work for their art collection,
2002 “Vuleka”, group exhibition, Art-B Gallery, Bellville,
2002 Group exhibition, Inspires Gallery, Oxford, England,
2002 Nedcor exhibition at Cine Nouveau, Cavendish Square,
2002 Donated a work for The Bears (“Bere”) Aids Fund-raising Exhibition,
2001 Donated a work for the Kidsafe Art Project,
2000 “The Container”, group exhibition, Rust-en-Vrede Art Gallery, Durbanville,
2000 Group exhibition, Durbanville Hills Cellars,
2000 “Miniatures”, group exhibition, Art-B Gallery, Bellville,
1998 “Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,
1997 “Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,
1996 “Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,
1995 “4 Perspectives”, group exhibition, Art-B Gallery, Bellville,
1995 “Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,
1994 “Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George,
1994 “Best of the Southern Cape”, group exhibition, Strydom Art Gallery, George.