Ode to Szukalski 

Stanisław Szukalski (13 December 1893 – 19 May 1987) was a Polish painter and sculptor, who intended to create a new Polish art based on its mythology and history. He also developed the pseudoscientific-historical theory of Zermatism, positing that all human culture was derived from post-deluge Easter Island and that humankind was locked in an[…]

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Chameleon

I found this chameleon hanging onto dear life on the electric fence. Poor thing did’nt even know how to change colours properly. Personally, when you encounter a chameleon be aware that they are change agents and they assist you with the next transition of a major life stage. Change is[…]

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Two Lizards

If Lizard has come passing through your life: Lizard is letting you know that it is time to take do an internal audit. Are you being ruled by your ego or are you coming from your heart? Be aware – simply because the ego is the master of deception and you[…]

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Pray Mantis

The praying mantis meaning has a variety of traits: temperance, quietness, awareness, calmness, clairvoyance, patience, mindfulness and innovation. These insects are well known for their pre-strike pose, which is a popular symbol of balance and patience in and of itself. The Chinese honor the praying mantis for its elegant, mindful,[…]

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Democracy is Fleeting.

A.I. render. I wonder what Nelson Mandela would be thinking of how Democracy turned out in modern day South Africa. I think that he would be disappointed by the corruption and greed. South Africa really did turn out like George Orwell’s Animal Farm. 

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INRI – Winston Sauli – 1970

This is personally a very important South African political painting. Winston painted this piece after being released from Prison by the the Apartheid State in 1970.  The expressive brush strokes and pain is evident in the work, reminds me of Basquit’s style but remember this was before Basquit.  Winston died,[…]

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Robotica 

Robotica has found a loving home in Johannesburg, South Africa. I am so stoked. Robotica, may your gaze forever speak to the viewers that look at you.

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Graffiti 

Old graffiti from a warehouse in Auckland Park, Johannesburg. This artwork is no longer around as the warehouse was torn down in the interest of gentrification of the inner city. I always loved this work. I forgot the artists name but this man is talented.

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My Pet Eland “Bokkie”

This is my adopted Eland buck pet called “Bokkie”. He resides on a neighbouring farm in Venterskroon. He is the most loveable male eland who is about 8 months old. Apparently he ran away from his mother when he was a day old preferring the company of humans. I just[…]

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Marilyn is Glowing

A tribute to Warhol. Only more kitsch. Glow in the dark paint with Data Dots. Click on the image anove to see Marilyn glow. This painting has found a home in George, South Africa.

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Old Town Woodcut

I found this beautiful partially completed 3 dimensional woodcut in a junk store and decided to complete it. The horse carriage wheels needed some work. I sanded the piece and stained the wood. All that is left now is to highlight some areas with more woodstain, sand then oil the[…]

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Facet Man Framed

Facet Man has been framed and looks stunning. A3 Floating Box Frame, Digital Print with DataDots for Authenticity. This digital print has found a home in Potchefstroom, South Africa.

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A House In Potch

This gem of a print is currently being framed. It is box framed and the image is floated off the backing board. The shadows and details are quite tasty. A3 Floating Box Frame, Digital Print with DataDots for Authenticity

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Great Artists Steal

A rework of one of Jan Hendrik Pierneef’s works. The lines are more simplified and the clouds are wild. Paint by numbers style. Acrylic on canvas with DataDots. This painting has found a home in Pretoria, South Africa.  

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