BORN

 

22nd June 1961, Knysna, South Africa

 

EDUCATION

 

1983-86 Diploma in Graphic Design, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2011 ‘Artefact’ – Knysna Fine Art

2010 Considering Therianthropes animal / human, Origins Centre, Wits, Johannesburg

2009 Considering Therianthropes animal / human, Knysna Fine Art

1986 ‘Impending Fate’ - etchings reflecting on the SADF, Private Gallery, Knysna

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012 ‘Contact Series’ coloured woodcuts, Knysna Fine Art

2011 Strydom Gallery winter exhibition, George.

2011 Creation Stories with John Moore, Esreal Thavhana, Gallery 2, Johannesburg

2008 With Donvé Branch and Anthony Harris, Knysna Fine Arts

1999 ‘Still Life’ - Knysna Fine Art

1998 ‘GAROB (the dry land)’ - group exhibition, Knysna Fine Art, Knysna

1998 ‘Forgotten voices of the wild’ - Old Gaol

1997 Opening exhibition - Knysna Fine Art

1996 ‘Radio South Africa’ - Kunsthal, Rotterdam & Haus der Kunst de Welt, Berlin

1994 ‘Group of Six’ - Old Gaol Art Gallery, Knysna

1987 End Conscription Campaign - Market Theatre, Johannesburg

1986 ‘Group of Three’ - Upstairs Gallery, Bitou Craft Centre, Knysna

1980-89 Annual Exhibition, Knysna Art Society

 

COLLECTIONS

 

Various private collections

 

ABOUT THE ARTIST

 

After finishing university, Guy was a graphic designer for two years in Johannesburg before working in the Timbivati as a ranger at Ngala Game lodge, Mpumalanga. He and his wife returned to Knysna in 1990 and he was Oakhill School’s founder art teacher (1992 – 1997).

Since then he has been involved in local conservation ventures and now finds more time to practice his art.

Guy is married with two sons.