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Oil Paintings by Artists from South Africa

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South African Artists - Oil Paintings

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south african artist Rudi CarstensRudi CARTSENS - South African Artist, Oil Paintings
I enjoy painting any subject that I find beautiful and interesting. I especially enjoy portraits; often even my wildlife and pet paintings, tend to look like portraits. My older paintings are done in oil, but I have recently started painting in acrylics, which I find very suitable to my technique. I have sold a number of my paintings online to customers from South Africa, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand...

Bridgette ALLAN - South African Artist, Acrylics and Oils
I enjoy the immediate impact of large paintings and never feel limited or constrained by that which has seemingly become my trademark. As much as I am intrigued by the human form, I am thrilled and delighted by deep intense colour and the effect of dramatic tonal contrast on the canvas...

Don BELL - South African Artist, Oil Paintings, Pencil, Mixed Media
Born 25 August 1947. Challenged by all forms of art subject matter and creativity. Fine Art Wildlife & contemporary oil paintings...

Ronnie BICCARD - South African Artist, Acrylics and Oils
My contemporary paintings and art deal with the essence of the human spirit and nature, they are filled with love, life and beauty, each painting expresses sensitive subtleties of moods, colours and emotions...

Renee BOSMAN - South African Artist, Oil Painting
Resent work: portraits of people from a less privileged community, the series is titled "Strive for a better Life"...

Esther BOSHOFF - South African Artist, Digital, Acrylic, Oil, Watercolour
Freelance illustrator and artist. I mostly do illustrations for school books and children's books, as well as portraits and paintings.

Keith CALDER - South African Artist, Sculpture
Calder specialises in bronze sculptures in both the animal and human form.Up until recently his work was in a traditional style, but he has moved towards a more contemporary style...

Lesley CHARNOCK - South African Artist, Acrylic and Oil Paintings
Lesley Charnock is well known as an enthusiastic and inspirational art teacher. For many years she has taught drawing and painting.  Many of her students have gone on to enjoy commercial success with their own work. Lesley Charnock is regularly invited by various art societies as a guest artist to demonstrate painting. She has illustrated three popular children’s books...

Joy CLARK - South African Artist, Oil Painting & Acrylic Painting
I paint landscapes, flower studies, still life, portraits and seascapes...

Ilze COETZEE - South African Artist, Oil, Acrylics, Pastels, Charcoal
Ilze Coetzee is a South African artist, who was born in Gauteng in 1982 and now resides in Western Cape. This promising young artist has been painting for more than a decade and has chosen to make her passion her career...

Karen DANIELZ - South African Artist, Oils and Acrylics
Karen is inspired by nature and though striving to produce works in a realistic style, she also endeavours to create them with extra dimensions: movement, action, bold colours and meaning which will provide the viewer with unlimited joy for years to come...

Danielle DE CLERK - South African Artist, Oil panting, Acrylics, Mixed Media
My name is Danielle de Clerk, I was born in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1988 and I’m currently living in Pretoria East. I am self-taught and very dedicated to my work. I’ve had several solo and group exhibitions throughout Gauteng and also Paris and London...

Desiré DE KLERK - South African Artist, Oil on Canvas
She was born in the sixties, from farming stock, her roots in the district of “Tweeling”, North Eastern Free state, an area called “Riemland”, in South Africa. She grew up on a farm and from a young age mingled with African people from all walks of life, interacting with young kids ages alike hers, playing with toy cars made from wires and pushed in the dirt road, playing in the river and dams, and throwing “clay-Stick (klei-lat)” in the river...

Malcolm DEWEY - South African Artist, Oil Painting
I work mostly with oil paint and watercolor. I enjoy painting landscapes, seascapes and city scenes and occasionally people studies. My painting style is inspired by the impressionists. I prefer a painterly approach working with generous amounts of paint to convey the energy that I feel when painting. My materials are of the finest quality so you can assured of a painting that will provide many years of pleasure...

Wendy DU PLESSIS - South African Artist, Oils, Pastels
I am a self taught artist and paint mainly animals, wildlife, horses, Nguni cattle...

Lelane DU PLOOY - South African Artist, Oil Paintings
Oil paintings by South African artist Lelanie Du plooy specialising in 'Africa people' ...

Monica DU TOIT - South African Artist, Oil Paintings
Monica Du Toit’s background is in Industrial Engineering. She was born and educated in Pretoria. Art has always been a passion, but in the form of a hobby rather than being a full-time artist. After friends and family urged her to start selling her art Monica Du Toit has decided to start painting for a wider market, where previous paintings were specifically done for family and friends...

Diane ERASMUS - South African Artist, Oil Paintings, Acrylic Paintings
I primarily paint landscapes, seascapes and floral compositions. The floral element in my work extends beyond still life into the realms of flowers in nature. My approach to colour is both vivid and atmospheric with a generally impressionistic feel. The paintings are composed with a view to their specific compositional needs and requirements...

Helena FOURIE - South African Artist, Oil Painting, Mixed Media
Helena Fourie graduated in fine arts at the University of Pretoria in 1987, where she majored in painting. Since 1994 she has been working as a professional artist. Early in her career, she excelled in realism and started specializing in portrait painting. Inspired by her absolute passion for nature Helena Fourie has been devoting herself to the painting of wildlife, redefining this genre, and applying it in an individual and idiosyncratic style...

James GOBEL - South African Artist, Oil Painting
He draws the viewer into the painting with subtle light and shading, nostalgically or joyfully, he gives one a perspective of someplace or -time, that is familiar to them, believing they have been there, or recalled in their memories. This is the achievement of a great landscape artist...

Francois GOUWS - South African Artist, Oil Paintings, Acrylic Paintings, Silkscreen
Francois Gouws spent childhood years on a farm near Molteno in the Eastern Cape province. The roots of his interest in art were developed by the strong influence of well known South African writer and painter Johannes Meintjes, who was his first art tutor. Francois Gouws matriculated in 1977 in Molteno. Obtain B.Pharm. degree at the Potchefstroom University of  from 1978 - 1981...

Faan and Linda GROBLER - South African Artist, Oil Painting
The couple met at an art exhibition, already being skilled artists at the time. Coincidentally, they both worked in oil on canvas – as they still prefer to today, after 37 years of marriage. Although complete individuals in both their personalities and art, they have, in certain respects, sometimes worked as a team through the years. Not in the sense of influencing, but rather inspiring each other...

Tanja HARBOTTLE - South African Artist, Oil Painting, Acrylic Painting and Pencil
Tanja Harbottle is a first generation Bosnian/Slovenian/South African. Born on the 5th of April at the Joburg Gen. Moving to Croatia at a young age gave her a sense of deep rooted Roman Catholicism/Culture. Not forgeting a love for Turkish coffee and Cheese Burek...

Russell HAWYES - South African Artist, Oil Paintings
Young artist exclusively paint's oil landscapes...

Sonia JACKA - South African Artist, Oil Painting
Sonia Jacka works from her studio in Noordhoek, Cape Town. She started painting in oils in 1997.
In 1991 Sonia graduated from the University of South Africa with a BA degree (Psychology). She also studied at the Ruth Prowse School of Art and Design. Sonia paints portraits, landscapes, still life, wildlife and other animals...

Riekie JANSE v RENSBURG - South African Artist, Oil Painting
Oil paintings by South African artist Riekie Janse v Rensburg...

Festa JOUBERT - South African Artist, Oil painting, Acrylics, Gouache, Ink, Pencil, Chalk, Charcoal, Scraper board, Mixed Media
Festa Joubert, artist and photographer, was born in Johannesburg and currently rents a studio in Pretoria South Africa. She studied Graphic design and Languages at the University of Pretoria for a short period of time but found that her talents drew her elsewhere...

Gilly KAMANGENA - South African Artist, Oil Paintings
Gilly KaMangena was born 1975 in Killarny, Johannesburg, South Africa. He discovered his art talent at an early age and since then his love for art never left him. As a child he always drawn and painted for fun until at the age of fourteen when he entered his first art completion, the City Press’ “Kiddies Corner” competition, the first drawing he sent won him the weekly prize and that was the first of few other prizes...

Isabel LE ROUX - South African Artist, Oil, Acrylic, Mixed Media Painting
Isabel le Roux is a well known South African contemporary artist. She is a true colorist and her work vibrates with expression, energy and emotion. Isabel constantly bring new dimensions to her work by traveling and painting abroad and on different locations in South Africa. Her paintings are sought after by galleries and private collectors locally and internationally...

Hari LUALHATI - South African Artist, Oil Painting, Acrylic Painting, Oil Pastel
Hari Lualhati is a painter, a graphic artist, a product designer and an illustrator. Born in Philippines on the 12th day of February, 1985. Hari finished  Bachelor of Fine Arts in University of the Philippines Diliman year 2006. Hari Lualhati has worked in Hong Kong and also had painting exhibitions there. Hari is now living in South Africa...

Janet MALHERBE - South African Artist, Oil, Pastel, Ink and Charcoal
Art has been my inner escape and journey after losing my daughter a few years ago. My greatest challenge is to capture the soul and hidden emotions of my subjects. I love working in oil, pastel, charcoal and in brush and ink...

Kim MOBEY - South African Artist, Oil Painting, Mixed Media
I'm a Cape Town artist and writer, living and working in Muizenberg - a sleepy little town in Cape Town's "deep south" where the surfing is great, the whales visit every winter and the wind never, ever stops blowing. I have been told that I'm a surrealist, a political artist, an abstract artist and a photo-realist. On any given day, these are all correct...

Patty MYNHARDT - South African Artist, Oil Painting & Acrylic Painting
I am dedicated to painting mostly landscapes, fishing villages & cottages and seascapes...

Elsabe OEHLEY - South African Artist, Oil Painting, Acrylics, Oil Pastels, Soft Pastels
I love being on my own, in my own peaceful frame of mind when Painting. Its like a special zone. Away from everything. In that I find myself drawn into my subject. I find it difficult to let go of my artwork as each one is a part of me. I cant paint when my frame of mind isn't right...

Zolile PETSHANE - South African Artist, Oil Pastels, Oil Painting, Printmaking and Acrylics
My work is about exploring political and issues of faith,exploring the concept of numbers/figures...

Reuel REVERE - South African Artist, Oil Paintings
Artist, Reuel Revere was born and bread in the beautiful Limpopo Province of South Africa, in 1970. He was inspired in elementary years by observing his creative mother drawing pastel portraits.  In maintaining a farm it was unavoidable to learn from his father how to create strategically and improvise as part of daily habitual thinking.  This Natural environment constituted to soul searching and an explosion of creativity.  Reuel felt a deep need to share the beauty of nature he so easily observed in various forms of Art...

Marianne RUST - South African Artist, Oil, Mixed Media, Acrylics
Marianne Rust (Brewis) born in Ceres in the Boland, Cape Mostly self taught. She loves to paint and create.  Her words: I was blessed and fortunate to have been born in this lovely country, South Africa...

Lionel SMIT - South African Artist, Oil Paintings
Lionel Smit was born in pretoria in 1982. Lionel Smit has been actively exhibiting since 1999, which include sculpture and painting. Lionel Smit’s studio is situated in Pretoria were he also runs the secret gallery...

Andre SNYMAN - South African Artist, Oil, Acrylics, Mixed Media
Paintings by South African artist Andre Snyman...

Coert STEYNBERG - South African Artist, Oil, Acrylics
Born 1969, Polokwane. Started painting at very young age. Self-taught...

Malcolm TURNER - South African Artist, Oil and Acrylics
My art s not so much about the location or the subject, but how it emerges as a creation that stands on its own merit as a thing of beauty and design. The portrayal of my art comes from my belief that our thoughts and beliefs determine the outcome of our lives. Seeing the patterns and rhythms of nature echoes the dreams of our hearts, so we engage with creation to reveal the truth that we see in creation to men...

Deon VAN HEERDEN - South African Artist, Oil Painting
I was born in 1963 in the beautiful Somerset-West in the Western Cape. In the early seventies we relocated to the Transvaal ( Now called Gauteng). In 1973 we moved back to Cape town for a period of 2 years due to my dad's work situation...

Riaan VAN ZYL - South African Artist, Oil Painting, Charcoal, Mixed Media, Sculpture
Riaan van Zyl is a capable visual artist... be an artist, do art and live art. He is an art addict.

VIOLET - South African Artist, Oil Painting
In every piece of art that I create, lies a part of my heart and soul. And a hidden message is in every painting.What a priviledge and a blessing to be able to create and bring glory to My Maker ~ Jesus Christ through my works, and  ~ to beautify that which is already beautiful...

Nellie VISSER - South African Artist, Oil, Acrylics, Pencil Paintings
I am situated in South-Africa, Phalaborwa, next to the Kruger National Park and enjoy going to the park. It gives me the greatest pleasure to be able to see the African bush. My interest in art comes from an early age, schooldays. And it’s been a very important part of my life. If opportunity knocks you would find me with my paintbrushes and paint...

Nicky WALKER - South African Artist, Oil Painting
His work has rather the subjective notion in a realm of contemporary. Wrought colouration blends with illustrative ability and is favoured for an animated effect...from stretching his own canvas Nicky beliefs in seeking out the ability to create the basic rules...

Liesel WESSELS - South African Artist, Oil Painting, Charcoal, Pencil
Born 1983 Bloemfontein. Studied Fine Arts University of Free State, Currently working full time as a graphic designer and fine artist...

Diane WHITE - South African Artist, Acrylics, Oils and Watercolours
I like to experiment in different mediums and love to paint in loose washes and vibirient colours coverings all subjects and have won many awards most creative and judges choice for the Western Cape Watercolour Society...

 

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