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Born 1922 in Vienna, Austria - Deceased 23 January 2016, Cape Town

Resided in South Africa from 1948.
A painter and a graphic artist of landscapes, seascapes and still life. Works in mixed media and in various graphic media, particularly woodcuts and screenprints. Series of “Musicians”, “trees”, “Rocks” and “Seasons”.

Studies: 1955-60 Pretoria Technical Collect, under Robert Hodgins; 1965 in Rome, Italy under S. Giuliani; 1978 Camden Institute for Adult Education, London, England, screenprinting under Miss Greenfield.

Profile: From 1960 a member of the SAAA; a member of the Artists Guild, Cape Town. 1984 illustrated Gebed vir Wilhelm, a book of poetry by Phil du Plessis. 1938-48 lived in England; 1948-71 lived in Pretoria, thereafter in the Cape Province. 1964-65 visited Rome; 1978 London and in 1984 Jerusalem. In 1986 she spent four months at the Cite Internationale des Arts, Paris.

Exhibitions: 1959 Lidchi Gallery, Johannesburg, first of 37 solo exhibitions, two of which were held in London in 1978 and one in 1985; she has participated in numerous group exhibitions from 1960 through South Africa and in Italy, West Germany, Zimbabwe, the UK, the USA and France; 1960 and 1964 Quadrennial Exhibitions; 1981 Republic Festival Exhibition.

Represented: Hester Rupert Art Museum, Graaff Reinet; King George VI Art Gallery, Port Elizabeth; Potchefstroom Museum; Potchefstroom University for CHE; Pretoria Art Museum; Rand Afrikaans University; SA National Gallery, Cape Town; University of Cape Town; University of Stellenbosch; University of the Witwatersrand; Willem Annandale Art Gallery, Lichtenburg; William Humphreys Art Gallery, Kimberley.

References: SAA; SAGAT; BSAK1; SA Art; 3Cs; AASA; Artlook August 1967; September 1969 and June 1971; SA Arts Calendar vol. 2 no. 6 July 1977; Gallery Winter, 1983.

Reference: The Dictionary of South African Painters and Sculptors Grania Ogilvie, Published by Everard Read


Turn Around Time, annual Winter Solstice exhibition at The Cape Gallery

Alice Goldin
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Title: Roadside Trees
Size: 50 x 71 cm
Media: Tempera
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