Born 2 June 1961 He resides in Stellenbosch, South Africa
Recipient of the Jackson Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
Medal of Honor from the South African Academy of Arts and Science.
Winner of the It’s LIQUID International Contest – First Edition 2012. Italia, for Sculpture and Installation
Nominated Finalist for the International Award for Public Art (IAPA) The IAPA was established to increase visibility for public art internationally and is administered by the Institute for Public Art (based in Hong Kong) in collaboration with Forecast Public Art (USA) and Shanghai University (China).
Recipient of the Prince Claus Grant Amsterdam The Netherlands
Nominated for the Daimler Chrysler award for sculpture in Public Spaces 2008
Co-Curator for: 1. Global Nomadic Art Project (GNAB) 2015-2016. South Korea 2.The Exhibition of 30 Nature Artists in the World 2015. South Korea
As a collaboration exhibtion: ATKV Aartvark price for most innovative work at the Aardklop Arts Festival in Potchefstroom 2015 South Africa
Member of the curatorial panel for World Design Capital Cape Town 2014.
Festival artist at the Aardklop Festival Potchefstroom 2013
Festival Artist at the Fjellfestival, Andelsnes, Norway 2013
Kanna Award at the Oudtshoorn Art Festival for best Visual art projection in a musical in collaboration with the music of Laurinda Hofmeyr
Exhibitions and commissions on invitation were done in South Korea, Turkey, Belgium, France, Sweden, Lithuania, Japan, USA, Australia, Germany, Kenya, England the Netherlands, USA, Italy, Finland, Malta, Belgium and Norway. He held many personal exhibitions in various art galleries in the past years and his work has been bought by numerous private and public collectors locally and abroad
Studied art at the Universities of Stellenbosch, South Africa, Hooge School Voor de Kunste, Utrecht, Holland. The Academy of Art and Architecture Praha the Czech Republic and the Kent Institute of Art and Design Canterbury, England.