Anthony’s work primarily concentrates on painting and explorations in sculptural wall mounted works. He spent two years working in a studio in London where the dedication to the studio work ethic was established.
Roelf graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts where he majored in new media arts and has since focussed on art forms using LED lighting, lasers, projection mapping, computer vision and software programming.
Maurice Mbikayi was born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, and today lives and works in Cape Town, South Africa. In 2000 he graduated with a BA in Graphic Design (Advertising and Visual Communication), from the Academies des Beaux Arts in Kinshasa.
Kimathi Mafafo was born in Kimberley in 1984. From 2002 to 2004 she studied for a Diploma in Fine Arts and in 2007 worked at The Bag Factory in Johannesburg where she gained experience in printmaking.
Jill Trappler was born in Benoni in 1957 in the Gauteng Province. She completed her tertiary training with Bill Ainslie at the Johannesburg Art Foundation and completed three years of a Fine Arts degree through UNISA.
Nicola Holgate has recently repatriated to her home country; after living in Botswana for 16 years, choosing to settle in Cape Town. Predominantly a figurative artist with her focus being her community, environment and her own history she is best known for her portraits, of people real or imagined. Her current work reflects the many changes of where and how she lives. Embracing this theme, she has begun to explore a wider range of mediums and media to include sculpture and animation while also ranging into a wider subject matter.
Lara Dahlmann is a German artist, living and working in Hamburg. She graduated with a diploma in illustration at the University of Applied Sciences and received a travel grant for Trinidad from the DAAD/German Academic Exchange Service to complete her studies. She has participated at the Alice Yard residency and the Caribean Contemporary Arts in Trinidad, LPEP in Buenos Aires and Uniarte in Curacao. Dahlmann has exhibited in various spaces in Hamburg and Berlin and at the Leopold-Hoesch Museum in Düren. www.laravlaska.com
Greatmore Studios Trust is a registered Trust (IT3597/99) and NPO (054-055-NPO).