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James de Villiers Exhibitions
Born 1954 in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu Natal
Presently living in Johannesburg, Gauteng Republic of South Africa
I have artworks in many private and corporate collections, both in South Africa and abroad.
- 2017 11 Feb-12 March "Untitled" group exhibition at the Moor Gallery Franschhoek
- 2017 Jan 7- Feb 5 "Genre" group exhibition at the Moor Gallery Franschhoek
- Ongoing representation at the Halifax Art Gallery, Parkhurst, Johannesburg
- 2016 "Ephemeral Pleasures" group exhibition at the Moor Gallery Franschhoek
- 2016 August- Oct: "Muse Montage" group exhibition at Eclectica Design and Art
- 2016 July A pastel painting titled "After the Battle" accepted by the Delville Wood Memorial Museum in the Somme, France
- 2016 July 7-23 Group exhibition Scapes: Rhythms of an environment at Stateof theART Gallery, Cape Town
- 2016 June: Ongoing group exhibition at Halfax Art Gallery in Parkhurst, Johannesburg
2016 May 5: Optical Diversions, a group exhibition at Eclectica Design and Art Gallery, Cape Town
- 2016 January: Executed a commission to do a series of skies for a client of The Gavin Project.
- 2015 Exhibiting works at Gavin Project, Arts on Main, Maboneng, Johannesburg.
- 2015 September. Rogue Art 1 group exhibition at Carfax, Johannesburg
- 2015 July. Studio exhibition at Carfax to open my studio,
- 2013 October Solo exhibition: “Decay Transfigured” at Gallery on 6th in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.
- 2013 Group show at Gallery on 6th in Parkhurst, Johannesburg.
- 2011 Exhibited in group show “Altered Pieces” at the Thompson Gallery
- 2010 March: Solo exhibition “Earth & Sky” at Right on the Rim at Arts on Main in Johannesburg.
- 2009 Participated in GTZ International Photographic workshop and exhibition, “Diversity, the impulse for development”.
- 2009 “War and Hate” group exhibition at Right on the Rim, Arts on Main, Johannesburg
- 2006 “Nature Morte” a solo exhibition at the Gordart gallery in Melville, Johannesburg
- 2005 March 11 - 18: “Earth & Sky” at the Gerard Sekoto Gallery, Alliance Francaise, Johannesburg
- 2005 January 16 - February 9: Exhibition “Forty Hand painted Pictures” at Gordart Gallery
- 2004 Exhibited on group shows at Gordart Gallery, Melville “For the Record/Off the Record”. Organised and performed in
- 2004 “Mayday Experimental music evening” at Gordart.
- 2004 Exhibited in Christmas Miniature show Gordart Gallery
- 1999 Participated in group exhibition touring Mexico and the US, “Transmigrations 1999”
- 1998 Participated in group show, ”Buttons” at the Civic Gallery, Johannesburg
- 1997 Participated as an artist in Jahn Beukes’ “Group Spiral” music production
- 1996 “Landscapes”, two man show at Gallery Palette, Pretoria Art Gallery with Pieter Swanepoel
- 1995 Curators Choice Exhibition, Rembrandt Gallery, Johannesburg
- 1994 “Biting The Ballot”, Rembrandt Gallery, Johannesburg
- 1994 Group Show at the ICA, Johannesburg
- 1993 Solo exhibition at the Long Gallery, S A Association of Art Gallery, Cape Town
- 1993 Johannesburg Corporate Art, a group show at the Artists Co-Operative, Midrand
- 1993 Group Show, Newtown Galleries (Ricky Burnett), Johannesburg
- 1993 Alternative Photographic Print Workshop, University Witwatersrand and the ICA with Bob Cnoops
- 1993 “Drawing with light”, group show, ICA, Johannesburg
- 1993 Group Show, Anti-Gravity Gallery, Rosebank, Johannesburg
- 1992 Usable Art, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), Johannesburg
- 1992 Exhibition/demonstration at the annual South African Art Historians Conference, UNISA, Pretoria
- 1992 101 Miniatures, ICA, Johannesburg
- 1992 “Made in August” exhibition at the Newtown Galleries, Johannesburg
- 1991 Kempton Park Art Competition, overall and category winner
- 1985 First Solo exhibition at the Market Gallery, Johannesburg