Two London Exhibitions in June-July

Snowdrop in Melting Frost, Ashtead, UK

I will be participating in two exhibitions with Gabriel Fine Art Gallery in the coming months: UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE 26 June – 1 July at the Framers Gallery, London (36 Windmill Street, W1T 2JT). The exhibition brings together international visual artists whose works reiterate the power of the universal symbol and how interconnected we are to the world around us (exhibition and private view details). UNITY IN VARIETY VII 10-14 July at the Nehru Centre, London (8 South Audley Street, W1K […]

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New ARGENTA Creative Catalogue

I’m really pleased to be featured in the fantastic new ARGENTA Summer 2017 Catalogue, alongside three other top photographers! “ARGENTA fuses luxury fine art and photography with archival metal – offering a unique signature collection of bespoke collectible fine art prints and illustration for sale to residential and commercial interior and exterior designers and private art collectors. There are many new trends in Interior Design and the Fine Art Market, and Biophillic Design is one of these. This new trend […]

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Lucy Air Ambulance for Children

Clare with raffle prize

I was privileged to be able to take part in a fundraising event for Lucy Air Ambulance for Children by donating one of my wildlife canvases for their Charity raffle. Lucy is dedicated to delivering fixed wing air transfers for seriously ill babies and children up to the age of 16 in the UK who require an elective (planned) transfer service. They do so by working closely with the NHS and their preferred air charter partner Capital Air Ambulance, the largest provider of air ambulance services […]

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Signing with Artists Info, PhotoAid and the ARGENTA Creative Agency

In the last few months I have signed with the following agencies: Artists Info, PhotoAid and the ARGENTA Creative Agency. Artists Info is an award winning Global Artist Guide showcasing over 750 artists from around the world and offering a wide choice of original art. Styles include abstract art, contemporary art, oil paintings, photography, sculpture, digital art plus a whole lot more. PhotoAid celebrates photojournalism which inspires understanding and action through visual documentary. PhotoAid offers professional photographic services to NGOs, […]

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Feature in f2-Cameracraft magazine

I am very pleased to be featured in the current (March/April) issue of f2-Cameracraft magazine. I was one of four award winning photographers interviewed by Stephen Power. It’s a great magazine and I can heartily recommend it if you’re interested in the artistic side of photography: http://www.iconpublications.com/cameracraft/. You can read the full interview here.

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More recognition by New York curator Lori Zimmer

Sunset, Seven Sisters, East Sussex, UK

I’m very pleased to be featured again in the Rise Art blog by New York curator and art critic, Lori Zimmer. This time she singled out “Sunset, Seven Sisters, East Sussex” as one of “10 Artworks to Bring the Corners of the Globe into Your Home”. Lori wrote as follows about the piece: “The storied chalky cliffs in Southeast England may be less known than their famous counterparts — the White Cliffs of Dover — but they are arguably more majestic, as […]

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Recognition by New York curator Lori Zimmer

Sunset, Kimmeridge, Jurassic Coast, Dorset

New York curator and writer Lori Zimmer has identified me as one of a collection of affordable contemporary photographers that stack up against history’s greatest masters of the lens. She particularly liked “Sunset, Kimmeridge”. Thanks Lori, hopefully see you in NYC sometime! You can read the full article on the Rise Art blog: 11 Modern Classic Photographs to Own. The image is featured in my calendar for 2017.

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Adriaan signs with Gabriel Fine Art Gallery in London

Ockham's Apocalypse

I’m very pleased to say that I signed with Gabriel Fine Art Gallery in November. I’m really looking forward to working with Maria, Patrick and the team over the coming year. The Gallery is located on the Isle of Dogs in the Docklands part of London. They will act as the exclusive agent for five of my pictures: “Ode to Mortality”, “Snowdrop in Melting Frost”, “Ockham’s Apocalypse”, “Before the Storm, Bamburgh, Northumberland”, and “Sunrise, Capel Curig, Snowdonia” (pictured below). You […]

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ArtGemini Prize 2016

Snowdrop in Melting Frost, Ashtead, UK

I’m absolutely delighted — and not a little bit honoured — that my picture “Snowdrop in Melting Frost” has been shortlisted for the ArtGemini Prize 2016! The judging panel included Pamela Kember, Sajid Rizvi, Estelle Lovatt, Isabel H Langtry and Thorsten Overgaard. They had the difficult task of selecting the shortlist from an amazing 941 entries from 34 countries. I’m really pleased that my friend Annamarie Dzendrowskyi has been shortlisted in the Painting category. The finalists’ exhibition will be on […]

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Windsor Contemporary Art Fair

Sunrise, Capel Curig, Snowdonia

I’m very pleased to say that I’ve been accepted to participate in the 12th annual Windsor Contemporary Art Fair, which will be held at the Royal Windsor Racecourse (SL4 5JJ) on 12 & 13 November. This is one of the friendliest art fairs in the calendar and a great place to explore contemporary art. I shall be showcasing new work alongside over 150 other selected exhibitors. I am planning to exhibit some of my recent project work, including large format […]

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Karoo National Park

Full Moon, Karoo National Park, South Africa

I had a great time in South Africa from the 17th to the 29th of June, including a spell in the Karoo National Park (just outside Beaufort-West) during the time of the full moon. More than half the roads in KNP are only suitable for 4×4 vehicles, so it was a good thing I’d hired a Land Cruiser. It doesn’t do acceleration or high speed, but it definitely does torque … The map below shows some of the routes in […]

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