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Elmarie van Straten

South African 1983- 

Elmarie van Straten, a South African artist, embarked on her artistic journey after obtaining a Fine Arts degree from the University of Stellenbosch in 2004. She has since showcased her work in solo exhibitions and group shows, garnering collectors from around the world. Van Straten's art revolves around the theme of escapism, inviting viewers to enter dreamlike landscapes with surreal elements. Her distinctive style combines traditional oil painting with neon signs for a contemporary twist. She also explores video art, which showcases her versatility. Through her imaginative pieces, van Straten challenges the boundaries of contemporary art and offers viewers a glimpse into her unique vision, providing solace and escape during uncertain times.

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Elmarie van Straten; Pegasus
12 Oct 2023
Sold for ZAR 7 035
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