SANAVA x Cité Internationale des Arts Benefit Auction

Timed Online Auction, 7 - 21 February 2023

SANAVA x Cité Internationale des Arts Benefit Auction
  • Jeremy Wafer; Pump House
  • Jeremy Wafer; Pump House
  • Jeremy Wafer; Pump House


Lot Estimate
ZAR 25 000 - 35 000

About this Item

South African 1953-
Pump House
2017

inscribed with the artist's name and the title on a Goodman Gallery label adhered to the reverse

pencil and varnish on paper
74 by 104cm excluding frame; 78,5 by 108 by 7,5cm including frame

Notes

Artist's Bio

Jeremey Wafer (b.1953, Durban, South Africa) grew up in Nkwalini, in what was then Zululand. He studied fine art at the University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg (B.A.F.A.1979) and at the University of the Witwatersrand (B.A. Hons. in Art History 1980 and M.A. Fine Art 1987).

Wafer has taught in the Fine Art Departments of the former Technikon Natal (now DUT) and Technikon Witwatersrand (now UJ) before being appointed Associate Professor. Wafer received his PhD in 2016 and was subsequently appointed full professor of sculpture in the School of Arts of the University of the Witwatersrand.

Wafer is the recipient of numerous awards and residencies, notably the Standard Bank National Drawing Prize in 1987 and the Sasol Wax Art Award in 2006. His work featured on the South African Pavilion of the 56th Venice Biennale in 2015. Wafer has exhibited in South Africa and internationally, his work is represented in the National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC, the South African National Gallery, the Johannesburg Art Gallery as well as in many other museum, private and corporate collections.

Wafer lives and works in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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