StateoftheArt.co.za proudly announces the addition of Dave Robertson’s work to its online gallery. Robertson, an abstract expressionist painter and photographer, is a Spier Contemporary 2010 award winner for his documentary photographic project which focused on informal recyclers in Newtown, Johannesburg. Robertson is a valued member of the StateoftheArt.co.za online community, and we are pleased that we will have the opportunity to feature his best known series of expressionist, hand-painted photographs of township scenes in Southern Africa which were exhibited at galleries in Germany, the Netherlands,and at “Photo LA 2004” in Los Angeles, USA.
Robertson has spent the past 15 years working as a freelance art director in the film industry and has recently retired to focus on bedoming a full-time visual artist. Recently his work has been exhibited by several galleries in South Africa including the Irma Stern Museum, the Bell-Roberts Gallery, Kalk Bay Modern,Focus Contemporary and Kim Sacks Gallery.
To see some of Dave Robertson’s available pieces, visit his artist gallery here