Andrew's motivation for these small paintings is that they take less time than larger paintings thereby allowing him to paint more variety of images and subjects in the same period. Many people, including my valued clients, have limited extra space left in their homes for more paintings particularly large scale ones.
Andrew has released these seven new paintings from his Private Collection, Tree of Life, white blossoms painting, Attuned to Nature painting, On the way to Ceres painting, Autumn patchwork, Hex River Valley painting, The walk from the island, Robberg Nature Reserve, Plettenberg Bay painting, Table Bay Regatta painting, Table Mountain Mist painting.
Andrew donated a stunning painting of Tokai Forrest to Parkscape that was auctioned on their golf day held at Westlake Golf Club on the 8th June this year. Parkscape was created to focus on Tokai forest where people walk their dogs, walk, run, cycle, horse-ride and bring their kids. Parkscape wish to make this space safe and multi-useable, proposals of how the space can be utilized have been put to council.
In this months edition of the popular SA Artist magazine, Andrew Cooper is there featured artist. Andrew is an artist with a social conscience. He supports various charities by donating paintings for fundraisers such as Shark Spotters, Cape Leopard Trust, Baboon Matters and recently Parkscape for Tokai Park - the below article discusses Andrew's involvement in these initiatives.
Andrew will have a variety of Western Cape landscape and seascape paintings on exhibition at Kirstenbosch between the 28th March & 5th April, 2017. This years Art Portfolio Exhibition is open daily between 10h00 and 17h00 in the John Winter Hall and features paintings from well known South African artists.
Andrew will have a number of landscape and seascape paintings on exhibition at Kirstenbosch between the 18th & 26th March. The Original Cape Art Exhibition is open daily between 10h00 and 17h00 in the John Winter Hall and features paintings from the Cape's most prominent artists.
It has been a busy few months for Andrew. In addition to the hand full of excellent paintings of various subject matter completed, Andrew has exhibited at two exhibitions at the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, one in December and the second in early February. Both exhibitions were well attended and Andrew's painting drew the admiration of the knowledgable visitors.
Once a refugee‚ then a shopping centre car guard‚ now a landscape painter under the tutelage of his idol. Eric Karangwa has had an unlikely journey. The 33-year-old Rwandan artist‚ who has spent a decade fleeing political violence in central Africa‚ will hold his third solo exhibition at the Constantia Village shopping centre at the end of the month.
Tokai-based painter, Andrew Cooper donated one of his famed Tree of Life paintings to raise awareness for anti-human trafficking non-profit organisation, Stop Trafficking of People (STOP). The organisation promotes awareness about human trafficking, identifies and supports victims and tries to influence decision-makers in South Africa and Africa to make decisions that could result in the reduction of human trafficking, prostitution, pornography and sexual abuse.
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