Biography

 

Biography

Liebet Jooste is a South African artist based in Paternoster. Born in Pretoria in 1983, she grew up there and obtained a BA Fine Arts degree from the University of Pretoria in 2006. Jooste moved to the Western Cape at the end of 2017.

Life by the coast has had a significant influence on her work and, with the ocean as main theme, she creates very detailed, abstract works in watercolour, gouache, ink, acrylic and waterbased enamel on paper, canvas and board.

Exhibitions and Projects

2018
Nest - Untitled, Cape Town
2017
Liebetland - Longstreet Art Lovers 1932, Pretoria
Publish  Liebetland: A Colouring Book
2016
Fotostaatmasjien - No End Contemporary Art Space, Johannesburg
The Storytellers - Tina Skukan Gallery, Pretoria
2015
Publish  The Colouring Book by Liebet
2012
Sight Of Sound - Fient Lifestyle Gallery, Pretoria
Illustrator on Karen Zoid's album, Zoid Afrika.
2008
Re-Reading The Future / International Triennale of Contemporary Art - National Gallery, Prague
2007
Behind Every Door Lies / Absa L'Atelier Award - Absa Building, Johannesburg
Somewhere - Magpie Gallery, Pretoria
2006
Does this go with your furniture? / Fourth-year Fine Arts exam presentation. - University of Pretoria, Pretoria
White Elephants And Sweet Nothings - Potchefstroom Art Museum, Potchefstroom

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