JO?O FERREIRA GALLERY
EGON TANIA
Dutch born sculptor Egon Tania recently settled in Cape Town after living and working in Gauteng.

EDUCATION

1989. National Diploma: Fine Arts (Sculpture) Technikon Pretoria

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2000. Harris Fine Art Gallery, Wynberg, Cape Town
2000. Grahamstown Arts Festival (July)
2002. João Ferreira Gallery, Cape Town

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020/8/9. New Signatures
1989. Group exhibition at British Embassy
1992. Volkskas Atelier
1993. Momentum Art, Pretoria Art Museum
1993. Mmbana, Mmabathu
1995. Arts Alive, Brooklyn, Preto
1995. "Brown & Green", Pretoria Art Museum
1995. Technikon Lecturers’ Exhibition Schweickerdt Gallery
1995. International Sculptors’ Workshop Exhibition, Arcadia Centre
1995. Suitcase Show, 3rd National Sculpture Conference
1995. Artists of Greater Pretoria Region, UNISA
1996. Switch Show, The Generator Art Space, Johannesburg
1996. WHPS
1997. International Sculptors’ Workshop and Show (June)
1997. Gordon Froud’s Erotic Show (September)
1997. Exhibited at DSG High School (October)
1998. SA Artist Show, KKNK, Oudtshoorn; a demonstration for the Wood Carvers
1998. Two-man exhibition, Harris Fine Arts, Cape Town (March)
1998. Gordon Froud, Button Show, Civic Gallery, Johannesburg (June)
1998. Two-man exhibition, Open Window Art Gallery, Pretoria (November)
1998. Waterman Gallery, London, UK (November)

AWARDS

1987. Schweickerdt Prize
1987. Merit Award at New Signatures
1988. National Santam Bursary Competition

COLLECTIONS

Sanlam, Sasol; Johannesburg Stock Exchange; Pretoria Art Museum; Spier Estate, Johan Porer

EMPLOYMENT

1992-1995. Part-time lecturer at Technikon Pretoria in sculpture
1995-1996. Part-time lecturer at the Open Window Art School
1996. Guest lecturer at DSG High School (November)
1996-2001. Guest lecturer and artist at Technikon Pretoria, Department of Fine Arts