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Fresh From The Market

Fresh From The Market

“Fresh From The Market” was inspired by a photograph I took while walking, the streets of Old Havana. After spending ...
SUP Clean Up

SUP Clean Up

“SUP Clean Up” was inspired by the wonderful work that SUP Clean Up does to try and keep our oceans ...

Divide

“Divide” was inspired by the British singer, songwriter, guitarist, and record producer, Ed Sheeran and him meeting his childhood art ...
The Rock of the Noahtion

The Rock of the Noahtion

“The Rock of the Noahtion” was inspired by the South African Comedian and host of the Daily Show, Trevor Noah. ...
It’s All About The Journey

It’s All About The Journey

“It’s All About The Journey” was inspired by a photograph I took of my husband while walking, the streets of ...
Family Will Always Fit In Any Heart Puzzle

Family Will Always Fit In Any Heart Puzzle

“Family Will Always Fit In Any Heart Puzzle” was inspired by Virgin Radio’s DJ Kris Fade and the beautiful relationship ...
Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Somewhere Over The Rainbow

“Somewhere Over The Rainbow” is inspired by a photograph I took of a friend while laughing and I wanted to ...
Trumpeting at the Fair

Trumpeting at the Fair

“Trumpeting at the Fair” was inspired by a photograph I took in Franschhoek during one of the  Cape Minstrel’s parades ...
Lets Play

Lets Play

“Lets Play”,  was inspired by a photograph I took while travelling in Havana, Cuba. There were a few children in ...
My Boy

My Boy

“My Boy” was created as part of the live painting session for the UAE National day celebrations. The portrait was ...
The Father of a Nation

The Father of a Nation

“The Father of a Nation” was inspired by the UAE46 Art Competition to create a piece for 46th National Day. ...
What Else Penelope

What Else Penelope

“What Else Penelope?” was inspired by the Nespresso and my love of coffee I wanted to create a piece that ...
What Else Danny

What Else Danny

“What Else Danny?” was inspired by the Nespresso and my love of coffee I wanted to create a piece that ...
What Else George?

What Else George?

“What Else George?” was inspired by Nespresso and my love for coffee. I wanted to create a piece that represents ...
Blood is Thicker than Water

Blood is Thicker than Water

“Blood is Thicker than Water“ was inspired by a photograph I took on a camping trip in Mozambique. One of ...
Young Love

Young Love

“Young Love” was inspired by a photograph I took while sitting at a cafe in Old Havana. There was a ...
The Woman Behind The Hat

The Woman Behind The Hat

“The Woman Behind The Hat” was inspired by a photograph I took at the floating market in Bangkok. We were ...
Milibangalala Menina

Milibangalala Menina

“Milibangalala Menina” was inspired by a photograph I took on a camping trip in Mozambique. One of the local ladies ...
On Route To Uhuru

On Route To Uhuru

“On Route To Uhuru” was inspired by a photo I took while tracking on the Rongai route of Kilimanjaro. This ...
Moshanyana

Moshanyana

“Moshanyana” was inspired by a photo that I took at our family farm in South Africa. I baked cupcakes for ...
Marching On

Marching On

“Marching On” was inspired by a photograph I took at the Acropolis of Athens. It was the changing of the ...
In Daddy’s Arms, All is Safe

In Daddy’s Arms, All is Safe

“In Daddy’s Arms, All Is Safe” was inspired by a photograph I took while travelling in Cuba. The schools have ...
I’ll always have someone watching over me

I’ll always have someone watching over me

“I’ll always have someone watching over me” was inspired by my favourite photo of my father and me when I ...
My Little Cupcake

My Little Cupcake

“My Little Cupcake” was inspired by a photo that I took at our family farm in South Africa. I baked ...
Blue Eyed Boy

Blue Eyed Boy

“Blue Eyed Boy” was inspired by a photograph I took while enjoying lunch at a restaurant in Old Havana. There ...
The Apple of My Eye

The Apple of My Eye

“The Apple of My Eye” was inspired by a photograph I took in 2009 of a friend’s daughters. The girl, ...
Reuse, Recycle, Rehumanize

Reuse, Recycle, Rehumanize

“Reuse, Recycle, Rehumanize” was inspired by a photo I took a few years back in South Africa. She looked so ...
Rooted, an Art Exhibition showcasing the work of South African artist, Mariska Nell and Johan Alberts, inspired by their  South African roots and their journey to the UAE. hosted by Our Space.

Rooted, an Art Exhibition showcasing the work of South African artist, Mariska Nell and Johan Alberts, inspired by their South African roots and their journey to the UAE. hosted by Our Space.

Rooted 28 November – 23 December 2017 An Art Exhibition showcasing the work of South African artist, Mariska Nell and ...
Art Meets Coffee, an Art Exhibition inspired by Art Meets Coffee hosted by BookMunch

Art Meets Coffee, an Art Exhibition inspired by Art Meets Coffee hosted by BookMunch

Art Meets Coffee 16 -30 November 2017 An Art Exhibition inspired by Art Meets Coffee hosted by BookMunch
TechStars Startup Weekend 2017, an Art Exhibition hosted by Our Space during the TechStars Startup Weekend.

TechStars Startup Weekend 2017, an Art Exhibition hosted by Our Space during the TechStars Startup Weekend.

TechStars Startup Weekend 2017 16-18 November 2017 An Art Exhibition hosted by Our Space during the TechStars Startup Weekend.
Art and Headlines, an intriguing visual interpretation of iconic Khaleej Times front pages by local artists,  hosted by Andakulova gallery.

Art and Headlines, an intriguing visual interpretation of iconic Khaleej Times front pages by local artists, hosted by Andakulova gallery.

Art and Headlines 16-22 November An intriguing visual interpretation of iconic Khaleej Times front pages by local artists, hosted by Andakulova ...
Wall of Happiness, an Art Exhibition organized by ZeeArts Community, curated by Zaahirah Muthy and hosted by Mgallery by Sofitel, The Retreat Palm, Dubai

Wall of Happiness, an Art Exhibition organized by ZeeArts Community, curated by Zaahirah Muthy and hosted by Mgallery by Sofitel, The Retreat Palm, Dubai

Wall of Happiness 2 November 2017 – 31 January 2018 An Art Exhibition organized by ZeeArts Community, curated by Zaahirah ...
The Art of Recycling, an Art Exhibition by Mariska Nell in collaboration with Patagonia hosted by ZSI

The Art of Recycling, an Art Exhibition by Mariska Nell in collaboration with Patagonia hosted by ZSI

  The Art of Recycling 14-19 October 2017 An Art Exhibition by Mariska Nell in collaboration with Patagonia hosted by ZSI ...
Art Fiesta, an Art Exhibition hosted and organised by Cartoon Art Gallery. 

Art Fiesta, an Art Exhibition hosted and organised by Cartoon Art Gallery. 

Art Fiesta 4-9 September 2017 An Art Exhibition hosted and organised by Cartoon Art Gallery. For the interview of fellow artist ...
DXB to Somaal, A Charity Art Exhibition

DXB to Somaal, A Charity Art Exhibition

DXB to Somaal, A Charity Art Exhibition 20 – 23 June 2017 An Art Exhibition, in support of the Emirates ...
Artist Avenue, Index Exhibition as part of the DAF group

Artist Avenue, Index Exhibition as part of the DAF group

Artist Avenue, Index Exhibition as part of the DAF group 22 – 25 May 2017 The Artist Avenue was an art ...
Amirah Ji, A Great Cup of Coffee Surrounded By Mariska Nell’s Art

Amirah Ji, A Great Cup of Coffee Surrounded By Mariska Nell’s Art

Amirah Ji, 1 December 2017 Thank you to Amirah Ji for the wonderful article, “A Great Cup of Coffee Surrounded By ...
Khaleej Times, Khaleej Times hosts spectacular Art and Headlines exhibition in Dubai.

Khaleej Times, Khaleej Times hosts spectacular Art and Headlines exhibition in Dubai.

Khaleej Times, 26 November 2017 Thank you to Khaleej Times, for the wonderful article, “Khaleej Times hosts spectacular Art and Headlines exhibition ...
Khaleej Times, Art meets Coffee at this quirky cafe

Khaleej Times, Art meets Coffee at this quirky cafe

Khaleej Times, 21 November 2017 Thank you to the Khaleej Times for the wonderful article, “Art meets Coffee at this quirky cafe”
Gulf News, Time to get happy

Gulf News, Time to get happy

Gulf News, 13 November 2017 Thank you to Gulf News for the wonderful article, “Time to get happy”  
Kobo Art, The Art of Recycling

Kobo Art, The Art of Recycling

Kobo Art, 16 October 2017 Thank you to Kobo Art for the wonderful article, “The Art of Recycling” Read the full article ...
Sabco-UAE, The Art of Recycling Art Exhibition with Mariska Nell

Sabco-UAE, The Art of Recycling Art Exhibition with Mariska Nell

Sabco-UAE, 12 October 2017 Thank you to Sabco-UAE for the wonderful article, “The Art of Recycling Art Exhibition with Mariska Nell” Read ...
DXBblog, The Art of recycling Art Exhibition with Mariska Nell

DXBblog, The Art of recycling Art Exhibition with Mariska Nell

DXBblog, 10 October 2017 Thank you to DXBblog for the wonderful article, “The Art of Recycling Art Exhibition with Mariska Nell” ...
Arabian Gazette, The Art of Recycling Art Exhibition with Mariska Nell

Arabian Gazette, The Art of Recycling Art Exhibition with Mariska Nell

Arabian Gazette, 16 September 2017 Thank you to Arabian Gazette for this wonderful article, The Art of Recycling Art Exhibition with ...
Express Gulf News, Expat donates painting for treatment of child in US

Express Gulf News, Expat donates painting for treatment of child in US

Express Gulf News, 6 September 2017 Thank you to Express Gulf News for this wonderful article, Expat donates painting for treatment of ...
Meet Dubai’s recycling heroes

Meet Dubai’s recycling heroes

Express Gulf News, 31 May 2017. Thank you to Express Gulf News for this wonderful article, “Meet Dubai’s Recycling Heroes” Read ...
Coffee Addiction Collection

Coffee Addiction Collection

Nespresso is best known as the art of espresso. With George Clooney as their patron, what is not to love? However, ...