Pierneef tribute exhibition awes at La Motte

Artslink.co.za | Briony Chisholm:

Expect to see fantastical clouds, indigenous trees that evoke the dusty smell of the bushveld, and sweeping landscapes with wide-open skies. Being in a room surrounded by over a hundred original pieces by Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef can do but one thing: leave you dumbfounded and in awe. La Motte has had a long-standing relationship with Pierneef’s art. Owner Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg first contacted Marita Pierneef-Baily (Pierneef’s daughter) in London in 2002, and they soon became friends… Read more

Image: Pierneef