Bert Pauw

Bert Pauw was born in Somerset West, Cape Town in 1993. He grew up in Pretoria, and after finishing high school, moved to Cape Town where he currently lives and works. He graduated from Michaelis School of Fine Art in 2015 and is a recipient of the Simon Gerson Prize. As an interdisciplinary artist, Pauw chooses to work equally across the realms of sculpture, photography and installation.

Solo Exhibitions
Upcoming, April 2019

Group Exhibitions
2018 Throwing Shapes
2017 Absa L'Atelier, Absa Gallery, Johannesburg
2017 Hush Hush, SMITH, Cape Town
2017 Out Of Nowhere, SMITH, Cape Town
2017 Cape Town Art Fair, represented by SMITH, Cape Town
2017 Closer Than Ever, Gallery MOMO project space, Cape Town
2016 Metropolis, Upstairs on Bree, Cape Town
2016 Jan Royce gallery, Cape Town
2016 Static, Kalashnikovv Gallery, Johannesburg
2016 Bad Habitus, Mullers Gallery, Cape Town.
2016 Jan Royce gallery, Cape Town
2016 Photocopy, The Eye, Cape Town
2016 Falling Into One Another, Ruth Prowse School of Art, Cape Town.
2015 Venue, a group exhibition at the Long Street 24-hour Mcdonalds, conceptualised by Alma Martha, March 2016, Cape Town.
2015 Michaelis Silent Auction, Jan Royce Gallery, Cape Town
2014 Sasol New Signatures Western Cape Finalists, a group exhibition at Erdmann Contemporary, Cape Town

Awards
2015Dean’s Merit List (University of Cape Town)
2015 Sasol New Signature finalist
2015 Sasol New Signature finalist
2014 Dean’s Merit List (University of Cape Town)
2014 Simon Gerson Award
2014 Sasol New Signature finalist
2013 Dean’s Merit List (University of Cape Town)

Art Fairs
2017 Cape Town Art Fair represented by SMITH

Media:
http://10and5.com/2016/06/22/photo-essay-bert-pauw/
http://ourfriends.co/imagine/art/bert-pauw/
http://www.afashionfriend.co.za/editorials/nothing-bert