Linda spent 28 years as an art director for various advertising agencies, during which she won numerous local and international awards for creative excellence. 9 years as a lecturer in art direction at the AAA School of Advertising followed. Linda completed a master’s degree (cum laude) in fine arts at UJ where she was awarded the Chancellor’s medal for the most meritorious master’s study in the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture for 2017. Linda is Johannesburg based and practices as a full-time artist specializing in drawing, printmaking and mixed media investigating Afrikaner female identity within an historic context.
She is a multi-talented, award- winning, full-time artist living in Johannesburg. She specializes in drawing, printmaking and mixed media, through which she investigates the Afrikaner female identity within a historic context.
We are really pleased to show her work on this site.
2009-2019: On the judging panel of Frewin, McCall newspaper (photographic and graphics section) awards.
2019: Solo exhibition, Trent Gallery
2018–: Full-time artist
2018: Top 100 Sasol New Signatures art competition
2017: MTech fine arts (UJ), cum laude (Chancellor’s award).
2017: Top 100 Sasol New Signatures art competition
2017: Top 15 Thami Myele Fine art award
2015: Top100 Sanlam portrait award competition
2010: BTech fine art (VUT)
2007-2015: Lecturer in art direction at the AAA School of advertising
1977-2006: Art director at various advertising agencies in Jhb. Won 40 local and international awards for creative excellence
1976: Dip graphic design (Jhb College of art)