Deon and Kathy Venter
Kathy Venter-Sculptor, Deon Venter-Painter
Kathy builds ceramic figurative sculpture from life, without the use of any molds. A solo exhibition of 36 of her life size figures is currently travelling to international museums including the Gardiner Museum Toronto, the Bellevue Arts Museum Seattle, the American Museum of Ceramic Art California, the Vancouver International Sculpture Biennale, the Port Angeles Fine Art Center, Washington and the Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery, Waterloo in 2013, 2014 and 2015.
Deon exhibits internationally in leading contemporary fine art galleries. His work is included in the permanent collections of museums, national galleries, and notable public and private collections in Canada, the USA, the UK, Europe and Africa. Between 2002 and 2008, Deon’s paintings have been exhibited regularly at international art fairs on three continents. His unique content, method and use of material have stirred the interest of collectors worldwide. In Canada his work has been represented by Mira Godard Gallery, Toronto, Parisian Laundry, Montreal and Buschlen Mowatt Gallery, Vancouver.
The studios are located in Unit 23 in Merchants’ Mews. Open to the public most days from 11am to 4pm, visitors are welcome to stop into the studios to meet the artists, view the gallery and see the art work in progress. Drive by or call 250-537-6803.
More information at www.kathyventer.com and www.deonventer.com