THE WEEKENDER
July 2006


Artist clings to dream of time before war.
'African impressionist painter Daniel Novela before his first solo exhibition in New York."
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NEW HOMES MAGAZINE
Issue 5
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THE WEEKENDER
March 2008

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ART TIMES
March 2008
November 2008
Dec-Jan 2009

"One of the worth visiting art places in South Africa is the Studio of Daniel Novela..."
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PLATINUM LIVING
Issue 3, 2009

A creative visionary whose utter joy is captured in oils on canvas.
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THE CITIZEN
April 2009

A touch of Colour
"Inspiration in early morning and rural
settings."
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GARDEN & HOME
16 March 2010

The Colour of Memories.
"Artist Daniel Novela revisits the golden Africa of his childhood every time he picks up his paintbrush."
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    Daniel Novela is a compulsively creative man who can't make it through the     day without painting. 
    His sophisticated landscapes have infiltrated galleries and private     collections as his specail brand of African Impressionism becomes better     known....

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Group exhibitions

1992 “images of Reconciliation” Northwest University- PUK
1994 “from the earth”-Danie art Museum, Klerksdorp
1995 “Pulse of Africa”- Water Colour Society of South Africa, Johannesburg
1999 Aardklop- National art Festival, Potchefstroom
2002 Petermaritzburg annual art show
2004 “Black Like Us”- Watercoulor Society of South Africa
2005 Soul of Africa- Development Bank of Southern Africa: Midrand-Southt Africa
2006 “Under the African Skies”- New York, USA
2010 Grahamstown Festival

Solo Exhibitions

2003 Potchefstroom art Museum
2004 Potchefstroom Art Museum
2006 Sankaranka Art Gallery: New York, USA

Related experience

1994-1996 Art Tutor and Manager at Matlosane Community Art Center, Klerksdorp
1996-1997 Member of the North West Task Team for White Paper
1996-1997 Chairperson of ACAC-Association of Community Arts Centers for Kosh.
1996 Judged Children’s art competition organized by Klerksdorp City Council.
2000 Presented etching classes to the 2nd year students of the Vaal University of Technology.
2000 Participated in the ubuntu painting for Australia- South Africa links programme
2002 Mentor, adviser and community project facilitator for Australia-South Africa links programme.
2004 Chairman and founder of Black Like Us art group, under the patronage Of Mr. Herman Mashaba of Black Like Me.
2005 Guest Speaker “Students Merit awards”- Vaal University of Technology- Klerksdorp Campus.


 

1996 Escom, Klerksdorp- SA
1998 Vaal University of Technology, Vanderbjlpark-SA
1999 Northwest University, Potchefstroom-SA
1999 West Vaal Hospital, Orkney-SA
2000 Mr. Philemon Massinga-SA
2003 Coca-Cola, Johannesburg-SA
2003 Potchefstroom City Council-SA
2004 P.J.Powers-SA
2005 P.J.Powers-SA
2005 Witwatersrand Gold Resources Ltd- Johannesburg: South Africa
2005 Sankaranka art gallery- New York, USA
2005 Development Bank of Southern Africa- South Africa





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