Description of Item: Veiled by curtains of imagination 2020 | Oil on canvas | 120cm x 80 cm
Eric Rantisi was born and grew up in Johannesburg. He graduated with a B-Tech Degree in Fine and Applied Arts at the Tshwane University of Technology in 2006.
His artworks take a critical view of social, political and cultural issues. He often references history and mass media to produce artworks exploring the relationship between issues of representation and identity.
Rantisi has participated in various local exhibitions and was selected for several art competitions including the Absa Atelier, Sasol New Signatures and the PPC Young Sculptors Art Competition. While he was studying, Rantisi was commissioned by Telkom to create a trophy for their Journalist of the Year Award. Rantisi’s most recent of several group exhibitions was in 2018 at First Rand Bank’s pop up exhibition space, Art@first, Johannesburg, The Aftermath.
Name of Sponsor/Company: Eric Rantisi
Other links: https://www.instagram.com/eric_rantisi/?hl=en
Cell Number: +27 (76) 838 7450
Contact Person: Eric Rantisi
Price Guide: R11 800.00