Fanie Buys’ deeply textured and boldly coloured celebrity portrait paintings are marked by a sense of a humour that is simultaneously playful and eerie. Inand , Buys introduces artist clay to his practice, combining it with his characteristic style of portraiture to create textured framed cakes that are almost sculptural.
30 x 30 cm | framed mixed media painting
Fanie Buys (b. 1993) graduated from the University of Cape Town's Michaelis School of Art in 2017. He lives and works in Cape Town.