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RENEE ROSSOUW

Renee Rossouw (b. 1985, Cape Town) is an artist and architect from South Africa.

She explores a variety of different projects, from patterns and products, to murals and art.

EDUCATION

  • 2010  Masters in Product Design at European Design Labs, Madrid, Spain
  • 2009  Masters of Architecture (M.Arch Prof) at University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • 2008  Bachelor of Architecture Honours (B.Arch Hons) at University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • 2006  Bachelor of Architectural Studies (BAS) at University of Cape Town, South Africa

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

  • 2018  GEON. Group Exhibition at WORLDART, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • 2018  Skrif. Group Exhibition. Woordfees, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
  • 2017  FOLLY. Group exhibition. Smith Studio, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • 2017  Abstract. Group exhibition. Youngblood Gallery, Cape Town South Africa.
  • 2017  Hour work. Group exhibition. Voorkamer Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • 2016  Simboliek. Solo exhibition. Voorkamer Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • 2016  Sketch. Group exhibition. Smith Studio, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • 2016  Between stars and tracks. Group exhibition. The Project Room, Namibia.
  • 2015  Two. Group exhibition. Smith Studio, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • 2013 In Good Company. Group exhibition. Irma Stern Museum, Cape Town, South Africa.

SPECIAL HONOURS AND AWARDS

  • 2018 Selected to design for IKEA’s Vitality range, to be launched in 2019
  • 2015 Selected to the Feature designer for 100% Design Fair in Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • 2015 Selected to be Oppikoppi Music Festival’s Resident Artist of the Year.
  • 2015 Award  Best Product Design for 100% Design South Africa Awards
  • 2014 Designed pattern installation for Spier Secret Courtyard Pop Up Project
  • 2012 Selected as one of Mail & Guardian’s 200 Young South Africans to watch
  • 2011 Winner of the DFA My Town Short Film & Documentary Competition