Collection of Battiss works to go on display at Wits

Collection of Battiss works to go on display at Wits

MORE than 700 works by South African artist Walter Battiss are to go on display at the Wits Art Museum (WAM) for three months from July 6. Battiss, who died in 1982 is generally considered to be SA’s most prominent abstract painter. He is best known as the creator of...
Mervyn Gers exhibiting at Rust & Vrede

Mervyn Gers exhibiting at Rust & Vrede

Read all about Mervyn Gers who is responsible for the Walter Battiss ceramic range that will be part of an exhibition at the Rust & Vrede Gallery from 3 – 25 June...
Listed first on Cool Hunting’s gift guide!

Listed first on Cool Hunting’s gift guide!

The Walter Battiss Company’s range of tableware is listed first on the international website, Cool Hunting’s, feature on the Design Indaba and also on their gift guide! Go to http://www.coolhunting.com/design/design-indaba-2-3.php to read the...
Bold idea!

Bold idea!

A Walter Battiss wallpaper installation featured on the Hit List in City Press’ I Magazine done at the offices of Brandtree in Stellenbosch. Read the article here The picture of the wallpaper installation at Brandtree’s head offices in Stellenbosch were taken by Lar...
A festival of form and colour

A festival of form and colour

This is how Riëtte van der Wat defined Walter Battiss’ works in an article published in Rapport, “MyTyd” magazine. Download the pdf to read more about this eccentric artist who would often be found crawling on his stomach in order to see how a cat view the...