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Meyer Walter

Meyer Walter

Walter Meyer was born on 31 January 1965 in Aliwal North, S.A, and currently lives in Upington in the Northern Cape . 

Training

1982 - Matriculates with distinction in Art, Pretoria
1983 -1989 - Obtains BA Degree in Fine Art (Painting), University of Pretoria
Studied for 3 1/2 years at the "Staatliche Kunstakademie' in Dusseldorf under Prof. Michael Buthe 

Walter Meyer was born on 31 January 1965 in Aliwal North, S.A, and currently lives in Upington in the Northern Cape . 

Training

1982 - Matriculates with distinction in Art, Pretoria
1983 -1989 - Obtains BA Degree in Fine Art (Painting), University of Pretoria
Studied for 3 1/2 years at the "Staatliche Kunstakademie' in Dusseldorf under Prof. Michael Buthe 

Exhibitions

1984 New Signatures Exhibition, SAAA, Pretoria
1985 Solo exhibition, Pierneef Gallery, Pretoria; Group exhibition "Junger Westen", Recklinghausen; Group exhibition "Perspectiven 3" Dusseldorf Kunsthalle, Germany
1986 Two man exhibition with Ansger Piesche, Ratigen; Group exhibition "Mini Show" Gallerie Now, New York; Group exhibition "The Emerging Collector", New York; Group exhibition "Michael Buthe und seine Klasse", Bonn
1987 New Signatures Exhibition, SAAA, Pretoria; Standard Bank National Drawing Exhibition
1988 Three man exhibition, Gallery 21, Johannesburg
1990 Solo exhibition, The Loft gallery, Windhoek, Namibia
1991 Exhibits and works as resident artist, Dal Josafat Art Foundation, Paarl; Private solo exhibition, Johannesburg; Group exhibition, "Some Innocent Eyes", Newtown Gallery, Jhb
1993 Four person exhibition, Newtown Gallery, Jhb; Volkskas Atelier travelling group exhibition; Group exhibition, Everard Read Gallery, Jhb
1994 'New Signatures' exhibition, SAAA, Pretoria; Solo exhibition, 'Present in the Landscape', Newtown Gallery, Jhb; Group exhibition "The Walls Sing", Oliewenhuis Art Museum, Bloemfontein
1995 "Groundswell", Contemporary S A Art, Mermaid Theatre, London; Solo exhibition, Newtown Gallery, Jhb
1996 Four man exhibition "Landscapes of SA", Art First Gallery, Cork St., London
1997 Solo exhibition, NSA Gallery, Durban; Solo exhibition, Old Arts Gallery, University of Pretoria; Group exhibition "Lifetimes, an exhibition of SA Art", Munchen; Group exhibition "Cyst: Works in paint", The Castle, Cape Town 
1998 Group exhibition, Open Window Gallery, Pretoria; Private solo exhibition, Cape Town
1999 Two-man exhibition with Guy de Toit at Knysna Fine Art; Solo exhibition at Oliewenhuis Art Museum, Bloemfontein.
1999 Solo exhibition, South African Embassy, Paris, France
2000 Solo exhibition, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia
2001 Solo Exhibition, Johans Borman Fine Art Gallery, Cape Town

Awards

'New Signatures' 1984 - First Prize for Painting 
'New Signatures' 1987 - First Prize for Drawing
FNB 'Vita Art Now' Awards 1994 - Merit Award