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ABOUT THE ARTIST
Frans Smit is a South African-born artist and has participated in over 50 exhibitions locally and internationally.
Smit focuses mainly on portraiture and still lives, which blends in a degree of abstraction.
His pieces are all oil-based artworks, which exhibit a natural and organic balance between the palette and textures used.
Smit’s work mixes the abstract with the real. His intent is to disrupt the traditional portrait, bringing a sense of distress and the absurd.