Karla Nixon

Karla Nixon

South Africa | 9 artworks for sale

  • what big intestines you have mixed media karla nixon
    What Big Intestines You Have
    Mixed Media / 100 x 140 cm
    $3,570
  • crackle mixed media karla nixon
    Crackle
    Mixed Media / 70 x 100 cm
    $1,810
  • bic mixed media karla nixon
    Bic
    Mixed Media / 100 x 140 cm
    $3,570
  • that time of day mixed media karla nixon
    That Time Of Day
    Mixed Media / 70 x 100 cm
    $1,780
  • come sit with me mixed media karla nixon
    Come Sit With Me
    Mixed Media / 70 x 100 cm
    $1,810
  • erode mixed media karla nixon
    Erode
    Mixed Media / 70 x 100 cm
    $1,810
  • sihle ii mixed media karla nixon
    Sihle Ii
    Paper-Cut Art / 92 x 113 cm
    $1,250
  • bheki i mixed media karla nixon
    Bheki I
    Paper-Cut Art / 92 x 141 cm
    $1,250
  • sihle i mixed media karla nixon
    Sihle I
    Paper-cut Art / 92 x 118 cm
    $1,310
  • everyday wear mixed media karla nixon
    Everyday Wear
    Mixed Media / 140 x 100 cm
  • dye stained their hands mixed media karla nixon
    Dye Stained Their Hands
    Mixed Media / 140 x 100 cm
  • building castles mixed media karla nixon
    Building Castles
    Paper-cut Art / 92 x 150 cm
  • dikeled i mixed media karla nixon
    Dikeled I
    Paper-Cut Art / 92 x 117 cm
  • reid mixed media karla nixon
    Reid
    Paper-Cut Art / 92 x 125 cm
  • athobe ii mixed media karla nixon
    Athobe II
    Paper-Cut Art / 90 x 142 cm
  • athobe mixed media karla nixon
    Athobe
    Paper-cut Art / 92 x 135 cm
  • yesterday mixed media karla nixon
    Yesterday
    Paper-Cut Art / 92 x 150 cm
  • mzwandile mixed media karla nixon
    Mzwandile
    Paper-Cut Art / 92 x 127 cm

M.Tech Fine Art (Durban University Of Technology)

Karla Nixon is a Durban based artist who predominantly works with paper. She hand cuts and sculpts intricate, images drawn from her surrounding environment. Nixon completed her degree in Fine Art in 2012 at the Durban University of Technology, South Africa. Her degree focused on paper cutting as a contemporary art form, which she completed with Cum Laude. During her studies she received a number of awards, namely the Sam Newton Trophy and the Deans Merit. She is currently completing her MTech at DUT, which the exhibition titled ‘Once More’ is partial fulfillment for.  She has participated in a number of group shows in Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town.

Selected Exhibitions:

2016
Breathing Space, Durban, Transition, curated by Grace Kotze (Group Exhibition)
ArtSpace Durban, Durban, Once More (Solo Exhibition)
DF Contemporary, Cape Town, Artemisia (Group Exhibition)
Loading Bay Gallery, Durban, Own a Space-July (Group Exhibition)
Loading Bay Gallery, Durban, Own a Space-August (Group Exhibition)

2015
Open Plan Studio, Durban, Tracksides (Group Exhibition)
Fringe Art Fair, Arts on Main, Johannesburg, Curate. a. space, curated by Carol Brown (Group Exhibition)
Hilton Arts Festival, Hilton, Eye Candy, curated by Carol Brown (Group Exhibition)
DUT Gallery, DUT Staff Exhibition (Group Exhibition)
Breathing Space, Anthropology III, curated by Grace Kotze (Group Exhibition)

2014
Durban Art Gallery, Looking Forward: Our lives in 2034 (Group Exhibition)

2013

ArtSpace Durban, Absa L’atilier Art Competition
ABSA Gallery, Johannesburg, Absa L’atilier Art Competition top 100

2012
The Collective, Durban, Three Boys and a Girl (Group Exhibition)
The Collective, Durban, Black and Blue (Group Exhibition)
ArtSpace Durban, Science Art/ Art Science (Group Exhibition)
ArtSpace Durban, d’ Art Exchange and Artists (Group Exhibition)
ArtSpace Durban, Absa L’atilier Art Competition
Pretoria Art Museum, Pretoria, Sasol Signatures (Finalist)

2011
Durban University of Technology Art Gallery, Durban, Reuse (Group Exhibition)

2010
Durban University of Technology Art Gallery, Durban, Amazing Starts (Group Exhibition)