Lionel Smit

Ukuthemba thanks Lionel for his magnificent contribution to Ukuthemba! Lionel Smit was born in South Africa and is best known for his contemporary portraiture executed through monumental canvases and sculptures. Lionel Smit’s art is defined by a deeply rooted symbiotic relationship between...

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Richard Scott

Richard Scott is a renowned British artist living, in Cape Town South Africa, who has been a great friend to Ukuthemba, contributing several amazing pieces for fundraising auctions. He started his career in 2001 at Hout Bay Gallery where 25 works sold in 6 weeks. To date Scott has produced over...

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Fringe – An artist on the rise

An artwork by Fringe was sold in London on an auction to benefit the African Ukuthemba Foundation. Born in 1976 in Johannesburg, South Africa, the artist who goes by the pseudonym Fringe was educated in the Natal Midlands. Thereafter he studied design at the Red & Yellow school of advertising...

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Donation of Exquisite Art

We were hugely appreciative when up and coming young South African artist Buhle Nkalashe donated one of his exquisite artworks to be auctioned by Ukuthemba Charity. He is a rising star! Buhle Nkalashe (b. 1994, South Africa) is a full-time visual independent artist.Nkalashe is mostly known for his...

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