-  Messing About with Paint   -  Saatchi Showdown Finalist


My painting of the refugees in Blue Nile has advanced to the next round of the Saatchi Online Showdown and os among the 300 remaining artists.

The next round will be voted on by a jury led by Rebecca Wilson, Director, Saatchi Gallery, London.

The final round (30 works) will be voted on by Artist, Barnaby Furnas, who will select the 1st and 2nd place works.

In his time Jan has been an electronics, nuclear and power system engineer, a strategist, a humanitarian and an artist. A career path linked by creativity and innovative thinking. Initially trained at the Johannesburg College of Art, Jan has won numerous international awards and has exhibited nationally and internationally. He can be found in his studio ‘Jandreart’ located at Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna.


  • That is simply excellent news Boet. Warmest congratulations and best of luck, here’s to the top spot!

    February 6, 2013
  • Ann

    Congratulations Jan! Here’s to the yin and yang of life so beautifully reflected through your art and your professional work..

    February 6, 2013
  • What an honor! Very proud. Here’s to the next round

    February 6, 2013
  • anna

    FSC cheering loud!!!! xxx

    February 7, 2013

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