Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Sarah Pratt: Paper-Cut Artist and Printmaker

Sarah Pratt is a print-maker who specializes in paper cut-out work, linocut, collograph and monoprint. She was born in Zimbabwe in 1972. After completing her MFA from the University of Cape Town's Fine Arts department, she spent 10 years teaching printmaking at the university. Presently, she prefers to work with gouache, pen and ink for her nature inspired work, and she adores detailed patterns. 

She has participated in several exhibitions like ‘Away', ‘Dog Days’, ‘The Fox, The Owl and the Robber', ‘Oracle’, ‘Migration’, ‘I’d Rather be Swimming,’ and ‘Shoes from Chinese Ships’ at Salon91. ‘Narratives’, ‘The Grand III’, and ‘The Dark Forest’ at Rust en Vrede Gallery.