Marittie De Villiers

Contemporary Visual Works | Thoughtfully Expressionistic Portraiture

Marittie De Villiers / Exhibitions

Marittie De Villiers has solidified her reputation as a formidable artist, exhibiting widely throughout South Africa. Her work is exhibited at the Lucky Fitsch, Art on Church, Oubaai Hotel (Hyatt Regency) and Lindy van Niekerk Gallery. She is poised to further develop her international reputation in the future.

Artist Resume

2003 – 2011

Marittie exhibits her work as part of group exhibitions throughout South Africa. During this period her work attracts international attention and her works become part of private collections.

The Hyatt Regency Golf Spa & Resort hosts Marittie’s first solo called “Layers”.  She is able to produce 32 paintings in 30 days to be ready for the opening night in November. The Solo has become a permanent exhibition to this day.


Waterborne Solo at Brooklyn Theatre in Pretoria (April)

Nedbank Golf Challenge at Hyatt Hotel in Oubaai (August)

One day Solo at Woodhill Golf Estate (September)

One night Solo – Spring Charity Ball at the Hyatt in Rosebank, Johannesburg (September)

One day solo at Circle of Friends in Pretoria (November)


Fashionable love Story with Dennis Lloyd at the Atterbury Theatre

Paintings for a CD cover for musician Herman van den Berg


Featured in House and Leisure with the house of the month of Jaco Lotheringen and my painting “Rio” (January)

Awarded for Contribution in Visual Art on International and National Level at Potchefstroom University

Solo – Fusion at Benguela Cove during Hermanus Fine Art Festival

Biggest commission ever, a 2 m x 3 m

Solo Commonalities at Waterfall Estate

Win a Home with Steyn City showed on Top Billing with painting “Blind Faith”


Solo “Greatest love of all” at Artscape Theatre in Cape Town

Art for Borneo – Donate one painting for the project

Part of Top 100 of SANLAM Portrait Award with painting Antonia

Art Auction at Stephan Welz with “Moonjogger”


Group exhibition “Gaan se virrie Angels” At Tank Art Gallery

Intuitive Solo Exhibition @ Getwine, Saltriver, Cape Town

Group exhibition of opening of Bronze Foundry/Harbour Gallery in Harbour, Cape Town

October Solo “Soulbatical” @ Tank Art Gallery in Stellenbosch


April Solo Exhibition  528 Hz @ Youngblood, Cape Town

August Group Exhibition at Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

Orchids in Art @ Stephan Welz  Donated paintings for the project of planting orchids after fires


April Solo exhibition “Wildness of Good” @ Waterfall Estate, Jhb

“GEMS” Exhibition @ Lindy van Niekerk Art Gallery

Belle Fleur Summer Art Exhibition- @ ORT House, Houghton, JHB

Goldilocks and the Bear Art Auction- Nasdak Building, Cape Town


Upcoming – Solo @ Imibala Gallery

Enter the Sanlam Portrait Competition

Upcoming Events

2019 – Solo @ Imibala Gallery

Enter the Sanlam Portrait Competition 2019

Marittie De Villiers also teaches art informally on Wednesdays. Learn More

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