The Award-Winning Australian artist Eddie Botha, his work is both personal and indifferent, sentimental,well-traveled and light as he examines human interactions deeply. Born in South Africa, Eddie is a well-travelled multiculturalist, dreamer, comedian, nature lover and activist whose search for cultural identity and sincere relationships is expressed through his highly detailed drawings and paintings of people and society. Using pen, paint, newspaper and collage, Eddie depicts intricate, intimate scenes filled with a cacophony of characters who color the everyday streets.
Courtesy of the artist – Eddie Botha; Dignifried, 2018; Indian Ink on mixed media paper; 11 7/16 x 8 ¼ in. (29 x 21 cm.)