Contemporary South African Fine Artist Peter Pharoah represented in the United Kingdom (UK) by Dave Evans Contemporary South African Fine Artist Peter Pharoah represented in the United Kingdom (UK) by Dave Evans
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The remains of the gallery after a fire in June 2010.
The remains of the gallery after a fire in June 2010.
The remains of the gallery after a fire in June 2010.
The remains of the gallery after a fire in June 2010.

New works on display at the Pharoah Gallery in Wilderness
New works on display at the Pharoah Gallery in Wilderness
Giclee Print (the original died in the fire) entitled 'Bafana Bafana' by Peter Pharoah commemorating South Africa hosting the FIFA Soccer World cup in 2010
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One Year Later...

22 June 2010... Bafana Bafana played France in a nailbiting game during the World Cup Soccer event. South Africa came to a grinding halt as we cheered our national team...

Little did we know how, on a personal level, this moment in our country's history was going to change our lives...

That evening we were alerted by local residents that smoke was seen coming from our Gallery. Peter rushed to the gallery but it was already too late - the historic thatch building was engulfed in flames and nothing could be saved.

"My new direction was perhaps inspired by the fire that tragically destroyed our gallery. Initially it was very difficult to come to terms with the loss of all the artworks, our print collection and computer back ups. But ultimately it resulted in a rebirth, a renewal of spirit," said Peter.

"I was more courageous in my approach and set to work with a sense of freedom and abandon that was both liberating and invigorating. I now see my career as an artist in a new light, embracing colour even more than before – using it to draw attention to the patterns and textures that are a hallmark of my style. Emphasising the manner in which these interact within the artwork and with the subject - revitalising my approach to enhance and reawaken the spirit that drives the creative force within..." he added.

"So this collection of works will forever have their place in the timeline of my career, a point of rediscovery, a rebirth and a new direction..."

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Enamel on Board
Enamel on Canvas
Giclee Print on Canvas
Oil on Aluminium
Oil on Board
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