Norman CATHERINE

 

originally part of the

PELMAMA PERMANENT ART COLLECTION

 


 

To view, either go to

HIGHLIGHTS

 

or see the

COMPLETE LISTING

in chronological date order, irrespective of medium, of 123 works by Norman Catherine

 


 

Highlights

Important airbrush and other earlier works by Norman CATHERINE

-  all measurements in cm - height x width -

 

Copyright on all works is held by the artist. No works may be reproduced or used in any way without the written permission from Norman Catherine.

 

For better viewing and more details, please click on each image!

 


 

Early airbrush period

 

Norman CATHERINE "Bushbuck Ridge", 1974  - airbrush - 066x065 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

"Bushbuck Ridge", 1974    66x65

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Norman CATHERINE "Bushman Series II/V" ("Queen complete"), 1974  - airbrush - 078x052 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

Norman CATHERINE "Bushman Series II/V" ("Remembrance of things to come"), 1974  - airbrush - 086x066 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

"Queen Complete"   78x52

"Remembrance of things to come"   86x66   

("Bushman Series"  II/V, 1974)

("Bushman Series"  III/V, 1974) 

Norman CATHERINE "Discrimination", 1976  - airbrush - 054.5x043 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

"Discrimination", 1976  54x43

Norman CATHERINE "Memorial", 1976  - airbrush - 087x058 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

Norman CATHERINE "Just thin layers", 1977  - airbrush - 089x064 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

"Memorial", 1976   87x58

"Just thin layers", 1977  89x64

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Norman CATHERINE "Zootomy", 1977  - airbrush - 062x092 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

 

Norman CATHERINE "Last letters from the wilderness", 1977  - airbrush - 056x056 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

 

"Zootomy", 1977  62x92

"Last letters from the wilderness", 1977  56x56

 


 

Middle airbrush period

 

Norman CATHERINE "Ascension", 1977  - airbrush - 033x033 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

Norman CATHERINE "Monk", 1978  - airbrush - 027x022 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

"Ascension", 1977   33x33

    "Monk", 1978  25x22  

Norman CATHERINE "Red Cactus I.", 1978  - airbrush - 028x027 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

"Red Cactus I", 1978   28x27  

 

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Norman CATHERINE "Ramsay", 1978  - airbrush - 032x029 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE Norman CATHERINE "Monomania", 1978  - airbrush - 032x029 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE Norman CATHERINE "The critic", 1978  - airbrush - 025x022 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

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"Ramsay", 1978 32x29 (left panel)

"Monomania", 1978 32x29 (middle panel)

"The critic", 1978 25x22 (right panel)

 


 

Later airbrush period 

 

Norman CATHERINE "Walls without clouds", 1979  - airbrush - 041x044 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

Norman CATHERINE "Red Dream Cloth", 1980  - airbrush - 056x044 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

"Walls without clouds", 1979  41x44

"Red Dream Cloth", 1980  56x44

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Norman CATHERINE "Self Portrait", 1981  - airbrush - 042x035 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

"Self portrait", 1981   42x35

 


 

Later period acrylic and mixed media paintings

 

Norman CATHERINE "Apocalypse", 1982/84  - acrylic on canvas - 093.5x076 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

"Apocalypse", 1982/84 acrylic/canvas 93x76

 

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Norman CATHERINE "The last remains of another man", 1988/91 (centre panel) - mixed media - 171x066x024 cm (PELMAMA)  Norman CATHERINE

The last remains of another Man", 1988 - this centre piece is all that remains of the original work destroyed by the artist, measuring 171x66x24 cm (mixed media: wood, metal, canvas, acrylic).

...The central figure is trapped in an open coffin lined with spikes, smoking what is probably his last cigarette and gnawing on a bone ...

For more details, please click on the following picture of the original construction.                

Norman CATHERINE "The last remains of another man", 1988 (original work) - mixed media - 200 cm high (destroyed by artist)  Norman CATHERINE

See also the artist's own website at http://www.normancatherine.co.za/

 

 


 

For further reading, please consult the following publications on Norman CATHERINE:

Norman CATHERINE "Now and Then" - A selection of work from 1968 to 2004" - catalogue accompanying the exhibition travelling through various South African museums - essay by Ashraf Jamal;

Norman CATHERINE (Hazel Friedman) (GG Editions, 2000) (ISBN 0-620-24970-6), in which a number of the artist's works in the PELMAMA PERMANENT ART COLLECTION are reproduced.

See also last entry on this link!

 


This page last updated 15th January, 2015

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