South African Artist, Hilton Edwards
He is a self-taught artist and employs a variety of media including cements, natural dyes, acrylics and burlap (hessian cloth), exploring the earthly elements of colour and substance. His layered applications of different media onto textured surfaces explores space and the illusions it creates. Hilton has established and owned art galleries over the past decade. As an art consultant, he has curated numerous solo and group exhibitions both locally and abroad. At present he is concentrating on his own career as a fulltime professional artist. Hilton’s artwork is in private and corporate collection locally and abroad. His artworks are represented by selected art dealers and galleries throughout South Africa.
Corporate Collections include: Pago Designs, Johannesburg; Coca Cola, Port Elizabeth; Hermann & Trosse Inc. (Denmark); Emmanuels Group, Johannesburg; Roche Pharmaceuticals, Johannesburg; FNB (Private Clients Division), Johannesburg; Virgin Mobile, Johannesburg; The Space Guest House, Melville; Saffron Guest House, Melville; Medscheme, Johannesburg; Lenova SA, Johannesburg; Stargate Cyber Active Ltd. Johannesburg; Indigo Bay Island Resort Hotel, Bazaruto Island, Mozambique; Vuwa Investments (PTY) Ltd. Johannesburg; Afrizan Personnel, Johannesburg; Ethos Private Equity, Johannesburg; KanakiaSpaces, Mumbai, India ; Pamodzi Investment Holdings, Johannesburg; AIG South Africa Ltd.; The Fuel Logistics Group (PTY) Ltd.; Tial Insurance Software; Seringa Lodge, White River; Saxon Botique Hotel, Sandhurst, JHB. Hilton has had numerous solo and group exhibitions in South Africa, UK and USA.