Oilivia Scholnick (1927-2015)
Born in Willisten Western Cape, Olivia lived most her life in the Cape suburb of Wynberg. She studied music at the Conservatorium, Stellenbosch, and then graphics at Cape Town Art Centre under Kevin Atkinson. She is specifically known for her abstracted landscapes and garden depictions as well as retro graphics. Scholnick travelled extensively and exhibited all over the world, including Cite Internationale Des Arts, Paris. Both a painter and graphic artist, her works can be found in collections throughout South Africa, including the National Gallery, various universities and major corporates.