Stanley PinkerCollection

Stanley Pinker (1924-2012) was a South African painter and printmaker. He was born in Windhoek, Namibia, in 1924 and studied art at the Michaelis School of Fine Art in Cape Town. Pinker’s work is characterized by its bold colors, geometric shapes, and playful sense of humor. He was a prolific artist who produced a wide range of works, including landscapes, still lifes, portraits, and abstract compositions. Pinker’s paintings are often inspired by the landscapes of South Africa, and he also frequently used his art to comment on the social and political issues of his time. He was a major figure in the South African art scene, and his work is held in collections around the world.