KAREL NEL  
         
 

 

Public Collections

Absa Bank, Johannesburg
Anglo American Corporation, Johannesburg
Barloworld Corporate Collection, Johannesburg
BHP Billiton Art Collection, Johannesburg
Bloemfontein University Art Collection
Durban Art Gallery
General Electric Company, USA
Johannesburg Art Gallery
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
MTN Collection, Johannesburg
National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC
Nedbank Art Collection, Johannesburg
Pretoria Art Museum
Rembrandt Foundation, Stellenbosch
Sanlam, Cape Town
Schachat Art Collection, Johannesburg
South African Broadcasting Corporation, Johannesburg
South African National Gallery, Cape Town
Standard Bank Collection, Johannesburg
Tatham Art Gallery, Pietermaritzburg
Trust Bank, Johannesburg
University of South Africa, Pretoria
William Humphreys Art Gallery, Kimberley
Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg


Selected Commissions

2011 Reflective Field - Standard Bank commission for Water: The [Delicate] Thread Of Life
2004 Design: Oval Nguni Wool Carpet - South Africa House, London
  Design: Book cover for Gordimer, N. (ed).Telling Tales, Bloomsbury Publishing: Great Britain
2002 Field of Value, Nedbank headquarters, Sandton
1999 Place of Nurture, ABSA Bank, Johannesburg
1997 Signs of Fire, B/M/D Headquarters, Cape Town.
1996 The Way of Stone, Reunion, Indian Ocean
1995 Four Core Tapestries, Gencor, Johannesburg
1992 Three Lithographs, Grahamstown Festival of the Arts: Art/Science exhibition
1988 Geological Stratigraphy, mural, Anglo Vaal, Main Street Headquarters, Johannesburg
  Parallel Worlds, Tapestry woven by Marguerite Stephens for new hospital complex, Springs, Gauteng
1986 Intact, print edition for Brenthurst Press/Johannesburg Art Gallery
1984

Trance Atlantic, mural panel, Anglo American Headquarters, 44 main Street, Johannesburg

  Inner Dance, Sandt Du Plessis Theatre, Bloemfontein