JEAN DE WET
Crimson Isle, 2020
Acrylic on board
315 x 480 mm Framed

"For this collection, I focused on representing a familiar yet alien space born from the strange reality we find ourselves in these days, post-pandemic. This parallel world offers a reflection of the unfamiliar and confused emotional state we are all experiencing collectively."

- Jean De Wet

JEAN DE WET
Flooded Quarry, 2020
Acrylic on board
315 x 215 mm Framed

JEAN DE WET
Lava Rock Pool, 2020
Acrylic on board
315 x 215 mm Framed

 

 

JEAN DE WET
Mainland, 2020
Acrylic on board
315 x 480 mm Framed

"I imagined landscapes with vaguely normal and familiar features but coloured and styled in an unnatural way. Escapist in nature, this world imagines a peaceful and calm reality, where nature has outlasted humanity."

- Jean De Wet

Jean De Wet’s studio in Cape Town

 

 

JEAN DE WET
Pendulum Forest, 2020
Acrylic on board
315 x 215 mm Framed

 

 

JEAN DE WET
Wizard’s Peak, 2020
Acrylic on board
315 x 215 mm Framed

 

 

JEAN DE WET
From left to right:
Lava Rock Pool, 2020; Flooded Quarry, 2020; Pendulum Forest, 2020; Wizard’s Peak, 2020