Artists

Peter Midlane

BORN: East London, 1954

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS:

GRADUATED:

B Fine Art with distinction, 1977. Rhodes University.

Awarded the Purvis prize for the top student of the year.

Member of the Grahamstown Group from 1974 to 1977

Secretary of the Grahamstown Group 1977

WORK: Peter works both as a painter and an etcher. While the paintings deal mainly with regional landscape and the marks of man on the land, the etchings are more complex in their iconology and explore history, anecdote, chance and social and political comment.

Peter Midlane