Oliver Scarlin Chennells

b. Cape Town, 1987




2012-2015     The Florence Academy of Art, Italy

2011-2012     B.A. Hons Illustration, University of Stellenbosch

2010-2011     Private instruction, Stellenbosch Atelier

2007-2009     B.A. Applied Design, The Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography



2014     Artists In Transit – Imibala Gallery, Somerset West

2014     REPRESENT ART LONDON – 20th Century Theater, London

2015     Summer Alumni Show – The Florence Academy of Art, Florence

2016     The Spirit of Stern – Irma Stern Museum, Cape Town

2017     TIDESCAPES (Solo Exhibition) – The Voorkamer Gallery, Cape Town

2017     Glimpses of Eden – Imibala Gallery, Somerset West

2017     Elements of Realism – Absolut Art Gallery, Stellenbosch

2017     Hour Work – The Voorkamer Gallery, Cape Town

2017     Sanlam Portrait Award "Portrait 100" - Rust-En-Vrede Gallery / Michaelis Galleries, Cape Town

2017    Terrain - A Group Exhibition – Absolut Art Gallery, Stellenbosch

2018    SOLO EXHIBITIONThe Voorkamer Gallery, Cape Town

2018    Rain Dance - The Voorkamer Gallery, Cape Town

2018 Winter Exhibition - Otomys Art Gallery, Tetbury

2019 Palate, Plate, Palette - Rust-En-Vrede Gallery, Durbanville

2019 SOLO EXHIBITION “fruition” -The Voorkamer Gallery, Cape Town

2019 Even Artists Get The Blues -The Voorkamer Gallery, Cape Town

2019 Self - Group Exhibition - Glen Carlou Gallery, Simondium Paarl



2015     Assistant Instructor (Drawing Program) - The Florence Academy of Art

2015     Instructor, Tanvi Pathare’s Plein Air Course, Stellenbosch

2015     Assistant Instructor, Academic Figure Drawing (Summer Course), The Florence Academy of Art

2018 Private art lessons, Cape Town



The Voorkamer Gallery

The Florence Academy of Art

Vivian Van Der Merwe