• Local artists

    Local landscape artist

    Local artist #1 Christa Espost This artist and mother mostly paints local landscapes of places which inspire her. She was born in a barren place where the land has a different kind of beauty, one that has a certain harshness. The place is called Boesmanland or Bushmanland. It is in the Northern Cape of South Africa and not far from the Namibian border. Here people live secluded on their farms – far from their neighbours – dependent on nature. Here people experience hardships in the form of barren lands, long, dry summers and winters with little rain. The residents that live here and that had settled here long ago mostly…