Biographies

*Note: The focus of this biography is on Gandhi's life and times in South Africa. Early life and education Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi w... read more
Adam Glasser was born on the 20th September, 1955 in Cambridge, England, then later moved to Johannesburg, South Africa with his family wher... read more
Born in Pietermaritzburg on 1 March 1914, Archie Gumede was the son of Lillian (born Mgqogqoza) and Josiah Tshangana Gumede. He attended var... read more
Mfanasekaya Pearce Linda Gqobose was born on 7 August 1917 at Kwa Mdingi, in King Williams Town. He completed his primary schooling at Kwa M... read more
Manilal Gandhi was born in Rajkot, India on 28 October 1892, the second son of Kasturba and Mohandas Gandhi. He had three brothers, wit... read more
Jonas Mosa  Gwangwa  was born in 1941 in Orlando East, Soweto. The young Gwanga was one of many musicians mentored by Alto Saxopho... read more
Charles Sidney Groves Arca was born in Leicester, England, 1878. Stained glass was integral to the teaching in early twentieth-centur Britis... read more
He was born in 1913 in Tweedie, KZN. He was a painter and graphic artist of landscapes, portraits and still life. He worked in oil, watercol... read more
“I am interested in making large-scale paintings that can be used in public places with imagery that is totally accessible to everyone... read more
Robert Gwelo Goodman was born in 1871, Taplow, England. Goodman's The Parade and the City Hall, Cape Town (1917) is a painting... read more
Marion Gill was born in 1879, United Kingdom. She lived in SA from 1924 to 1957. She first studied at the Slade School of Art, London, and a... read more
Bernard Gcwensa was born in 1918 in Pomeroy, Natal. Gcwensa received three years of primary school education ”” from 1932 to 193... read more

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