Marna Hattingh

Born 1977, Bloemfontein, South Africa


1999, BAFA University of Stellenbosch
2001 BA Hons. Illustration, Cum Laude


Art Central, Hong Kong, 2016
Africa Now, WorldArt, Cape Town, South Africa 2016
Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Australia, 2015
Picture & Paper, Barnard Gallery, Cape Town, 2015
Cape Town Art Fair, South Africa, 2015
Memories in Motion, M. Contemporary, Sydney, 2015
Cape Town Art Fair, Cape Town 2015
The Trouble With Memory Erdmann Contemporary, Cape Town 2014
Colour Collaborations V&A Waterfront, Cape Town 2014
Flair Magazine/Jil Sander Installation, Milan, Italy, 2014
Launch Exhibition Erdmann Contemporary, Cape Town 2014
Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong, 2014
Crossing the Divide Erdmann Contemporary, Cape Town 2013
Cape Town Art Fair Cape Town 2013
Joburg Art Fair Johannesburg 2013
Exchange, Queen Street Gallery, Sydney, 2013
Each Their Own Wilderness M Contemporary, Australia 2013 (Solo show)
Wonder Works The Space, Hong Kong 2013
Stellenbosch Revisited. Woordfees. Sasol Art Museum, Stellenbosch 2013
Tjorts/Cheers, Association of Visual Arts, Cape Town 2012
Present History, Erdmann Contemporary, Cape Town 2011
Group Exhibition, Erdmann Contemporary, Cape Town 2010
Verf. Blank Projects, Cape Town 2008
Paper and me. Association of Visual Arts. Cape Town 2007
Roem. Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees. Oudtshoorn 2007
Room-travel: particularly recommended for those afraid of high cliffs, robberies and tropical diseases. With Jeanne Hoffman. WhatiftheWorld. Cape Town 2007 (Two person show)
The Collage Show. WhatiftheWorld 2006
Choice assortment. WhatiftheWorld 2006
Illustration Nation. WhatiftheWorld. Cape Town 2006
AVA Committee’s Choice. Association of Visual Arts, Cape Town 2005
Paper never lies Group exhibition of the College of Cape Town Art Department staff. VEO Gallery 2005
Fantastic Rubbish. World Summit on Sustainable Development, Johannesburg 2002
Koester. Rust-en-Vrede Gallery. Cape Town 2002
Clean Up. Site Specific installation at the Cape Town Naval Base 2002
Exhibition of work by Honours Students, University of Stellenbosch Gallery 2001
Emergency. Work by Young Cape Town Artists. Brendon-Bell Roberts Gallery, Cape Town 2000
New Signatures. Belville Art Centre 1999


Each Their Own Wilderness Exhibition Catalogue, .M Contemporary, Sydney, Australia 2013


Merit Award Winner Vuleka Art Competition 2012
New Signatures. Bellville Art Centre. Award for sculpture 1999

Residencies and workshops

Insaka International Artists’ Workshop. Siavonga. Zambia (September 2007)
Frans Masereel Centre Printmaking Residency, Kasterlee, Belgium (November 2007)


First Rand Bank, Johannesburg, South Africa
Hollard, Johannesburg, South Africa
Spier, Cape Town, South Africa
Nando’s, United Kingdom