Diane Erasmus – Biography
Drawing her inspiration primarily from the beauty of the natural world, South African artist,
Diane Erasmus, has emerged as one of the most innovative and creative painters of her
Her vivid and colouristically inventive landscapes and seascapes are imbued with a
profoundly spiritual awareness, yet remain grounded in those elements which define a great
work of art.
She prefers to work from life and travels extensively in order to glean new material for her
work and whether in her depictions of the floral glory of the Namaqualand spring rebirthing, or in her moody treatment of river and seascapes the honesty and uniqueness of her vision shines through.
Under the mentorship of her life-partner renowned landscape artist Anton Benzon, her work
has matured to the extent that it has become instantly recognizable and once seen
The possession of this fine artist’s work has become not only an authentic pleasure but a
progressive and fine investment opportunity.
“A Painting is never finished, it just stops at interesting places.” – Vincent Van Gogh