Name: Katie Badenhorst
Address: Skopje, Macedonia
Date of Birth: 08/06/1985
E-Mail: KTBadenhorst @ gmail.com
Received computer training and have experience with: Paint Shop Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign.
Skilled in a large variety of traditional media including drawing, painting, sculpture and photography.
Also familiar with contemporary fine arts practices of installation, video and animation.
2010 – Current – Widge
Brand identity creation including mascot and logo design as well as written design documents.
App and website mockups.
Product illustration, button and icon design.
Subcontracted design work for clients such as Samsung, Vodacom, Sandwich Baron, Ster Kinekor in association with Twilight Breaking Dawn, and Ferreiras.
2009 – 2010 Village Trading Co.
Designed print advertisements for local publication.
2009 Studio Collective
Planned lessons, gave classes and evaluated work for Grade 2 level students.
University of Pretoria Alumni Exhibition ‘Visuality/ Commentary’.
University of Pretoria Centenary Rose Project.
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
Finalist for Sasol New Signatures
Runner-up for Best Sculpture on Exhibition: PPC Young Concrete Sculptors Award
“Male Nude” featured in University of Pretoria’s permanent collection
Top 100 Award: Ekurhuleni National Fine Arts Award
Work featured in magazine ‘A Look Away’ magazine, issues 1 and 2
21st Irene Art Exhibition, Irene Town Hall, Pretoria
Ekurhuleni National Fine Arts Award, City Hall, Kempton Park
Gallery of Distorted Art, Unisa Little Theatre, Pretoria
Skindeep, Kyk Gallery, Pretoria
Borderline, University of Pretoria Student Exhibition, University Campus, Pretoria
Gallery of Distorted Art, Pretoria State Theatre, Pretoria
PPC Young Concrete Sculptors Award, Association of Arts Pretoria, Pretoria
Sasol New Signatures, Pretoria Art Museum, Pretoria
20th Irene Art Exhibition, Irene Town Hall, Pretoria
POSI+IVE ‘Hope, Healing and Compassion’ Exhibition, Sun City, North West Province
19th Irene Art Exhibition, Irene Town Hall, Pretoria
Rentmeester Youth Arts Festival, Pretoria State Theatre, Pretoria
2004 – 2008
University of Pretoria BA
Major subject: Fine Arts
Minor subject: Contemporary Discourses in Fine Arts
Ranked within top 15% of the University of Pretoria