ELZANDRE AYRES VD WALT
Founder and Curator
Founder and Curator of EGLAF Arts Collective, Elzandré Ayres vd Walt is a South African arts project manager, artist and part time arts lecturer. She completed her Honours Degree in Art History at the North-West University (NWU), Potchefstroom Campus in 2013. Here she has worked as locum arts lecturer at the School for Communication studies, Faculty of the Arts and Faculty of Education. She has been actively involved in the arts sphere and has also worked as ad hoc assistant and later assistant curator at the NWU Gallery (2013-2016); operational manager of the Aardklop Visual Arts programme (2015 and 2016) and gallery agent at Turbine Art Fair (2015 and 2016).
EGLAF Arts Collective and online gallery sprout from a deep seated passion for the arts and the desire to promote, exhibit and sell art whilst simultaneously assisting artists to launch or build their careers by means of active collaboration.