Karin Combrink alias Kala, was born in Windhoek, Namibia. She lives and works in George in the scenic Garden Route of South Africa. She paints mainly street scenes, still life and figures.
Kala studied under Heleen van Assen, Martie le Roux, Dale Elliot and Ina Wilken. Currently she is a student of the Virtual Art Academy. She is a founding member and Vice President of SCAVA (South Cape Association for Visual Arts), member of South African Association for Visual Art (SANAVA) and registered with Cape Craft and Design Institute.
Her works are held in private collections in United States, Norway and South Africa.
|2015||Vibrant Visions (SCAVA), George Museum|
|2014||Express the moment (SCAVA), George Museum|
|2014||De Rust Art Gallery|
|2010 – 2014||Quarterly exhibitions with South Cape Association for Visual Arts, George|
|2010 – 2014||Annual exhibitions at Garden Route Mall in association with Crouse Gallery|
|2012||Traditionally Inspired CCDI Showroom, Cape Town|
|2011||Strydom Gallery, George|
|2005||Porcelain Art, Anton van Wouw museum, Pretoria|