Jean de Wet

September 25, 2012


Jean de Wet is an artist and illustrator based in Cape Town, South Africa. Inspired by things that have either a confounding or mysterious nature about them, it's hard not to get lost in the detailed markmaking of de Wet's visual narratives. 'Some recurring elements in Jean's work are: (in no particular order) abandoned houses, the unknown, mutation, the cosmos, hybrid creatures, monsters, haunted houses, vague pop cultural references, Monsters, swamps, mist, forests, sorcery, professors, melting mountains, peasants,  and telecommunication...'