Anina Deetlefs was born in 1973. She obtained her Degree in Graphic Design at the University of Stellenbosch. While working in the fashion and interior design industry, both locally and internationally, Anina pursued her painting career part-time. Since 2006 she has worked as a full time artist, developing her own colour-rich technique of oil painting.


2011 Sasol New Signatures Art Competition finalist
2017 BP Portrait Awards – top 60 finalist
2018 StateoftheART Gallery Award, Finalists


2014 Rust en Vrede Gallery (Solo Exhibition)
2017 Young Blood Gallery (Solo Exhibition)
2018 Rust en Vrede Gallery (Solo Exhibition)
2019 Breytenbach Gallery (Running with wolves Group Exhibition)
2019 Tulbagh (Artbewing Group Exhibition)