Portfolio of Original Works

Arno Carstens is a Cape Town based fine artist,
who works with charcoal, oils, acrylic and spray paint.

He combine’s both expressionism and surrealism.

Arno has been exhibiting his work in and around South Africa since his first solo exhibition in 2012,
and has collaborated with Lionel Smit, Beezy Bailey and the late Bared de Wet.

His work can currently be purchased online or via appointment
in Simonstown, Cape Town at his home based studio and gallery.

DANCING GIRLS
Oil on canvas
2020
85cm x 180cm
SOLD

 

ISOLATATION
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

SWEET EMBRACE
Oil on canvas
2020
70x56cm
SOLD

 

RETROSPECT
Mixed media on canvas
2020
70x56cm
SOLD

 

SWEET DREAMS
Oil on Canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

NAKED
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

AMUSED
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

LIT UP
Mixed media on canvas
2020
45x35cm
ZAR 8 000

 

TRINITY
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

STERLING #1
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

ETHEREAL
Mixed media on canvas
2020
70x56cm
ZAR 12 000

 

MELANCHOLY
Mixed media on canvas
2020
70x56cm
ZAR 12 000

 

REMEMBRANCE
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

UNEARTHED
Mixed media on canvas
2020
70x56cm
SOLD

 

SUNBEAM
Mixed media on canvas
2020
70x56cm
ZAR 12 000

 

LIMBER
Mixed media on canvas
2020
35x45cm
ZAR 8 000

 

Awaken

AWAKEN
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

The Dancer

THE DANCER
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

Shadows of Gold

SHADOWS OF GOLD
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

Lost in Wonder

LOST IN WONDER
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

The Wildling

THE WILDLING
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

Bittersweet

BITTERSWEET
Oil on canvas
2020
70x85cm
ZAR 14 000

 

GIRL IN HEELS
Mixed media on canvas
2020
100x100cm
ZAR 18 000

 

 

Golgotha
GOLGOTHA
Unframed oil and gold leaf on canvas
2019
140x170cm
ZAR 48 000

 

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THE SHAMAN
Unframed oil on canvas
2019
170x140cm
ZAR 48 000

 

samsara-3
SAMSARA
Unframed oil on canvas
2019
140x170cm
ZAR 48 000

 

 

Blooms by CandleLight
BLOOMS BY CANDLELIGHT
Unframed oil on canvas
2019
45x36cm
SOLD

 

Delilah
DELILAH
Framed acrylic on canvas
2018
54x54cm
SOLD

 

 

summers-dream-3
SUMMER’S DREAM
Framed oil on canvas
2018
80x106cm
ZAR 16 000

 

A Day at the Beach.jpg
A DAY AT THE BEACH
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
76x61cm
ZAR 14 000

 

Bizarre Bazaar
BIZARRE BAZAAR
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
102x76cm
ZAR 16 000

 

Girl on Blanket
GIRL ON BLANKET
Unframed oil and gold leaf on canvas
2018
76x50cm
ZAR 12 000

 

on-the-run-3
ON THE RUN
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
76x61cm
SOLD

 

paradise-lost-3
PARADISE LOST
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
56x71cm
ZAR 12 000

 

plunder-3
PLUNDER
Unframed oil and acrylic on canvas
2018
51x40cm
ZAR 8 000

 

man-by-fireplace-2
MAN BY FIREPLACE
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
76x65cm
SOLD

 

the-seamstress-4
THE SEAMSTRESS
Unframed oil and glitter on canvas
2018
76x76cm
SOLD

 

Let us Prey
LET US PREY
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
46x121cm
ZAR 14 000

 

Invaders
INVADERS
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
89x71cm
ZAR 14 000

 

oceanus-3
OCEANUS
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
89x71cm
ZAR 14 000

 

the-psychopomp-4
THE PSYCHOPOMP (COLLECTOR OF SOULS)
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
51x51cm
ZAR 10 000

 

tea-for-two-3
TEA FOR TWO
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
71x55cm
ZAR 12 000

 

the-cosmonaught-3
THE COSMONAUGHT
Unframed oil and glitter on canvas
2018
76x101cm
ZAR 12 000

 

the-little-girl-1
THE LITTLE GIRL
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
55x76cm
SOLD

 

the-mistress-4
THE MISTRESS
Unframed oil on canvas
2018
56x71cm
ZAR 12 000

 

Ascension
ASCENSION
Unframed oil and gold leaf on canvas
2018
51x41cm
ZAR 8 000

 

fleur-de-filly-1
FLEUR DE FILLY
Framed oil and acrylic on canvas
2018
80x95cm
ZAR 16 000

 

Antique
ANTIQUE
Framed oil on canvas
2012
50x65cm
ZAR 10 000

 

winters-owl-4

WINTER’S OWL
Framed oil on canvas
2012
65x95cm
ZAR 14 000

 

Godlike Man
GODLIKE MAN
A collaboration with Beezy Bailey
Framed oil on canvas
2012
106x80cm
EXHIBITION ONLY

 

Junkie
JUNKIE
A collaboration with Barend de Wet
Unframed oil on wood
2012
61x122cm
EXHIBITION ONLY

 

 

self-portrait-1-3
SELF PORTRAIT
Framed oil on canvas
2012
80x95cm
SOLD

 

Even Better Than The Real Thing
EVEN BETTER THAN THE REAL THING
Unframed oil on canvas
2012
61x76cm
SOLD

 

saint-3
SAINT
Framed oil on paper
2012
32x34cm
SOLD

 

sinner-1-3
SINNER
Framed oil on canvas
2012
58x58cm
SOLD

 

Beast
BEAST
Framed oil on canvas
2012
106x80cm
ZAR 16 000

 

nosferato-3
NOSFERATO
Framed oil on canvas
2012
76x94cm
ZAR 16 000

 

 

psychadelic-night-out-1-3
PSYCHEDELIC NIGHT OUT
Framed oil on canvas
2012
96x80cm
SOLD

 

rural-implosion-3
RURAL IMPLOSION
Framed oil on canvas
2012
93x75cm
ZAR 16 000

 

Animal Heavan
ANIMAL HEAVAN
Framed oil on canvas
2012
96x80cm
ZAR 16 000

 

soul-spector-3
SOUL SPECTOR
Framed oil on canvas
2012
80x106cm
SOLD

 

space-suit-for-some-3
SPACE SUIT FOR SOME
Framed oil on canvas
2012
96x80cm
ZAR 16 000

 

spirit-of-change-3
SPIRIT OF CHANGE
Framed oil on canvas
2012
80x106cm
ZAR 16 000

 

swan-love-1-3
SWAN LOVE
Framed oil on canvas
2012
93x75cm
SOLD

 

unknown-4
UNKNOWN
Framed oil on canvas
2012
80x106cm
SOLD

 

winter-1-4
WINTER
Framed oil on canvas
2012
65x55cm
SOLD

 

Eve
EVE
Framed oil on canvas
2011
56x56cm
ZAR 10 000

 

Legion
LEGION
Framed oil on canvas
2008
A collaboration with Beezy Bailey
65x55cm
SOLD

 

Lothario
LOTHARIO
Framed oil on canvas
2008
65x500cm
SOLD

 

Lightning Prevails
LIGHTNING PREVAILS
Framed oil on canvas
2007
65x55cm
EXHIBITION ONLY

 

Alien World
ALIEN WORLD
Framed oil on canvas
2007
75x65cm
SOLD

 

the-quiet-ones-4
THE QUIET ONES
Framed oil on canvas
2007
65x55cm
ZAR 12 000

 

role-play-3
ROLE PLAY
Framed oil on canvas
2007
65x50cm
SOLD

 

smoke-and-mirrors-3
SMOKE AND MIRRORS
Framed oil on canvas
2007
69x83cm
ZAR 14 000

 

Adam

ADAM
Framed oil on canvas
2007
65x55cm
SOLD

 

AlternoCop
ALTERNOCOP
(set of 8 original comic drawings)
Framed ink on paper
84x60cm
2002
EXHIBITION ONLY

 

nude-1-3
NUDE 1
Framed charcoal on paper
2019
43x45cm
EXHIBITION ONLY

nude-2-3NUDE 2
Framed charcoal on paper
2019
56x34cm
SOLD