Mark Rautenbach

Mark Rautenbach is an artist from South Africa and currently lives and works in Cape Town. He has worked as Mark Splendid and Mark Maria and in a variety of mediums and techniques often with material which is considered waste matter, thread, paper, development of yarns, knitting, public performances and craft-like studio work.


He lectured Design for a number of years at Cape Peninsula University of Technology [CPUT], and education recurs as a theme in his work along with identities born out of narratives [yarns]. He has shown at The south African National Gallery, Spier, Brundyn+, Room, David Krut Projects, Eclectica Design & Art and Ebony/curated.