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Recent and upcoming exhibitions

Investec Art Fair - Milan 2021

15th September - 19 September 2021

PRIZM Virtual Fair - Miami -2021

23rd November - 19th December 2021

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Leila Fanner is a painter and illustrator. Born to a South African artist and an African American musician, She was raised in South Africa and currently works from her studio in Riebeek Kasteel.


Leila is both a figurative and an abstract painter. Her creative inspiration is interwoven with dreams and personal dream symbols. Using the natural world as her subject, she explores her relationship with the material realm from both a metaphysical and spiritual viewpoint. 

After her studies at the Johannesburg National School of the Arts, she took private tuition in both graphic design and water-colour painting, holding her first exhibition at the age of 23.


Her work has appeared in numerous art publications, Harlem Fine Arts  Magazine, Vogue Gallery and Art Africa to name a few. Her most recent exhibitions : 

INVESTEC Art Fair MILAN with Deepest Darkest Gallery and upcoming PRIZM Virtual Fair in MIAMI.

Leila’s art is held in private collections in South Africa, Germany, France, Kenya, England, Ireland and the USA.