We have described his art on social media as “an eclectic mix of the classical and the modern, portraiture and abstract. In a word, perfection.” We maintain this view.

Makamo is a Johannesburg based artist whose humble beginnings in the Limpopo province have been overcome by an unrelenting work ethic and a raw, abundant talent. He is currently represented by the prestigious Everard Read Gallery and his work has received the gilded nod of acknowledgement by the African art cognoscenti in London where his portraits are on display at the Gallery of African Art in Mayfair.