South African Trade Publisher of the Year 2016, 2017 & 2019

Search for your favourite author or book

Kalahari Summer

Recommended Price 
September 2013
About the book: 
Although for many visitors the Kalahari evokes images of winter game drives in a vast desert of thirsty red sands, it is the capricious summer landscape that has been luring painter and photographer Robert Grogan back to this region for more than 30 years. 

Together with his wife Lee, he has braved unpredictable, sometimes violent storms, impassable roads, fierce heat and humidity, insects and tall grass for the chance to paint the summer cloud banks and startling local transformations rendered by the rains. He has photographed, too, not just the iconic game, big cats and raptors, but also more transient delights of the season, like the butterflies, meadows of wildflowers and the springbok lambing season.
Gathered together for the first time in a vibrant collection, his landscape paintings and magnificent wildlife photographs bring the Kalahari’s lush and beautiful summer season vividly to life.
Other titles by this author 
About the Author
Initially self-taught, Robert Grogan has gone on to study illustration and painting with some of America’s most highly respected landscape artists. He is a Signature Member of the American Impressionist Society, and a member of the California Art Club, the Plein Air Painters of Idaho, the Oil Painters of America, and the South African Society of Artists. In July 2006 he was awarded a residency at the National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson, Wyoming. In America, Robert is represented exclusively by Robert Redford’s Sundance Gallery. He and his wife travel between their homes in Idaho and South Africa. Robert’s work is featured in many international and corporate collections.

Others also viewed

Tissue salts are minerals that our bodies need to ensure optimal health. They are found in the...
This humorous book follows the earlier successful publication of two similar books by Dr Jack....
Cape Town Then and Now is a unique visual portrait of Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula,...
An integral part of the renowned beauty of South Africa's southwestern Cape are the Cape Dutch...