About Maureen Quin
Maureen Quin is a deeply passionate and emotionally engaged sculptor. South Africa is richer for the insightful and thematically relevant quality of her bronze sculptures.
Her sculptures are alive with volumes and eloquent voids; her sculptures are visually challenging and harmonious – the bronze sculptures beg pondering, which is precisely what Maureen Quin wishes the public to do.
The Quin Book
Maureen Quin: Sixty Years of Excellence
In 2014 Maureen Quin celebrates 60 years as a professional sculptress. This book reveals and discusses her development, her tenacity and passion.
“The happiness we all yearn for does not depend on circumstance – it depends on your inner self. Therefor our struggle for freedom is not from oppression of man but from the oppression of our own petty jealousies and materialism.” ~ Maureen Quin.
MAUREEN QUIN: "THE HUNT" 14 Sculptures Exhibited at The Dagmar Glemme Gallery, Helsinborg, Sweden Grand opening Saturday September 15 by Viveka Bosson, Swedish Art Director (Translated from Swedish) Maureen Quin is an award-winning artist in both Europe and South...
On the 29th of June Maureen Quin was awarded the 2016 Medal of Honour for Visual Art from the South African Academy of Science and Culture at a prestigious event at the Atterbury Theater in Pretoria.Maureen Quin receiving the 2016 Medal of Honour for Visual Art...
"I'm bowled over! Congratulations for a most splendid biography and commemorative book covering your life and work through all the phases, evolution and expression of your talent. It is quite remarkable that you have pursued in this art form so persistently in all...
Quin Sculpture garden
Alexandria Eastern Cape
The garden boasts a collection of more than 100 sculptures, paintings and sketches on view.
Enjoy as many cups of tea/coffee/lemon syrup as you like under the jacaranda tree.