Dennis Kalil was born in Bloemfontein and graduated from Rhodes University, Grahamstown with a B.Sc in Chemistry and Geology. He is a self-taught artist, working in oils, watercolours and tempera. His subject material is mostly landscapes and seascapes. His work forms part of both corporate and private collections.
Modern man living in a cluttered environment longs for deserted places, It is a challenge for the artist to depict such places . The Karoo provides landscapes , lonely and vast for the artist .This has been my motivation and passion.