Benjamin Coutouvidis studied Fine Arts at Rhodes University , graduating in 1993 with a distinction in Fine Art Practical (Sculpture). He registered for a Masters degree in Fine Arts in 1994, and was awarded the Raymond Pullen Scholarship for Painting in 1996.

1993: Group exhibition ‘The Savage Garden’ with Ian Nell, Leanette Botha and Alex Murphy – Grahamstown National Arts Festival.
1994: Landscape exhibition with Herman Niebuhr – Grahamstown National Arts Festival.
1995: Three-man-show with Sarah Ballam and Hermann Niebuhr – Grahamstown National Arts festival
1996: Masters Submission Exhibition with Hermann Niebuhr. Grahamstown.
1996: Group show, Primart Gallery, Cape Town
1997: Two man show with Hermann Niebuhr, ABSA Gallery, Johannesburg
1998: Group show, Cape Gallery, Church Street , Cape Town
2000: Group show, Penny Dobbie Gallery, Cape Town
2001: ‘ Karoo ‘, two-man show with Hermann Niebuhr, Albertyn Stables Art Gallery, Cape Town
2001: ‘Things’, group exhibition with Carol Lee Fine Art, Johannesburg
2001: ‘Journeys’, group exhibition with Carol Lee Fine Art, Johannesburg
2002: ‘Inside/outside’, group exhibition with Carol Lee Fine Art, Johannesburg

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