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Published Material

Published and broadcast material about the artist

  • Exhibition Catalogue: Muse '08, Investment-Art, Klein Karoo National Arts Festival, Oudtshoorn, 2008
  • Picture: Nelson Mandela International Stamp: Nelson Mandela 90th birthday edition of the Star, Friday 18 July 2008, p.11.
  • Picture: Nelson Mandela International Stamp: Cape Times, Wednesday 16 July 2008, p.14
  • Limited edition Mandela Stamps: The Star, Wednesday 16 July 2008, p.3.
  • "T'kama Adamastor: Inventions of Africa in a South African Painting", ed. Ivan Vladislavic, a collection of essays with contributions by André Brink, Daniel Herwitz, Karel Nel, Reingard Nethersole, Andries Walter Oliphant, Anthony Parr, Ivor Powell, Struan Robertson, Malvern van Wyk Smith, Dan Wylie (University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, November 2000, ISBN: 1-86838-281-8).
  • Cover image (painting of Nelson Mandela) for World Trade and Investment, published on the occasion of the 9th session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, 1996.
  • "A sitting with the President", Guy Willoughby, Sunday Times, 28 January 1996.
  • Picture with caption, Nelson Mandela with Cyril Coetzee's portrait, Sunday Independent front page, 1 September 1996.
  • Article on Durban Hilton with photo of foyer and the Nelson Mandela portrait, Toplife, Summer 2000.
  • Photo of Mandla Mandela with Cyril Coetzee's portrait of Nelson Mandela in the background, The Star, July 21 1998.
  • South African Embassy in the USA website (http://usaembassy.southafrica.net/events/coetzee.htm), News Item, 9 May 2000.
  • "Jo'burg, a changing capital", entry on Cyril Coetzee, Passport: Sabena's inflight magazine, October 2000.
  • "Artists in Capital", Visual Arts, March 2000.
  • "Myth of Adamastor revisited", Cyril Coetzee, Sunday Independent Dispatches, 3 December 2000.
  • "Deciphering Colonial Myths", Business Day, 12 Jan. 2001.
  • "Challenging art inspires set of essays", Business Day, 23 November 2000.
  • Radio interview with Cyril Coetzee and Ivan Vladislavic, Kate Turkington, Radio 702 "Believe it or not", 20:00, 5 Nov. 2000.
  • Radio interview with Cyril Coetzee and Ivan Vladislavic, Patricia Glynn, Radio SAfm, 12:00, 28 November 2000.
  • TV interview with Cyril Coetzee and Ivan Vladislavic, SABC 2 "Morning Live", 7:30, 15 January 2001.
  • "Livro de ensaios sobre "T'kama Adamastor" vai ser lançado Quinta-fera em Joannesburgo", O'Seculo, 20 Nov. 2000.
  • The Mail & Guardian "101 Books for Christmas", 10-16 November 2000.
  • "People of Gauteng", Sunday Times, 28 February 1999.
  • "When history means seeing the big picture", Sunday Times, 30 November 1997.
  • Portuguese article on the William Cullen unveiling of Coetzee's T'Kama Adamastor, O Seculo de Joanesburgo, 12 April 1999.
  • "Artist's mammoth work unveiled at Wits library", Sunday Times, 21 February 1999.
  • "Painting challenges "discovery" of Africa", Wits Reporter, 19 March 1999.
  • "Vast artwork challenges history", Sowetan, 24 Feb. 1999.
  • Pictures with captions, Citizen, 19 February 1999.
  • "Painting history anew", Mail and Guardian, 25 February-4 March 1999.
  • "Arts Space: Cullen library mural invites debate", Arena: Magazine for Alumni and Friends of the University of the Witwatersrand, March 1999.
  • Picture with caption, Beeld, 19 February 1999.
  • "A new vision for the 21st century, Grocott's Mail, 7 November 2000.
  • "Large new oil painting for the William Cullen library", Arena: Magazine for Alumni and Friends of the University of the Witwatersrand, August 1997.
  • South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) 3, 10:30 news bulletin, 18 February 1999.
  • SABC 2, AM2 Day morning news, 19 February 1999.
  • SABC radio, 19 February 1999.
  • Radio Madrid, 19 February 1999.
  • German Radio, 19 February 1999.
  • Noticias (largest Portuguese daily paper), 19 February 1999.
  • Radio Luanda, Angola, 19 February 1999.
  • Portuguese TV, 19 February 1999.
  • "Away from the galleries and into the public eye", Sunday Independent, 14 March 1999.
  • Cover image for a publication of the Department of Afrikaans Literature at the University of South Africa, 1999.
  • Front page picture with caption "Pioneers of struggle", Star, 10 August 2000.
  • Picture with caption, President Thabo Mbeki unveils paintings by Cyril Coetzee, Beeld, 10 August 2000.
  • Front page picture with headline "Viva women!", President Thabo Mbeki unveils portraits by Cyril Coetzee, Sowetan, 10 August 2000.
  • "Tribute to Women", President Thabo Mbeki unveils portraits by Cyril Coetzee, Gauteng News, Nr.3, Aug./ Sept. 2000.
  • "South African history from natives' view", "Canada is a choice-oriented society", The Oakville Beaver (Toronto, Canada), 11 June 1997.
  • Cover image ("Niombo"), Sidelines: South African Quarterly no.7, Winter 1996.
  • "Two share Vita art award", Saturday Star, 30 October 1993.
  • "Coetzee's exhibtion shows rare talent", Pretoria News, 11 August 1993.
  • "Versoening lê aan die wortel can Coetzee se kuns" (Reconciliation lies at the heart of Coetzee's art), Insig, September 1993.
  • Picture with caption, UNISA Art Gallery Show, Weekly Mail & Guardian, 6-12 August 1993.
  • Cyril Coetzee Drawings and Paintings 1975-1993", Sandton Chronicle, 8 September 1993.
  • "Cyril Coetzee Drawings and Paintings 1975-1993", Rosebank Killarney Gazette, 7 September 1993.
  • "University Art: Wits Campus", The Star, 2 September 1993.
  • Gertrude Posel Gallery Review, Ivor Powell, Weekly Mail & Guardian, 17-23 September 1993.
  • Picture with caption, Standard Bank National Drawing Competition, Eastern Province Herald, 27 February 1988.
  • Picture with caption, "Revelations", Grocott's Mail, 24 January 1986.
  • "Rhodes work on show", Eldred Greene, Cape Argus, December 1983.
  • "Fantastic tour de force", Jean Wright, Grocott's Mail, December 1983.
  • "RU student tops in art competition", Eastern Province Herald, 9 September 1982.
  • "On the art scene", The Star, 21 June 1982.
  • "Nice one Cyril", Grocott's Mail, 11 June 1982.
  • Picture with caption, Grocott's Mail, 22 June 1982.
  • Picture with caption, Eastern Province Herald, 24 June 1982.
  • "Competition puts young Rhodes artist on the map", Evening Post, 28 September 1982.
  • "It's all happening", Evening Post, 27 September 1982.
  • "Arts and Entertainment", 9 September 1982.
  • "Praises for art entries", The Cape Times, 17 June 1982.
  • Picture with caption, Grocott's Mail, 11 December 1981.
  • "1981 Rhodes Art Exhibition", Jean Wright, Grocott's Mail, December 1981.

Public lectures

  • Royal Ontario Museum Toronto, Canada.
  • Tobias School of Art Sussex, UK.
  • Goetheanum - Basel, Switzerland.
  • Electra Art Studio, Washington DC, USA.
  • Johannesburg Art Gallery, South Africa.
  • University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • University of Natal, Durban, South Africa.
  • Friends of the Bloemfontein Gallery, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
  • Witwatersrand Adult Education, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Decorative Arts Society of Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Highveld Forum, Johannesburg, South Africa.