Lize Beekman - Mandala Artist & Singer

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About Lize Beekman

Lize Beekman is acknowledged as one of South Africa’s leading singer-songwriters.  Her Afrikaans songs have endeared her to audiences, and over the years these songs have become known and loved.  Beekman’s gentle yet powerful performances carry the hallmarks of integrity and quality. Listen to her music on

Beekman’s visual art includes a gripping collection of mandalas. She re-invents and re-interprets this centuries-old art form in a fresh and unique way, inventing circles and whorls in order to represent a very personal journey.  Originally a Sanskrit word, “mandala” simply means “circle”, but in a larger context it symbolises the unity of Creation.  Indeed, here the mandalas not only become a cosmic representation of healing, but also refer to the complexity of life and death.

She explains…
“Music and lyrics have always been channels for me to express my emotions. However, in an extremely traumatic and hurtful time in my life I simply could not express my grief through words. I had no knowledge of mandalas – they presented themselves to me unannounced. I did not search for them; they were simply there. I often draw for hours and days on end and sometimes lose track of time; for me the mandalas have become the letters, conversations, and the prayers of my heart and thoughts. The creative process brings me immense peace and healing – it means a lot to me.”

It is the artist’s unique interpretation of this age-old art form (Hildegard von Bingen, a 12th century nun, created mandalas as an expression of her faith) that makes her work unique.  The colour palette is often unexpected, and the detailed filigree of the mandalas reminds one of the finest lacework.  In the process of creation, her works become an exquisite journey of healing and peace.

"Your Rose Garden"

MEDIUMS USED: Ink, Pencil & Gel Ink Pen on paper.

Paper: Hahnemüle 265gsm  Sustainable Bamboo with 10% cotton

MANDALA DIMENSIONS: 13,5cm diameter


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