Bettie CL Photography

Photographer and arts writer

Still/Life In Motion – a portrait of time passing Book & and Solo Exhibition Extract from Dr Elbé Coetsee’s opening address to the Launch of the photobook and concurrent solo-exhibition STILL/LIFE IN MOTION – a portrait of time passing by Bettie Coetzee Lambrecht The photographs included in this exhibition are testimony to the... Continue Reading →



AWARDS freshcream Award for Excellence in Higher Certificate in Photography, VEGA 2016 Artslant Showcase Winner Round One, March 2014 Artslant Showcase Winter Round 4 May 2013 Artslant OnLine Gallery Showcase Winner Round 4 July 2012 Artslant Showcase Winner Round 5... Continue Reading →

Fragility – continue Still Life in Motion

Still Life in Motion – a camera’s perspective

  Reflections on Movement Stagnancy Fragility Permanence - a camera’s perspective Initially intended as an exploration of states of mind and emotions through body movement, this body of work slowly morphed into a meditation on fragile life and relationships. Life... Continue Reading →


How we meet, feel mutual attraction to a variety of different persons, that each has particular characteristics that resonate our own. As the relationship develops older ones drift to the background - not disappearing, but visible through transparent layers. Disagreements,... Continue Reading →

Flash Dance with Trix Bester

My dance/movement project focusses on women ‘of a certain age’, i.e. upwards from 50, who are comfortable with their bodies decorated with age. Women who are not shy of wrinkles, swollen veins, senile warts and other identifiers of time. At... Continue Reading →

Design City

City Living in Cape Town means lights and rhythms, views across the city bowl into mists and mountain. Jennifer Reynolds, musician, designer of interiors and curator/owner of the Stateoftheart-gallery which operates online as well as  behind stone and mortar, plays... Continue Reading →

Flash Dance 2

Another example of my attempts with flashlight, movement and mixing different light sources, each with their own inherent qualities. My very patient model was Trix Bester. Over a period of three days in her house overlooking Langebaan and with the... Continue Reading →

Publications in Media by Bettie Lambrecht on Art, Travel, Photography

ArtslantShowcase USA Travel 2011 Article DieBurgerWes-SK-DieBurger-12 Media_24_Bylae-NW-NewsNW001-Wes_Naweek-1 Media_24_Bylae-NW-NewsNW006-Wes_Naweek-6 Media_24_Bylae-NW-NewsNW009-Wes_Naweek-9-1 Media_24_Sentraal-NL-NLNews001-Naweek-1 Media_24_Sentraal-NL-NLNews004-Naweek-4

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