She is known for her ‘junk’ sculptures that she fashions out of recycled materials, while also featuring her sculptures in video installations. Du Toit often works with fellow artists Diek Grobler and Charles Badenhorst to create short animation films.
EDUCATIONMarinda du Toit completed a Bachelor of Arts with Music as a subject at University of Pretoria.
“Johanna Brandt” KKNK National Arts Festival, Oudshoorn & Aardklop Arts Festival, Potchefstroom
Pretoria Arts Association, Pretoria.
“Agenda”, Cube Gallery, Cape Town.
“Little Bang”, Platoform on 18, Pretoria.
“Fluit, fluit my storie is uit” – with Aiden Westcott as part of the Franschhoek Literary Festival, Grande Provence Gallery, Franschhoek.
Group exhibition, Jupiter Art Room, Clydesdale, Pretoria.
Marinda Du Toit’s works are presented in numerous national and international collections.
2007 - Merit Award for “Little Bang”, Ekurhuleni Arts Competition
“Little Bang” Nomination for SAFTA’s Best Short Film
Du Toit participated in the making of the short animation film, “Little Bang” through the creation of music compositions and special sculpture characters.
Marinda du Toit takes part in collaborations with film makers and photographers.