The Cape Town Calendar I September

David Krut Projects Cape Town Calendar I September

Exhibition Space I Boutique Bookstore I Free Event Series

David Krut Projects Cape Town, 31 Newlands Avenue, Newlands, Cape Town 7700

What is on at David Krut Projects Cape Town for the rest of this Month?


Book Launch & Discussion  I  Jane Taylor’s Being Led by the Nose

Saturday I 16 September I 10 am

Join us for a fantastic morning of conversation between author Jane Taylor and artist William Kentridge as they discuss the many facets that comprise The Nose, this insightful new title and the artist’s practice.

 

Written by Kentridge’s long-term friend and collaborator, Jane Taylor, the book provides a behind-the-scenes look at Kentridge’s version of Shostakovich’s absurdist opera The Nose and how it reflects the artist’s methods of art making.

 

Limited seating attendance by pre-booking only.
RSVP to Augusta Wicht at augusta@davidkrut.com / 021 685 0676


 

Showcase Launch: Jaco van Schalkwyk
Saturday I 23 September I 6pm

A print launch and solo project, DOLCEFARNIENTE, by artist Jaco van Schalkwyk. DOLCEFARNIENTE exhibited at the David Krut Projects Johannesburg Gallery at 142A Jan Smuts Avenue earlier this year travels to David Krut Projects Cape Town opening 23 September to 26 November.

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Past September Events 

Launch of Stanzas 8 & Poetry Reading
Saturday I 09 September I 11am – 1pm

 

Wine and refreshments served

The Stanzas Poetry Anthologies is a quarterly publication of new poetry by established and aspirant poets. It offers a dynamic range of voices and styles within a vast landscape of expressions. Stanzas 8 is dedicated to the poet and writers’ mentor, Anne Schuster, who died in June this year.

It is co-edited by by David Krut Projects poet in residence Patricia Schonstein and Douglas Reid Skinner. Stanzas 8 is dedicated to Schonstein’s mentor, Anne Schuster, who died in June this year.

Read more on Stanzas here

Listen to Douglas Reid Skinner Reading from Liminal at David Krut Projects’ most recent poetry launch on our website.

The event is free to the public however pre-booking is required. Please request your ticket from Augusta Wicht at augusta@davidkrut.com / 021 685 06 76

To pre-order your copy of Stanzas 8 please email Augusta Wicht at augusta@davidkrut.com

 

Japanese Culture in South Africa: A Lecture in a Gallery
Tuesday I 05 September I 6pm for 6:30pm

 

A collaboration between the Office of Consul of Japan and David Krut Projects Cape Town

The Office of Consul of Japan in Cape Town and David Krut Projects bring an enlightening lecture to the public.

The Consul of Japan, Yasushi Naito, Japan’s most experienced diplomat on South Africa, will discuss Japanese Cultural Practices in the context of South Africa, set amongst the backdrop of Asuka Nirasawa’s vibrant exhibition.

The exhibition includes a colourful multiverse of the Japanese born artist’s works and an installation which weaves across the ceiling and walls of David Krut Projects Cape Town.

View the Office of Consul on Facebook

The event is free to the public however pre-booking is required. Please request your ticket from Augusta Wicht at augusta@davidkrut.com / 021 685 06 76