Artist Series E24: In Conversation with Jared Aufrichtig

In this episode, Nadia Myburgh is in conversation with multidisciplinary artist Jared Aufrichtig at the David Krut Projects Bookstore in Parkwood, Johannesburg.

Be Sure to have a look at the exhibition at the 151 GALLERY called POST THIS which will be up until the 20th of October 2018, Located at 151 Jan Smuts Ave, Parkwood.

Chapters

00:00 – 01:20: Introduction

01:20 – 02:18: Who is Jared? Jared on creativity

02:18 – 08:27: Jared on his craft (photography, graffiti, printmaking, creative outreach programmes)

08:27 – 13:41: On channels and structures in the art world and blurring the lines through his own work

13:41- 15:03: On his multi-layered thinking and multidisciplinary practice 15:03 – 19:05: On his creative process and the relationship between all the mediums he uses – how one medium informs the next.

19:05- 20:20: Old mediums / media vs new

20:20 – 22:50: The process within the last zine workshop which he lead at 151 and Approach and value in the youth development projects

22:50- 25:50 On collaboration and the importance and value of it within his work and creative process

25:50 – 29:00 – Scope of involvement in NGOs and projects in creative outreach programmes

29:00 – 33:40 On the murals he’s created in both Cape Town (on water conservation) and Johannesburg (bringing awareness to the plight of elephants)

33:40 – 38:20: The importance of spreading awareness through art and the responsibility of the artist

38:20 – 43:37: Finding meaning within his art and the importance of open-mindedness

43:37- 45:42: Social media platforms to find Jared’s work on

45:42 – 49:40: What to expect at the upcoming zine exhibition for First Thursdays 4 October and the artists involved.