Polytekton by Maja Maljević

Maja Maljević – Polytekton Opening August 23 running until September 22 2018 ‘Polytekton‘ from the Greek word poly–, meaning ‘many,’ and tekton, a common term used for artisan, craftsman or maker. David Krut Projects is pleased to present Polytekton a solo exhibition by Maja Maljević.  Maljević considers herself first and foremost a painter, a formalist who explores combinations […]

The Proof is in the Printmaking

Explaining Proofs in printmaking at the David Krut Workshop (DKW) At the David Krut Workshop (DKW) we specialize in edition printing of intaglio (see further terms in glossary), relief (linoleum and woodcut) as well as making unique works in Monotype. During a project the artist is invited to spend time in the Workshop with the […]

The Colourist Manifesto

David Krut Projects Cape Town 17 March – 16 June 2018 Opening: 17 March 2018, 11am David Krut Projects Cape Town is pleased to present The Colourist Manifesto, a group exhibition of David Krut associated artists, working with colour in print, opening on Saturday the 17th of March 2018. Traditionally, printmaking has existed within a […]

Print/s of the Month | Maja Malj...

Serbian born artist Maja Maljevic has had several successful solo exhibitions in South Africa and completed an important commission for the Raphael Hotel on Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton. Maljevic first collaborated with the David Krut Workshop (DKW) in 2007, and since then she has created several bodies of work with the DKW printmakers. In […]

Mantegna | DKW Prints–Group Exhi...

Please join us for the opening reception of two concurrent exhibitions at David Krut Projects, New York: June 23–July 29, 2016 Opening reception: Thurs. June 23, 6–8 PM MANTEGNA | featuring WILLIAM KENTRIDGE & CHUCK WEBSTER David Krut Projects is pleased to present William Kentridge’s brand new 2×2 meter woodcut titled Mantegna alongside a series […]

Artist Feature: Maja Maljević

Maja Maljević enjoys a play between the figurative and abstract in creating works that are ultimately ambiguous and elusive. They command a visceral response when engaging the viewer. Each image is a psychedelic assembly point for a wide range of ideas and experiences.

David Krut ARCHIVE

DAVID KRUT PROJECTS ARCHIVE Opening the Archives Opening the Archives gives the public the opportunity to view and buy works that are within the David Krut Projects (DKP) collection. The space is a platform to show works by artists with whom we have collaborated over the years and include a multitude of mediums, many focusing […]

365 Days of Projects and Collabo...

365 DAYS OF PROJECTS AND COLLABORATIONS DK Projects Year-End Show 1 December 2016 – 30 January 2017 David Krut Projects (DKP) presents 365 days of collaborations and projects. This exhibition is to showcase the variety of works and artists; paintings, prints, drawings and sculpture; in their diversity, integrity and intricacy. This exhibition is a window […]

Maja Maljevic develops a “...

10.08.16 By David Krut associated artist, Maja Maljevic SELFIE My first response to the brief was to test the classical approach to self-portraiture – in other words to paint a (flattering but casual) version of myself using a (digital) looking glass by means of a (selfie) stick plus brush and then to (post-) display it […]

What’s new at DKW? A displ...

08/08/16 Blogger: Jessie Cohen (JC) There is a new display of work on the walls at DKW – a combination of prints, paintings and mixed media curated by our staff, Noma Ngwenya (NN) and Sbongiseni Khulu (SK). Ngwenya and Khulu took me on a walkabout to explain the logic behind the display. To set the scene, […]

July in Review – what have...

22.07.16 This month, we showcased a rich selection of contemporary artists at Turbine Art Fair (TAF), including Quinten Williams, Mary Wafer, Robyn Penn, Rhett Martyn, Maja Maljevic, Stephen Hobbs, Keneilwe Mokoena, Jaco van Schalkwyk, Senzo Shabangu, Mischa Fritsch, Mongezi Ncaphayi and Lorenzo Nassimbeni. A memorable moment was Robyn Penn’s TAF tour for kids, which had two main […]

Disrupted by Maja Maljević

David Krut Projects is pleased to present Disrupted, a solo exhibition of new, immersive works by Maja Maljević. Opening: 14 April 2016, 6pm, 142 Jan Smuts Avenue Parkwood In this experimental body of work, Maljević abstracts iconic figurative imagery by Diego Velázquez in order to “disrupt the neat classical image” (Maljević). It is the first […]

Drawings In The Sky 2015

DK Artist Maja Maljevića along with Faith47, Haroon Gunn-Salie and Simon Gush are featured in the second edition of ‘Drawings in the sky’ taking place over Art Week Joburg 2015. Parts & Labour have worked with Maljević, Faith47, Gunn-Salie and Gush to create unique video animations that run sporadically on the ABSA Lumin Display. Displays […]

Along The Line – Group Pai...

    Thursday 12 March 2015  David Krut Projects Johannesburg (DKP) is pleased to announce Along the Line, a group exhibition of paintings by Maja Maljević, Robyn Penn, Mary Wafer and Quinten Edward Williams. Along the Line takes the notion of line and painting as a starting point for the four artists’ individual interpretations to unfold. Maja […]

Carved: Relief Print Group Exhib...

5 February – 6 March 2015 OPENING RECEPTION: 5 February at 6pm  David Krut Projects Johannesburg (DKP) is pleased to announce Carved, a group exhibition of woodcut and linocut relief prints made in the David Krut Print Workshop (DKW) at Arts on Main. In relief printing the artist sketches a composition on a block of material […]

The Benediction of Shade II

  The Benediction of Shade II – Joburg: City of Trees 1 November 2014 – 31 January 2015 http://issuu.com/davidkrutprojects/docs/tree_show_catalogue_nov_2014d David Krut Projects Johannesburg is pleased to present The Benediction of Shade II, a group exhibition featuring a large selection of artists who have engaged with the figure, idea or metaphor of the forest or the tree […]

Equinox – A Group Exhibition of ...

David Krut Projects 142 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood t. +27 (0)11 447 0627 ame@davidkrut.com David Krut Projects, Parkwood, is pleased to present Equinox, a group exhibition of new works by artists with whom we collaborate.   For those who missed the Joburg Art Fair in August, this will be your chance to view the latest prints to come […]

Artist Statement: Maja Maljević

To capture and describe my creative process is like putting music into words – something essential gets lost in translation. How can you record the emotional volume present in the art of listening? Painting requires experience, dedication, boredom, excitement, dissatisfaction and an eye for possibilities. You have to acknowledge the past and at the same […]