Posts by Daniel Hewson

FILM: David Krut talks about the How ...

  Camerawork and Editing: Liesl van Wyk © TAXI Art Films and David Krut Publishing

Cedric Nunn – Call and Response, laun...

Cedric Nunn – Call and Response, launches in Cape Town

David Krut Projects will be presenting a selection of Cedric Nunn’s work later this year in New York, and in preparation for the occasion, Alastair and I showed our support at the launch of Call and Response, published by Fourth Wall Books, launched in Cape Town at The Book Lounge on Tuesday 12 June. The […]

LIMITED EDITION Stephen Inggs – 665: ...

LIMITED EDITION Stephen Inggs – 665: Making Prints with Light

665: Making Prints with Light consitutes a catalogue raisonne of photographic and print work by Cape Town artist, Stephen Inggs. Different bodies of work between 1978 and 2011 are presented in chapters, designed by Gart Walker and with essays by Virginia MacKenny and Sean O’Toole, a foreword by Nigel Warburton and introduction by Stephen Inggs.  […]

Senzo Shabangu at David Krut Print Wo...

Senzo Shabangu at David Krut Print Workshop

Senzo Shabangu has been working at David Krut Print Workshop, Parkwood, on a series of new monotypes with hand painting. These new works, along with new linocuts created for the Transference exhibiton at the Johannesburg Art Gallery, will be exhibited at Arts on Main during August 2012, following new editions by Sean Slemon. These works […]

Sean Slemon at David Krut Print Works...

Sean Slemon at David Krut Print Workshop

Sean Slemon has been working on a series of etchings at David Krut Print Workshop, Arts on Main, in anticipation of his solo exhibition with Nirox Projects. Slemon’s exhibition will run at Nirox during July, with a further showing of work at David Krut Projects, Arts on Main. Together with the printmakers Slemon has been […]

Cross-Currents, 31 July – 25 August 2...

Cross-Currents, 31 July – 25 August 2012

Cross-Currents, showing at David Krut Projects Cape Town from 31 July – 25 August 2012, presents a selection of works that draw on ideas of the sea, literally – as in, how do we relate to the sea and how have we related to it over time – and metaphorically – what does the sea […]

William Kentridge – “Universal Archiv...

William Kentridge – “Universal Archive” linocuts in process

The printers of David Krut Print Workshop, in a collaboration with William Kentridge’s studio team, have been carving and printing linos to create a fascinating new body of work. The linocuts began as a series of small ink drawings on old dictionary pages by William Kentridge, executed using broad and thin paintbrushes. As a result, the […]

David Krut Projects Johannesburg – Wi...

David Krut Projects Johannesburg – William Kentridge – Universal Archive (Parts 24 – 37), 1 June to 21 July 2012

From 1 June until 21 July William Kentridge’s Universal Archive (Parts 24 – 37) will be exhibited at David Krut Projects, 142 Jan Smuts Avenue. The Universal Archive linocuts began as a series of small ink drawings by William Kentridge on pages of old dictionaries, made using both old and new paintbrushes. The images are […]

Maja Maljevic – Revisited at NIROX Pr...

Maja Maljevic – Revisited at NIROX Projects, 6 – 27 May 2012

In 1863, Édouard Manet painted Olympia and, in so doing, instigated the reinvention of painting. Suddenly, painting was liberated from what in the twentieth century has been referred to as the “tyranny of appearance” and the “picture-object” was born – ‘the picture as pure materiality, as simple coloured surface’[1]. Every generation of painters following in […]

Sonic Suburbia – Sannie Fox, The Brot...

Sonic Suburbia – Sannie Fox, The Brother Moves On, Derek Gripper

On Tuesday 17 April the first of a series of live music events, Sonic Suburbia, will be presented by David Krut Projects in collaboration with Hagar Graiser at the Montebello Design Centre in Newlands. For this first event, the line-up is Derek Gripper, The Brother Moves On and Sannie Fox’s solo project.  The focus of […]

Chakaia Booker – Print Me

Chakaia Booker – Print Me

David Krut Projects New York Opening Reception: March 2, 2012, 6-8 pm On view: February 23 – April 14, 2012 David Krut Projects is pleased to present Print Me, the first exhibition dedicated to Chakaia Booker’s prints. Booker began collaborating with Master Printer, Phil Sanders, of Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop in 2009, and has created […]

Trinity Session and Hobbs/Neustetter ...

Trinity Session and Hobbs/Neustetter celebrate 10 years of collaboration

On 15 March 2012, The Trinity Session previewed its REVIEW Exhibition inside the factory building at 281 Commissioner Street, Johannesburg. The Trinity Session’s two founding members, Stephen Hobbs and Marcus Neustetter, are celebrating ten years of collaboration by displaying videos, photography, mind maps and artifacts from a dense archive of research on large projection surfaces. […]

Jurgen Partenheimer – South African D...

Jurgen Partenheimer – South African Diaries

NIROX Foundation in partnership with the Goethe-Institut and David Krut Projects has had the pleasure of hosting and working with renowned artist Jürgen Partenheimer. Partenheimer is a major German artist with a distinguished international career. Throughout his career he has engaged successfully in interdisciplinary projects in which he addresses the issue of artistic intermediality, inspiring […]

Book Launch – Diane Victor, Burning t...

Book Launch – Diane Victor, Burning the Candle at Both Ends

The official launch of the second publication on Diane Victor by David Krut Publishing, entitled Burning the Candle at Both Ends will be happening on Saturday 21 January 2012 at 11 am at the University of Johannesburg Art Gallery. This publication will accompany the opening of the second half of the exhibition Ashes to Ashes and Smoke to Dust, […]

Jessica Webster Walkabout at NIROX Pr...

Jessica Webster Walkabout at NIROX Projects, Johannesburg

Jessica Webster will conduct a walkabout and question & answer session about her latest body of work on the exhibition Mainly Benoni. And Paintings. The exhibition opened at NIROX Projects at Arts on Main, Johannesburg, on Sunday 22 January 2012 and will run until mid February. The walkabout will take place at the projects space on Sunday […]

Jürgen Partenheimer at David Krut Pri...

Jürgen Partenheimer at David Krut Print Workshop

Jurgen Partenheimer visited South Africa separately in 2011 and 2012 on a NIROX residency. During this residency he collaborated with poet Lebogang Mashile to create a dialogue between art and poetry as an exploration of shared creative interests which resulted in a poetry reading, exhibition and artist’s book. The etchings and linocuts, Folded Spirits, were […]

Postcards from the Road – installatio...

Postcards from the Road – installation views

Postcards from the Road showing at David Krut Projects Cape Town from 15 October – 3 December 2011, is an exhibition of works by renowned photo-journalists, Justin Fox and Don Pinnock, re-imagined for presentation in a fine art context. Taking the form of postcards, in which image and text work in juxtaposition, the works form […]

Robyn Penn: Pretty World, 17 November...

Robyn Penn: Pretty World, 17 November 2011 – 12 February 2012 at Arts on Main

The washing machine switches to the spin cycle while the incessant vacuuming continues. Outside someone is mowing the lawn. From the shopping Mall below, a scream of car hooters cut the air and then an alarm begins to wail… From a young age Robyn Penn has romanticised the landscape, deeply influenced by German Romantic landscape […]