Posts by Güte Immelman

A Cape Town Colleague’s Visit t...

David Krut Projects Cape Town can get icy in winter. We had our annual break for the first two weeks of July, right after The Deer Little Market and I spent the holiday in my home town, Johannesburg. I felt like a very at-home foreigner. There’s so much going on in this golden city, in […]

A Visit from Jaco van Schalkwyk

A Visit from Jaco van Schalkwyk

When Jaco van Schalkwyk, dressed all in black, came to visit us with his set of lithographic ink drawings (everything but black), we were enveloped in blue, green and violet. David Krut Projects Cape Town will be showcasing his works from 17 September – 22 October 2016. A lengthy conversation ensued about how Van Schalkwyk’s […]

The Lake Magazine #9: Rosetta –...

The Lake magazine’s latest issue, released on the 5th of April, showcases yet another mix of creatives and drew inspiration from a quote by William S. Burroughs: “Gentle reader, the Fountain of Youth is radioactive, and those who imbibe its poisonous heavy waters will suffer the hideous fate of decaying metal. Yet almost without exception, […]

Micheal Amery | Trees by Man | Openin...

The opening of Michael Amery’s first solo show, Trees by Man, was such a convivial event, with a great mix of people coming through to Montebello Design Centre on the sunny Saturday morning of 16 April. Stellar Winery’s sponsored Organic Sparkling Wine was very well suited and delicious. They are South Africa’s largest producer of […]

Michael Amery, Trees by Man – T...

In this video Michael Amery shows the steps of how he creates some of his charcoal drawings. With this work, Trees by Man 20, he starts out by folding the paper to set the foundation for a grid. When he primes the paper with charcoal, the dust settles in the grooves, accentuating the vanishing point, […]

Studio Visit with Michael Amery

Michael Amery will be exhibiting his first solo show “Trees by Man” at our gallery in Newlands from 16 April to 28 May. We did a studio visit in December last year, to get a bit of insight into his subject matter, which mainly features serene forest-like plantations, and to get a feel for his […]

Competition: Diane Victor’s Etc...

Competition: Diane Victor’s Etchings Inspire Creative Writers

For the months of May and June, renowned South African author Jo-Anne Richards ran a series of writing workshops at our gallery in the Montebello Design Centre. As part of the course, she issued a challenge in which budding authors were asked to create a 500-word piece inspired by an etching by Diane Victor, Bluebeard’s […]