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David Krut Projects at the 2011 ...

Julian Opie, Mirjam, 2011 Come and join us at the 2011 Food, Wine and Design Fair 25 – 27 November, Hyde Park, Booth #4 Art and design have always had an uneasy relationship in the view of many observers when, in reality, these two fields should be seen as two different approaches to creativity and expression. […]

Prints Created by Jürgen Partenh...

Jürgen Partenheimer, a major German artist with a distinguished international career stayed as a resident at NIROX Foundation from 15 September until 15 November 2011 supported by the Goethe-Institute Johannesburg. Since his arrival at NIROX, the artist has met and engaged with local artists and arts personalities to develop a fascinating programme. Some of his activities […]

Diane Victor: Ashes to Ashes and...

Diane Victor’s solo exhibition Ashes to Ashes and Smoke to Dust at UJ Art Gallery until 25 January 2012. Book launch at 11am, Saturday 21 January                                                         Exhibition […]

Robyn Penn: Pretty World Artist&...

In 1911, the building that is now known as Arts on Main was originally built. It began as a bonded Liquor store for William Mcbain. D.F Corlett, master builder and mayor of JHB from 1931-32, later used the front offices for his construction company. The centenary of this building will be celebrated this Saturday, 19th […]

Jürgen Partenheimer – Seed...

J Ü R G E N   P A R T E N H E I M E R Seeds & Tracks and Folded Spirits L E B O G A N G   M A S H I L E Poetry   NIROXprojects  Arts on Main  Johannesburg  O8. 11. 2011 at 18.30 Internationally renowned German artist […]

Robyn Penn: Pretty World exhibit...

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 […]

Untitled: DKW Summer Show (5 Nov...

The David Krut Projects Summer Show for 2011 features artworks from a wide selection of artists, most of whom have worked closely with us, some of whom come from further abroad. Untitled brings together a collection of prints that celebrate the diversity of associated and DKW artists, pooling together a variety of themes and techniques […]

Maja Maljević’s “Nir...

Maja Maljević was recently in residence at NIROX Foundation from 2 September to 17 September with German artist Tatjana Doll. Towards the end of her stay, she also met another renound German artist Jürgen Partenheimer, who is currently in residence at NIROX. For Maljević, the opportunity to spend time with two dynamic and sophisticated painters made a […]

Guillotine by Lisa Jaffe: Offici...

                    Lisa Jaffe is proud to announce the official opening of her new retail space at 44 Stanley in Milpark, Johannesburg featuring both her latest collection and the first instalment of her collaborative project First Cut. Please join her for the launch of the shop on Saturday 29 […]

The Remaining Official 2010 FIFA...

With just a hand-full of the official FIFA art posters left in stock, and over a year later it seems the soccer fever has yet to die down completely. David Krut Publishing in Parkwood and the Projects space at Arts on Main still have a selection of the posters on display. Each poster comes with […]

Joburg Art Fair 2011 artworks av...

If you missed out on this year’s FNB Art Fair in Joburg or you would like another chance to see what we had on show, please make a point of stopping by David Krut Projects in Parkwood. The Workshop Gallery at the DK Bookstore is currently featuring a selection of artworks that were on the […]

New Editions: Richard Penn

Richard Penn started working at DKW in 2010 on a series of monotypes. Using nature magazines and images captured by the Hubble Telescope as his references, he immersed himself in exploring the simultaneity of macroscopic and microscopic scale in his artworks. Looking at scale and distance depicted on a single sheet of paper, Penn illustrates how within a single […]

New Deluxe Edition “Fire W...

Fourth Wall Books recently launched the Kentridge/Marx publication Fire Walker in New York this year and then again at Arts on Main in Johannesburg. The book has been edited by Oliver Barstow and Bronwyn Law-Viljoen and it includes essays by Mark Gevisser, Mpho Matsipa, Alexandra Dodd, Jonathan Cane and Zen Marie. The Deluxe Edition of the book […]

New Cannonball Prints from Rober...

Mike Houston and Martin Mazorra from Cannonball Press in New York have released woodcuts that are now available in limited numbers from DKW. The Cannonball Press duo printed the woodcuts with RBPW printers Phil Sanders and Deborah Chaney. For more information on the availability of the prints, please contact the gallery. Tel: 011 447 0627 /Email: taryn@davidkrut.com or claire@davidkrut.com

Colbert Mashile’s Horse Pr...

Colbert Mashile has been creating editions at David Krut Print Workshop (DKW) since 2002, in which time he has produced etchings, linocuts and monotypes in collaboration with DKW printers. In preparation for the The Horse, a group exhibition of horse-themed art works at the Everard Read Gallery this month, Mashile spent some time experimenting with water colour monotypes […]

Senzo Shabangu’s exhibitio...

Senzo Shabangu’s solo exhibition Naked Pressure has been extended for another week. The exhibition is located in the David Krut Workshop Gallery in Parkwood. For more information click here.    

Brief Lives: new smoke drawings ...

Earlier this year, Diane Victor spent a few days creating new lithographs with Mark Attwood at the Artists’ Press print studio in White River, Nelspruit. At the same time, she was also preparing for the upcoming exhibition as the featured artist of Innibos; the annual arts and culture festival in Nelspruit (27 June to 1 […]

IDUBUKELE – The Communal F...

Senzo Shabangu and Vumelani Sebeko will be the featured exhibiting artists in the event Idubukele at Ko’Spotong in Newtown today. The performance and installation exhibition is a part of this year’s Arts Alive Festival in Johannesburg. Shabangu’s exhibition Naked Pressure will be up at David Krut Workshop Gallery in Parkwood until mid-September.