Posts in category Artists

Professional Artist Plan Chests ...

St John Fuller is a Cape Town based carpenter who creates wonderfully varied and beautiful custom work through an intimate understanding of materials and processes. David Krut Projects’ commitment to local initiatives in design, the arts and related education led to ongoing collaborations with Fuller since 2013.  These wonderful planchests can be made in variable […]

Jaco van Schalkwyk Studio Visit

Upon visiting van Schalkwyk’s studio it is evident that his practice is particularly concerned with the formal element of colour. Whilst studying at New York’s Pratt Institute the artist spent an entire year focussed solely on the study and manipulation of colour. He shows us swatches of colour cards named, “color aids”. On each of […]

Selfie Fulfilling Prophecy ̵...

Installation images of Selfie Fulfilling Prophecy, a solo exhibition of watercolour monotypes by Olivié Keck currently showing at David Krut Projects Cape Town, until 3 December 2016.

Jacob van Schalkwyk: Liftup 0214...

On Monday 19 October 2016 there was an intriguing intervention on Buitenkant Street in the East City by Jacob van Schalkwyk, who studied at the Pratt Institute in New York City. The OpenDialogBox program is being curated by Claire van Blerck from Artthrob. The intervention involved three Manitou cranes on the site, which by day is […]

Jacob van Schalkwyk’s R...

“Sunsets” is van Schalkwyk‘s first solo show with David Krut Projects, which opened on Saturday 17 September 2016 at David Krut Projects Cape Town at the Montebello Design Centre, Newlands. The event proved to be a lovely mix of artists, art lovers, designers, writers and filmmakers in attendance. From the 9 – 11 September 2016 […]

Olivié Keck Visits David Krut Pr...

We had such a lovely visit to our Montebello gallery from the up-and-coming artist Olivié Keck. Keck introduced us to her bright and beautiful watercolour monotypes, which we will be showing later this year at our Cape Town gallery. The works were produced while at the International Art Residency (AIR) at the Kala Institute in […]

Upcoming Exhibition at David Kru...

CARVED RELIEF PRINT GROUP EXHIBITION 5 February to 6 March 2015 | Opening at 18:00 on Thursday 5 February David Krut Projects 142 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood 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 […]

Senzo Shabangu new works from th...

Senzo Shabangu’s latest work is influenced by his take on the recent political turbulence surrounding the 2014 elections. His depiction of a ravenous dog, muzzled, standing over the city, over parliament, fighting with another dog, all relate to his view on politicians and the civilians of the city and what they are really fighting for, […]

Stephen Hobbs – “Ver...

Stephen Hobbs – “Very Special Places” Exhibition at Krings-Ernst Gallery, Cologne

Below are a selection of images from Stephen Hobbs‘ recent exhibition at Krings-Ernst Gallery, Cologne. The exhibition is a shared collaborative project with Hobbs and architects June-14 Meyer Grohbrugge & Chermayeff and Toshihiko Mitsuya. Look out for Hobbs’ upcoming solo exhibition with David Krut Projects in May 2013.  

Faith47 in Paris

Following the mural in Champagne, Faith47 created the work below in Paris as part of the Paris Free Walls project. This mural is entitled Before We Born. Faith47 will be exhibiting with David Krut Projects in November and December 2012. Images courtesy Faith47

Faith47 in Champagne

Faith47 has just completed the mural The Progress of the Truth of Man (above) somewhere in Champagne in Northern France. This piece was soon followed by the work Before We Born in Paris. Her installation who cannot pretend? death. is a form of art. is showing in Stockholm, Sweden. Faith47 will be exhibiting with David Krut […]

Faith47 in Stockholm

Faith47 has just completed work on an installation in at the Kulturhuset Stockholm, Sweden, entitled who cannot pretend? death. is a form of art. The arches featured in this exhibition also appeared at Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, about which more can be read here. For more on Faith47, see the images of the work […]

Stephen Hobbs – Urban Labo...

On 21 July at Villa Arcadia, 22 Oxford Road, Parktown, Stephen Hobbs will be speaking and taking part in a discussion which he has titled Urban Labotomy/Laboratory. The talk will “(d)raw on Rem Koolhaas’ notion of skyscraper buildings as a design disconnect between – interior function and exterior form, thus a dysfunctional signifier of urbanity, […]

Senzo Shabangu: New Linocuts in ...

Senzo Shabangu has been working with DKW Intern Samantha McCulloch to edition one of his new linocuts From the city of Gold ll, an image which features one of JOhannesburg’s quintessential taxis against a lush background of gold. Images of this work can be seen below. These new linocuts, along with monotypes created in the […]

Senzo Shabangu at David Krut Pri...

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 […]

Jürgen Partenheimer – Comp...

Upon arrival for his residency at the NIROX Foundation in September 2011, Jürgen Partenheimer set out with a notebook to capture his impressions of what would serve as home to him for two months. This workbook as a visual diary is the fourth of its kind; the others originated during residencies in Rome, Sao Paulo […]

Diane Victor in New York part IV

Hannah Dumes and Miranda Leighfield from David Krut Projects New York visited Robert Blackburn Print Workshop to see how work has progress on the artist’s new plates. Johee Kim is busy editioning one of Victor’s new drypoint plates. The previous plate has been put aside for the time being as it needs more work. You […]

Diane Victor in New York part II...

Johee Kim, of Robert Blackburn Print Workshop New York, has been proofing a new Diane Victor drypoint print. The images above and below show Kim attaching chine colle to the plate for printing, as well as details of the plate and print. Chine collé is used for a variety of purposes. One use, as seen […]