Posts in category Artists

A Japanese Sensibility of South ...

Meet Asuka Nirasawa, artist-in-residence at David Krut Projects Cape Town in May. The residence showcase has been extended until 14 September 2017 due to her work’s popularity.   MULTIFINITY by Asuka Nirasawa 01 May – 14 September  I  Tuesday – Saturday 9 am – 5 pm David Krut Projects Cape Town, Montebello Design Centre, 31 […]

Environmental Art, Education and...

Wilfred Ukpong began studying the sciences, like his brothers but came across a dangerous idea in his second year of university: Robert Thomson’s book Flash of the Spirit: African & Afro-American Art & Philosophy. The book identified how the Yoruba, Kongo and Ejagham civilisations are reflected in the art and metaphysical practices of the African […]

Talk by Jillian Ross I 22 July 1...

Jillian Ross on The Making of Triumphs and Laments Woodcuts 22 July 2017, 11am at the David Krut Projects Gallery Master Printer Jillian Ross who was integral to the conceptualization and collaborative creation of the woodcuts, along with printmakers Chad Cordeirro and Sbongiseni Khulu will discuss their collaboration with Kentridge and the history of the […]

Stephen Hobbs’ Embodiment ...

The experience of the city is personal, as such artists often choose to depict their vision of a city, a dystopian or utopian projection of the space as they see it. Yet Stephen Hobbs of the Trinity Sessions is experienced in inner city art projects that work on urban rejuvenation harnessing the skills of underprivileged […]

‘Art Years are like Dog Ye...

01.06.2017 Art Years are like Dog Years, 2006 – 2017   Art Years are like Dog Years, 2006 – 2017 is a sculptural object by Jacob van Schalkwyk which first featured in a solo project and print launch entitled DOLCEFARNIENTE in April 2017 at David Krut Projects, 142A Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg. The sculpture consists […]

Residency Report

Asuka Nirasawa visits Bridget Henderson, owner of Cowgirl Blues. Asuka and Francine, who is busy dyeing a selection of wool. On Friday 5 May 2017 Asuka Nirasawa, our current artist-in-residency at David Krut projects Cape Town (DKCT) visited the studio of the designer, Bridget Henderson. Cowgirl Blues is based in the creative suburb of Woodstock and […]

Asuka Nirasawa | David Krut Pr...

David Krut Projects Cape Town (DKCT) is delighted to announce its first artist-in-residency (AIR). During the month of May, the Japanese artist, Asuka Nirasawa will be transforming the project space into her studio, activating the space and in the process creating an entirely new body of work. Born and raised in Osaka, Japan, Nirasawa studied […]

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 […]

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