Gary Schneider ‘Art on Paper’ Review

Faye Hirsch may 2002 Gary Schneider, Rose 1989 (2001) a photogravure with chine colle in an edition of 25 plus five artist’s proofs and two printer’s proofs. Gary Schneider, Rose 1989 (2001) a photogravure with chine colle in an edition of 25 plus five artist’s proofs and two printer’s proofs. It measures 25×29-1/2 in. (paper) […]

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Gary Schneider – Portraits

by Deborah Martin Kao Considered one of the most thought-provoking photographers practicing today, South African-born Gary Schneider creates unique luminescent portraits that transform their specific subject matter and probe the enigmatic character of identity. This remarkable book is the first to examine Schneider’s innovative portrait work. Deborah Martin Kao discusses Schneider’s re-presentation of nineteenth-century studio […]

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Gary Schneider – Handbook

HandBook 20 x 25 cm 120 pgs 56 Images Limited-Edition Artist Book and Print by Gary Schneider HandBook is a print-on-demand artist book. It is the culmination of seventeen years of Schneider’s commitment to making portraits of hands without the use of a camera. In this form, HandBook traces a unique thread that connects the […]

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Gary Schneider’s Handprint portraits

Basil Jones, 2011                                        Adrian Kohler, 2011 127 x 101.6 cm                                           127 x 101.6 cm Edition of 5                                                   Edition of 5 “I have made handprint-portraits since 1993. I consider them to be as expressive as any portrait of a face, more private, and possibly more revealing. I borrow the handprint form from the caves […]

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Performances by João Orecchia and Joseph Suchy at DKP (Parkwood) 18 – 23 July

David Krut Projects (Parkwood) will be hosting an experimental sound performance and installation for one week only. This inspired event aims to create an experience within the space that also invites audience interaction.  Performances by João Orecchia and Joseph Suchy will take place twice daily from Monday through Friday. Please join us on Saturday, from […]

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1:1 Interview with Alexandra Ross

ALEXANDRA ROSS 1:1 David Krut Projects, 2 June – 9 July 2011 Alexandra Ross’ last solo exhibition in 2009, In Search of Lost Time (David Krut Projects), was a series of fake Polaroid drawings and prints. The works created for your current solo show 1:1, are abstract and for people who haven’t seen your work […]

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Jo’burg Man: a collaboration between Dale Yudelman and Arlene Amaler-Raviv

The creation of Jo’burg Man is the result of collaboration between photographer Dale Yudelman and artist Arlene Amaler-Raviv. It formed part of the exhibition ‘One‘ which was shown at the Association for Visual Arts in Cape Town in 2000. The general theme of the show spoke about the power of the individual. Jo’burg Man was selected […]

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The Installation of Alexandra Ross’ Solo Exhibition 1:1

Alexandra Ross in her studio, Berlin, 2010

Alexandra Ross 1:1 David Krut Projects, 2 June – 9 July 2011 Alexandra Ross has been setting up her installation at David Krut Projects, on Jan Smuts Avenue since Monday 30th May. The exhibition, 1:1 opens on Thursday 2 June, from 6pm. It’s not often we close the gallery for 4 days for set-up, but this […]

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Mary Wafer at Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop in NYC

Mary Wafer has recently returned from a trip to New York where, amongst many other things, she spent some time at RBPW with master printer Phil Sanders.  Since Sanders’ first visit to DKW Johannesburg in 2008, he has worked collaboratively with various DKW artists, including Deborah Bell, Colbert Mashile and Maja Maljević. In April this […]

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Imaginary Landscape: a short exhibition of prints at David Krut Projects

Imaginary Landscape: an exhibition of prints by 13 international artists. The show closes on 25th May 2011.   Featured Artists: David Hockney (UK), Joseph Hart (USA), Eddie Martinez (USA), James Sienna (USA), Thomas Noskowski (USA), Frank Auerbach (UK), Matt Mullican (USA), Francesco Clementine (Italy), Lorenzo Bonechi (Italy), Nathaniel Stern (SA/USA), Tom Hopkins (Canada), Paul Stopforth (SA/USA), Mark […]

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Jessica Webster – Artist’s Talk on 16th April 2011

Despite to the sudden cold snap and rainy weather, there was a good turnout for Jessica Webster’s artist talk for her exhibition, Original Skin, at David Krut Projects. She chose to open the talk with a fitting quote, considering her highly intellectual approach to her ‘body’ of work: “Art has every right to be challenging, […]

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Deborah Bell’s Alchemy: Exhibition at DKP, Cape Town

              9 MAY – 30 JULY 2011, DAVID KRUT PROJECTS CAPE TOWN             Following Collaborations II at David Krut Projects Johannesburg and her major solo exhibition at Circa on Jellicoe, Deborah Bell will be showing a selection of work on paper at David Krut Projects […]

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Artist Walkabout with Jessica Webster at DKP this Saturday

Please join us for a walkabout with Jessica Webster on Saturday 16 April, 12 noon, as she speaks about her latest body of work Original Skin. The walkabout will take place at David Krut Projects, 142 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Johannesburg. The exhibition includes a selection of works on paper and paintings which explore modernist notions […]

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Q&A Session with Jessica Webster about ‘Original Skin’

Jessica Webster Interviewed by Juliet White David Krut Projects, Johannesburg, January 2011   How would you frame this body of prints in relation to your concerns as a contemporary painter? Critical painting can evoke a special kind of visuality and affect that slips and escapes the attempt to find a linguistic equivalent, and this to […]

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