The Queen

Sculptor, ceramicist, printmaker and public artist, Wilma Cruise has collaborated with David Krut Workshop (DKW) from the late 2000s. Cruise grew up under the Apartheid regime, which was predicated on the oppressive categorization of human beings, making identity politics central to her work. The artist uses the body (the site of experience) as a vehicle […]

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The End Game

Sculptor, ceramicist, printmaker and public artist, Wilma Cruise has collaborated with David Krut Workshop (DKW) from the late 2000s. Cruise grew up under the Apartheid regime, which was predicated on the oppressive categorization of human beings, making identity politics central to her work. The artist uses the body (the site of experience) as a vehicle […]

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Word

Sculptor, ceramicist, printmaker and public artist, Wilma Cruise has collaborated with David Krut Workshop (DKW) from the late 2000s. Cruise grew up under the Apartheid regime, which was predicated on the oppressive categorization of human beings, making identity politics central to her work. The artist uses the body (the site of experience) as a vehicle […]

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Annunciation II by Deborah Bell

Leading South African artist, Deborah Bell, is a frequent collaborator with David Krut Workshop (DKW) where she has produced a number of prints over the years. Bell’s work is fundamentally informed by a search for the ‘self’ for which she draws on spiritual imagery found in ancient sources as well as memories linked to her […]

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The Grand Magician (ed. of 20)

The Grand Magician, a spoof of the housing crisis in the US, depicts the two Goldman Sachs buildings which sit on either side of the Hudson river dividing New York and New Jersey. They sit atop a mote, resembling Escher’s impossible constructions and carrying a stream of houses. Instead of being supported by a strong […]

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The Sower (ed. of 20)

The Sower alludes to the corruption within many goodwill organizations. The figure is the well presented face of the organization; a puppet to a bunch of unscrupulous heads of power. The seeds and dove, token symbols of the services they claim to provide, draw our attention away from the wallet the puppet slides away into his […]

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