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Triumphs and Laments Woodcuts | ...

The complexity of William Kentridges’s most recent collaboration with the David Krut Workshop (DKW) the Triumphs and Laments Woodcuts series is one that cannot be overlooked. Each print is made from multiple blocks of wood, prepared from multiple woodgrains, and printed on multiple sheets of paper that all fit together like a puzzle. Some sheets […]

Godfried Donkor

Godfried Donkor

As an artist traversing two continents and cultures, Godfried Donkor is interested in historical and sociological issues, with a particular heed to the shared history of Africa and Europe. In this context, he reflects on the commercialisation of people (slavery, that is, both ancient and modern) amongst a network of other themes that run through […]

Friedrich Danielis’ Book A...

Book artist, Friedrich Danielis will have a work on display alongside book art by Kiki Smith, Robert Motherwell, Roy Lichtenstein at the Herzog-August Bibliothek in Wolfenbuettel. Danielis created an artist book titled, Working at Krut at David Krut Print Workshop in Johannesburg in 2008 – available at David Krut Projects, New York. Click here to […]

Screenprinting at DKW, Arts on M...

Screenprinting at DKW, Arts on Main

Stephen Hobbs‘ pop-up book project is steaming ahead. Below are images of Ingrid Schindall and Neo Hlasela pulling new screens ready to the cut and assembled into books which will be available in a limited edition at Hobbs’ upcoming exhibition at David Krut Projects, 142 Jan Smuts Avenue, at the end of May 2013. More […]

Production of Stephen Hobbs Pop-...

Production of Stephen Hobbs Pop-Up Book

In preparation for his upcoming solo exhibition at David Krut Projects at the end of May Stephen Hobbs has been working on producing a pop up book with visiting printer and book-maker Ingrid Schindall. The images were screenprinted and are currently being cut to begin the assembly of the book. Hobbs’ studio team is cutting […]

Julian Opie – Catalogue Ra...

Complete catalogue raisonné of the artist’s editioned works. Foreword by Alan Cristea with introduction and commentary on each project by Julian Opie and essay by Jonathan Watkins, director of Ikon Gallery, Birmingham. Published by Alan Cristea Gallery 2011 ISBN 978-0-9564876-9-8 Softcover 270 x 230 mm Colour illustrations, full documentation of 169 limited editions and over […]

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 […]

Gary Schneider – Genetic S...

Mask Self-Portrait, 1999 “At the end of 1996 I was invited to make a response to the Human Genome Project. I decided that I would make a diagnostic genetic self-portrait. I met with Dr. Dorothy Warburton, a geneticist at the Cytogenetics Laboratory at Columbia Presbyterian and through Dr. Warburton I made contact with other scientists […]

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 […]

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 […]

“William Kentridge Prints&...

David Krut Publishing, in association with the Faulconer Gallery at Grinnell College, Iowa is pleased to publish William Kentridge Prints. In October 2004, the Faulconer Gallery mounted an exhibition of Kentridge’s prints that included loaned works and an important body of the artist’s prints from the Grinnell College Art Collection. Kay Wilson curated the exhibition […]