Posts tagged Cape Town

Oh! Sweet Nothing

Jaco van Schalkwyk’s travelling solo show, DOLCEFARNIENTE, explores an ideal state of mind.  Cape Town-based author-artist Jaco van Schalkwyk’s 2014 Burroughs-redux debut novel, The Alibi Club, is an apt entry point into DOLCEFARNIENTE, the artist’s 2017 solo show at David Krut Projects. Like the book, the exhibition is about finding freedom in unexpected places, and then realising […]

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 […]

Patricia Schonstein X Olivié Kec...

“Selfie Deceit”, 2016, watercolor monotype, 75 x 57cm, 1/1. 19.11.2016 On Saturday 19 November 2016, Patricia Schonstein, our poet in residence delivered a poetry reading to accompany Olivié Keck’s walkabout at her current exhibition, Selfie Fulfilling Prophecy. Schonstein chose 16 poems to accompany Keck’s exhibition. From “Africa! My Africa! An anthology of poems”: ‘Song of […]

A Visit from Jaco van Schalkwyk

A Visit from Jaco van Schalkwyk

When Jaco van Schalkwyk, dressed all in black, came to visit us with his set of lithographic ink drawings (everything but black), we were enveloped in blue, green and violet. David Krut Projects Cape Town will be showcasing his works from 17 September – 22 October 2016. A lengthy conversation ensued about how Van Schalkwyk’s […]

Michael Amery, Trees by Man R...

In this video Michael Amery shows the steps of how he creates some of his charcoal drawings. With this work, Trees by Man 20, he starts out by folding the paper to set the foundation for a grid. When he primes the paper with charcoal, the dust settles in the grooves, accentuating the vanishing point, […]

Stephen Hobbs’ SAS Somerse...

Stephen Hobbs’ SAS Somerset & Other War Stories: Installation Shots

Stephen Hobbs’ SAS Somerset & Other War Stories opened as part of First Thursdays at the Twenty Fifty Gallery on 2 April 2015. The installation demonstrated a unique and dynamic use of dazzle patterning and lighting onto a mock assemblage of the SAS Somerset; a spectacle conceived to enliven and transform the perception of the […]

The Benediction of Shade –...

In the last month of The Benediction of Shade, we’ll be hosting a series of Saturday morning talks acknowledging the host of perspectives on trees and forests that the exhibition has engaged. The talks will happen every Saturday beginning at 11am. Light refreshments will be served. Please see below for a programme of the speakers. […]



  PRESS RELEASE ART WEEK CAPE TOWN is a diverse programme of contemporary art events throughout Cape Town, beginning on November 24 and ending on December 4 2012. Initiated by the Contemporary Art Development Trust, ART WEEK CAPE TOWN is made possible through the collaboration of galleries, arts organisations, academic institutions and independent artist collectives. […]

Faith47 Photodiary, painting ...

Faith47 Photodiary, painting “The Hollow Land” in Gugulethu

Faith47 spent some time in Guglethu recently, painting in a corner of Gugulethu, a township just outside of Cape Town. The resulting piece is titled “The Hollow Land.” The following photodiary documents the experience:   PHOTO DIARY – 30TH OF MAY 2012 from FAITH47 on Vimeo.   RECENT NEWS Faith47 & DalEast show in Melbourne […]

David Krut Projects Cape Town Ex...

Below are a selection of installation images from the current exhibitions running at David Krut Projects Cape Town. For more information either see, or contact the gallery on 021 685 0676. William Kentridge – Recent Linocuts – 9 May – 31 July 2011 Deborah Bell – Alchemy – 9 May – 30 July 2011