Posts tagged Diane Victor

Treasure Trove

treasure trove Noun (n.) a collection or store of valuable or delightful things. A continuation of a previous David Krut Projects (DKP) showcase of almost sold-out prints from David Krut Workshop (DKW) collaborations through the years; the Blue House at 151 Jan Smuts Avenue presents Treasure Trove. The space houses artworks from over two decades […]

The Art We Make E04: The Cat Sho...

In this episode, Elize de Beer and Britt Lawton from the David Krut Projects (DKP) team are in conversation about The Cat Show! A group exhibition hosted at 142A Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood from December 2018 until February 2019 where young and established artists associated with DKP have responded to the theme of Cats! Elize […]

Competition: Diane Victor’...

Competition: Diane Victor’s Etchings Inspire Creative Writers

For the months of May and June, renowned South African author Jo-Anne Richards ran a series of writing workshops at our gallery in the Montebello Design Centre. As part of the course, she issued a challenge in which budding authors were asked to create a 500-word piece inspired by an etching by Diane Victor, Bluebeard’s […]

Diane Victor Benefit Auction at ...

Diane Victor Benefit Auction at UJ FADA Gallery – 30 November 2013

UJ ARTS & CULTURE cordially invites you to the Visual Art Auction:  In aid of Diane Victor at the UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG FADA GALLERY More than 150 artworks have been donated for the auction in aid of one of South Africa’s most prominent artists, Diane Victor, who is awaiting an urgent kidney transplant. Victor will celebrate her 49th birthday on […]

Diane Victor: In The Viewing Roo...

Diane Victor: In The Viewing Room & Benefit Auction

The Goodman Gallery will host a viewing room show prior to an auction to benefit artist Diane Victor, who requires life-saving surgery. The auction will feature artworks by Victor and by a range of artists who have donated works to her cause. Please contact the Goodman Gallery (+27 11 788 1113 / jhb@goodman-gallery.com) for an […]

Diane Victor featured on Art21 b...

Diane Victor‘s recent exhibition, Reap and Sow, at David Krut Projects, New York, has been featured on the Art21 blog. Here is what they had to say: “Diane Victor’s Reap and Sow at David Krut Projects (closed June 30) offered a more sobering and meditative experience in the vein of politically-grounded art.   The artist, who […]

Diane Victor – “Reap...

Diane Victor, Untitled (Goat), 2012, Smoke on paper, 66 x 50.8 cm Diane Victor has been working in New York for several weeks, and her show – Reap and Show – has just opened at David Krut Projects. Below is a selection of images from the event. For more information on the exhibition click here. […]

Diane Victor in New York part IV

Hannah Dumes and Miranda Leighfield from David Krut Projects New York visited Robert Blackburn Print Workshop to see how work has progress on the artist’s new plates. Johee Kim is busy editioning one of Victor’s new drypoint plates. The previous plate has been put aside for the time being as it needs more work. You […]

Diane Victor in New York part II...

Johee Kim, of Robert Blackburn Print Workshop New York, has been proofing a new Diane Victor drypoint print. The images above and below show Kim attaching chine colle to the plate for printing, as well as details of the plate and print. Chine collé is used for a variety of purposes. One use, as seen […]

Diane Victor in New York, part I...

Diane Victor has been working with printer Johee Kim at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop. Miranda Leighfield from David Krut Projects New York has been observing and documenting the project. She has written, “Over the past week Diane has worked further on the one drypoint plate and today Johee steel faced the plate ready for […]

Diane Victor in New York, part I

Diane Victor is in New York working with printer Johee Kim at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop on a small series of drypoints with chine colle. Miranda Leighfield, of David Krut Projects New York, is observing the process and has supplied the images below. As she has written, “The image (on the first drypoint plate) […]

Diane Victor UJ Exhibition conti...

Following the closing of Diane Victor’s exhibition Ashes to Ashes and Smoke to Dust at the University of Johannesburg Art Gallery a selection of work from the exhibition will be shown at David Krut Projects as a continuation of the Ashes to Ashes… exhibition. These selected pieces from UJ Art Gallery will be exhibited alongside […]

Ashes to Ashes and Smoke to Dust...

If you missed Diane Victor’s exhibition, Ashes to Ashes and Smoke to Dust, this is your last week to catch it before the show at UJ Art Gallery comes down. There will be a closing ceremony taking place this Wednesday 25 January at the gallery from 6pm. For more information on the exhibition click here. […]

Diane Victor: Ashes to Ashes and...

Diane Victor’s solo exhibition Ashes to Ashes and Smoke to Dust at UJ Art Gallery until 25 January 2012. Book launch at 11am, Saturday 21 January                                                         Exhibition […]

Brief Lives: new smoke drawings ...

Earlier this year, Diane Victor spent a few days creating new lithographs with Mark Attwood at the Artists’ Press print studio in White River, Nelspruit. At the same time, she was also preparing for the upcoming exhibition as the featured artist of Innibos; the annual arts and culture festival in Nelspruit (27 June to 1 […]

NEW EDITIONS: Diane Victor

Diane Victor’s latest print is now available at DKW. The print entitled “Last Supper – Enswined” was printed at DKW Parkwood, this year. For more information please contact the gallery.   Last Supper – Enswined (2011) Drypoint Paper Size: 71.5 x 99cm Image Size: 49.5 x 79cm Hanhnemuhle, Natural White, 300gsm Edition: 30     […]

FILM: Diane Victor makes smoke d...

FILM: Diane Victor makes smoke drawings in studio

Diane Victor explains the genesis and meaning of her smoke drawings and how the medium interacts with her subject matter. This video provides viewers with an inside look at how the drawings are produced.   Diane Victor in the Studio from david krut on Vimeo.