Posts tagged Johannesburg

William Kentridge’s ‘A Poe...

“Designed in close consultation with the artist, the exhibition showcases early graphic art and films from the 1980s and 1990s as well as examples of Kentridge’s more recent output, including the first adaptations for museum presentation of elements from The Head & The Load, which premiered at the Tate Modern, London, in the summer of […]

Print of the Month June | Mongez...

Rejoice is 1 of 4 prints, in a series of predominantly water colour monotype prints combined with momentary water based Woody crayon marks. Mongezi Ncaphayi first collaborated with David Krut Workshop (DKW) in 2013, he was the recipient of the Gerard Sekoto Award and Absa L’Atelier Awards in the same year. He has also recently […]

‘Instruction’ Kids W...

Artist Joao Renato Orecchia Zuniga’s exhibition ‘Instruction‘ is a visual exploration of a playful and intuitive working process with sound and music. Orecchia and the David Krut Workshop opened up this process to children through two Kids Workshops. The 2 hour workshop (for children aged 6-12yrs) began with stamp making, the group cut shapes and stuck […]

Print/s of the Month | April/May...

Now that the Living Outnumber the Dead was made in 2005 and is part of Deborah Bell’s on going collaboration with the David Krut Workshop. The work falls into a continuing series that are based on sketches from her notebooks.  The sketches are created on her numerous visits to museums both local and abroad. The […]

Artist Series E21 | Rhett Martyn...

Rhett Martyn introduces his project ‘1:10 Modernist Plunder: The New Constructivists’ as the culmination of an 8-month long research project. Listen to Rhetts ideas and concepts surrounding this showcase as explained in the walkabout that took place on the 7th of July 2018. CHAPTERS: 00:42 – How the exhibition came about 04:30 – The story […]

Stephen Hobbs’ Embodiment ...

The experience of the city is personal, as such artists often choose to depict their vision of a city, a dystopian or utopian projection of the space as they see it. Yet Stephen Hobbs of the Trinity Sessions is experienced in inner city art projects that work on urban rejuvenation harnessing the skills of underprivileged […]

Brian Shure

Brian Shure

Mechanic’s Gate Suite, Hardground etching, 5 ½” x 7” image on 15” x 11 ¼” Arches 88 paper, 2010, edition of 20 Brian Shure is a painter and printmaker working with representations of the city as an actor in the human dramas of everyday life. He received a BA from Antioch College, apprenticed with Ernest DeSoto […]

Book Launch and Exhibition ̵...

Book Launch and Exhibition – Patrick de Mervelec – “Johannesburg: Architecture and Heritage”

JOHANNESBURG Architecture and Heritage Book launch and photographic exhibition by Patrick de Mervelec David Krut Projects, 142 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Johannesburg Saturday 9 March 2013 at 12pm The event will be opened by Her Excellency Mrs Elisabeth Barbier, Ambassador of France in South Africa. Opening address by Fanuel Motsepe “In the gloom – the […]

Stephen Hobbs – Urban Labo...

On 21 July at Villa Arcadia, 22 Oxford Road, Parktown, Stephen Hobbs will be speaking and taking part in a discussion which he has titled Urban Labotomy/Laboratory. The talk will “(d)raw on Rem Koolhaas’ notion of skyscraper buildings as a design disconnect between – interior function and exterior form, thus a dysfunctional signifier of urbanity, […]

The Naked Pressure of City Life

by Senzo Shabangu “This is one of the dangerous places – if you don’t follow what you want and belive, if you don’t become unique amongst the the masses, if you are scared to say things the way you see them as a human being, and if you follow the crowd then the city will […]