Posts tagged painting

Survey of Risk Opening Night

Survey of Risk opened on Thursday evening – 22 February 2018 – at our Parkwood Gallery in Johannesburg. It was lovely to have the space buzzing with a Johannesburg audience contemplating the works of Cape Town based artist Matthew Hindley. Our guests enjoyed a glass of wine and a casual conversation with the artist while […]

Allsorts – a painting by ...

David Krut Projects Cape Town recently opened Jacob van Schalkwyk’s Solo Project and Print Launch, DOLCEFARNIENTE. The traveling retrospective first opened at David Krut Projects in Johannesburg in March 2017, showcasing a decade of van Schalkwyk’s works, ranging from drawings, prints, installations, videos, and paintings. Shown for the first time in Cape Town, the featured […]

Artist Feature: Water-dreamer by...

A feature showcase of paintings by Claire Lichtenstein Water-dreamer  Opening 7 October 2017, 11AM David Krut Bookstore 151 Jan Smuts Avenue   “The element of water is the fundamental metaphor for depth and past time.” – Gaston Bachelard, philosopher. Flow is the mutual nature of water and paint. There is life in paint. It is […]

Artist Feature: Maja Maljević

Maja Maljević enjoys a play between the figurative and abstract in creating works that are ultimately ambiguous and elusive. They command a visceral response when engaging the viewer. Each image is a psychedelic assembly point for a wide range of ideas and experiences.

Endale Desalegn at DKW, Parkwood

Endale Desalegn at DKW, Parkwood

Endale Desaleg is an Ethiopian artist working out of Addis Ababa and has recently arrived in South Africa to complete a residency at David Krut Projects. Usually a painter, Endale has also begun to experiment with printmaking while collaborating with Senzo Shabangu and exploring different kinds of mark-making. Alongside these print experiments Endale is working extensively […]

Kristin Yang signing

Kristin Yang signing

This afternoon Kristin Yang brought two of her recent paintings to David Krut Projects. Below are images of her signing the paintings. More of Yang’s work can be seen here.

“An uncertain encounter ou...

“An uncertain encounter outside a corner shop” by Quinten Edward Williams opening 4 April at Parts and Labour, Arts on Main

EXHIBITION | April 5th – April 28th | By appointment (Open Sundays 10:00 – 14:00) “A small stream flows over the pavement into the gutter, making a puddle around a drain on the street. A taxi rumbles past. It does not stop for me. Across the street, a bulldozer is breaking down a building. From […]

Louis Maqhubela – Transfor...

Louis Maqhubela – Transformational Discourse: New Paintings 2010 – 2012, 14 November – 20 December, LONDON

Art First is privileged to present this group of luminous new paintings by Louis Khehla Maqhubela. They are the first works to be completed since his momentous retrospective exhibition: A Vigil of Departure (1960 – 2010), which toured South Africa. Opening at The Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg to great acclaim and historic reunions, the show […]

Virginia MacKenny – images...

Virginia MacKenny’sWaymarker opened at David Krut Projects, Cape Town, on Saturday 3 November 2012. Below are pictures from the event. read more about the exhibition