Posts tagged Stephen Hobbs

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 […]

Stephen Hobbs | New works in Let...

Letterpress is a form of relief printing where blocks of movable type are composed and locked into the “bed” or “chase” of a press. The raised surfaces may then be inked up and printed repeatedly onto substrates. Looking at previous work, Hobbs worked with Master Printer Jillian Ross, as well as printmaker Talya Lubinsky and […]

Architecture meets Art in “...

Architecture meets Art in “post-apartheid” South Africa In the hot seat: Artist Stephen Hobbs in conversation with leading architects and collectors on the relationship between art and architecture. “I claim for architects the rights and liberties that painters and poets have held for so long” Pancho Guedes A critical dialogue between art and architecture is […]

Stephen Hobbs In Studio

Team DKP team paid a visit to Stephen Hobbs‘ personal studio, located in the heart of Johannesburg City Centre at Maboneng Precint. Stephen, who is currently preparing for his solo show at David Krut Projects, Parkwood this coming Thursday the 13th of August, was kind enough to show us around his spacious and creative hub. […]

Stephen Hobbs David Krut Worksho...

With an upcoming show on the 13th August at David Krut Projects, entitled ”Permanent Culture”, Stephen Hobbs has been a rather busy man.Whilst prints have been running through the press non-stop, we sat with Stephen in the hopes of gaining further insight into his preparations for the show.   What modes of aesthetic manipulation do […]

Upcoming Exhibition at David Kru...

CARVED RELIEF PRINT GROUP EXHIBITION 5 February to 6 March 2015 | Opening at 18:00 on Thursday 5 February David Krut Projects 142 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood David Krut Projects Johannesburg (DKP) is pleased to announce Carved, a group exhibition of woodcut and linocut relief prints made in the David Krut Print Workshop (DKW) at […]

Jill Ross and Stephen Hobbs visi...

Jill Ross, master printer at DKW (Arts on Main) and artist, Stephen Hobbs visited the DKW (Parkwood) today. This morning Ross came in from DKW Arts on Main to share her expertise on the technicalities of the printing processes with Stephan Hobbs, Daniel Hewson and Sipho Dwala. Later in the day Hobbs continued work on a new […]

Stephen Hobbs – Dazzle Pla...

OPENING  | Thursday 1st November | 18:00 – 21:00 EXHIBITION | November 2nd –  December 15th | By appointment Stephen Hobbs’ preoccupation with camouflage typologies as visual surrogates for Johannesburg’s inherently disruptive nature has extended into a range of mixed media projects, from large scale all over building paintings to conceptual sculptural works. Dazzle Plans, an […]

Stephen Hobbs – Research v...

At the end of May, Stephen Hobbs visited Cape Town in order to conduct some research for his exhibition at David Krut Projects in Newlands in 2014. The visit included a walk in Newlands Forest on the base of Table Mountain with a view to inspecting the abandoned Groote Schuur zoo architecture, particularly the lion […]

Trinity Session and Hobbs/Neuste...

On 15 March 2012, The Trinity Session previewed its REVIEW Exhibition inside the factorybuilding at 281 Commissioner Street, Johannesburg. The Trinity Session’s two founding members, Stephen Hobbs and Marcus Neustetter, are celebrating ten years of collaboration by displaying videos, photography, mind maps and artifacts from a dense archive of research on large projection surfaces. Despite […]

The Installation of Alexandra Ro...

Alexandra Ross in her studio, Berlin, 2010

Alexandra Ross 1:1 David Krut Projects, 2 June – 9 July 2011 Alexandra Ross has been setting up her installation at David Krut Projects, on Jan Smuts Avenue since Monday 30th May. The exhibition, 1:1 opens on Thursday 2 June, from 6pm. It’s not often we close the gallery for 4 days for set-up, but this […]