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By - Hagen

William Kentridge: Thought in Full Flight

In this episode, we focus on the presence of birds in the work of William Kentridge. Here we present to you a collection of thoughts and writings about birds and the making of them, taken from publications on the artist’s work. Extracts were taken from texts written by Bronwyn Law-Viljoen and Kate McKrickard in FLUTE

By - Erinn Straughan

Collectibles at The David Krut Bookstore

Eccentric and with an enormous range of interests, The David Krut Bookstore has an exceptional range of collectible books. From William Kentridge’s vast collection of texts and art books, to fashion icons and African Heritage, the treasures hidden on our shelves are gift worthy and covetable and extremely limited in availability! Ardmore: We are because

By - Erinn Straughan

“A Room without Books is like a Body with no Soul”

“Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.” — Leonardo da Vinci Literature and writing, storytelling and poetry, the verbal and written arts that are so seldom recognised for what they are and could potentially be. Books hold the essence of their author and

By - Erinn Straughan

This Week’s Theme: David Krut Publications

David Krut began its publishing activities with a CD-ROM on William Kentridge in 1997 and in 1999 David Krut Publishing was approached to publish a series of monographs on South African artists who had a well-established career, but who had never a book published about their work. The TAXI-ART BOOKS SERIES were published together with

By - Erinn Straughan

Connecting the Dots

Books, Art and Art Making 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. Here at 151 Jan

By - Erinn Straughan

João Renato Orecchia Zúñiga

João Renato Orecchia Zúñiga abroad David Krut Projects is currently showcasing Instruction, a solo project by João Renato Orecchia Zúñiga at David Krut Projects, 142A Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood, Johannesburg. Running from 14 May – 14 June 2019. Orecchia is now travelling internationally to perform his compositions with The Blind Mass Orchestra during the Holland

By - Rachel van Blydenstein

Book Launch: Being Led by the Nose | Jane Taylor and William Kentridge 🗓

In a comfortable setting, tucked at the back of the bookstore, William Kentridge and Jane Taylor had what seemed to be a casual conversation between two friends about their collaborative work.  Taylor guided the conversation by drawing on her discoveries about Kentridge and his work with The Nose (Dmitri Shostakovitch’s opera), which prompted Kentridge to

By - Rachel van Blydenstein

Book Launch | William Kentridge & Jane Taylor | Being Led by the Nose 🗓

David Krut Bookstore and Jane Taylor are pleased to announce the release of William Kentridge – Being Led by the Nose  Book Launch:  26 August 2017 11 am David Krut Bookstore | 151 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood Join us for a fantastic morning of conversation between Jane Taylor and William Kentridge Book Specifications: Hardcover |

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