Tag Archives: etchings

DIANE VICTOR – Transcend

With the sharpness of a scalpel artist Diane Victor slices through society’s posturing and pretenses to expose the unsettling, the disturbing and the unjust. She approaches each of her drawings, lithographs and etchings with uncompromising intensity and relentlessly explores the … Continue reading

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‘Fantastic printing, pity about the drawings’, William Kentridge

William Kentridge: The launch of the ‘Nose’ (2007 – 2010) series etchings and publication. William Kentridge supporters braved Johannesburg’s wet weather and the late afternoon traffic to pour into David Krut Bookstore, Arts on Main, in downtown Johannesburg to view … Continue reading

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Kentridge, etching and the technique of printmaking

It is important to differentiate between signed machine prints and individually (hand) made etchings. In view of a previous piece I wrote posing the question whether Kentridge is mass producing works of art, I am specifically devoting some space to … Continue reading

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