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Talks + Workshops

Self-Publishing

David Krut Projects and the AVA Gallery, October 2015

Featured artists - Jenna Bass (Jungle Jim), Sebastian Borckenhagen, Laura Windvogel (Lady Skollie), Stefan Naudé (The Lake Magazine), Jean de Wet and Kent Andreasen

A line-up of six influential creatives in Cape Town's self-publishing industry sharing their insights into the subculture as it stands today, as well as their personal experiences and processes.

 

Art and Publishing

David Krut Projects and AVA Gallery, October 2016

Featured artists - Caroline Mackintosh and Candice Jezek, Nick Mulgrew and Michael Tymbios

This talk touched on a specific body of work by Caroline Mackintosh and Candice Jezek titled Into the Murmur, detailing their methods around their handmade book and accompanied show. Michael Tymbios gave an overview into his celebrated project, First Thursdays, as well as his personal processes as a creative. Lastly, Nick Mulgrew, associate editor of Prufrock, shared his knowledge on uHlanga Press, his independent publishing house, focused on South African poetry.

 

Oh Sew Tangible

Warren Editions, December 2016

Open Panel Discussion featuring famed embroidery artist Danielle Clough, and artist, designer and ceramicist Ello Xray Eyez, as well as myself.

These artists explored the topic "Tangibility", discussing how it has impacted their art and practice, in an ever-growing digital society. 

Photo Zines and Self-Publishing

Orms Cape Town School of Photography2015

Introduction to local and global self-publishing and zine-making in relation for photography for second year students, who were preparing for the production of their final portfolio.

Zine Workshop 

Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography, May 2017

Zine workshop and presentation introducing first year students to the sub-culture in relation to a project focusing on the topic of identity.