In Some circles the word ‘craft’ often invoke a
“Hare-raising” 300 x 200 x 80 mm Cotton thread and rubber 2019
So usually in order for a work to be seen as “Art” it has to “Earn it’s stripes”.
Earn your stripes, 440 x 250 x 100mm Cotton thread and rubber
Seven years ago I stopped “Horsing around”…
“Horsing around” 350 x 180 x 80mm Cotton thread and rubber 2019
with different mediums/art materials and focused on embroidery and rubber.
I am not a….
“Fly by night” 280 x 180 x 80mm Cotton thread and rubber 2019
“Fly by night” artist, and the process is slow and sometimes painful, but as the saying goes:
“Slothliness is next to Godliness”.
“Slothliness is next to Godliness” 310 x 180 x 80mm Cotton thread and rubber 2019
The group exhibition “Domestic Craft” curated by Nicole O’ Loughlin runs until the 22nd of December. So if you are in Tasmania, feel free to visit the Rosny Farm, where you can also grab a catalogue:
I’m delighted to invite you to 2 group exhibitions opening this week:
Meet the “Lovebirds” and friends at
And then on the other side of the world you are invited to a group exhibition in Tasmania! Some of my rubber-hybrids will be at this show:
Artwork by Sera Waters, “Well Well”
Enjoy the rest of your week!!
I’ve had a couple of inquiries about available work, thank you for the interest and continuous support.
See below a list of work and selected galleries where some works are still available….
- Everard Read gallery Franschoek (Phone: 021 876 2446 –https://www.everard-read-franschhoek.co.za/
“In warm water” 2017 Cotton thread, doillies, and rubber 63 x 128 cm
(k)not of snakes 215 x 108 cm cotton thread and rubber 2018
“Catch of the day” 2017 Cotton thread and rubber 112 x 76 cm
2. Gallery at Grande Provence, Franschoek https://www.grandeprovence.co.za
Meisie met varkore aka Self-portrait as a garden gnome
3. Deepest Darkest Art Gallery, Cape Town Phone: 079 138 4203 https://www.deepestdarkestart.com/hannalie-taute
Little Ogres 2019
4. 99 Loop gallery, Cape town https://www.artsy.net/show/99-loop-gallery-hannalie-taute-familie-kielie
a selection of mixed media work
Meisie met die los tong 2019
Family Motto 2019
5. MContemporary Australia https://mcontemp.com/
“Right of admission reserved” Cotton thread and rubber
6. Millennium gallery, Pretoria https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Art-Gallery/Millennium-Gallery-269876733489843/
Installation view of my work in the group exhibition at Millennium gallery
Please contact the above galleries directly for more information about selected works.
I am happy to say that new work will be included in two group exhibitions at the end of this month…stay tuned for more information about that.
Until then, I hope you have a fabulous week. xxx
Yip, can you believe it! November is here already!
This month started on a high note, with lots of celebrations during the past weekend:
work in progress….
from Halloween, All Saint’s day, The day of the Dead and of course the Rugby World Cup.
I find it fascinating how sport can unite a Nation like it did this weekend.
“Sy is n bok vir sports/ She’s game” 2014 Cotton thread, batting and rubber (Private Collection)
Anyway from sport and celebrations to studio news….As you can see from “She’s game”, my fascination with hybrids comes a long way.
Talking about hybrids….
“Earn your stripes” 2019 Cotton thread, batting and rubber
…a vigor of hybrids, like “Earn your stripes” made their way to Tasmania and will be included in a group exhibition opening at the end of November, curated by Nicole O’Loughlin. I will post more info about this soon.
“Lovebirds” detail embroidered rubber, altered vintage photo 2019
This little bird, her lover and friends are heading off to Knysna for a group exhibition late November… watch this space 😉
I wish you a marvelous week ahead.
Until next time. xxx
I am delighted to announce that my work will be represented by
.M Contemporary gallery at this year’s Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, which opens one week from now from 12-15 September 2019!
And in such good company too: