Studio update- Winter 2021

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Whew, July was a strange month: from billionaires in space, to looting in South Africa and more close to home = a broken appliances as well as a traffic fine. Let’s hope August will be peaceful, calm, and things working out without rushing;-)

work in progress

August is my birthday month and I am happy to say that some of my older work will be included in an upcoming exhibition which opens on the same day as my birthday! In celebration I will be giving away this ‘Chocolate bunny” from this exhibition to one lucky person.

This group exhibition is called: Thread(ed): Interlacing womxn in the 21st century, to be held at the Association of Arts, Pretoria from 13 August – 4 September 2021

More details to follow later

But here is a sneak peek:

She does not hold water 63 x 48 cm Cotton thread, batting and rubber, wood- framed (Photographer Kleinjan Groenewald)

I watched a beautiful movie on Netflix called: It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood, which was inspired by an article featured in Esquire about Mr Rogers. After I watched the movie, I read the article, and I would like to share the following quote which really moved me with you:

Anyway, back to studio news:

The KKNK festival virtual exhibition Amplifica is still showing until the end of August. Here is a short video featuring the curator Dineke van der Walt talking about it:

and here is a video we made in my studio with the works in question:

That’s a wrap for now. Keep calm and keep warm until next time….

Available work – March 2021

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From time to time I get requests for available work, so I thought it a good time to update here:

“Change of Plans” 2020 Cotton thread and rubber Hannalie Taute

A change of plans is available at the Jan Rupert Art Centre in Graaff-Reineit. View the full catalogue here:

April Fool 2019 Cotton thread and rubber Hannalie Taute

April Fool is available via MContemporary Gallery in Australia, view the full catalogue here:

Boo Hoo 2020 Cotton thread and rubber Hannalie Taute

Boo Hoo is available via the Corrie Scribante Gallery/ Pencil Art Foundation view here: http://www.findglocal.com/XX/Unknown/182074992401744/The-Corrie-Scribante-Gallery

Blah blah blah Cotton thread and rubber 67 x 55 cm 2020 Hannalie Taute

Blah Blah Blah will be available from The Viewing room Gallery. Inquiries can be made here: https://www.stlorient.co.za/contact/

Lost, 800 x 600 mm cotton thread and rubber 2019 Hannalie Taute (my work photographed by Kleinjan Groenewald)

“Lost’ is available via the Gallery Grande Provance. Please contact them here: https://www.grandeprovence.co.za/blog/category/gallery-exhibitions/

Diana lyk so alleen 2021 Cotton thread, Fabriano and rubber Hannalie Taute

And last but not least, I have some works on paper available from my studio. You can view the list here:

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1Ttti9ZSxS4Pms_3hicvgc1lgKqepJYvx

Please use my ‘contact’ page for any other inquiries. Thank you xxxx

From a Monumental moment to Size Matters…

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A visual journey……

Monumental Moment 2015
A Monumental moment for Stink Afrikaners show 2016
A monumental moment 2018 Photographer Kleinjan Groenewald as exhibited at the Pretoria Art Museum
from a Monumental moment to Size matters (work in progress()
Studio view 2020
Size Matters 2020 photographed by Kleinjan Groenewald
Hannalie Taute with Size Matters photographed by Kleinjan Groenewald
Hannalie Taute photographed by Kleinjan Groenewald. Thanks for being witness….

Our Mother who art here on earth…

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Or rather…

Our Mother who art our beloved earth…Happy Mothers day.

I recently learned about some of Mother Natures amazing creatures via a very entertaining series called: Absurd Planet:

Highly recommended!

I am in awe of some of the amazing tricks these creatures have to be able to survive in very interesting conditions, which made me think about a character in a Roald Dahl book….

 

“I thought up secret plans and clever tricks” said the crocodile in the story: The  enormous crocodile by Roald Dahl.