Drawing Biennial 2017

Exhibition & online fundraising auction of over 200 unique works on paper

Exhibition: 2 March – 26 April · Auction: 12 April 10am – 26 April 9pm


Ansel Krut


Top Pick

from actor Russell Tovey

Year 2015
Medium ink and watercolour on paper
Dimensions 29.6 x 19.7 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Wed 26 April, 2017 at 9:00pm

Ansel Krut:

Ansel Krut (b.1959 Cape Town, South Africa) lives and works in London. Studied BA Fine Art at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa (1982); attended Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris (1982-1983); and recieved an MA Painting from the Royal College of Art, London (1986). Awarded the Abbey Major Scholarship in Painting, British School at Rome (1986-1987). Has been Lecturer in Painting at the Royal College of Art, London since 2006; was a Drawing Fellow at Wimbledon College of Art, London (from 2005-2007); and Artist–lecturer at The National Gallery, London. Select solo exhibtions include Cut Flowers, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY, USA (2016); Verbatim, Jerwood Gallery, Hastings, UK (2014); Ansel Krut, Modern Art, London (2014); Ansel Krut, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, USA (2013); Ansel Krut, Kade, Amersfoort, The Netherlands, invited by Robbert Roos (2011); Ansel Krut, The Armory Show (2011); Ansel Krut, Modern Art, London (2010). Select group exhibitions include Theories of Modern Art, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London (2016); Painters’ Painters, Saatchi Gallery, London (2016); The Violet Crab at DRAF, David Roberts Arts Foundation, London (2015); Feels Like Heaven, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv (2014); Live and Let Die, Modern Art, London (2014); The Tyranny of Grammar, curated by John Strutton, Fishmarket Gallery, Northampton (2011); Art Basel Miami Beach, Modern Art (2010); BFAMI Gala Benefit and Auction (2010); Newspeak: British Art Now Part II, The Saatchi Gallery, London (2010);  Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy (2010); and She awoke with a jerkAndrea Rosen Gallery, New York (2010).