2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

 Gabrielle Kruger (born 1993), lives and works in Cape Town, South Africa. 

 

exhibitions

Theatre in The Park | Midsummer Night's Dream, An African Adaptation

In Collaboration with The National School of the Arts and Nirox Foundation

Scenography and Costumes by Gabrielle Kruger

Direction by Laine Butler

Production by The National School of the Arts

Nirox Sculpture Park, 16 March 2019.

Artist Residency at Nirox Foundation

Nirox Sculpture Park, 15 January - 2 February 2019

 

Garden Smoothie, a collaborative exhibition between Marlene Steyn and Gabrielle Kruger 

SMAC Gallery, Stellenbosch (South Africa), 22 November 2018 - 23 February 2019

 

The 33rd Chelsea International Fine Art Competition, a group exhibition by the collective award winners

Agora Gallery, New York (USA), 15 September 2018

 

Intersection, a group exhibition including works by Gabriel Choto, Gabrielle Kruger and Neo Matloga

Tyburn Gallery, London (UK). 12 July - 22 September 2018

Solo Project by Gabrielle Kruger

Turbine Art Fair 2018, Johannesburg. 11 - 15 July 2018.

Ungrounding Landscape; Masters Graduate Exhibition by Gabrielle Kruger

Michaelis School of Fine Art, Cape Town (22 - 26 January 2018). 

SS17 Group Exhibtion, curated by Heinrich Groenewaldt

Gallery Momo, Cape Town (December 2017 - January 2018). 

Lady Bush, a group exhibition

Cavalli Gallery, Cape Town (10 September 2017).

Jan van Riebeeck High School Alumni exhibition along with the Frank Kilbourne and Pieter G Colyn historical art collections from the 50s and 70s. Welgemeend Manor House, Cape Town.

Growing Gatherings, an exhibition by Gabrielle Kruger and Kevin Frankental

99 Loop Gallery, Cape Town (5 - 22 April 2017)

Naturalis | Neo Exhibition, a group exhibition curated by Mia Louw and Nicola Kaden 

Neo Venue Space, Bainskloof Pass, Wellington (30 March 2017) 

(http://www.whatsonincapetown.com/post/naturalis-exhibition/)

Growing Matter, Academic Review Exhibition by Gabrielle Kruger

Michaelis School of Fine art, The University of Cape Town, Cape Town (1 February 2017). 

Kingdom, Group Exhibition

Cavalli Gallery, Somerset West (4 September - 30 October 2016).

GRADEX 2015, Class of 2015 Graduate Exhibition, curated by Gabrielle Kruger and Pierre Vermeulen.

 The Visual Art Department of Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch.

 

Growing Intrusions, Graduate Exhibition by Gabrielle Kruger

University of Stellenbosch Visual Art Department (Cum Laude).

Intrusion: an Exhibition | Questions of Contamination and Symbiosis, Solo Academic Exhibition by Gabrielle Kruger

University of Stellenbosch Visual Art Department, Stellenbosch

Dreams Amongst Other Things, a group Exhibition including works by Amber Moir, Mia Louw, Isabella Kuijers and Gabrielle Kruger

Salon 91, Cape Town. (22 April 2015 - 16 May 2015).

Scape, a group exhibition

Stellenbosch University Visual Art Department, Stellenbosch (13 - 17 April 2015)

Drive Through Thursday, a public drawing flashmob performance as part of Kunste Donderdag

Curated by Vulindlela Nyoni, Stellenbosch.

Draw Through Thursday, a drawing performance curated by Vulindlela Nyoni

The Department of Visual Arts, Stellenbosch.

Red Bull Doodle Sessions In Collaboration with Draw Maw, a group exhibition

Curated by Gabrielle Kruger and Sune Vosloo, PJ Olivier Art Centre, Stellenbosch.

Redbull Studio Sessions, a group exhibition, curated by Pierre Vermeulen.

PJ Olivier Art Centre, Stellenbosch. 

The Life of an Object, a group exhibition

Stellenbosch University Visual Art Department.

The Poetics of Space, a group exhibition

Stellenbosch University Visual Art Department.

education

2018 - Masters of Fine Art (MFA) at Michaelis School of Fine Art, The University of Cape Town. (With Distinction)

2015 - Bachelors of Fine Art at the University of Stellenbosch, Western Cape. (Cum Laude).

2011 - Graduated at Jan van Riebeeck Highschool with five distinctions, of which included a 99% average for the subject of Fine Art.

2011 – Senior golden prize winner of the Afrikaanse Eiestedfod in Fine Arts, Western Cape.

2010 - Junior golden prize winner of the Arikaanse Eiestedfod in Fine Arts, Western Cape.

work experience

Creative assistant and textile designer at Isobel Sippel Studio (2015 - current) 

Assistant lecturer in Environmental Art and Intervention  with Prof. Virginia MacKenny

Michaelis School of Fine Art, The University of Cape Town, 2018.

Assistant lecturer in painting with Prof. Virginia MacKenny at the Michaelis School of Fine Art, The University of Cape Town, 2017.