DAVID BRITS  

David Brits is an award-winning social impact artist whose experimental métier is dedicated to investigations in public-scale sculpture. Equally energised by material exploration and archival investigation, Brits’ practice spans installation, print-making, drawing and film. 


Recent major public sculpture commissions include the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation, the Spier Arts Trust and the Iziko South African National Gallery.

Brits is the winner of the Rupert Foundation’s inaugural Social Impact Arts Prize and a recipient of the Barbara Fairhead Award for Social Responsibility in Art.


Upcoming:


Jan 2022: Richter Art Residency, Moscow.

Current:

Tears Become Rain: Social Impact Arts Prize film launch & immersive exhibition — Latitudes Online  

Red Edge (Ouroboros 1.3.1) Public Sculpture installed at the Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town.


Recent:


Materiality, Group Show at the Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape TownTown.




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Drawing Concertina I–III
2019 
Drawing folio & 3D printed sculptural maquette. Dimensions variable 

Available through the proto~ store at the A4 Foundation. 
23 Buitenkant St, Zonnebloem, Cape Town. 
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