Ansel Krut

South Africa 1959

Painting

Ansel Krut
Ansel Krut
Male
South Africa
1959
October 6, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Ansel Krut is a South Africa born artist who lives and works in London. He obtained his MA in Painting from the Royal College of Art in 1986. The loopy, cartoonish paintings of South African artist Ansel Krut (born 1959) revel in a joyous absurdity, conjuring up colorful whirlwinds of Bacon-esque mutations, disembodied protruding eyeballs and squashed or inflated humanoid forms.