Weaving meaning through art with Jill Trappler

Jill strokes the brightly coloured tablecloth, gazing at nothing in particular. Deep blue paint is lodged under her chipped finger nails. A weaver by trade, a painter at heart, Jill Trappler has been working in Cape Town as a visual … Read More

Monday Morning Sessions

Monday morning sessions at Ruth Prowse school  start on the 6th of February and continue through to 10th April 2017.  (no class on the 20th March) Please see details about the sessions in the 2016 information.

UCT Summer School 2017

Dear Summer School participant It is with pleasure that  we announce that our Summer school 2017 brochure is on line. Please note that Summer School takes place from Monday 16 to Friday 27 January. Please use the link below: http://www.summerschool.uct.ac.za/ … Read More

Unfolding into Spring

You are invited to An exhibition of new work by Jill Trappler Unfolding into Spring Opening Saturday, 8 October 2016 at 11am Irma Stern Museum, Rosebank, Cape Town http://www.irmasternmuseum.org.za/bulk_messaging/2016_09a_invite.htm Jill Trappler | Eclipse

Light, darkness and depth to mull over

The fact that visual art has the ability to communicate beyond words, almost in ‘another language’, gives it almost always the emotional edge when the subject is about painful issues or about the deeper human condition. In this regard the … Read More

Unfolding into spring

Irma Stern Museum The University of Cape Town Jill Trappler, Eclipse, Series: Weaving and Unwoven, 2015/2016, acrylic on canvas, 160 x 240 cm Jill Trappler Unfolding into spring Opening Saturday the 8th October at 11 am Please join us at … Read More