It’s not a mistake to see a shape in the cloud. That’s what it is to be alive with your eyes open: to be constantly, promiscuously, putting things together.
William Kentridge is one of the world’s leading contemporary artists. His works spans many genres – film, printmaking, books, tapestry, sculpture, and opera and theatre design – but all of these are linked back to the discipline of drawing and the immediacy of the charcoal mark. Born in Johannesburg in 1955, it is through drawing, which for Kentridge is ‘thinking aloud’, that he finds the most direct way to address ‘an art (and politics) in which optimism is kept in check and nihilism at bay’. With over a hundred illustrations, this survey by author and artist Kate McCrickard is an ideal introduction to his diverse achievements.
- Author Kate McCrickard
- Artist William Kentridge
- Pages 128 pp
- Number of illustrations 100 colour
- Dimensions 27 x 21 cm
- Paperback yes
- Publisher Tate Publishing
- ISBN No. 9781854379726
Standard courier delivery
You should receive your order within:
3-5 working days for UK
5-7 working days for Europe, USA, Canada, Fast East and Australasia
7-10 working days for the rest of the world
We aim to deliver custom prints within 14 days. As each print is individually made they take a little longer to prepare. Orders will be dispatched separately from any other item you might order from Tate Online Shop.
Free standard delivery for orders over £50 (excluding certain limited editions).
For orders under £50
Standard UK delivery £3.60.
Custom prints UK £7.50
Insured UK courier £25
Certain limited editions may have higher delivery charges due to their size and value.
For delivery costs for other countries and more information on delivery click here.
Refunds & returns
Tate Online Shop want you to be totally satisfied with your purchase. If for any reason you are not entirely happy with your order – whether you have changed your mind or we have made a mistake – then please contact our Customer Service team by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone on +44 (0)20 7887 8869 (Monday – Friday, 9.00–17.30).
For more information on refunds & returns click here.