Cale Waddacor: breathing new life into analogue photography with the platform DEAD TOWN

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DEAD TOWN is a platform aimed at highlighting the work of contemporary analogue film photographers in South Africa. It focuses on a wide spe...

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Cahil Sankar: making waves with documentary photography


Cahil Sankar has gained popularity with his vivid motion blurring band photography. Sankar shoots interchangeably between digital and analog...

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Christa Dee / Photography / 1 year ago

Hanneke van Leeuwen // A sculptural approach to photography


I had a conversation with Dutch photographer Hanneke van Leeuwen about her work and the time she spent visiting Johannesburg. Growing up ...

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Christa Dee / Photography / 1 year ago

Rethinking documentary photography – A conversation with Giya Makondo-Wills

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Giya Makondo-Wills is a young British-South African documentary photographer based in the UK. I had a conversation with her about her latest...

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Christa Dee / Photography / 1 year ago

Images for the words you cannot find: An interview with photographer Kelly Makropoulos


I got to know photographer Kelly Makropoulos in an interview about her creative process and what she is working on at the moment. Tell ou...

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Christa Dee / Photography / 1 year ago

Photographer Carl David Jones on the art of image making


I had a conversation with photography magician Carl David Jones about his journey as a photographer and what he has planned for his work thi...

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Christa Dee / Photography / 2 years ago

Self-discovery through imagery – ‘Plastic Crowns’ exhibition by photographer Phumzile Khanyile

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Young photographer Phumzile Khanyile is showing her first solo exhibition titled Plastic Crowns at the Market Photo Workshop gallery in Joha...

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Christa Dee / Photography / 2 years ago

Wits Silent Protest 2016 – Solidarity | Disruption | Remembrance | Healing

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#SilentProtest #SilentProtestWits #DemandPEP #BreakingTheSilence #1in3 #rememberkhwezi The power of Womxn's solidarity and the power of sil...

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Beth Vale / Photography / 2 years ago

Party[ing] Politics: East-Side Youth Pre-Gaming the Election


Dusk falls in Katlehong. A line of cars extends down the Nota street pavement, connecting the provisional barricades to the Hurricanes entra...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 2 years ago

Petite Noir – Future Wave

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The media coverage of last weekend’s South African Music Awards has been dominated by Riky Rick and AKA’s petulant responses to not winning ...

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Ghost Writer / art&culture / 2 years ago

Sosesame Gallery; a critical cooperative injecting new life-blood into SA’s art system.


Sosesame is the new kid on the gallery block, having opened in Melville in April of this year. The fact that this buzzing cultural precinct ...

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Ghost Writer / Photography / 2 years ago

Bubblegum Club is hosting DENY / DENIAL / DENIED, the culmination of Roberta Rich’ studio residency at Assemblage

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Artist Roberta Rich has been in residence at Assemblage Studios since February 2016. Her time at Assemblage now culminates with an exhibitio...

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