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Figures & fictions : contemporary South African photography

Author: Tamar Garb; Martin Barnes; Victoria and Albert Museum.
Publisher: Göttingen, Germany : Steidl ; London : V & A Publishing, 2011, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents images, with a focus on figural photography, produced between 2000 and 2010 by 17 South African photographers: David Goldblatt, Santu Mofokeng, Guy Tillim, Pieter Hugo, Zwelethu Mthethwa, Berni Searle, Jodi Bieber, Terry Kurgan, Zanele Muholi, Hasan and Husain Essop, Roelof van Wyk, Graeme Williams, Kudzanai Chiurai, Sabelo Mlangeni, Jo Ractliffe, Mikhael Subotzky, and Nontsikelelo Veleko.
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Interviews
Exhibitions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tamar Garb; Martin Barnes; Victoria and Albert Museum.
ISBN: 9783869302669 3869302666 9783869303062 3869303069
OCLC Number: 701807119
Notes: "Published to coincide with the exhibition Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography in the Porter Gallery, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, curated by Tamar Garb and Martin Barnes, 12 April - 17 July, 2011"--Title page verso.
Description: 312 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Foreword / Martin Barnes --
Figures and fictions: South African photography in the perfect tense / Tamar Garb --
Plates --
Interviews and artists' statements --
Thinking from the South: reflections on image and place / Tamar Garb [and others] --
Exhibition checklist.
Other Titles: Figures and fictions
Responsibility: Tamar Garb.

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Presents images, with a focus on figural photography, produced between 2000 and 2010 by 17 South African photographers: David Goldblatt, Santu Mofokeng, Guy Tillim, Pieter Hugo, Zwelethu Mthethwa, Berni Searle, Jodi Bieber, Terry Kurgan, Zanele Muholi, Hasan and Husain Essop, Roelof van Wyk, Graeme Williams, Kudzanai Chiurai, Sabelo Mlangeni, Jo Ractliffe, Mikhael Subotzky, and Nontsikelelo Veleko.

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