AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Benitha Vlok

Friday, July 1st, 2011

Pretty in Pink

In 2009 the British photographer Araminta de Clermont made a set of portraits of high school seniors (locally known as matrics) in their prom night garb (locally known as matric balls). The subjects were all from the Cape Flats, that expanse of mostly working class and poor ghettos in Cape Town.  The photographs were published in UK