AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

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Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Ponte City: A Photobook

Mikhael Subotzky and Patrick Waterhouse’s ‘Ponte City’ will be familiar to many. The photographic project began in 2008 and won the Discovery Award at the Rencontres d’Arles festival in 2011. This month, Steidl published the project as a book, and an accompanying exhibition runs at Le BAL in Paris until April 20th, 2014.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

PHOTOGRAPHY: MARC SHOUL

Marc Shoul’s pictures of Johannesburg’s inner city, especially of the now-working class neighborhood Hillbrow, breaks through “over the wall of white paranoia,” according to new South African culture site, MAHALA. The photo, above, is part of the...