In this essay I have focused on the environments occupied by some of South Africa’s poorest people. It would seem that although wealth and power have shifted hands since the first democratic elections in 1994, many of the benefits of these shifts have failed to filter down to grassroots level.
Photographers Archives: Graeme Williams
Graeme Williams, born in 1961 in Cape Town. He lives in Gauteng (South Africa).
Mastering this split image is the role which photographers of African origin have assigned themselves, sometimes against their better judgement, in order to avoid misunderstandings.
Writer(s): Argo Spier, Lawore Olufemi, Odimegwu Onwumere, Patricia Jabbeh Wesley, Segun Akinlolu, Simon Njami, Terry a O’Neal, Uche Nduka
Dreamtime in Breathless Spaces explores the race by property developers to replace natural urban spaces with shopping malls