The Spirit of District Six: 32 Interesting Black and White Photographs Capture Everyday Life of Cape Town, South Africa in 1970
Now in his 70s, the South African photographer Cloete Breytenbach began working as a journalist on an Afrikaans-language newspaper in Cape Town in 1951 and went on to an international career. But Cape Town remained his home base, and “District Six,” his moving series of photographs at White Box, is set there. District Six was the name of an area that was Dutch colonial farmland in the 18th century and by the 20th had become a lively part of Cape Town. Its population was racially and…
This is an original painting of the "Seven Steps" , in Hanover street, District 6--painted by the artist, David, 1987, which I have. I lived on the border of District 6--Walmer Estate and walked down Hanover street, many, many, times, when it was alive with all its colourful characters, its traditions, its soul, its vibrancy, its many aromas of magnificent food, wafting through the windows, its laughter and then its sadness, as many were removed from the homes of their forefathers.
Distrik Ses, #11: Die slopings en gedwonge verskuiwings - Luister Donderdag 20:30 | RSGplus
Wat weet jy van Distrik Ses? Van die strate, die eertydse inwoners, die musikante, die speletjies wat die kinders op straat gespeel het en die lewe in die dorp? Johan van Lill het dié insiggewende dokumentêre reeks Distrik Ses – elke straat het ’n storie saamgestel. RSG kry baie reaksie van oud-inwoners van Distrik Ses. Ons sê dankie. Laat hoor gerus van julle! Hier is kort uittreksel oor die reeks: Oor die volgende dertien weke gaan ons kyk na hoe Distrik Ses ontstaan het. Met die hulp van…
Gregoire Johannes Boonzaier - Red Roofs, Clouds and Table Bay
Gregoire Johannes Boonzaier - Red Roofs, Clouds and Table Bay signed and dated 1979; signed and inscribed with the title on the reverse oil on board