African Art - David Goldblatt


David Goldblatt

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David Goldblatt has been photographing and documenting South African society for over 50 years. Born in Randfontein in 1930 to parents who came to South Africa to escape the persecution of Lithuanian Jews in 1890, he was simultaneously part of privileged white society and a victim of religious persecution and alienation. Motivated by his contradictory position in South African society, Goldblatt began photographing this society, and in 1963 decided to devote all of this time to photography…

Rousing image by prolific South African photographer David Goldblatt

This South Africa Kit Is a Late Contender for Jersey of the Year

This South Africa jersey, modelled after the 1996 African Cup of Nations-winning kit, is a late contender for best of the year.

David Goldblatt


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David Goldblatt, Photographer, South Africa

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David Goldblatt Three women at 39 Soper Road, Berea, Johannesburg, May 1972 silver gelatin print on fiber-pressed paper Courtesy of David Goldblatt and the Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg

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David Goldblatt A farmer’s son with his nursemaid, Heimweeberg, Nietverdiend, 1964

David Goldblatt A farmer’s son with his nursemaid, Heimweeberg, Nietverdiend, 1964

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David Goldblatt’s South Africa - The L Magazine

To say that the subject of photographer David Goldblatt’s work is South African apartheid is misleading: scenes of violent demonstrations,... Read More

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David Goldblatt - Hacking Habitat

FILTER: FINANCE AND ITS LOGICS Volgens Goldblatt hebben de gewelddadige geschiedenis en de politieke structuur…

© David Goldblatt « Drum majorette », Orlando stadium 1972 – Courtesy La Chambre

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David Goldblatt featured in our list of '22 Striking Portraits That Keep Us Looking'

22 Striking Portraits That Keep Us Looking | Between 10 and 5

David Goldblatt For (almost) as long as humans have been on this earth, portraits have existed in one form or another. We're drawn to portraits - taking them, making them - because they reflect something of our existence here. There's also the fascinating aspect of recognising a bit o ...

'Blitz Maaneveld', David Goldblatt, 2008. Courtesy of the artist and Goodman Gallery

Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography

In 2011, Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography highlighted the work of 17 South African photographers

#DavidGoldblatt The Pursuit of Values currently showing at the #StandardBankGallery  22 October to 5 December 2015  Summaries of his work that emphasize how he "documented life under apartheid", an assessment that does a disservice to the style, scope and method of Goldblatt's work.

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