Posts Tagged ‘Cape Town’

Theft of South African Photog’s Work May Be Attempt to Silence Her

Posted by on Wednesday May 16, 2012 | Fine Art

Burglars broke into the Cape Town, South Africa, apartment of award-winning photographer Zanele Muholi and stole more than 20 external hard drives and other computer equipment, according to a report in the Cape Times. Muholi has documented the lives of black lesbians in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Uganda, and has received awards and recognition... More

PDN Video Pick: Pieter Hugo’s “Control” Music Video

Posted by on Monday March 7, 2011 | PDN Video Picks

Photographer Pieter Hugo co-directed this video for South African artist/dj Spoek Mathambo’s “Control,” a very tangy cover of Joy Division’s “She’s Lost Control.” The Cape Town-based Hugo,known for his books and exhibitions Nollywood and The Hyena & Other Men, and cinematographer Michael Cleary shot the video in a hostel in Langa, Cape Town, with a... More