Posts Tagged ‘Zanele Muholi’

Q&A: Yancey Richardson on Gender Diversity in the Art World

Posted by on Wednesday September 20, 2017 | Fine Art

A study published this spring by The City University of New York’s Guttman College argued that the art world remains predominantly white and male. Nearly 70 percent of the artists represented at 45 prominent New York galleries were male, the study suggested. One exception to this trend is Yancey Richardson, who represents 18 women and... More

David Bailey, Zanele Muholi Among Honorees at ICP Infinity Awards 2016

Posted by on Wednesday April 13, 2016 | Awards/Contests/Grants

  The International Center of Photography (ICP ) honored their 2016 Infinity Award winners at a gala in New York City on April 11. David Bailey, the fashion and portrait photographer, received the 2016 Infinity Award for Lifetime Achievement. The award for Documentary & Photojournalism went to South African photographer/activist Zanele Muholi. The Art award... More

Photogs Richard Mosse and Zanele Muholi Named Top “Global Thinkers” by Foreign Policy

Posted by on Monday December 9, 2013 | Fine Art, Media

Two photographers, Richard Mosse and Zanele Muholi, made Foreign Policy (FP) magazine’s list of “The Leading Global Thinkers of 2013.” The list of 100 people Foreign Policy chose to single out in its hefty digital feature includes Edward Snowden, John Kerry, Elon Musk, The Pope, Rand Paul, scientists, innovators, politicians and artists. FP cited Mosse... More

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