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Bank (A.) & (L.) eds. KRONOS 30, journal of Cape History/ tydskrif vir Kaaplandse geskiedenis, special issue: Eastern Cape
256 pp., maps, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R190
Includes "Framing African Women: visionaries in southern African and their photographic afterlife, 1850-2004" by Helen Bradford and "'Oh Hurry to the River': the meaning of 'uMamlambo' models in the Tyumie Valley, Eastern Cape" by Seán Morrow and Nwabisa Vokwana.
Bank (A.) ed. KRONOS 31, journal of Cape history, November 2005
288 pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R190
Articles include "History and Film: a roundtable discussion of 'Proteus'" edited by Susan Newton-King. "Proteus" is a feature film directed by Jack Lewis (South Africa) & John Greyson (Canada). Also includes "The Private Performance of Events" colonial period rock art from the Swartruggens" by Simon Hall & Aron Mazel & "Photography with a Difference: Leon Levson's camera studies and photographic exhibitions of native life in South Africa, 1947-1950" by Gary Minkley & Ciraj Rassool.
Bank (A.) ed. KRONOS 32, journal of Cape history, November 2006
287 pp., maps, b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R190
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Centre for Humanities Research of the University of the Western Cape.

This edition includes "Inside and Outisde", a conversation between photographer Mikhael Subotzky and Michael Godby as well as a selection of Suboktzky's photographs of prisoners and ex-prisoners from his series "Die Vier Hoeke", "Umjiegwana" & "Beaufort West" and "'The Africa I Know': film and the making of 'Bushmen' in Laurens van der Post's Lost World of the Kalahari (1956)" by Lauren van Vuuren.
Bank (A.) ed. KRONOS 33, journal of Cape history, November 2007
287 pp., map, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2007. R250
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Centre for Humanities at the University of the Western Cape.

Contributions include "Power, Secrecy, Proximity: a short history of South African photography" by Patricia Hayes,
"Gopal Naransamy: a photographer without photographs" by Stefanie Lotter, and
"'Something Raw and Real': Tracey Derrick discusses her photography with Michael Godby.
Bank (A.) ed. KRONOS 36, southern African histories, November 2010
344 pp., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2010. R295
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Department of Humanties Research at the University of the Western Cape.

Contributions include:
"Alfred Martin Duggan-Cronin's Photographs for The Bantu Tribes of South Africa (1928-1954): the construction of an ambiguous idyll" by Michael Godby
"'Re la Tsoantso' ('Father of the Pictures'): Joseph Denfield's photography, 1944-1965" by Phindezwa Mnyaka.
Chiurai (K.), Matsetela (L.) & Taplin (K.) eds. STATE OF THE NATION, Lines vol.3 2012
111 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2012. R575
"'Lines' magazine is a supplement of literary expression and graphic continuation of Kudzanai Chiurai's art exhibitions - providing space for others to expand on his visual rhetoric and questioning." pg.3

Kudzanai Chiurai's "State of the Nation" exhibition dealt with the subject of revolution. The articles in this edition of Lines magazine address the theme of revolution and question the status quo of South Africa, and Africa as a whole.

Contributors include Charles Nhamo Rupare, Sean O'Toole, Lucky Makena, Sindi-Leigh and Tenielle McBride. Also includes a selection of photographs by Chris Saunders and drawings, paintings and photographs from Chiurai's "State of the Nation" exhibition.

Kudzanai Chiurai was born in 1981 in Zimbabwe. Currently he lives and works in Johannesburg.
Hayes (P.) & Bank (A.) eds. KRONOS, journal of Cape history, no.27, November 2001, special issue: visual history
346 pp., illus., paperback, Institute of Historical Research, University of th, Cape Town, 2001. R180
Includes "Photography and the Performance of History" by Elizabeth Edwards; "The Interdependence of Photography and Painting on the South West Africa Expedition of James Chapman and Thomas Baines, 1861-1862" by Michael Godby; "Anthropology and Portrait Photography: Gustav Fritsch's Natives of South Africa, 1863-1872" by Andrew Bank; "Blank Verbeeld, or the Incredible Whiteness of Being: amateur photography and Afrikaner nationalist historical narrative" by Marijke du Toit; "Downcast: mining, men and the camera in Colonial Zimbabwe, 1890-1930" by Josiah Mhute; "Vision and Violence: photographies of war in Southern Angola and Northern Namibia" by Patricia Hayes; "Shoot to Kill: photographic images in the Namibian independence/ bush war" by Casper Erichsen; "Screening Saints and Sinners: the construction of filmic and video images of black and white South Africans in western popular culture during the late apartheid era" by Vivian Bickford-Smith & "The Renaturing of African Animals: film and literature in the 1950s and 1960s" by William Beinart.
Law-Viljoen (B.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol 09 issue 03, opinions that matter
75 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2011. R95
In this issue:
"Changing Gears", in which Alexandra Dodd speaks to choreographer Jay Pather
"Soviets in the Archive", in which Alexandra Dodd reflects on the life and legacy of poster designer Jon Berndt
"Beyond the Surface", in which Mary Corrigall considers the role of textiles in the works of various artists including Nicholas Hlobo, Lawrence Lemaoana, and Andrew Verster
"Tables of Uncomfortable Contents; reading between the lines", by Alexander Opper, in which he considers the use of the table in art
"No One Size Fits All", in which Raél Salley discusses the relationship between design and art in a painting by Serge Alain
"History Never Sounded So Good", by Michael Blake, on new South African opera
"Looking with New Eyes", in which Anthea Buys looks at the history of collecting at the Johannesburg Art Gallery
"South African Splendour" by Luke Dormehl, in which he considers the work of the comic artists Andre and Nathan
"The Body as Work", in which Paul Wessels remembers artist Mark Hipper, who died in August 2010.
Law-Viljoen (B.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, opinions that matter, vol.11, issue 01, spring 2012
96 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2012. R95
Articles in this issue include:
"The Case of the Spear", by David Freedberg, on the controversy around the Brett Murray painting
"As If Things Weren't Hot Enough" by Deborah Seddon, on Brett Bailey's "Exhibit A"
"The Oblique" by Jane Taylor, on dOCUMENTA (13)
"The Question Is; What is Digital Art?" by Tegan Bristow
"The Garden of Melancholia and Boredom" by Jonathan Cane, on the South African lawn
"Ten Fingers to Count the Stars", in which Paula Fourie interviews Athol Fugard
Malcolmess (B.) ed. ADJECTIVE, volume 1, issue 2, winter 2017
87pp., illus., paperback, No Place, 2017. R365
Contributions include:
"The Sea: an enduring space of contemporaneity" by Sean O'Toole
"The Parliament of Bodies: some thoughts" by Thuli Gamedze
Bettina Malcomess in conversation with Dineo Bopape
Obituary of Barend de Wet by Sean O'Toole
Mitha (H.) ed. CONTEMPO, arts + culture + design, Aug/Sept 2006, number 3
96 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2006. R68
Includes profiles on artists Wim Botha, Richard Scott and Pamela Stretton, articles on the 2006 ABSA L'Atelier Art Competition, architect Revel Fox and the Tyronne Appollis Retrospective Exhibition, a look at trends in South African architecture, and more.
Nurse (J.) ed. LAUGH IT OFF ANNUAL, volume 3
255 pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R150
A collection of humerous poetry and prose on religious themes. South African contributions include photographs by Dale Yudelman, Roger Ballen, comic strips by Nicolene Louw, Daan, Andy Mason, Andrzej Nowicki, Hannah Morris, John Curtis, and Patrick & Alex Latimer and exiled Zimbabwean Kudzanai Chiurai's "Presidential Wallpaper".

Volume 1 is still available @ R150. Volume 2 is now out of print.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.3, issue 2, summer 2004
96 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R70
Contents include "Imaging and Imagining", an interview with Penny Siopis conducted by Sipho Mdanda, "Evidence and Artifice", in which Maureen de Jager interviews 2004 Standard Bank Young Artist of the Year Kathryn Smith and offers a reading of her show, "Euphemism", "Looking, Being Seen and Locating", a reading of South African video art by James Sey, "It's a Sporting Life", a look at recent works by Tracey Rose and Kevin Brand by Rory Bester, "Performances of Masculinity" by Yvette Gresle and "Take It Like A Man", an article on how artists are attempting to deal with the issue of HIV/AIDS by Brendon Maart.

Also includes reviews of "Personal Affects", Museum for African Art & Catherdral of St John the Divine in New York by Sean O'Toole, "The Brett Kebble Art Awards" by Tracy Murinik, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 3 issue 3, autumn 2005
95 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70
Includes "Sex, Lies and Simulacra", an interview with Wim Botha, this year's Standard Bank Young Artist award winner conducted by Hazel Friedman; "Borderline Cases: Jeremy Wafer's radical edge" by David Bunn, "A Northern Story" in which Phillip Rikhosto talk to Kathy Coates about life after the Brett Kebble award; "Some Sort of Place" a look at the symbolic universe of photographer Roger Ballen by Bronwyn Law-Viljoen; "The Fire Starter", an edited extract from Zulu's forthcoming Taxi Art book by Colin Richards, "Departures and Arrivals" an article on South African documentary photography by Svea Josephy, "In Search of African Forms" in which Elsa Miles recalls the sculptural work of Sydney Kumalo and Tosby Keipedele; "Bright Young Things II" which profiles five emerging artists: Dineo Bopape, Langa Magwa, Jacki McInnes, Nandi Mntambo & Stefanus Rademeyer, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol 3, issue 1, spring 2004
95 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R70
Includes "Nadir to Zenith", a critical re-evaluation of Jo Ractliffe's earlier photographic output by Rory Bester; "Unspeakable Landscapes", an investigation of Santu Mofokeng's photographs of the landscape around Auschwitz, Birkenau and Krakow by Bronwyn Law-Viljoen; "Other Landscapes", a look at contemporary South African landscape painting by Virginia MacKenny; "Curating the Future", a discussion of the selection criteria informing the 2004 Brett Kebble Award by Khwezi Gule, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.3 issue 4, winter 2005
95 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70
Contents include "Dumile Feni: a struggle for identity" by Ivor Powell, "Celebrating Feni" by Prince Dube, "Notes on a Bushveld Naturalist", an article on Leigh Voigt's art by Sean O'Toole and "Meeting Halfway", an article on Willem Boshoff by Ivan Vladislavíc, author of a monograph on the artist.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 4, issue 1, spring 2005
95 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70
Articles include "At the Centre's Edge", an interview with Robin Rhode conducted by young South African artists; "The Search for Middle C", an article on David Goldblatt which includes the first half of Michael Godby's essay, "David Goldblatt: the personal and the political", published in "David Goldblatt: fifty-one years" published by the Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, "In Living Colour", an examination of Goldblatt's recent colour work by Michael MacGarry and Goldblatt's personal reflections on the process of publishing his book "Some Afrikaners Photographed"; reviews of William Kentridge's recent exhibitions at the Johannesburg Art Gallery, the Goodman Gallery and David Krut's Art Resource, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol 4, issue 2, summer 2005.
95 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2005. R70
Articles include "$3.34-Million Later: money & meaning in Marlene Dumas" by Ivor Powell, "Notes on a Carnal Medium", in which Penny Siopis writes on painting, "Where is Everybody", in which Kathryn Smith looks at Walter Battiss's happenings & "Encounters with Architecture", in which Hannah le Roux looks at three recent cultural projects.

This issue focuses especially on painting, with articles on Mustafa Maluka, John Meyer, Robert Hodgins, Penny Siopis, Matthew Hindley, Tracy Payne, Colbert Mashile, Deborah Poynton, Joni Brenner, Wayne Barker, Mxolisi Sapeta, Themba Shibase, Dorothee Kreutzfeldt, Kudzanai Chiurai, Trasi Henen, Garth Erasmus, Andries Gouws & Peter Eastman.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.4, issue 3, autumn 2006
95 pp., 4to., colour & b/w illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70
Includes a special focus: "Artistic Modernity and the Avant-Garde", with essays by Sean O'Toole, James Sey, Khwezi Gule, Gabi Ngcobo, Thuthu Lesuthu & Sharlene Khan. Also includes a conversation between Johan Thom and Willem Boshoff and an essay on the recent "Sessions eKapa" conference by Kim Gurney.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, volume 4, issue 4, winter 2006
96 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus, paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70
Includes articles by Karel Nel, Liese van der Watt, Sandra Klopper, Mario Pissarra, Hazel Friedman, Chika Okeke-Agulu, Sam Radithalo, Carine Zaayman, Gerhard Schoeman, Jillian Carman & Delinda Collier on the "Picasso and Africa " exhibition, photo essays by Nontsikelilo "Lolo" Veleko, T.J.Lemon & Koto Bolofo, "Love Songs in Silk", a profile on Billie Zangewa, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, Vol. 5, No.1, spring 2006
95 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2006. R70
Articles include "Roar Against Silence" by Rory Bester, which discusses Joachim Schönfeldt's three-headed lioness sculpture, "Afro-Alien Exquisite Corpses" by Tracy Murinik, in which she profiles the Kenyan-born artist Wangechi Mutu, conversations with Roselee Goldberg, Mlungisi Zondi and Nicholas Hlobo, a review of William Kentridge's exhibition, "Black Box/Chambre Noir", at the Johannesburg Art Gallery, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 5, issue, 2, summer 2007
95 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2007. R70
A special eroticism issue, the contents include "Pictures of the Dead" by Mary Corrigall, which explores how women are challenging stereotypical representations of feminine death; "The Confessions of Perverts" by Nadine Botha, who suggests that erotica in art needs to explore itself and its purpose; "Weighing Masculinity", an article on Nicholas Hlobo and how he deals with homosexuality in South Africa by Ruth Simbao; "The Body Politic" by Sandra Klopper, who argues that the naked body is always inscribed in and through culture; "Sex and Sensibility", an article on Diane Victor's images of sex and perversion by Michael Smith, "Biting Comedy", an examination of Anton Kannemeyer's pornographic images by Gerhard Schoeman, "Under the Skin", a reading of Zanele Muholi's photographs by Hazel Firedman, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.5 no.3, autumn 2007
96 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2007. R70
Includes articles on Berni Searle, Peter Clarke, Jonathan Shapiro, Paul Edmunds, Monique Pelser, Zander Blom, Sabelo Mlangeni, Malicke Sidibé, Sam Nhlengethwa, Anawana Haloba, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 5 issue 4, winter 2007
95 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2007. R70
Articles include Ivor Powell on Jane Alexander, Laurie Ann Farrell on Candice Breitz, Kim Gurney on Pierre Fouché, Ruth Kerkham Simbao on Credo Mutwa, James Sey on Afrofuturism, a conversation between Ruth Sacks and Sean O'Toole, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.5, no.1, spring 2007
112 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2007. R70
A special themed issue exploring "the intersection of contemporary artistic practice and an age-old subject: the animal".

Articles include "Speaking Dogs: undoing the human in art" by Lize van Robbroeck,
"Artless Beasts?" by Colin Richards,
"Meditations on the Doubting, Playing Animal" by Brenden Gray,
"Botched Taxidermies" by Siobhan McCusker and
"Invisible Nature/ Invisible Africa" by David Brodie,
as well as "America is (not) the World" by Kathryn Smith, on why Documenta XII is better than the Venice Biennale, and much more.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, volume 6, issue 2, summer 2007
96 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2007. R70
Articles include "The Fossil Alphabet" by Antjie Krog, in which she discusses her selection of a David Goldblatt photograph for her collections of poems, "Body Bereft",
"Age of Desire?" by Penny Siopis, in which she responds to the David Goldblatt photograph for "Body Bereft",
"A Persistent View: White on Black" in which Lize van Robbroeck revisits historical writings on Black South African artists,
"Between Warp and Woof", an article on Willem Boshoff's art by Gerhard Schoeman, and
"The Reading List", in which artists, contributors and friends list their favourite books.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 6, issue 3, autumn 2008
111 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2008. R80
Articles include "Anxious Surfaces", by Virginia MacKenny, on Marlene Dumas's paintings,
"Made New, Made Better" by Rory Bester, an interview with Kay Hassan,
"The Human Face of History" by Christine Eyene, on George Hallett's exile photographs,
and a review of the Spier Comtemporary 2007 exhibition
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, volume 6, issue 4, winter 2008
112 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2008. R80
Articles include Brett Murray on Andrzej Nowicki; Sean O'Toole on Jonah Sack; Rory Bester, Anthea Buys, Carol Brown, Mary Corrigall, Sue Williamson and others on the Joburg Art Fair; Robyn Sassen and Matthew Crouse on Dance Umbrella; and interviews with Linda Givon, Michael Stevenson, Warren Siebrits, Marilyn Martin and Monna Mokoena.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, weighting the Africa in South Africa
112 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2008. R80
Contents include a special focus on xenophobia, a Fred de Vries interview with Achille Mbembe, Rory Bester on Alfred Thoba, Diane Wylie on Thami Mnyele, Gerhard Schoeman on Neil Goedhals, Robyn Sassen on Reshma Chhiba, Anthea Buys on Gabrielle Goliath, Nadine Botha on Rowan Smith and Shamil Jeppe on Hasan and Husain Essop.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 7, issue 2, summer 2008
112 pp., 4to/. b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2008. R80
Contents include "Fashionable Cause", on Lolo Veleko, Lawrence Lemaoana, Nicholas Hlobo, Nandipha Mntambo and Athi Patra-Ruga, by Mary Corrigall,
"Homage to 'Blikkiesdorp'", on award-winning architect Carin Smuts, by Iain Low,
"At the Threshold of Seeing", on painterly abstraction in South Africa, by Marilyn Martin,
"Neville's 'Notions'", on the late Neville Dubow, by Hayden Proud, and
"Umshini Wami, Bring Me My Machine Gun", texts on the revolutionary song favoured by Jacob Zuma, by Kevin Bloom, Maggie Davey, Fred de Vries, Ivor Powell, Lesego Rampolokeng, Colin Richards, Nedko Solakov, André Wiesner and the Department of Arts and Culture.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, volume 7, issue 3, summer 2009
112 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2009. R80
Contributions include "When the Bowl Breaks...the fish dies", in which Robyn Sassen talks to Johannesburg artist Bronwyn Lace,
"Did you never have the curiosity, while I was sleeping, to take off my glasses and look at my eyes?", a Fred de Vries interview with Colin Richards,
"The Activist Archivist: dislocation and relocation in the work of Siemon Allen" by Alexander Sudheim,
as well as debut columns by Thembinkosi Goniwe and Maggie Davey.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 7 issue 4, winter 2009, black, white and some other colours too
96 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2009. R80
Contents include Melissa McCarthy on Andries Botha's monumental elephant sculpture, Mary Corrigal on Titus Matiyane's large-scale maps, Andrea Buys on Deborah Bell, Patricia Hayes on Santu Mofokeng's photographs, Fred de Vries on composer and sound artist Philip Miller and Sean O'Toole on the Joburg Art Fair.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, art, architecture & auctions, vol. 8, issue 1, spring 2009
96 pp., 4to/. b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2009. R80
Contributions include a coversation between Darius Himes and photographer Roger Ballen around his new book, "Boarding House"; Alexander Opper on architect Clive Chipkin's new book, "Johannesburg Transition: architecture and society from 1950"; Sally Gaule and Paul Kotze on Gabiël Fagan's book, "Brakdak: flat roofs of the Karoo"; Marilyn Martin on the book, "10+ Years 100+ Buildings", Anthea Buys on post-apartheid park-making and its links to art production; architect Heinrich Wolff on the destruction of landmark post-war buildings and Craig Wilkins on the architecture of hop hop.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, volume 8 issue 2, summer 2009
96 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2009. R80
Contributions include Janine Stephen on street art, Ashraf Jamal on Pieter Hugo, Alex Dodd on Mikhael Subotsky and Rory Bester on Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin, as well as three essays on photography by Bronwyn Law-Viljoen, Ruth Simbao and Sarah Nuttall.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.8, issue 3, autumn 2010
93 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2010. R80
In this edition Seon O'Toole interviews Malcolm Payne and Walter Meyer, Robert Sloon talks to Wayne Barker and Vivian Paulissen dicusses art and funding with Achille Mbembe.


O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol 08, issue 04, winter 2010
108 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2010. R95
Articles include "Collected Works", in which Gerhard Schoeman assesses curator Riason Naidoo's exhibition, "1910-2010: from Pierneef to Gugulective", at the South African National Gallery,
"A Janus Face", on Spier Contemporary 2010, by Ruth Simbo,
"A History of Uncertainty", in which Sean O'Toole situates Spier Contemporary 2010 within the history of white liberal patronage of the visual arts,
"Freeing the Image", a conversation between Sean O'Toole and Ricky Burnett, and
"Under Construction", in which Sean O'Toole interviews Stephen Hobbs.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol 09, issue 01, spring 2010, opinions that matter
128 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2010. R95
In this issue Nadine Rubin Nathan interviews London-based artist Lynette Yiadom-Boakye; Godfried Donkor interviews Lisa Brice; Anthea Buys discusses the work of Malagassy artist Joël Andrianomearisoa; Philippe Pirotte looks at the work of Nigerian artist Otobong Nkanga; and Steven Dubin, James Rey and Esmé Berman report on the various large-scale group exhibitions held in Johannesburg during the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Also includes a special focus on colour in South African art, with essays by Ashraf Jamal, Mark Hipper, Matthew Partridge, Michael Smith, Emma Taggart, Mary Corrigall, Jeanette Unite, Virginia MacKenny, Vaughn Sadie, Maureen de Jager, James Sey, and Sean O'Toole.
O'Toole (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol 09, issue 02, summer 2010, opinions that matter
92 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2010. R95
This issue includes Alexander Opper on public art in Johannesburg; Terry Kurgan and Hannah le Roux on their urban projects in inner city Johannesburg, "Hotel Yeoville" and "feedingspace"; Dominique Malaquais on Congolese artist Méga Mingiedi; Janine Stephen on the murals at Percy Bartley House in Woodstock, Cape Town; and Mpho Matsipa on The Goethe-Institut's "Fall Wall" project.
Ogbechie (S.O.) & Peffer (J.) eds. CRITICAL INTERVENTIONS, journal of African art history and visual culture, number 1, July 2007
158 pp., illus., paperback, Johannesburg & Santa Barbara, 2007. R150
A biannual publication produced under the auspices of the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center of the University of California Santa Barbara.

Contributions include "Resurfacing: Durant Sihlali's art" by John Peffer,
"Portrait of the African as a Modern Artist" by Sylvester Ogbechie,
"Transgression: African contemporary art and a postcolonial world" by Modou Dieng, and more.
Partridge (M.) ed. ADJECTIVE, issue 1, volume 1, summer 2017
88pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, No Place, 2017. R320
The first physical issue of the online publication, adjective.online, that explores "the relationship between image and text within the scope of contemporary South African art criticism." from the editorial by Matthew Partridge,

Includes an interview with Robin Rhode together with an edition of six prints from his series "Paths and Fields." Also includes Sean O'Toole on Walter Battiss, Matthew Partridge on Zwelethu Mthethwa's murder trial and Ashraf Jamal on the exhibition "Letter to Europa".
Perryer (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.2 issue 1, spring 2003
87 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2003. R70
Includes Tracy Murinik on Moshekwa Langa, Ashraf Jamal on Brett Bailey, Rory Bester on David Koloane and Sue Williamson on Jeremy Wafer and Sandile Zulu.
Perryer (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.2 issue 2, summer 2003
87 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2003. R70
Includes John Peffer in conversation with Minnette Vari, Anitra Nettleton on Samson Mudzunga, Andrew Lampbrecht on Willem Boshoff, Rory Bester on Kay Hassan, Nic Dawes on David Goldblatt & Liese van der Watt on Steven Cohen.
Perryer (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol. 2, issue 3, autumn 2004
87 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R70
Includes Rory Bester on Claudette Schreuder, Ivor Powell on Guy Tillim, Ashraf Jamal on Conrad Botes, Andrew Lampbrecht on Cape Town "Flash" artists Ed Young, Vuyisa Nyamenda & Cameron Platter, and Fred de Vries on Lesego Rampolokeng.
Perryer (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.2 issue 4, winter 2004
96 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2004. R70
Includes Tracy Murinik on Tracey Rose, James Sey on the collaboration between William Kentridge, the Sontonga Quartet and the composer Philip Miller, Colin Richards on Churchill Madikida's work on circumcision and Hannah le Roux on the Constitutional Court precinct.
Perryer (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.1 issue 1, spring 2002
72 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2002. OUT OF STOCK
Includes Hazel Friedman on Brett Murray, Emma Bedford on Kentridge's "Confessions of Zeno", Alex Dodd on Johannesburgs cultural makeover, Ivan Powell on Jane Alexander.
Perryer (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.1 issue 2, summer 2002
72 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2002. OUT OF STOCK
Includes Ashraf Jamal on William Kentridge, Michael Godby on David Goldblatt, Virginia MacKenny on Jeremy Wafer, Kathryn Smith on Penny Siopis and Chris Roper on Gavin Younge.
Perryer (s.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.1 issue 3, autumn 2003
80 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2003. OUT OF PRINT
Includes an interview with Kendell Geers conducted by Jerome Sans, Jeremy Sey on 15 years of experimental film and video art in South Africa, Penny Siopis on The Trinity Session, a collective made up of Stephen Hobbs, Marcus Neustetter and Kathryn Smith and Jane Taylor reviewing the book "Robert Hodgins" by Brenda Atkinson et. al.
Perryer (S.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, vol.1 issue 4, winter 2003
80 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2003. OUT OF STOCK
Includes Liese van der Watt on Berni Searle, a Charl Blignaut interview with Steven Cohen, Alex Dodd on the Johannesburg Art Gallery and Andrew Lampbrecht's review of the book, "Sue WIlliamson, selected work".
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.14, Johannesburg, cultural A to Z update
130 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, c.1994. OUT OF PRINT
Includes short articles on the city's architecture, on David Goldblatt, Steven Cohen, Braam Kruger, William Kentridge, Penny Siopis, the Handspring Puppet Company and other artists who live in the city, and much more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.9
58 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1990/1991. OUT OF PRINT
Includes "George Pemba, veteran artist" by Sue Ross, "Taking the Gap, eight eastern Cape artists" by Stephanie Volpe, "Art from Scrap, people's parks, Chicken Man, Fiona Kirkwood, Sibusiso Mbhele, Willie Bester, John Alessandri" by Jennifer Sorrell et. al., "Handspring House", a house designed for Basil Jones & Adrian Kohler, founder members of the Handspring Puppet Company by architect Nicolas Sack, with text by Haydn Ellis and photographs by Ronnie Levitan, "Tatham Art Gallery", and more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.8
58 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1990. OUT OF PRINT
Includes David Goldblatt interviewed by Joyce Ozinsky, "Myths and Visions, printmakers", an article on Jo Ractliffe & Alma Vorster with text by Michael Morris & portraits by Jean Brundit, "Material Boy, immaterial world", photographs of Steven Cohen's fabrics and refurbished furniture by John Hodgkiss, a feature on artist Norman Catherine, his work and his home, Fook Manor, with an interview by Jennifer Sorrell, "Architectural Photography, a sereis of photographs by Ronnie Levitan, and more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.7
59 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, c.1990. OUT OF PRINT
Articles include "Philippa Hobbs, demise of an empire", "Helen Sebidi, from the root", with an article on her work, "The Sharp Side of the Knife", by Marion Arnold, "Triennial, competition in contention" by Rose Korber, "Keith Alexander, metaphor, matter and mystery", "Hym Rabinowitz, a potter's view", "Namibia, death at the birth of a nation" a photo essay by Guy Tillim & John Liebenberg with text by Christopher Saunders, "Architects, indigenous endeavour" in which 8 S.A. architects outline their architectural philosophy, and more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.11, Cape Town A to Z
122 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1993. OUT OF PRINT
Includes short articles on the city's architecture, on Bitterkomix, with a comic-strip, "Suidoos" with illus. by Conrad Botes & text by Herman Ellis, Cynthia Best in conversation with artist Peter Clarke, Haydn Ellis in conversation with architect Louis Karol, Jennifer Sorrel on conversation with Marilyn Martin, director of the S.A.National Gallery, and much more.
Sorrell (J.) ed. ADA, art, design, architecture, no.1
31 pp., large 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1986. OUT OF PRINT
Includes "Manfred Zylla, zeitgeist" by Martine Barker, "Sculptures, four works by Angela Ferreira", "House Amm", the home of architect Peter Amm, and an interview with South African composer John Simon. Most of the photography is by Ronnie Levitan.
Also includes a loose poster by Manfred Zylla.
Subramaniam (R.) ed. CONNECT 4, the wall
144 pp., maps, b/w & colour illus., paperback, New York, 2002. R195
Includes a review by Rosalind C.Morris of a Zwelethu Mthethwa installation, "Crossings" (2001).
Uys (E.) ed. POSTBOX, 2008 edition
78 pp., colour illus., hardback, Johannesburg, 2008. R150
An audio-visual, print and digital magazine, published annually by the NGO Joburg's Kreative Kulture, which aims to promote upcoming South African artists.

Contents include a selection of fine art, photography, design and illustration, graffitti, fashion, and poetry.

Includes two DVDs. Disk 1 includes a butoh dance by Frauke, video art by Daandrey Steyn, tattoo art, a play directed by Ricky Bopape, a music video by o'Brien Manana and Loyiso Mkungela and 2D animation by Michael Robertson. Disc 2 offers a selection of South African music.
Venter (H.) et. al. (eds.) POMP, 09, 'n biblioteek van gedagtes
492 pp., colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2009. R230
An annual Afrikaans publication of literature, journalism, music, architecture, film, photography and art.

Includes articles on artist and sculptor Hardus Koekemoer, art and literature from the Orange Free State, and Gugulective, a group of young artists from poor communities working to create a space for creative interaction. Also includes photography by Phyllis Green, Glenn Bouwer, Zipho Dayile, Dylan le Roux, Donovan Fichardt and Kirsten Lipschitz, Jan Ras and Ferdinand Bruwer.
Witz (L.) et al (eds.) KRONOS 42, southern African histories, November 2016, special edition, Red Assembly: the work remains
256pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2016. R275
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Centre for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape.

This edition publishes the work that emerged in response to "Red", an art installation by Simon Gush and his collaborators, in the workshop "Red Assembly", held in East London in August 2015.

Contributions include:
"Photo Essay, 'Red'" by Simon Gush
"Screwing the Assembly Line: queerness, art-making, and automobility at rest" by Elliot James
"'The Voices of the People Involved': 'Red', representation and histories of labour" by Leslie Witz
"The Production of 'Red': aesthetics, work and time" by Patricia Hayes
"Hearing 'Red': aurality and performance in a film by Simon Gush" by Brett Pyper
"Blood Lines: Cecil the lion, Mandela, and art in history" by Paul Vig
"Red Light: reflections at the crossroads of history and art" by Thomas Wolfe.
Wylie (D.) & Bank (A.) eds. KRONOS 38, southern African histories, November 2012
288 pp., maps, illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2012. R190
Kronos is a journal published annually by the Department of History and the Centre for Humanities Research, University of the Western Cape.

This special issue, "Documentary Photography in South Africa", is edited by Diana Wylie, Professor of History, African Studies Centre, University of Boston, and Andrew Bank, Associate Professor, Department of History, University of the Western Cape.

Articles include:
"Visualising the Realm of the Rain Queen: the production and circulation of Eileen and Jack Krige's Lobedu fieldwork photographs from the 1930s" by Patricia Davison and George Mahashe
"Reflections on the Making of the 'AmaBandla Ama-Afrika Exhibition' (2011-2012): Martin West's Soweto photographs" by Paul Weinberg
"Lounge Photography and the Politics of Township Interiors: the representation of the Black South African home in the Mgilima Photographic Collection, East Rand, 1950s" by Sophie Feyder
"Wounding Apertures: violence, affect and photography during and after apartheid" by Kylie Thomas
"'Native Work': an artwork by Andrew Putter consisting of 38 portrait photographs" by Andrew Putter.
Younge (G.) ed. ARTWORKS IN PROGRESS, the yearbook of the staff of the Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, volume 4: 1994/5
95 pp., 4to., illus., paperback, Cape Town, 1995. OUT OF PRINT
Contents include "Michaelis Graduate Exhibition - 1994" by Peter Horn, "Landshifts" by Peggy Delport,
"Home as Shrine" by Brendhan Dickerson,
"A Collaborative Print-Making Project: 'Icons for the Interregnum'" by Helmut Starcke,
"People" by Zwelethu Mthethwa,
"Face Value & Mistaken Identity" by Malcolm Payne,
"Moscow Diary" by Neville Dubow,
"Body Parts" by Terry Kurgan,
"Body Parts: an interpretation" by Martin Hall,
"The Rites of Demeter: notes on the evolution of an image" by Bruce Arnott,
"In an Unsafe Light" by Gabriella Kaplan,
"Notes on a City Sculpture" & "An Explorers Hat, a Fireman's Jacket, a Coconut Hat, the Cape of an English Sergeant and a Haircomb" by Gavin Younge,
"Drawing and Art" by Julia Teale,
"Ghost Stories & Other Realities: Hyde Park Barracks drawings" by Robyn Cohen,
"Stanford Series" by Stephen Inggs,
"Antecedents" by Roderick Sauls
and "Duality" by Wilma Coetzer.