New Arrivals 13th to 19th of June 2013

Enwezor (O.) & Bester (R.) curators & eds. RISE AND FALL OF APARTHEID, photography and the bureaucracy of everyday life
544 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, d.w., New York, 2013. R495
Published on the occasion of the exhibition, International Center of Photography, New York, September 2012 - January 2013.

Organised chronologically, this book features more than sixty years of photographs documenting apartheid, with images by photographers such as Eli Weinberg, Alf Kumalo, David Goldblatt, Peter Magubane, Ian Berry, and many others.

Includes the essays:
"Rise and Fall of Apartheid" by Okwui Enwezor
"'Native Studies'" by Michael Godby
"Zero World" by Achille Mbembe
"Siswe Bansi and the Strong Room of Dreams" by Darren Newbury
"Retouching Apartheid" by Colin Richards
"Unity and Struggle" by Patricia Hayes
"Insurrectional Visibility" by Andries Water Oliphant
"The Politics and Aesthetics of the Rise and Fall of Apartheid" by Rory Bester
Bureaucratization of Memory" by Khwezi Gule.

Okwui Enwezor is currently Director of Haus der Kunst in Munich. He has served as artistic director of numerous international exhibitions. He is the founding publisher and editor of "Nka: journal of contemporary African art".
Rory Bester is an art historian and critic, as well as a curator and documentary filmmaker, based at the Wits School of Arts in Johannesburg.
Law-Viljoen (B.) ed. ART SOUTH AFRICA, opinions that matter, vol.11 issue 04, winter 2013
80 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2013. R95
This issue includes:
"Charting Dreams", RaƩl Jero Gallery on the work of Dineo Seshee Bopape
"Back to the Beginning", Lize von Robbroeck on Wim Botha's latest installation
"Land Matters", Virginia MacKenny on art and the earth
"on the Concept of Criticism at Twilight" Gerhard Schoeman on the state of art criticism
"The Ruperts and the Karoo Town", Janine Stephen on the Jan Rupert Centre in Graaff-Reinet.
"Cirque des Blancs", Michael Titlestad on "Searching for Sugarman"
"In Memoriam", Bronwyn Law-Viljoen remembers Pierre Crocquet de Rosemond (1971-2013)
"Priests of Probe", Alexandra Dodd interviews musician Kesivan Naidoo.

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