New Arrivals 13th to 19th of June 2014

Barents (E.) & O'Toole (S.) text APARTHEID & AFTER,
255 pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., hardback, Amsterdam, 2014. R995
Published to accompany the exhibition of photographs, Huis Marseille, Museum of Photography, Amsterdam, 2014.

Photographers are Guy Tillim, Paul Alberts, Santu Mofokeng, Zanele Muholi, Jo Ractliffe, Daniel Naudé, Paul Weinberg, Pieter Hugo, Hugh Exton, Graeme Williams, David Goldblatt, Mikhael Subotzky and Sabelo Mlangeni.

Includes the essays:
"Caught Between: South African photography after 1994" by Sean O'Toole
"Apartheid & After, why photographs matter" by Els Barents

Leist (R.) ANOTHER COUNTRY, South Africa: new portraits
239 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus. hardback, d.w., Johanesburg, 2014. R450
"Another Country" is a follow-up to Reiner Leist's "South Africa: blue portraits", published in 1993. Black and white portraits taken in 1993 are followed by new colour portraits, and accompanied by edited versions of new interviews in which the subjects speak about what has changed for them personally, and in the country, since the original photographs were taken.

Includes portraits of and interviews with: Ray Alexander, Jack & Mary Simons, William Kentridge, David Goldblatt, Franklin Sonn, Bulelani Ngcuka, Annette Seegers & Hlonipha Mokoena Albertina, Walter & Ayanda Sisulu, Nelson Mandela & Ndaba Mandela, Desmond Tutu, Amina & Yusuf Cachalia, Damon Galgut, and Gcina Mhlope.

Reiner Leist is a graduate of Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, the Akademie de Bildenden Kűnste Műnchen and the School of Visual Arts, New York. He teaches Visual Art at Hunter College, The City University of New York.

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