Apartheid

Sam Nzima, Photographer Behind Iconic Apartheid Image, Dies at 83

8 days ago   |   Peta Pixel

South African photographer Sam Nzima has died. He's best known for shooting an iconic photo of the apartheid, a photo of Hector Pieterson being carried after being shot by...
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Snøhetta and Local Studio Unveil Wooden Archway Honoring Archbishop Desmond Tutu in South Africa

Snøhetta and Local Studio Unveil Wooden Archway Honoring Archbishop Desmond Tutu in South Africa

2 monthes ago   |   Arch Daily

Sited between South Africa's National Parliament and St. George's Cathedral, the seat of the Archbishop of Cape Town, the Arch frames the public entrance to a landscaped...
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Hugh Masekela, Trumpeter and Anti-Apartheid Activist, Dies at 78

4 monthes ago   |   NY Times

The pioneer of South African jazz came to the forefront of the country's music in the 1950s as a member of the Jazz Epistles, gaining international fame after moving to the...
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Keorapetse Kgositsile, 79, South African Poet and Activist, Dies

4 monthes ago   |   NY Times

He received acclaim while living in the United States; when he returned to South Africa after the fall of apartheid, he was welcomed as a hero.
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CRITIC's NOTEBOOK: A South African Boyhood, in Black and White

4 monthes ago   |   NY Times

Newly discovered photographs by J.M. Coetzee, the Nobel-winning novelist, reveal an adolescence shaped by art and apartheid.
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Crossconnectmag: Artist: Ernest Pignon-Ernest Ernest

Crossconnectmag: Artist: Ernest Pignon-Ernest Ernest

8 monthes ago   |   Cross Connect Magazine

Crossconnectmag : Artist: Ernest Pignon-Ernest Ernest Pignon-Ernest is a Fluxus and Situastionist French artist, born in Nice. Since 1966, using paste-ups, he creates ephemeral...
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Reviving a South African Musical That Once Promised So Much

9 monthes ago   |   NY Times

A new production of “King Kong,” which originally starred Miriam Makeba, is a reminder of the nation's apartheid past.
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Ray Phiri, ‘Graceland' Guitarist and Anti-Apartheid Bandleader, Dies at 70

10 monthes ago   |   NY Times

Mr. Phiri, who led Stimela, a long-running South African band, worked with Paul Simon on the albums “Graceland” and “The Rhythm of the Saints.”
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Review: ‘A United Kingdom' With Love That Tested Racial Tolerance

One year ago   |   NY Times

This romance illustrates the struggle for African independence from colonialism, under the shadow of apartheid.
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Some things never change

Some things never change

One year ago   |   Bitter Grace Notes

You poor malign narcissist I fear you and pity you I am determined to escape you I cannot allow you to destroy my sanity, my career, my capacity of service, my decency I am in...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Introducing the New Photo Cascadia Website Design

Introducing the New Photo Cascadia Website Design

The Photo Cascadia team is thrilled to unveil an all-new website design by DotcomJungle , the first redesign in seven years. Although the old design served us well, we wanted... Read more ...

Bold Expressionist Landscape “Church -Pilar,New Mexico” by Santa Fe Artist...

Bold Expressionist Landscape “Church -Pilar,New Mexico” by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien Gonzales

16"x20"x1" Oil on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Gable House / Edmonds + Lee Architects

Gable House / Edmonds + Lee Architects

© Joe Fletcher Architects: Edmonds + Lee Architects Location: San Francisco, United States Area: 3000.0 ft2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Joe Fletcher Construction: Devlin... Read more ...

Hakka Indenture Museum / DnA

Hakka Indenture Museum / DnA

© Ziling Wang Architects: DnA Location: Six Village, Dadongba, Songyang County, Lishui, Zhejiang, China Architect In Charge: Tiantian Xu Lighting Design: Zhang Xin Studio... Read more ...

Hefei Wantou Vanke Paradise Art Wonderland / Shanghai Tianhua Architectural...

Hefei Wantou Vanke Paradise Art Wonderland / Shanghai Tianhua Architectural Design

Volume comparison of white and grey. Image © Xin Nie Architects: Shanghai Tianhua Architectural Design Location: Yaohai, Hefei, Anhui, China Architect In Charge: Xin Nie Design... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "SPRING OF SOPHOMORE YEAR" by...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "SPRING OF SOPHOMORE YEAR" by Abstract Artist Pamela Fowler Lordi

"SPRING OF SOPHOMORE YEAR" 18" x 18" x 2"Acrylic on Canvas$330. Read more ...

Original Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting "Copper Curtain" by...

Original Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting "Copper Curtain" by Contemporary Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

A turquoise copper curtain looking as if it is made of metal rather that paint, hangs over heavy texture, with copper clay coins as accents. Original Contemporary Abstract... Read more ...

RED and Lucid Unveil 8K 3D Camera for 4V Holographic Photos

RED and Lucid Unveil 8K 3D Camera for 4V Holographic Photos

The camera companies RED and Lucid have unveiled a new 8K 3D/4V camera that's designed to work with the RED Hydrogen One modular holographic phone. RED is building the... Read more ...

Meet the Three Winners of the 2018 ArchDaily Refurbishment in Architecture Award

Meet the Three Winners of the 2018 ArchDaily Refurbishment in Architecture Award

The polls are closed and the votes are in! With nearly 15,000 votes cast over the last three weeks, we are ready to unveil the winners of ArchDaily's inaugural Refurbishment in... Read more ...

Swarovski Crystal Sculptures by Daniel Jacob Immortalize Popsicles...

Swarovski Crystal Sculptures by Daniel Jacob Immortalize Popsicles, Sneakers, and Other Pop Culture Icons

Artist Daniel Jacob began making art in Chicago in the early 1990s, channeling his ideas into sculptures and works on paper. After spending most of his career in business, he... Read more ...