David Goldblatt

David Goldblatt was born in 1930 in Randfontain near Johannesburg. He was the recipient of several prestigious awards such as the ICP Infinity Lifetime Achievement award in 2013, Henri Cartier-Bresson award in 2009 and the Hasselblad award in 2006. His work has been exhibited in many important museums. Between 2001 and 2003, a major retrospective « David Goldblatt fifty-one years », with more than two hundred photographs, travelled in the United States and Europe. (AXA Gallery in New York, Museu d’Art Contemporani in Barcelona (MACBA), Witte de With – Center for Contemporary Art in Rotterdam, Centro Cultural de Belem in Lisbon, Museum of Modern Art in Oxford, Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels and Lenbachhaus in Munich ). In Paris, the Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson presented an exhibition of works from his project « TJ » in 2011. In 2014 images from his ongoing Structures series was exhibited at Goodman Gallery in Cape Town and this year he has been awarded the Kraszna-Krausz Fellowship which honours photographers whose careers exemplify the highest standards of photo book production.

Exhibitions at the KZNSA

David Goldblatt: Structures of Dominion & Democracy