Exhibitions This September

During the month of September, Market Photo Workshop will be presenting photography works created by Photo Workshop students, alumni, fellowship recipients, and highly accomplished South African photojournalists. We are participating in Jozi Book Fair, VANSA Joburg Art Week, and FNB Joburg Art Fair.

© Adil Bradlow. A support rally for detainees held in Jamieson Hall at the University of Cape Town in 1986.

Martyrs, Saints, and Sell-Outs

A group exhibition featuring anti-apartheid photographers Adil Bradlow, Benny Gool, and Zubeida Vallie.
Opening: Thursday 1 September 2016, 17h30

1 September – 23 October 2016
The Photo Workshop Gallery
Market Photo Workshop

© Bongani Mnguni. 1976

40/40: Politics of Photography

A photography exhibition commemorating the 40thanniversary of the 1976 June 16th Soweto Youth Uprisings and the role that township based photojournalists played in witnessing and documenting youth activism in these 40 years.

Jozi Book Fair
Science Stadium, Wits University
1 – 4 September 2016

© Tsepo Gumbi. 2015

Re-Imagining Sharpeville

A solo exhibition by 2015 Tierney Fellow Tsepo Gumbi
Re-Imagining Sharpeville is a visual investigation of contemporary Sharpeville.

Photographers Gallery
Market Theatre
6 September – 15 December 2016

© Remofiloe Sebobe. From the series Upinky-Pinky. 2013

A showcase of a few of MPW’s alumni women photographers featuring Shannon Ferguson, Phumzile Khanyile, Shirin Motala, Lebogang Tlhako, and Remofiloe Sebobe.

FNB Joburg Art Fair
Sandton Convention Centre
9 – 11 September 2016

For more information contact:

Bianca Mońa
+27 (0) 11 834 1444 T

For media and publicity:

Mmathabo Tladi