Note: The gallery is open M-F, 9am-5pm.
Opening Reception: Thursday, February 6, 5-6:30pm
The Other Camera explores the world from the standpoint of participatory, and community photographers. It poses important questions - how do photographers from communities in Africa and specifically South Africa photograph their own people, environment, cultures and events? More importantly, it asks how vernacular photography developed and how it has reframed itself in relation to modernity, transformation and globalization. more
Click here to view The Other Camera catalog.
Click here to read Michael Godby's essay "Double-Take: Reflections on Two Collections of South African Double-Exposure Portrait Photographs."
Click here to read John Peffer's essay “Together in the Picture.”
Click here to check out the self-portraits taken by visitors to The Other Camera exhibition. Want to add your self-portrait? Just stop by the exhibit, have a seat, and use our set-up to take your picture and have it automatically added.
- The Hub and Gallery
- Digital Currents
- Author's Forum
- Contexts for Classics
- In the Theme
- Publishing Practice Series
- Past Events Calendar
- Early Modern Conversions