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Past Exhibition

South Africa: The Cordoned Heart

MAY 9–JUNE 22, 1986

This exhibition of photo-essays by a multiracial group of twenty South African photographers reveals the lives behind the violent battles fought in the poverty-stricken streets of South Africa. Paul Alberts, Joseph Alphers, Michael Barry, Omar Badsha, Bee Berman, Michael Davies, David Goldblatt, Paul Konings, Lesley Lawson, Rashid Lombard, Chris Ledechowski, Jimi Matthews, Ben Maclennan, Gideon Mendel, Cedric Nunn, Myron Peters, Berney Perez, Jeeva Rajgopaul, Wendy Schwegmann, and Paul Weinberg. Curated by Alex Harris and Margaret Sartor. The exhibition ws organized in cooperation with The Center for Documentary Photography at Duke University.