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His work is held in major museum collections worldwide and a solo exhibition of his work was held at the Museum of Modern Art in 1998.
David Goldblatt
David Goldblatt (born November 29, 1930) is a South African photographer who was born in Randfontein, Gauteng Province.
Goldblatt began photographing in 1948 and has documented developments in South Africa through the period of Apartheid to the present. He has numerous publications to his name and is held in high esteem, both locally and internationally. His penultimate work, South Africa: The Structure of Things Then, published in 1998, offers an in-depth visual analysis of the relationship between South Africa’s structures and the forces that shaped them, from the country’s early colonial beginnings up until 1990.