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Nomusa Makhubu Intertwined 2005 - 2017

ISBN 978-0-9921730-5-0 - Published in May 2017.
Text by Heidi Erdmann and Nomusa Makhubu. Design by Peter Stuckey. Limited Edition.

My photographs are an exploration of my own identity. Having grown up in townships in the Northern part of the country, I lost touch with my cultural traditions. And every attempt to understand this background, turned seemingly fabricated.

120 Days of Sodom Manfred Zylla

Online Version Trevor Steele Taylor, Aryan Kaganof, John Peffer, Chris Pretorius, Alessandra Atti Di Sarro, John Higgins, Nicola Roos, Ludwig Binge, Antonín Mareš, Marlene Le Roux, Nomusa Makhubu, Andrea Dicó, Niklas Zimmer, Caspar Greeff, Ivor Powell, Rafael Powell, Tim Leibbrandt, Pablo Cesar, Andrea Tapper, Stephen Thrower, Ludmila Ommudsen Pessoa, Rozena Maart, Erik Chevalier, Ashraf Jamal, Carsten Rasch, Hofmeyr Scholtz, James Matthews, Garth Erasmus, Cheng Qian, Cheng Haotian, Usen Obot & Paul Valentine.

Jan Neethling

ISBN 978-0-9921730-4-3
Published by ErdmannContemporary. This limited edition publication presents a comprehensive overview of the life and times of the artist, Jan Neethling. It includes an interview with the artist by Professor Karin Skawran and essays by Wilhelm Van Rensburg and Neil Dundas.
Colour illustrated, 90 pages
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Roger Ballen/Die Antwoord

ISBN 978-0-9921730-3-6
This limited edition catalogue was published on the occasion of the exhibition Roger Ballen/Die Antwoord at The Photographers Gallery ZA, Cape Town, South Africa, in September 2012
Illustrated in black & white, 47 pages
Catalogue essay by Ivor Powell

New Years Day

ISBN 978-0-9921730-1-2
This catalogue was published on the occasion of Melanie Cleary’s exhibition New Years Day at The Photographers Gallery ZA, Cape Town, South Africa in June 2012
Colour illustrated, 28 pages

Manfred Zylla Art & Resistance

ISBN number 978 0 620 52278 6
Published by ErdmannContemporary on the occasion of Manfred Zylla’s traveling museum retrospective, In Retrospect
Colour illustrated, 102 pages, text by Heidi Erdmann
First Edition 100 copies sold with a print (SOLD OUT). Second edition 1000 copies, editions available
Published February 2012
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The Rat in Art: Conrad Botes Pop and the Posthuman

ISBN number 0-620-32180-6
Colour illustrated, 56 pages
Catalogue essay by Ashraf Jamal
Published by ErdmannContemporary in 2004