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Barnard is pleased to present ‘A Foreign Land’ by Cape Town based photographer Alastair Whitton.

“My first reaction to these photographs was to shiver. Two sentences came to mind, by I know not whom – ‘Africa is a cold country where the sun always shines’ and another – ‘The touch of the devil is as cold as ice’.” Marlene Dumas, Amsterdam.

“Conceived as anthropological ‘field notes’ situated …

Barnard is pleased to present ‘A Foreign Land’ by Cape Town based photographer Alastair Whitton.

“My first reaction to these photographs was to shiver. Two sentences came to mind, by I know not whom – ‘Africa is a cold country where the sun always shines’ and another – ‘The touch of the devil is as cold as ice’.” Marlene Dumas, Amsterdam.

“Conceived as anthropological ‘field notes’ situated within Cape Town, Whitton’s project is unreservedly about location. And yet, despite this affirmation of place, the images remain untethered, as though caught always between places, or moments, as …

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55 Main Street
Newlands
Cape Town, Western Cape, ZA