Matthews, Jimi

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Matthews, Jimi

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1955-

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Cape Town born, self-taught photographer. Started working as a freelance photographer supplying photographs to the independent press. In 1979 he was given a bursary to study filmmaking at the London Film School, where he stayed until returning to South Africa in 1982. His contribution to the 1986 publication of South Africa: The Cordoned Heart (which was a part of the exhibition produced by the Second Carnegie Inquiry into Poverty and Development in South Africa) was a statement about the lives of nomadic trek-skeerders (sheep shearers) of the Karoo region in South Africa.

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