Children of Geluk No.1

CHILDREN OF GELUK No.1

This black and white photograph documentary photograph of two happy children looking through a broken window. 

Artist: MARTIN OSNER  

Edition: 20 (Twenty copies in total, regardless of size)

Medium: Archival print on fine art paper

Available in two sizes:

  • 80cm x 60cm / 31" x 23" (Including border) 
  • 110cm x 83cm / 43" x 31" (Including border) 

ABOUT CHILDREN OF GELUK | 2007

An uplifting visual correlation between children and the future of South Africa pre-Nelson Mandela. I delight in how children live in the moment, whatever their circumstances, and consider this to be a gift that adults tend to lose. Unfortunately, many children are innocent heirs to a previous generation's harsh legacy. Children must inherit a world they can be proud of rather than one that needs to be patched up. As a parent, I feel distressed about children who live in poverty and hope that these photographs will somehow document hope within the history of a country trying to overcome poverty. Exhibited in 2008, "Children of Geluk" formed part of an exhibition called "A Childs Gaze" | Thompson Gallery - Johannesburg.

ABOUT THE ARTIST

On a winter’s day in 1984 “photography” and I met quite by accident, an encounter that redirected my life and changed it forever. Over the past twenty-eight years, while walking a path of self-discovery, my methodology has taken numerous detours. A journey that has refined a relaxed subconscious attitude, with a desire to express simplicity and honesty through my work. For me, a photograph holds an undeniable sense of realism, a new correlation that is easy to associate with. I see I understand; I experience, I connect. In my photography, I allow day to day life to provide inspiration ... Read More >>

Our promise to you!

We print on order using the best quality fine art papers and permanent ink to ensure that the archival integrity is maximised. We guarantee that this print will not fade or discolour if kept out of direct sunlight and framed correctly. Every order is personally checked prior to packaging by Martin Osner, the owner and founder of the gallery.

Quality, service and customer satisfaction are exceptionally important to us!

$790.00

Available units: 5

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