Johannesburg Gauteng South Africa
Andile is a self-taught photographer. He has participated in numerous group exhibitions in Johannesburg and Cape Town. In 2014 he was part of Don’t be afraid of the shadow, a collaboration with Philippe Bousquet at the South African Human Rights Commission. In June 2015 he showed at 18th Internationale Schillertage Festival in Mannheim, Germany and later this year he will exhibit at the Lagos Photo Festival. His present work focuses on people’s stories and their persistence. By engaging with locals in various communities, listening to stories and documenting their narratives through photography, he is developing a body of work entitled Crossing Strangers. Crossing Strangers aims to document people and their spaces in the heart of the Johannesburg and Orange Farm.
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