Cedric Nunn | Amy Madhlawu Louw's Kitchen. She died in 2003 at the age of 103. Nothing remains of her home
1995/2005 Digital archival print 25,5 x 37,5 cm unframed ; 41,5 x 52,5 by 3 cm including frame Artist Proof, signed on reverse Framed print is accompanied by a copy of Nunn's book, 'Call and Response', signed by the artist
Cedric Nunn was born in 1957 in Nongoma, KwaZulu-Natal, of 4th-generation mixed-race parentage, and raised in Hluhluwe, Mangete and Baynesfield. He began taking photographs in Durban in the early ’80s but soon moved to Johannesburg and joined Afrapix.
He has worked for newspapers, wire agencies, magazines and PR companies. Nunn has conducted photography workshops for churches and the labour unions, and served as the director of the Market Photo Workshop. He has taught at the University of the Witwatersrand’s Wits School of Arts, New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and The School for International Training. He has served on the national executive of the Professional Photographers of Southern Africa and been a judge of the Vodacom Awards and a judge and convenor of the Fuji Press Photo Awards.
In 2011, he won the first FNB Joburg Art Fair award. Cedric Nunn has exhibited his work extensively in South Africa and abroad, and his work is in collections globally.