Mikhael Subotzky

'Fuck Me', Toekomsrus, Beaufort West

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'Fuck Me', Toekomsrus, Beaufort West
Mikhael Subotzky
'Fuck Me', Toekomsrus, Beaufort West
2007
Lightjet C-print on Fuji Crystal Archive paper
Image: 128.7 x 106 cm Paper: 147.7 x 126 cm

Most wrenching is a picture of a dazed young girl with the words ‘Fuck Me’ written on her forehead – the idea of a joke, the photographer tells us, of her drunken parents. It’s a depressing reminder that the ghosts of apartheid have yet to be laid to rest.


     
 


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