DUNDEE : COLLAGE AND STOP FRAME ANIMATION

The following stills are a selection of imagery generated from a series of workshops held twice a week throughout December at the Umzinyathi Education centre. Various youngsters and community members participated in the workshops, liberally cutting up and re-arranging over 400 images of Dundee (mostly sourced from the Talana Archives).   The first session of […]

DUNDEE : COLLAGE AND STOP FRAME ANIMATION

Strangeness in our Ordinariness

So we cracked our first appearance in the Dundee Courier (the weekly newspaper) a few weeks back. The headline accompanying the article read “Strangeness in our Ordinariness.” Strange indeed, the sight of two blond guys traipsing around town, technology and tripod in tow, documenting oddities such as parking- metres, post-boxes and the vacant municipal swimming […]

Strangeness in our Ordinariness

KILTY’S

KILTY’S FACTORY, DUNDEE, 1956 KILTY’S FACTORY WORKERS, 1956 KILTY’S TOFFEE BOX Kilty’s sweet manufactures opened their first factory in the Wasbank Valley in 1946. The Factory relocated to Dundee in 1956. Kilty’s closed its doors in 1983. Kilty’s was known for producing a wide range of sweets including LIFE SAVERS and Beechies “South Africa’s much […]

KILTY’S