Last Thursday, the 16th of May, The Mirror in the Ground – an exhibition curated by Siona O’Connell in conjunction with the launch of Nick Shepherd’s book The Mirror in the ground: Archeology, Photography and the making of a disciplinary archive — opened at the Centre for African Studies Gallery (UCT Upper Campus). See the photographs from the event below. All photographs courtesy of Ashley Walters.

For those who missed the opening, the exhibition will run until the 12th of June.

Find out more about the Nick Shepherd’s book here and the exhibition curated by Siona O’Connell here.