Giya's Stories

 

Doyenne

Portrait, Social Issues, Documentary

Giya Makondo-Wills is British - South African documentary photographer based in Cardiff and Brighton, UK. She is currently in her final year of studying a BA (Hons) in Documentary photography at University of South Wales. Her practice looks at identity and race in Britain and South Africa.

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THEY CAME from the water while the world watched

Social Issues, Contemporary Issues, Documentary

When the missionaries arrived, the Africans had the land and the missionaries had the Bible. They taught us how to pray with our eyes closed. When we opened them, they had the land and we had the Bible. - Jomo Kenyatta

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