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Nils Burwitz

Born, 1940 in Poland

From the publication, In Black and White: Prints from Africa and the Diaspora, by Gill Saunders and Zoe Whitley, V&A Publishing, 2013: “Born in what is now Poland, Nils Burwitz moved first to West Germany and then, in 1958, to South Africa. Here he was profoundly affected by the racial discrimination that had been institutionalized by the country’s apartheid laws.”

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