CV John Goldblatt - 1930-2009 Photographer and Photojournalist

Education & Qualifications:

Exeter University BSc (Hons) Chemistry

Previously represented by:

Manuela Hofer

Special Photographers’ Gallery

Association of Photographers


LDDC, PhotoDocklands 1998, exhibition and book

Permanent Exhibition of 22 Photographs in London Transport HQ

Museum of London, exhibition and book

GLC South Bank Photography Award

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1960 News Award

Exhibitions and Awards:

Victoria and Albert Museum

National Portrait Gallery

Museum of London

London Guildhall Library

London Transport Executive

Private collectors, UK and abroad


Photo-Editor/Photographer, Greenpeace Communications:

commissioning photographers, photo-editing, news-agency liaison, designing ships’ darkrooms, photographing on expedition.

Credits include:

10 of the Most Stunning Natural Environments on Planet Earth, 2007

The Whaling Season: An Inside Account of The Struggle to Stop Commercial Whaling, 2000

1988 - 1992

Freelance Photographer - Publications include:

The Guardian

Sunday Times and Magazine

Sunday Telegraph and Magazine

Daily Express

Creative Camera

ICA Creative Review

Transition, USA

Time Magazine

Readers’ Digest

New Society



Jewish Chronical

Shell and BP

Nouvel Observateur


Africa Adorned (Collins)

Penguin covers including: George Orwell and Wole Soyinka

T’ang (Ezkenazi)

Anthony Caro 1982-84 Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York

The Sculpture of Anthony Caro 1942-1980, Verlag Galerie Wentzel, Koln

Anthony Caro, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1974

The Alistair McAlpine Gift, Tate Gallery, 1971

Front cover of When Rain Clouds Gather, Bessie Head, 1969

The New Generation: 1965, Whitechapel Gallery


Freelance Photographer – South Africa


Rand Daily Mail

Drum Magazine

Golden City Post


Financial Times:

Chasing the Colonialists into the Sea 1977

Desolation in the Inner Cities 1977

Rape of a Capital City 1977

Capitalism Boosts Social Housing 1976

Sunday Telegraph: Galapagos: Paradise on the Rocks + photographs 1974

Guardian: Man Alive, Wole Soyinka + photograph, 1972

Transition Magazine – several articles including:

An interview with Kofi Awoonor 1972

England my England 1968

Published articles include:

St Martins

Central School of Art

Hornsey College of Art

Brixton AEC

Part-time photography teaching 1962-1988: