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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 38–49.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Laurie Ann Farrell Copyright © 2008 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2008 LOOKING IX 9BOTH WAYS Art of the Contemporary African Diaspora If travel is searching...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 8–26.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Salah M. Hassan The field of contemporary African and African diaspora art and culture is currently riddled by two paradoxes. First, in Africa and its diaspora, we are witnessing a burgeoning of creative energy and an increasing visibility of artists in the international arts arena. Yet...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 98–103.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of purpose, a new reason for making “art” “IMAGES”: positive images of Black pride, Black self-determination, weapon images in and for the struggle to heal the minds and the souls of Black folk throughout the African Diaspora. Copyright © 2012 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2012 Remembering...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 114–125.
Published: 01 November 2020
... and African Diaspora art at Princeton University. The Deep, 2017. Glue and ink on canvas, 40 x 60 cm. Courtesy the artist and Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town. © the artist ...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 228–245.
Published: 01 November 2021
... as their new homes, and in the process, contributed to expanding the narrative to modern art history. Salah M. Hassan is Distinguished Professor of Arts and Sciences, Africana Studies and Research Center; director of the Institute for Comparative Modernities; and professor of African and African diaspora art...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 8–23.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of the Institute for Comparative Modernities; and professor of African and African diaspora art history and visual culture at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. He currently serves as director of the Africa Institute, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. Notes 1 After Cairo, the exhibition traveled to the National...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 22–43.
Published: 01 November 2020
... to creativity in art and literature. Salah M. Hassan is the Goldwin Smith Professor and Director of the Institute for Comparative Modernitie, and professor of African and African diaspora art history and visual culture at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. He is currently serving as director of the Africa...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 134–135.
Published: 01 November 2014
.... She specializes in colorful towers of bowls and buckets or exporters, or all of the above, con- twentieth-century African art, arts of displayed in oscillating patterns to sciously repurpose objects according the African diaspora, Islamic arts in attract buyers, inspired him to create to market...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 218–219.
Published: 01 November 2016
... it rightly deserves while contributing to the fields of American art, African American art, contemporary art, and diaspora art. The introduction sets the stage for contemporary readers to grasp the art world of the 1980s at the same time that it identifies Basquiat’s multiple positionalities as a middle...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 80–91.
Published: 01 November 2013
..., Disparities and Deformations, 16. and teaches on the visual arts of the black diaspora, 21. Jeffrey Jerome Cohen, ed., Monster Theory: Reading Culture examining African American, Caribbean, and black (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1996), 4. British artists in modern and contemporary...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 88–93.
Published: 01 May 2015
... important is it for contemporary African hierarchy of established and emerging artists, which would art and art of the African diaspora to negotiate the legacies not have been the case if the names of the artists were of modernisms, its utopias of commonality? included. This would have taken...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 6–13.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of contemporary art and Cherry River: Where the Rivers Mix, restoring the theory and an affiliate faculty member of both the past of Native place names to envision the future of Center for Women s and Gender Studies and the the exhibitions of art. The photographic essay docu- African and African Diaspora...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 140–151.
Published: 01 November 2011
... world of the ment was her long-­standing dedication to the art of 1960s and 1970s had been an important element in classical and contemporary Africa and its diaspora, African performance arts all along. particularly in Haiti and the United States. Even By the mid-­1960s Jones began...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 114–127.
Published: 01 May 2013
... is interested in, who aren’t generally has assisted with exhibitions at the Museum for African the kind of artists Okwui would show. And they are work- Art and Autograph ABP, and he is a contributor to The ing artists. Future Is Now: A New Look at African Diaspora Studies...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 114–129.
Published: 01 May 2011
... to You, 33–50. several books and catalogues: Ethiopian Passages: 14. Ikem Stanley Okoye, “Nka Roundtable II: Contemporary Contemporary Art from the Diaspora (2003), In African Art History and the Scholarship,” moderated by Chika...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 70–79.
Published: 01 November 2013
... of the divide. By supporting By maintaining an Afrofuturist imperative, artists such a boundary, proponents of traditional African in the African diaspora have access to a rich store of art ensure authenticity in techniques and materi- als. The digital divide...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (50): 4–7.
Published: 01 May 2022
... aspects of the editorial and production process. Eddie Chambers is the David Bruton Jr. Centennial Professor in Art History, University of Texas at Austin, where he teaches African Diaspora art history. Notes 1 Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power took place at Tate Modern, July 12 October 22...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 4–15.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and college students from African and Caribbean nations who were in residence on the campus. Historical events that led to the opening of the gallery are woven into the text. Founded during the growth of the Black Arts movement, the Brockman Gallery provided early exposure to a number of artists who are today...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 38–45.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... 7. Kia Henda, interview. research focuses on the history, theories, and prac- 8. Ibid. tices of contemporary art with an emphasis on con- 9. Kiluanji Kia Henda, “Icarus 13: The First Journey to the Sun,” temporary art in Africa and the African diaspora. Other Possible Worlds...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (24): 158–167.
Published: 01 May 2009
... the year 717 CE in what critic specializing in the arts and cultures of Africa is now Iraq. English born, she lives in Cape Town (South Africa). and the African diaspora. She is founder of K'a 16...