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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2018) 2018 (42-43): 234–249.
Published: 01 November 2018
... 2018 French painting Haitian painting Hervé Télémaque modern art pop art ...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2017) 2017 (41): 14–29.
Published: 01 November 2017
... small black-and-white employed in contemporaneous renderings of the inset image of African Dancer, as if to suggest that the black body in French popular visual culture and deficiencies of the painting should be self-evident. ultimately points to the display of Africans at the This undoubtedly...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2010) 2010 (26): 152–155.
Published: 01 May 2010
... for potential the investigate to used be (1930–92)can Gilles philosophers Guattari Félix and (1925–95) Deleuze French the posited power by of concept the tion, tableaux. complex Poynton’s within potential power of variation continuous encourages work...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2010) 2010 (27): 22–27.
Published: 01 November 2010
... speak to us of Lucy [the early hominid whose fossil remains were discovered in East Africa]. They SG: Yes, but in the library of the CGT [Confédération Générale also speak to us of Egypt. Cheikh Anta Diop [the great Sen- du Travail, the French leftist union] in Marseille, you discov- egalese...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 8–13.
Published: 01 November 2016
...-1848 being housed in the Musée d’Orsay). These two dates carry particular resonance for the history of slavery in the French colonies. On August 29, 1793, following...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 18–29.
Published: 01 May 2013
... by the rst emperor of sought Israeli- Arab rapprochement, as well as Euro- China, Qin Shi Huang. These mammoth edi ces pean academics such as Maxime Rodinson, a French demonstrate how architecture might precede and Marxist historian.7 The visit to Egypt was designed to celebrate the upcoming...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2010) 2010 (27): 129–131.
Published: 01 November 2010
... in Ballen’s photographs remain semiotically unclear, as do the arranged part-objects, people, and animals in the photographs. The French psychoanalyst Julia Kristeva’s (and French Romantic poet Gérard de Nerval’s) description of the Thing of melancholia as “a light without representation” provides a...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2017) 2017 (41): 126–139.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Europe to focus his in reference to the unification of Mali and Senegal gaze on Africa, Wiley similarly affirms the value of as French Sudan during colonial times and, briefly, its culture, particularly with the academic research as the independent Mali Federation. Historically, he conducts on each...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2017) 2017 (41): 60–73.
Published: 01 November 2017
... while prepar- Vermeer and the Flemish tradition.”15 On the other ing for his upcoming travel. Writing his letter of side he questions it when referring to Picasso, who application for the Out-of-State Fellowship from the “draws directly and freely on the Spanish, French, Virginia Museum of Fine...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2017) 2017 (41): 192–197.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Brett M. Van Hoesen This article provides a review of the French-Algerian artist Kader Attia’s solo exhibition, Sacrifice and Harmony , a selection of twenty-nine works of installation, video, sculpture, collage, and assemblage, hosted by the Museum für Moderne Kunst (MMK) in Frankfurt, Germany...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2010) 2010 (27): 70–75.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Third Worlds, looking at vehicular transport as a metonymic element within consciousness. His Colours of Cotonou installation uses the device of the frame as a relatively traditional meditation on art and value, but Gaba goes beyond this in two ways: in his conscious play on the French word cadre...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2010) 2010 (26): 60–69.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Hannah Feldman Kader Attia is a French Algerian artist who now divides his time among Berlin, Algiers, and Paris. This article surveys his sculptural and photographic practice since his provocative Piste d’atterrissage (1997). It argues that Attia’s invocation of modernist urbanism, religious...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2001) 2001 (15): 74–76.
Published: 01 November 2001
.... The artist had wondered how to construct works like like a space of rupture from the course ofconventional ideas and Velazquez' Las Meniiias or older French paintings from the 14th the existential rhythms that accompany them To deal with and 15th Centuries. It is not the object of painting he is...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2001) 2001 (15): 26–29.
Published: 01 November 2001
... schoolwork he took art classes. At the age of 15 he began paint• ing posters for local cinemas that showed American and French films (film posters were individually...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 96–98.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... The painting is a realm of present-day French or Lingala to underscore the visual language. Both their mate• memory, not a testament to the veracity of an event, or person to rials—recycled cloths, rice sacks, industrial paints, and their whom it refers." straightforward...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1999) 1999 (10): 24–29.
Published: 01 May 1999
... student we have but you're wasting your time here," the instructor says. Because he's black, French can give up thinking about making a living as an artist. The instructor then asks French to "name a famous artist of my race. Name one artist or one paint• ing by a black dude." He can't...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1995) 1995 (2): 18–23.
Published: 01 May 1995
... that dust give way to sepia and grey. "As It Happens Sometimes: she hasn't already repossessed a vast chunk of it. If the Cape Town Over Verdun" (1993-94) opts for grey, overlay• thing as such for Koorland is identity and its frequently ing a map of the notorious French...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 52–58.
Published: 01 November 2016
... • November 2016 legacy of French race-making whose use today is a tones can be found, but in this piece and the well- punishable offense. The renowned perfumer Jean- known de Creuse painting of Madame du Barry, Paul Guerlain learned this lesson the hard way in who is in the company of one such person...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2004) 2004 (19): 70–73.
Published: 01 May 2004
... life and writings of the Saint resistance to French authority. One occasion for the dissemina• Amadou Bamba (1853-1927), and rooted in the pillars of hard tion of images of these two holy men, came in the 1980s with the work, pacifism, and piety. Mouride devotional...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2002) 2002 (16-17): 48–53.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Europe and "beyond." The Enlightenment pre-empted, and in part was ended by, the French Revolution whose key components of popular sovereignty, equality, and liberalism led to the reinforcement of the very nationalism the Enlightenment sought to undermine. It is appropriate then for Phokela...