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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 92–99.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Pep Subirós The exhibition Jane Alexander: Surveys (from the Cape of Good Hope) was presented by the Museum for African Art in collaboration with the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City from April to July 2013. Through combinations of sculpted figures, tableaux, installations...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 80–91.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Kobena Mercer The hybrid combination of human and animal lies at the heart of the figurative vocabulary through which Jane Alexander’s sculptural tableaux summon us into the imaginative domain of the “humanimal”—a domain where the boundaries by which religion, philosophy and science have separated...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 44–55.
Published: 01 November 2020
... and liberation is more than a matter of public protest dressed in the aesthetic of blaxploitation. My argument draws on scholarship by Kevin Quashie and Elizabeth Alexander to reveal the potential of the interior and the imagination in representations of Black Power. © 2020 by Nka Publications 2020...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 34–37.
Published: 01 November 1996
... and unchanging." He con• claimed, recently, that many museums offi• Alexander, the present director of the cluded that the way foreword "seems to lie cials feared that they would be forced...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 114–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., September 8–October 16, 2010, installation view. Courtesy Alexander Gray Associates, New York, New York Diawara and Diakhaté Nka • 115...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (50): 106–115.
Published: 01 May 2022
... Wolff Melvin Edwards, Homage to the Poet Léon Gontran Damas, 1978 81. Steel in five parts, dimensions variable. Courtesy Alexander Gray Associates, New York; Stephen Friedman Gallery, London. © 2021 Melvin Edwards/Artists Rights Society, New York Wolff Nka 107 Left to right, Bob Rogers, Ishmael Reed...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 24–39.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... In/Sight was Enwezor s in differing ways. Alexander created Butcher Boys deliberate attempt to bring to light a history, which during the height of antiapartheid activism in South had been largely confined to the private archives Africa and when she was still in art school. A white of the photographers...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 50–53.
Published: 01 November 1996
... of their social, economic and cultural experience. While this is not the place to engage in a discussion of the cri• teria which prompted Nader Alexander Mousavizadeh to assert that, psychologically, these immigrants' "minds have become European"1 (not ascribing this claim to the aforementioned...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 28–35.
Published: 01 May 2012
...” of Alexander Dunlop, a British army surgeon on an African ship, and Henrick Caesar, a farmer and the brother of the man for whom Baartman worked as a VÉnus servant in Cape Town, brought her to England.3...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 56–69.
Published: 01 November 2013
...- or essentialist projections and assumptions about art nity and modernism were forged from strategies of and African subjectivity and identity, and makes evi- resistance to European colonial culture, the works dent the deep connections between the African and of Alexander “Skunder” Boghossian (1937 – 2003...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 110–114.
Published: 01 May 2007
... enough to recognize that the stereotypes he pres• American experience and his twist and take on ents are just that and they will not consume them stereotypes is rooted in that foundation. It maybe as revitalized caricatures, but instead see them as rooted in what Elizabeth Alexander described...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 14–17.
Published: 01 November 2001
...- Jane Alexander, Mountain View: African Adventure Series, 2000, Photomontage. 14-Nka Journal of Contei tion in 1984, it has focused in large part on works by emerging artists the newly found prosperity of Cuba still eludes most of its citizens, and is designed to interrogate complex issues...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 92–95.
Published: 01 May 2000
... souvenirs. Jane for viewing his video. Alexander situates her Bom boys and Lucky "We all engage continuously in staking girls—haunting sculptures of stunted and claims, whether those claims be on space, NOTES: masked figures recalling the street children...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 128–139.
Published: 01 November 2011
... the world’s ills, but rather one place where we go to make sense of them. —Elizabeth Alexander, The Black Interior pon meeting Kara...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (50): 116–131.
Published: 01 May 2022
... and said that Kline s work was also shown at the New Arts Gallery in Atlanta in the 1950s, before her show in the 1960s. Amos, Interview of Emma Amos by bell hooks, 1994, and Oral History Interview with Emma Amos, 1968. Judith Alexander founded the New Arts Gallery as one of the first contemporary art...
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Nka (2006) 2006 (20): 32–43.
Published: 01 May 2006
... and crimes. claims are based."6 Clearly, these photographs and the events they record work as sites of white identifi• This article grows from my own engagement cation (and as Elizabeth Alexander argues, of black with the Without Sanctuary exhibit, which I stood in identification as well...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 96–100.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., cruelties of slavery, and ghettos Alexander’s call for “an erotic that is fully bodied obtain throughout the Americas and reverberate, and sexed, one that can take ample note of our many resonate, or refract in every corner of the globe vulnerabilities.”6 We will briefly consider how erotic...
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Nka (2006) 2006 (20): 96–115.
Published: 01 May 2006
... of most mov• unusual ways to emphasize the victim's suffering. ing pieces in the NAACP exhibition. However, the Four of the other five, along with a few white artists, leftist critic Stephen Alexander, writing for New turned to images of grieving and religious Masses, strongly...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 28–33.
Published: 01 November 1996
... To this regard, critic Elizabeth Alexander has made an eloquent claim Hammons also link the representation of the black body to the for the existence of a traumatized collective historical memory African-American condition. In Injustice Case (1970), the image of among African-Americans...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 122.
Published: 01 May 2001
... works that creep the taking on a market stand: their identity, at least artists and cura• anarchist Alexander Brener materi• up quietly, such as Abdel less innocuous medley of national• tors elsewhere are grappling with alized behind...