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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 54–57.
Published: 01 May 1999
... ? < < - H. #f |l ^ Architecture Apartheid...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 20–27.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Manthia Diawara Copyright © 2008 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2008 ARCHITECTURE AS COLONIAL DISCOURSE ANGELA FERREIRA'S MAISONS TROPICALES Angela Ferreira, Maison Tropicale, 2007, installation view (detail), Portuguese...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (40): 90–100.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Kristen Windmuller-Luna African architecture is having a moment in European museums. Joining the crowd is AFRICA: Architecture, Culture, and Identity , an ambitious and contradictory exhibition at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Hummelbæk, Denmark, June 25, 2015–October 25, 2015. Divided...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 46–49.
Published: 01 May 2004
... as treatises on countries in which the use of modernism corresponded with "Tropical Architecture."1^ The most thorough technical guide nationalist agendas, in West Africa the movement was intro• on tropical architecture was probably the manual compiled from...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (3): 40–41.
Published: 01 November 1995
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 134–135.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., from the way serves a similar transformative role in the Art|Architecture|Design Depart- vendors carry items for sale on their for objects. The agents in the market, ment and the Africana Studies program bodies through the streets, to the whether vendors, artists, importers at Lehigh University...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 48–57.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... Mellon Professor of Con­ Linotype machine. temporary Art History and Theory in the Depart­ Appropriately, Kentridge did not introduce his ment of the History of Art and Architecture at the South African stories into the imagery for this University...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 142–145.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of Ghana, the hierarchies B (2007), a stunning array draped Theory in the Department of the History of style within each type, and the pur- around a large partition, comes close. of Art and Architecture at the University poses of different colors. This enables It is in the collection of local...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 100–109.
Published: 01 November 2011
..., Richard Mayhew: An American at Sonoma State University and author of Art and Abstractionist (exhibition catalogue) (New York: Studio Museum in Harlem, 1978), n.p. Architecture in Postcolonial Africa (2006) and of 29. LeFalle...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 112–115.
Published: 01 November 2013
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 24–33.
Published: 01 May 2014
... or inaccessible. The project Chimurenga Library aimed to interfere with the was envisaged as an ongoing archive of independent Cape Town Central Library’s architecture, orga- pan-­African periodicals that aimed to be not a com- nization, and time: a new system of classification prehensive bibliography...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 64–69.
Published: 01 May 2004
... in the Department of the History of Art and Architecture at the University of Pittsburgh. Ivan Capote, Dislexia, 2003. Metal, felt, plaster, electrical engine...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 152–153.
Published: 01 May 2013
... the Amanda Gilvin is a Five College Mellon resonances between Roy’s and James’s Postdoctoral Fellow in African Art and work to cement his core argument Architecture at Mount Holyoke College...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (24): 48–55.
Published: 01 May 2009
...., Paris; author of Architecture, pouvoir et his book Aesthetische Theorie,15 all too often ran dissidence au Cameroun (2002) and numerous the risk of partaking in this very status quo. James pieces, fact and fiction, on intersections between Harding elucidates the point...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (26): 70–79.
Published: 01 May 2010
... installation (based on the earlier Rocher carrés ) is a series of blocks four meters high and two meters wide, made of Sheetrock panels covered with recycled gray paper, sloping at an angle of forty-five or sixty degrees. Attia intends for them to suggest urban architecture in the process of collapsing...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 80–89.
Published: 01 May 2013
... for Concrete Pre-manufacture); one still inhabited today (the Delamere Flats); and one demolished ca. 2005 (the Oceanic Hotel). The article explores May’s impulse for gardening as a kind of anti-architecture and crosses his narrative with those of two other architect-horticulturalists: Erica Mann, a Jewish...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 90–95.
Published: 01 May 2013
... for Concrete Pre-manufacture); one still inhabited today (the Delamere Flats); and one demolished ca. 2005 (the Oceanic Hotel). The article explores May’s impulse for gardening as a kind of anti-architecture and crosses his narrative with those of two other architect-horticulturalists: Erica Mann, a Jewish...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 30–42.
Published: 01 November 2017
... similarities in how they represent black culture and finds that these artists convey more than is usually understood about their work—a spatial architecture of performance and a critical return of the gaze that challenges the viewer to think more deeply about the black experience of America. I find useful...
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Nka (2018) 2018 (42-43): 74–94.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., and architecture, it involved practitioners such as Simon Okeke, Selby Mvusi, Pearl Primus, and Pancho Guedes; scholars such as Saburi O. Biobaku, Hugh Tracey, and Janheinz Jahn; and leading figures from the international art world such as Alfred H. Barr, William Buller Fagg, and Udo Kulterman, as well...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (26): 60–69.
Published: 01 May 2010
... custom, and the aftermath of human migration combine across the arc of his production to present a dystopic picture of globalization that critiques both postcolonial theories of hybridity and the cultural and architectural homogenization against which they were originally formulated. Crucially...