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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 218–219.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Cherise Smith Jordana Moore Saggese’s Reading Basquiat: Exploring Ambivalence in American Art is a monographic study of Jean-Michel Basquiat, an artist who experienced a near meteoric rise and fall. In four chapters, the author gives the artist’s work the scholarly and historical attention...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 71.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Beth Coleman Copyright © 1996 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1996 BASQUIAT: institution). The west made...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 88–95.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Jordana Moore Saggese In 1992, during the first retrospective of Basquiat’s work, Richard Marshall lamented: “Jean-Michel Basquiat first became famous for his art, then he became famous for being famous, then he became famous for being infamous—a succession of reputations that often overshadowed...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 118–119.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Soraya Murray Copyright © 2007 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2007 as a confluence of impressions, dis• reproduction. The roughly six-by- BASQUIAT tinctive idioms...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 67–68.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Matthew DeBord Copyright © 1995 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1995 Jean-Michel Basquiat, Pegasus, 1987 (Acrylic, pencil, colored pencil on paper on canvas-•88" x 90 Private Collection. © The Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat. Courtesy of Robert Miller Gallery, NYC. JEAN-MICHEL...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 108.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Amy Abugo Ongiri Copyright © 2002 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2002 Downtown 81: A Tribute to JEAN MICHEL BASQUIAT Showing in the Whitney Biennial at 22, dead of a heroin overdose at 27, the life of Jean Michel Basquiat is surely...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 68–69.
Published: 01 May 1995
... of Skoto Gallery, NYC. PHOTO Spencer Richards Basquiat would have had to strive mightily to make a boring mark. Basquiat certainly made paintings have of inhaling their viewers, oblit• BRIGHT BIMPONG AND a dull mark or two; between the lively graffiti erating...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 60–65.
Published: 01 May 2002
..., Williams (who claimed to be inspired by Jean-Michel Basquiat) found his artis• tic voice as a budding filmmaker. His skill as an auteur...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 66–67.
Published: 01 November 1996
... without consent calls out memories of Basquiat, Andres Serrano, Felix Wallace makes a great many points in of Alisson Saar's work in "The Poetics...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 121.
Published: 01 May 2001
...—and the joke's always on same way they spoke about Robin Rhode's press release for Art-with-a-capital-A. Having said Jean-Michel Basquiat. No doubt Living in Public (oh, ah, yes, ah, that, Rhode is totally committed that co-opting the public lan...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 88–89.
Published: 01 May 2004
... charismatic civil rights leader, the flash of Basquiat's painterly of the artist's budding sexuality, Going There, Glenn Ligon's lat• reproduced from an Afrocentric dexterity, nor the off-handed vir• the latter woefully fails to recon• est...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 62–69.
Published: 01 November 2010
... of their own personal histories to ­Michel Basquiat. With them I share a sense of solidarity, as identify with experiences perceived in the work. This is done their ideas affirm mine. My work is created on the floor. The in an effort to bring them closer to an understanding of what canvases are unstretched...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 160–163.
Published: 01 November 2019
.... Photo: Melissa Blackall Naçi Nka 163 Jack Whitten say that, for him, art making felt as though he was fighting for his life. Similarly, it felt as though it [the work] wanted something from me, she says.10 The influences of Jean-Michel Basquiat s abstraction and figuration, the experimentalism...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 150–153.
Published: 01 November 2019
... to the 1971 Attica prison uprising. A half-dozen works by others incorpo- rated flag-derived imagery, including David Driskell s collage Of Thee I Weep (1968), a scrappy, pictographic war protest that redirects synthetic cubism toward Jean-Michel Basquiat s section- al graffiti and one of several of David...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 34–41.
Published: 01 May 1995
... of representation or whatever else anyone wants and stuff like that. And I think it is the first show, maybe since to talk about. So when this magazine gets to Africa it the Basquiat show, where a lot of young teenagers, who are mar• becomes that necessary dialogue...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 220–223.
Published: 01 November 2016
... harks back to Jean-Michel Basquiat’s high- pro le outsider-insider art persona, as well as the multifaceted charge of Thelma Golden’s game-changing exhibition Black Male: Representations of Masculinity in Contemporary American Art.4 More immediate, as far as contex- tual...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 25–29.
Published: 01 May 1995
... Basquiat. During my previous visit to your studio...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 18–23.
Published: 01 May 1995
..., this time a thick, uneven, wood affair, to which are emblematic summary of Nazi atrocity robs space from the attached geometric forms (I was reminded of several of rest of the painting while continuing to participate in the Jean-Michel Basquiat's "rough" frames for his early...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 44–49.
Published: 01 May 1995
... of a mostly European audience? Or are ported by many ancient traditions), and an imaginary world they "monkey scratches on the wall," in regards to Robert informed by the mobile tensions between ambiguity and knowl• Hughes' heinous characterization of Basquiat's work? On all edge...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 80–87.
Published: 01 May 2008
... in contemporary art was in crisis. Of course, Africa at the expense of an exhibition by the it's not, but without a thoughtful exhibition arguably more relevant Jean-Michel Basquiat.11 frame, what these "documentary" works say is too But that the next such exhibition will come from similar, creating...