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Nka (1997) 1997 (6-7): 38–43.
Published: 01 May 1997
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Nka (2023) 2023 (52): 44–53.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Anna Arabindan-Kesson NOTES FROM THE JOINT COLLAGE ETHICS Anna Arabindan-Kesson A certain kind of promiscuity underlies the project of collage. Its inventiveness in the history of art emerges from a process akin to mingling, rather indiscriminately and with various degrees of intimacy...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (51): 72–84.
Published: 01 November 2022
...Elodie Silberstein Look Back at It (2016) is a cutting-edge interpretation of Pablo Picasso’s Les Demoiselles d’Avignon (1907) by African American multidisciplinary artist Rashaad Newsome. The work is a collage of magazine cuttings. The action is set in the vogue ballroom scene, a counterculture...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 146–147.
Published: 01 May 2021
... Publications Wangechi Mutu is a Kenyan-American artist Note known for her work in sculpture, collage-painting, video, installation, and performance. 1 Audre Lord, The Transformation of Silence into Language and Action, in Sister Outsider (Berkeley, CA: Crossing Press, 1984), 41. Mutu Nka 147 ...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 42–53.
Published: 01 November 2014
... first survey in the United States, the most comprehensive and innovative show yet for this internationally renowned, multidisciplinary artist. Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey presented more than fifty works from the mid-1990s to the present, including collage, drawing, sculpture, installation...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 48–53.
Published: 01 November 2010
... involving collage and elephant dung. However, Ofili’s work from the past decade illustrates some surprising new directions, particularly the work from 2005 on, after the artist had moved to Trinidad. In particular, Ofili is now invested in investigating very different, if not classically art-historical...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 126–128.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Sally Frater Wangechi Mutu’s first solo exhibition in North America, This You Call Civilization? provides an overview of the artist’s oeuvre, focusing on several of her well-known collaged works, such as The Ark Collection and Histology of Fibroid Tumors of the Uterus , as well as more recent video...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 149–151.
Published: 01 May 2011
... live. This review suggests that Pope.L’s heterogeneous practice, which includes painting, collage, performance, video, and text excerpts, employs an allegorical mode of seeing in which fragmentary objects, particularly commodity forms, are depleted of their original meanings and associated...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 86–99.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Courtney J. Martin Spiral, founded in 1963 by Romare Bearden, Norman Lewis, and Charles Alston, was a group of black American artists in New York. This group has been credited with fostering Bearden’s entry into collage, launching a debate around the political function of abstraction and figuration...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 114–119.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Drift, mining the country’s past has vitalized his historical imagination. Platter’s “expanded collage” reflects the explanatory narrative of the country’s industrial economy and it’s capitalistic dimensions of desire and consumption, and therefore a deviant contemporaneity: large-scale linocuts, mural...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (51): 34–46.
Published: 01 November 2022
... from the pages of his father’s thirty-year-old passbook. Tearing, collaging, flattening, printing, Xeroxing, and reconfiguring the document, Nemasetoni signals the fundamental instability of the passbook and the potential to upheave its function, composition, and materiality, and in doing so, joins...
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Nka (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 (2018) 2018 (42-43): 234–249.
Published: 01 November 2018
... of fractured yet imaginative Creole communiqués have a counterpart in the paintings, sculptures, and collages of the Haitian-born, Paris-based artist Hervé Télémaque (b. 1937). After studying in the mid-1950s at the Centre d’Art in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Télémaque moved to New York City, where he attended...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (51): 48–60.
Published: 01 November 2022
... that reflexively recovers the past to reflect on a tumultuous and uncertain present. 48 Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art 51 November 2022 DOI 10.1215/10757163-10127153 © 2022 by Nka Publications Dawit Abebe, Background 1, 2014. Acrylic and collage on canvas, 33 x 33 cm. © the artist Giorgis Nka 49...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 30–42.
Published: 01 November 2017
...). Journal of Contemporary African Art • 41 • November 2017 30 • Nka DOI 10.1215/10757163-4271630 © 2017 by Nka Publications Romare H. Bearden, Of the Blues: At the Savoy, 1974. Collage of various papers with paint, ink, and graphite on fiberboard. 48 x 36 in. Collection of Raymond J...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 156–159.
Published: 01 May 2011
... from practices transgressive still- to and work her for sculptural to new pointed directions of installation service the in cast objects and found of use Mutu’s ings,” collage- and ­media mixed- new nine were Flee Bury Hunt of stars the While registers. formal...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 88–93.
Published: 01 May 2002
... and in their representation in the form of Smiling modestly, she presents a cake with an awkwardly obtuse inkjet prints. Tuggar digitally collages elements of photographs, image of a thatched hut and African female form perched atop. advertising, catalogs, film footage and popular magazines to fab...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 84.
Published: 01 November 2001
... painted out a large portion of his ments together with a painted the racial injustices they experi• towns associated with the slave collaged surface, leaving an area ring...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 132–133.
Published: 01 May 2007
... on which drawings couple collaged parts top of each other. The man crouches Susanne Vielmetter of idealized women clipped from fash• down with his head angled up and LOS ANGELES projects ion magazines...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 78–83.
Published: 01 November 2001
...), 10 x 15 cm photographic print used as part of the final collage. ©Lara Baiadi Mohammed Abu Naga, The Burn 451 FH, Al Nitaq, Cairo (Dar El Mahroos Bookshop), installation, burnt books, stone sculpture. n a walk through the 8th Cairo International...