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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 202–209.
Published: 01 November 2016
... translucent stained-glass Madonna and later as the portrait motifs of seven hundred fifty stars arranged as the celestial constellation above the Caribbean capital of Haiti at the instant of January 2010’s devastating earthquake. Even today, his art practice continues to articulate the body, be it present or...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 6–13.
Published: 01 May 2021
... research constellation Hegel race as a predicament of art and representation, he and Haiti would have a home. 5 Hegel s Philosophy notes that in the specific example of South Africa, of History was instrumental in establishing the aca- as in the American model, the identity of whiteness demic system...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 14–17.
Published: 01 November 2001
... wire); Nalani Malani's low-tech turntable installation of image and sound; Ricardo Lanzarini's installation, Dialogo Interguisal, a constellation of audibly...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 92–93.
Published: 01 May 2004
... which upon layer of impressions build "editors." As imagery from each her preternatural identity to Van Julien may attract viewers, Balti• into a visual constellation of...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 70–95.
Published: 01 May 2021
... curatorial constellations postcolonial art ENWEZOR S MODEL and Copenhagen s Center for Art on Migration Politics Sabine Dahl Nielsen and O ne of the most remarkable signs of the impor- Anne Ring Petersen tance and adaptability of Okwui Enwezor s work is the way in which the transformative models for...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (31): 22–35.
Published: 01 November 2012
... works in an industrial section because it emphasizes the very flows, linkages, and B of Brooklyn, New York. The linguistic and hidden histories that make an African constellation performative sophistication of his practice evinces possible at all. a decade spent primarily in urban areas: years...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 48–61.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Fani-Kayode, Marlene Smith, and others, a chorus gathering force since the late 1970s, when the constellation of artists, activists, and critics of what has come to be known in some circles as the Black Arts Movement burst on to the British art scene. Working in relation to questions of black- ness...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 220–223.
Published: 01 November 2016
... oeuvre so far in light of the Brooklyn connection of the pattern-stamped show are the surface semiotics of the work. In a group of intimate portraits simulated cloth-backed painted por- after Renaissance precisionist Hans traits in their evocative constellation Memling, however...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 112–130.
Published: 01 May 2021
... problems, including draught, fire, floods, ice jams, and for Documenta11 as interlocking constellations of discursive do- extreme weather, as the earth talking back. Fundamental questions mains, circuits of artistic and knowledge production, and research focus on ideas and actions for renovating and...
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Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 80–83.
Published: 01 May 2003
... work. Kure's early images of the veiled woman focus on external aesthetic appraisal, on depictions of the burka as a garment and end in itself. These works express a constellation of meanings derived solely through Kure's visual analysis of the garment as a Christian minority in predominantly...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 130–135.
Published: 01 May 2008
... like them that's why I constellation, Mama finds an image that corrobo• picked you," Hailey confronts his attorney leading rates his world, a fragment image to refract, and up to the excerpt, "you one of them. You think you from which to draw conceptual, critical insight. ain't...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 100–107.
Published: 01 November 2010
... holes in them and thread- design a constellation attached to a black velvet 104 • Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art • 27 • Fall 2010 backdrop that calls to mind Vija Celmins’s starry brought over to the United States via the Middle skies. In Holland’s work, however...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 34–37.
Published: 01 November 1996
... cultural group are nities and individuals whose harrowing merly unchallenged cultural constellations identical. In sloganized form, this notion experiences of exploitation, genocide and have been destabilized through a new lan• reduces to the formula: one...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 47–53.
Published: 01 November 2001
... my ethno• global forces. Crisis and creativity operate dialectically to continu• graphic research. First, how urban spaces such as streets, walls and ally produce constellations of strategies, which have both socioeco• ateliers are sites of image circulation and so intensify...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 90–99.
Published: 01 November 2010
... majestic constellation of suggests that the sci-­fi reader “learns to read such silver flecks. I can imagine that when placed on a sentences in a different way from readers who are wall Interstices produced the sensation of standing unfamiliar with [sci-­fi], with a heightened sensitivity among the...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 46–55.
Published: 01 November 2013
... – 2007. C-­prints and silver gelatin prints, each 11 × 11 in (28 × 28 cm). Courtesy Murray Guy, New York tographs to be entered into Analogue, where they frey called Analogue “one of the major photographic form a constellation of similar images that the projects of the past thirty years.”4 This...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 42–53.
Published: 01 November 2014
...-world issues as she takes us to imaginary land- scapes—new planets in African diasporic constel- lations—inhabited by extraordinary beings. In A Fantastic Journey, Mutu...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 110–117.
Published: 01 November 2011
... immutable as they might appear. tations with race. It is this complex constellation of As an artist of African descent, I am aware of formality and representation, metaphor and meton- the universality of my existence and the inescapable ymy, that informs the history and controversy in reality of my...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (26): 60–69.
Published: 01 May 2010
... which Attia as war and the school calendar would allow. first achieved international celebration, La piste From this culturally composite constellation of d’atterrissage (The Landing Strip, 1997–99), endeav- experience and from the official vista of high culture ors to achieve synthesis...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 60–73.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Twombly and Rauschenberg. like a Who’s Who in Italian history—Rauschenberg For them, the ritual object could have presented creates a strange constellation of overlapping tem- (at least during this early time) a path for opposing poral spheres; by using his assemblages as indices of the object’s...