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Nka (2017) 2017 (40): 90–100.
Published: 01 June 2017
... into seven themes designed as points of entrée into the field of contemporary sub-Saharan Africa, the sprawling exhibition includes contributions by nearly eighty architects, writers, and artists either born in or working on the continent. With its kaleidoscope of images, Louisiana’s AFRICA provides many...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (44): 132–142.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Ekaterina Golovko This article explores two contemporary works (Kader Attia’s Open Your Eyes [2010] and Neïl Beloufa’s Kempinski [2011]), alongside Alain Resnais’s and Chris Marker’s 1953 classic short film Les statues meurent aussi ( The Statues Also Die ). The pieces belong to different contexts...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 8–26.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Salah M. Hassan The field of contemporary African and African diaspora art and culture is currently riddled by two paradoxes. First, in Africa and its diaspora, we are witnessing a burgeoning of creative energy and an increasing visibility of artists in the international arts arena. Yet...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 96–110.
Published: 01 May 2021
... Hammons Hauser and Wirth Crenshaw Dairy Mart contemporary global art Eurocentric conception of art ETHNIC ENVY and Other Aggressions in the Contemporary Global Art Complex Amelia Jones C urate, as many curatorial studies scholars have pointed out, is derived from the Latin cura, which means...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 34–37.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Sandra Klopper Copyright © 1996 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1996 THE POLITICS OF CULTURAL OWNERSHIP IN CONTEMPORARY SOUTH AFRICA riting in the early 1990s, Stuart Hall noted that subjects, their curators, have thrown into sharp focus the country's...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 70.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Bill Wright Copyright © 1996 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1996 CONTEMPORARY ART OF AFRICA which plagues the communities eruption." In one of the only direct EDITED...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 124–127.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Steve Pantazis This review covers Beninese artist Meschac Gaba’s twelve-room installation Museum of Contemporary African Art (July 3–September 22, 2013), presented at Tate Modern in London, which acquired the work as part of a two-year program to highlight contemporary African art. The show offered...
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Nka (2006) 2006 (20): 132–143.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Copyright © 2006 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2006 Kerry James Marshall, Heirlooms and Accessories, 2002. Inkjet prints on paper in wooden frames with rinestones. Three parts, 87 x 54.25 x 3 in. each. Courtesy of the Artist 134* Nka Journal of Contemporary...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 64.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Anthea Bristowe Copyright © 1998 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1998 es but it is a tribute to him and Geers terised as a protest artist, an equally...
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Nka (1997) 1997 (6-7): 65.
Published: 01 May 1997
...O. Donald Odita Copyright © 1997 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1997 ...
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Nka (1997) 1997 (6-7): 66.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Franklin Sirmans Copyright © 1997 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1997 ...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 34–39.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Juliet Highet Copyright © 2000 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2000 dialogue of the present:1 ARAHI B WOMEi'j Jl i I...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 104–107.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Tumelo Mosaka Copyright © 2000 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2000 LIBERATED VOICES Contemporary Art...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (9): 70.
Published: 01 November 1998
...Lauri Firstenberg Copyright © 1998 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1998 REVIEW...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 42–49.
Published: 01 November 2011
... that challenge the boundaries of new media and the prevalent notion that the radical ideologies of the Black Power era represents necessarily “dead” ideologies. Copyright © 2011 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2011 Death Proof Trauma, Memory, and Black Power–Era Images in Contemporary...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 38–45.
Published: 01 November 2013
..., in cultural exchanges between Angola and the larger world. Copyright © 2013 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2013 (Mis)seeing in/as Contemporary Art Kiluanji Kia Henda, The Launch of Icarus 13, 2007. Digital chromogenic print, 80 × 120 cm. All images courtesy Galleria Fonti...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 56–69.
Published: 01 November 2013
... they are bound by ancestry, and an idea that elicits powerful aesthetic and symbolic action. Copyright © 2013 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2013 Contemporary African Artists and the Pan-African Imaginary Skunder Boghossian, Kwabena...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (31): 46–111.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Chika Okeke-Agulu This panel discussion examines the role of museums in bringing the work of African artists to the consciousness of the contemporary world. The topics covered include the participants’ first meaningful encounters with contemporary African art, the role of the curator...
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Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 103.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Dina Ramadan Copyright © 2003 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2003 Dahab, has been anxious to insti• was one of the most engaging Maamoun creates a sense of REMOTE CONNECTION gate...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 128–129.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Laurie Ann Farrell Copyright © 2007 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2007 ed that his curatorial vision for the Fang reliquary figure, which would cus• ISLAND THRESHOLDS exhibition...