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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 90–93.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Sonya Clark The Hair Craft Project is an exercise in socially engaged art practices, based on the premise that hairdressing is the primordial textile art form. Sonya Clark, artist and project director, sought to bridge multiple communities: African American hair salons; students, faculty, and...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2017) 2017 (41): 84–107.
Published: 01 November 2017
... African art in 2006 from the University of St Andrews, Scotland. Formative experiences for his art were his exposure to the diversity of Sudanese visual culture, arts, crafts, and landscape through annual trips to various parts of the country organized by the College of Fine and Applied Arts; the Western...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1999) 1999 (10): 38–39.
Published: 01 May 1999
... southeast work has with craft. Although she is very much a figurative artist, her figures OLondon, an artists' colony nestles behind a municipal residential are nevertheless arranged repetitively in near decorative patterns that play...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1998) 1998 (8): 68.
Published: 01 May 1998
... repertoire of measure, been given its due. Ennadre's craft is...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2009) 2009 (25): 150–157.
Published: 01 November 2009
... erotic harmony with one another sentation of its subject, Woolfalk’s fantasy project women’s craft work into art projects—knitting, abundance of overlapping silk tongues. They and the environment, even utilizing refuse from mimicked anthropological methods while intro - ceramics, sewing...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2014) 2014 (35): 54–63.
Published: 01 November 2014
... other arts. Though blurring the distinction between art and craft is intuitive to her, she likewise observes that such conceptualizations have spurred recent critical...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 June 2017) 2017 (40): 4–5.
Published: 01 June 2017
... provided by his mother in their (1933–2016) family compound in Kafanchan, Plateau State. This center began as a small collection of artifacts and craft objects he acquired during...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1998) 1998 (9): 67.
Published: 01 November 1998
... much of her mature work since completing her art education at the California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, the Central School has never seen an actual Gelede per• and layer around their waists; the sculpture. In these life-sized mas• of Art, London, and...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 4–5.
Published: 01 November 2015
... many ways in which difference gets were prospering. Which is to say, across race and commodified. Some pieces explore how women and time, for those who are elite and those who are not, men construct identities or craft selves through body fashion has the ability to speak, or communicate, in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 124.
Published: 01 May 2001
... pas• portrayed by Rome Neal, the per• sionate and furious internal dia• formance passionately portrays the logue, his obsession for the craft, spirit and temperament of an the ill feelings of betrayal, the 124-Nka Journal of Contemporary African...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 136–143.
Published: 01 May 2009
... late nineteenth century through water and the camera. It is also a personal and the better part of the mid twentieth century, highly spiritual exhibition that allows the artist to though well established as a craft, photography as express his humanity by revealing his vulnerabili• an art form...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2002) 2002 (16-17): 41–47.
Published: 01 May 2002
... included Woodruff, Charles Alston, Norman Lewis, and Romare Bearden. After seeing the color etchings she had made in London and in New York this group invited her to join and she became the only woman and youngest member. Eventually she co-hosted a television show that blended fine arts and crafts...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2004) 2004 (19): 33–37.
Published: 01 May 2004
... pages accompany object• uniquely site-specific installations are thought out and executed like novels and hand-crafted artworks: each document potential• within the contingencies of the geographic and institutional cir• ly hosts a transient center. Always moving, distracted, we...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 62–75.
Published: 01 May 2015
... change. In contrast to the sorts of images that domi- nate mainstream media reportage, hers are crafted and highly nuanced constructions that, perhaps more than...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1998) 1998 (8): 64.
Published: 01 May 1998
... African mining com• priate. Editorially it is a very democ• the Group Areas Act. Si h La Li picks up art, the purpose behind their craft panies on the whole paid little atten...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 96–98.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... paintings, one was forcefully reminded that in the face of continuing Other recurring images are based on fact. In one, Lumumba is strife, popular culture had the potent ability to continuously re-craft shown seated at a round table in Brussels, participating in negotia• local...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 120.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Africa's purported "rainbow tics of dress. These questions are well "Keita-inspired fashion story showing textile manufacture, hair styles, ideals nation" and its subsequent tensions crafted in terms of the market and the contemporary people in contemporary of beauty...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2002) 2002 (16-17): 37–39.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Arts and Crafts Academy. Here she is engaged in a teacher training program that is focused on educators of deaf Notes and blind learners. In addition, it has recently been announced that she is joint winner of the first MTN New Contemporaries This essay derives from...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2002) 2002 (16-17): 84–87.
Published: 01 May 2002
..." ,11 EH language) is strengthened by the medium. Writing in the Sand is In Boshoff's work the aspect of the clever (or cunning) craft- executed with silicone and grounded, oxidized ore—silicone edness of the traditional masterpiece, even the dimension of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2002) 2002 (16-17): 110–111.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Golden, the show fea• crafted period garments, reminis• Shonibare's sculptural installa• insightful and often unsettling tures twelve seminal pieces: from cent of the Victorian era. tion depicts a headless man...