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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 54–61.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... eras, mixing and matching vintage jackets with e Swenkas is a di erent kind of cinematic custom bow ties made of Dutch wax cloth. Or their documentation of the continental African dan- sampling comes in the form of accessories. Today dies, which focuses on the Swenkas (or Swenkers), the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2011) 2011 (28): 152–155.
Published: 01 May 2011
... history of artistic convention and transcultural exchange, drawing on references ranging from seventeenth-century Dutch genre painting to contemporary art. In Mthethwa’s photographs an intense pictorial visuality serves as a starting point for both documentary portraiture and critical inquiry...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2002) 2002 (16-17): 48–53.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Bruce Haines Copyright © 2002 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2002 J ohannes Phokela's mutated doppelgangers of Dutch and the cutting edge. Phokela is phlegmatic in his assertions not to Flemish Old Masters query illusions of aesthetic purity and...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 126–127.
Published: 01 May 2007
... nature of Miss Nelly, who had amassed powered minority labor force. Thus, the Dutch invented an industrial means of the largest collection of erotica in New existence of the aristocracy as a class manufacturing batik in an attempt to York. Her...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 4–5.
Published: 01 November 2015
... a platform that al- describes how a multimillion-dollar Dutch company, lows artists to critique larger social and economic Visco Group, came to dominate the manufacturing systems and can also challenge viewers who dis- of what many in Africa and elsewhere take to be “tra- agree with, do not...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 149–151.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Dutch wax conflation in the creation of a colonial ADDIO DEL PASSATO fabric. The dress, fittingly, is empire world. waisted, providing a subtle sartorial Mortimer- Smith performs the clue to a fundamental...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2010) 2010 (27): 122–125.
Published: 01 November 2010
...   oeuvre artist’s the high- long- both lighted effectively fabric, of wax made Dutch costumes in period clad European habitually figures headless distinctive his for known best is who bal This films. anced of selection works by Shonibare, and sculptures, graphs, photo...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2002) 2002 (16-17): 110–111.
Published: 01 May 2002
...• obvious visual pun: the elegant The critique resides in the ly rendered. Above the figure is a rlem, New York Victorian figure, resplendent in Indonesian/Dutch origins of the realistic tree-like form that is...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 8–13.
Published: 01 November 2016
... writer in attendance evoked what how slave trade and slavery belonged to a global, the painting triggered for them. For instance, in economic, social, and cultural system. For example, front of Le Radeau de la méduse artist Isaac Julien Dutch paintings figured goods and products of talked of the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 168–170.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Branly, Paris, France. Two mannequins, Dutch wax printed cotton textile, shoes, coir matting, artifi• encased in resin. The theme of the gar• cial silk flowers. Overall: 158 x 178 x 170 cm. Courtesy of the artist, James Cohan Gallery (New York) den is travel and discovery...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1999) 1999 (10): 68.
Published: 01 May 1999
... Dutch artist mounted his own works amidst murals and graffiti dedicated to loved ones who had died of AIDS. This hall was a thoroughfare to an auditori• um where a Chicano performance artist deployed several media-legends on dig• ital screen, music, mime-to dramatize aspects of Mexican...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 122.
Published: 01 May 2001
... tures: smart, thoughtful, often rejected snapshots hang. De child, who incorporates memories politicized, occasionally over• Geuzen, a three women Dutch of Albania's recent civil war into...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 125.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Dutch Jew in a South African context. performances to symbolize unde• While one could perhaps argue Colony in the 17th century and her sirable behavior. While the one is a...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2014) 2014 (35): 74–83.
Published: 01 November 2014
... (2011) attended to the lingering presence of Ecstasy,” “Both aesthetically and ethically, I of a Dutch-colonial past in South Africa, aspects of seek to translate my rage and my desire into new which have been suppressed, if not forgotten, while images that will undermine conventional percep...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2014) 2014 (34): 124–127.
Published: 01 May 2014
... wedding with the Dutch rican market. In the “Music Room,” Af- women in Catholic churches, could also curator of preindustrial design Al- rican and European instruments were be seen in a video of Gaba performing exandra van Dongen at the Stedelijk displayed together with gold-­painted his own “plate...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 126–128.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Shonibare’s elaborate tableaus tellingly incorporate Dutch-wax fabric, which is commonly accepted as African despite originally coming about as a result of colonial trade routes between Europe and Asia. And Wangechi Mutu’s Daniele Tamagni, Playboys of Bacongo, 2012. Lambda C...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1999) 1999 (10): 54–57.
Published: 01 May 1999
...• gram in Rotterdam entitled "South African Seasons", funded by various Dutch government sources. Located in the main exhibition...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1998) 1998 (9): 16–19.
Published: 01 November 1998
... tints. These are very different from the canvases Gaba covered with Dutch money. The shreds the Bank of the Netherlands makes of its old notes look like gaily coloured...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 118.
Published: 01 May 2000
... ] face with an experience of frag• Dutch colonizers as far back as the ken premise behind these images: ill WJ mented, post-colonial identity that 17th century. This tangled global if black characters had ever found may resemble our own in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2003) 2003 (18): 103.
Published: 01 May 2003
.... Nine kilometers away from the Dutch artist Trudi Maan's large- site, Alexandrian artist Rehab El scale drawings of the heads of...