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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2009) 2009 (25): 8–29.
Published: 01 November 2009
... who, along with ening of the Muslim Brotherhood and the conse - other Egyptian women since the beginning of the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 76–87.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Dina A. Ramadan Thirty-two-year-old multimedia artist Ahmed Basiony was one of the earliest martyrs of the 2011 Egyptian uprisings. Shortly after his death his work was selected for the Egyptian pavilion at the fifty-fourth Venice Biennale. This article questions the choice of Basiony as a...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 18–29.
Published: 01 May 2013
... zeitgeist in the Egyptian artistic milieu and mirroring the individual and genuine artistic response of al-Gazzar to the utopian, almost mythical status given to surrealism in Egypt in the first half of the last century. This work of art is dealt with here as a reflection of the changing social and...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 86–91.
Published: 01 May 2000
... represents several important Egyptian Artists who live and work in Cairo and abroad, in addition to a few foreign artists who reside in Egypt. 00: Would you introduce some of the artists thatyou represent? KF: Before I do this, I'd like to say that artists in Cairo are isolated from one another...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 62–65.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., botanical shapes from a material rife Mansour has painstakingly fabricated a series of botanical shapes from a material rife with poetic and historic associa• with poetic and historic associations. tions. It is this material, cotton, "pure Egyptian cotton," which becomes the metaphor and the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2003) 2003 (18): 34–39.
Published: 01 May 2003
... are being challenged by initiatives from the local nomic liberalization, the role of state controlled cultural organi• private sector and abroad. Until very recently, the Egyptian zations, which had dominated the parameters of artistic produc• Ministry of Culture has been the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2003) 2003 (18): 103.
Published: 01 May 2003
... women, encouraging a move from Egyptian artist Samy Elias floated the sacred to the secular, from an exaggerated Egyptian pound In the weeks leading up to the US focus...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1998) 1998 (9): 72.
Published: 01 November 1998
...Alessio Antoniolli Copyright © 1998 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1998 REVIEW REHAB ELSADEK Gasworks Gallery London The first place Egyptian artist Rehab el Sadek...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 5.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., an experimental theater company based in Cairo, Egypt. Ramez hailed from a prominent Egyptian family that played a pioneering role in the rise of the independent...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2001) 2001 (15): 38–43.
Published: 01 November 2001
... Contemporary African Art AGAINST HOMOGENEITY: SUSAN HEFUNA'S ART Susan Hefuna asserts the principle of cultural difference with utmost vigor. As the child of Egyptian-German parents she grew up simultaneously in two distinct cultures, also experiencing their dis• parity as a factor of contrasting...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 62–75.
Published: 01 May 2015
... heart of the Egyptian revolution. In the crowd one can recognize the following historic figures: Anwar Sadat, Nietzsche, Hitler, Castro, and Mohamed ElBaradei, who played an important role during the revolution as a reform leader. By Sad Panda 64 • Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 128.
Published: 01 May 2001
... under propriety and marketing artifacts from the Egyptian presence. Though the importance BAMGBOYE laws, their distinctions of hierar• Collection of the San Antonio of the object is manifested in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1999) 1999 (10): 62–65.
Published: 01 May 1999
...Khaled Hafez Copyright © 1999 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1999 Artists, No-Curators, And Other Intellectual Jargon: The International Cairo Biennale Khaled Hafez ike Egyptian soap-operas - or...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 102–109.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Fall 2007 Nka-105 From the series Unearthed, 2001 is regarded as the point through which the indi• the heat of fire in both its creative consuming vidual may become possessed by powerful spir• aspects are linked to the ram in ancient Egyptian its.18 Bell notes that in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 127.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., having grown up in a family unpretentious, humane and quiet• where her father is Egyptian and ly beautiful. A desire to collect her mother German, and dividing together markers of goodwill and her time between Egypt and Ger• meaning from a random and...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2003) 2003 (18): 60–65.
Published: 01 May 2003
... transnational age. 500,000 in France." England, Holland, Spain and Portugal have Egyptian physician and activist Nawal El Sadaawi writes that similar colonial karma. immigrants, those who possess more than one culture, "under• Neo-imperialist...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2008) 2008 (22-23): 60–79.
Published: 01 May 2008
... national is not a folklore," wrote Fanon, "nor an abstract and an international consciousness that emerges populism that believes it can discover the people's from the life and work of the Egyptian architect true nature." On the contrary, Fanon emphasizes Hassan Fathy. As Nasser Rabbat points out...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 104–113.
Published: 01 November 2015
... she lyricists to name her ‘an Ethiopian Artemis 7 appeared in a “white Russian court costume with She returned home from Cairo with a pearl silver palanquin and deep sable fl ounce.”4 headdress evoking an Egyptian pyramid for her Her diamonds came from Tiff any & Co., her adopted daughter...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 74–79.
Published: 01 May 2001
... newer works, applies the Egyptian henna to various points on her body, and has herself photographed progressively, docu• menting the mutating purple scars. "Discoloring...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 13.
Published: 01 May 2001
... conference was to facilitate networking among artists, scholars, curators, art critics, museums and galleries concerned with African and Diaspora art. By any measure, the con• feren ce was truly an international and a Pan-African event: for where in the world could one observe the Egyptian artist Adil El...