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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 8-21.
Published: 01 November 2011
... (textual performances that aimed to somehow avoid framing and containing ephemeral but excessive acts of sounding black, looking black, and becoming black). Copyright © 2011 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2011 Black...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 152-155.
Published: 01 May 2011
... black subjects in Cape Town, Johannesburg, and New Orleans. With Mthethwa’s customary saturated color, subtle composition, and exacting attention to ephemeral detail, the images depicted the reach of politics in the aesthetics of everyday life. They also revealed the artist’s interest in the longer...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 188-191.
Published: 01 November 2017
... title, Phoebe Boswell: For Every Real Word Spoken , is taken from Audre Lorde’s essay, “The Transformation of Silence into Language and Action” (1977). The exhibition is composed of a series of eight drawings of eight female figures, an animation, and ephemeral drawings and texts on the gallery walls...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (24): 48-55.
Published: 01 May 2009
... some time to (in the case of the women, decomposition as the establish this and, even then, parts of the crowd casts became waterlogged). Though this is not were not convinced. Talk of evil doings—witch• always the case, typically the ephemeral nature of craft of some kind—was...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 42-43.
Published: 01 May 1995
... SIMILAR THEMES, INCLUDING THOSE ASSOCIATED WITH OUTSIDER ART, POP ART, MEDIA, FASHION, MUSIC, AND THE IDEOLOGY OF EPHEMERAL ART, PARTICULARLY FROM INDIA AND AFRICA. IkS! Ill Journal of Contemporary African Art • Spring/Summer 1995 pieces of wood, stacked and juxtaposed to form a...
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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 38-39.
Published: 01 May 1999
... of Marian Goodman and Guiseppe Penone. She eventually returned to England where she now keeps a studio. Evans talks nonchalantly about the market implications of her dedica• tion to site, to craft, to the singular moment and work, to the ephemeral, to location and its resonance...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 62-65.
Published: 01 May 2001
... own. The ephemeral substance of the cotton acts as a bridge, metaphor and the means for the linking two vastly differing cultures: Egypt and the United States. Mansour asks us to imagine, and to participate in this construction of a private fantasy. project, or rather this fantasy...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 92-93.
Published: 01 May 2004
... of Madame Tussauds. Appearing scene shot in a museum, De to perceive an ephemeral threat, Palma's female protagonist...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 100-107.
Published: 01 November 2010
... the original models, their ghostly appearance linked to First I thought I could use them as is, but also I the passing of life and the ephemeral nature of our wanted to transform them from that “as-­is found existence. object” thing because of...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 33-37.
Published: 01 May 2004
... in Adeagbo's ephemeral multimedia installations sive relationships as possible, thus taking their part in a Summer / 2004 Nka • 33...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 86-87.
Published: 01 November 2001
..., fleshy back, but the muscular Such painful bodily interven• Perform activity. This ephemeral desired reactions and gendered...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 124-125.
Published: 01 May 2007
... AIDS Tunnel increased the effect of the paper) and the unexpected (a sound cries and personal stories of HIV/AIDS installation and ephemeral drawings To flip a coin is to play...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 140-141.
Published: 01 May 2011
... the concerns and ephemeral outdoor museums. potentials of the planned National Con- DOI 10.1215/10757163-1266747 It is in her discussion of the his- temporary Art Museum, in contrast with tory of the outdoor museum that she nomadic museums. Nomadic practices connects the...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (26): 70-79.
Published: 01 May 2010
... empty forms. extension of that piece. It consists of a large number—about Furthermore, the material used bestows an ephemeral four hundred—of large cans, of the kind used to transport existence on this work, not only because it has been destroyed oil products, in...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 118-119.
Published: 01 November 2010
... - - - - - - - - - - , believed in the telling nature of unself of spaces: architectural conscious nature telling the in believed Weimar great philosopher the of the ephemeral, who also Kracauer, Siegfried to back me brought work McQueen’s era, an broadly, more and, place specific a both of barometer true...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 149-151.
Published: 01 May 2011
... coined by Craig Owens, racial signifier is subject to aesthetic radical difference. speaks closely to Pope.L’s own obses- evaluation, it is recast as a formal cat- Loa (1992–2001), a gray slab of sive piling up of ephemeral fragments, egory. As Raymond Saunders famously...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 26-31.
Published: 01 May 2004
... political systems. ist pedigree. Her materials are ephemeral: paper, yarn, wall draw• In publication after publication, it has been shown that mod• ings, and video. Text is integral. She is not contained by one ernism and Africa go hand in hand, and that key phases in the...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 24-33.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., whether those associations are tures that took place during African modernity. ephemeral and related to a specific project or are Everyday life and the narration of each society’s permanent and make reference to an organization journey were crucial in artistic practice. What was...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 60-69.
Published: 01 November 2016
... local, ephemeral, and consequently transient as a cultural politics, namely, Harlem Renaissance “highly personalized and self-controlled expression writer Claude McKay, Marcus Garvey, and DJ Kool of a particular aesthetic.” The dialectic of the tran- Herc, whose sound system played in Brooklyn and...
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Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 66-71.
Published: 01 May 2003
..., and more recently in Berlin, Germany where he cur• rently lives, Rhode has been using the wall as a pri• mary medium for his ephemeral drawings and witty perform• ances. Standing as a support to his charcoal drawings, the wall also functions as a backdrop against which to stage the...