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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 18–25.
Published: 01 May 2001
... was "going to put Jones Road on the map." This, Ringgold is doing in a variety of ways. The Jones Road Series and The Anyone Can Fly Foundation The Jones Road series will "channel" (Ringgold's Photographic portrait of Faith Ringgold. term) a multi-part narrative from the late...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 50–61.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Michele Wallace In an article written by her daughter Michele Wallace, Faith Ringgold’s Black Light series is presented as part of an experiment in the 1960s quest for the creation of a “black aesthetics” best understood in relation to Ringgold’s life and the evolution of her oeuvre. Black...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 28–39.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Anne Monahan The year 1967 was a transitional moment for the rehabilitation of activist art and the formation of black identity. It was likewise significant for Faith Ringgold, who was preparing the solo exhibition that would introduce her to the New York art world. That summer, after riots...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 92–99.
Published: 01 November 2013
... existence. In its cathedral setting, this presentation of her work also created space to reflect on questions of faith and demonstrated the powerful dialogues that can emerge when contemporary art is shown in social environments with deep historical, societal, or spiritual resonances. Copyright © 2013 Nka...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 104–113.
Published: 01 May 2012
... just ask and she will show them, but it should be an occasion, because it’s a big deal to pull out all those slides. Why didn’t they invite Faith Ringgold? They were scared to death of Faith. [laughs] She threatened them beyond belief. There was no way...
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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 71.
Published: 01 May 1999
... installation faith in the midst of adversity.The universal constructs. rests an altar-like arrangement. amplifies communal voices of pain, remaining space in the gallery is The exhibit, "Cowries, Crosses, Charred wood, power objects, small...
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Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 102.
Published: 01 May 2003
... practices and identities of these ousness, or "being cool." The Worlds are Born, is a visual poem artists is that they are formed by first image depicts the person as of remembrance and faith. Wade...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 118–127.
Published: 01 November 2011
... supporters of the vidual artists such as Camille Billops, Elizabeth women artists. In 1968 I had been fortunate to have Catlett, lnge Hardison, Loïs Mailou Jones, Faith worked as a printmaking apprentice at their Harlem Ringgold, and Betye Saar were gaining high repute cooperative gallery, Nyumba Ya...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 53–57.
Published: 01 May 1995
... the possibility for a radical faith in the vitality of mythology as the text of popular culture and magic as its technique of empowerment. Charles Merewether (Merewether, 1991) Ouattara has arrived in New York and proclaimed: "There is no difference between myself...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (26): 60–69.
Published: 01 May 2010
... of globalized consumer culture is made mani- identity across lines of sexual, cultural, or religious festly clear, as is the artist’s gradual remove from the boundaries, such appropriations are as relevant kind of idealistic faith in the restorative powers of to the construction of, for instance...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 74–77.
Published: 01 May 2002
... at forcibly tegrating or, in case this fails, by eliminating them "articulating the identity of a country." To begin with, the Coco Fusco's work, faithful to what Benjamin thought of as depositaries of identities are not countries, but individuals...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 150–153.
Published: 01 November 2019
.... Robison III Cutler Nka 151 smoothly carved, morphing cedar sculp- ture Black Unity (1968), which depicts a fist on one face and an enlarged, twinning mask resembling a Baule-type on the other. Two now iconic works by Catlett s close heritors, Betye Saar and Faith Ringgold, were a joint coup...
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Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 12–21.
Published: 01 May 2003
...: "This is your mother This Mancoba spent his childhood on the East Rand. Encouraged by the is your son." sculptors Lippy Lipschitz and Elza Dziomba, Mancoba left South Africa In Faith and in many of his later paintings and drawings he explores in 1938...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 140–151.
Published: 01 November 2011
... are left in shadow, pro- “I am pushing, more or less in the direction of sym- jecting depth, even moodiness. As Faith Ringgold bolism, African symbolism and Haitian symbol- once said, Negro Youth “expressed Loïs’s talent for ism, color and design.”2 In Damballah, named after portraiture and forecast...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (37): 38–43.
Published: 01 November 2015
... commercials this burden still exists, and Tamara & Tireka has not with slow-motion shots of “manageable” hair that been immune to it. moves—the same commercials I saw as a child. While Douglass had faith in the objectivity of The legacy of these commercial representa...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 122–129.
Published: 01 May 2008
... in the name of faith, is a tentative, abandoned space, empty of expecta• while the CCTV cameras position all of this as tions and brimful with nostalgia for a time of spectacle and make it part of popular culture. completion and comprehension. Suggestive of yet another transmission of violence Yet...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 68–73.
Published: 01 May 2007
... is an individual existing on the margins wealth, though, is accompanied by an abandon- Fall 2007 Nka -71 merit, a forsaking of faith in his erstwhile hero, and others find themselves in can only be ade...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 127.
Published: 01 May 2001
... with incredible 'Celebrate Life Framed Visions openness and faith in entrusting South African National Gallery Hefuna articulates a complex their personal belongings and (SANG) in Cape Town...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (9): 52–57.
Published: 01 November 1998
.... Goldblatt's recent writing—which is, at its best, a Quite uncanny foil to And so the show with its myriad shows of faith goes on. Churches, his images—is not, however, a guarantor of enlightenment. The cap• left-leaning and right. Bulked concrete architecture. Fenced and minced tions...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 114.
Published: 01 May 2000
... of blunt, without ever being bombas• Khalid Kodi, Desire, Faith, then Fly, 1999, political oppression." Sometimes...