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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 126–139.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Daniel Haxall In 1997 Kehinde Wiley made his first trip to Africa to meet his father, a Nigerian man he had never known. This journey resonated deeply with the artist, who returned several times and established a studio practice there. Wiley documented each visit through portraiture, creating...
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Nka (2018) 2018 (42-43): 154–163.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., local articulation of black consciousness on Chicago’s South Side in 1967 in order to illustrate how local dimensions of black consciousness relate to the making of a global black consciousness. Crawford’s starting point is a photo archive of Bob Crawford, her father, a photographer who worked...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 60–69.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Michael McMillan I have been always struck by how men of my father’s generation were so well dressed in those iconic black-and-white documentary photographs depicting their arrival after a three-week transatlantic journey by sea. They wore neatly pressed suits with a white breast pocket...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 196–197.
Published: 01 May 2008
... to embark on her "Father tion of poetry, paintings, and installa• and humane limits. Ironically, despite Quest," inspired and driven by her tions by the late poet and his artist his standing among his peers and father's work and their common...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 10–11.
Published: 01 November 1996
... from the community: Nelson Magellan, to the elaborate ritualism of the catholic aesthetic, and to the Gonzalez, 39, and incarcerated felon doing time for drug-related burglary, natural flamboyance of the cultures of Africa's Guinea Coast; that ajiaco and Nelson Gonzalez jr., 15; father...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 100–103.
Published: 01 May 2002
... the means to act, presents the neighborhood, like the local flower vendor. But to cheating a sensitive image of an oppressed African womanhood. customers and to the irresponsible, absentee father of her daugh• In contrast to the voiceless, dramatically expressionless...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 20–25.
Published: 01 May 2004
... persecute me for this, and who was disturbed by this, was my bio• and lesbian sibling relationships and forms of identity within the context logical father. Because of his repression, part of my desire, my identity, of the black family. The film was also a platform to explore queer identi• retreated...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 10–15.
Published: 01 May 2008
...? Gordon Parks: I can't remember having been inclined to be an artist or anything of that sort. [LAUGHS] Yeah, I do remember—we had an old upright piano I used to plunk on, you know, and at 6 years old my father didn't like the idea that a boy played the piano for some...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 16–19.
Published: 01 May 2008
... and articles, scored concertos, directed films, and played piano on the concert stage. Guided by his father's advice, he transformed his own life...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 64.
Published: 01 November 1996
... ences the aesthetic tremors and for spiritual cleansing. cultural aftershocks of what within As the myth of the father- the exhibition remains primarily a nation-state declines, a contest• continental affair. At the center...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 24–31.
Published: 01 May 2002
... traditions that shaped the character of mod• ern Nigerian art. These include the indigenous aesthetic tradi• tions of Nigeria (his father was an Igbo sculptor) and the European modes of symbolic communication appropriated by Nigerian artists during the colonial period. Enwonwu and four other students...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 48–55.
Published: 01 May 2001
...• what they mean." She recalls that her important concept. Transparency cant ways. She says that, since moving to 12 father sang songs to her from Santeria in is about memory. Also. I...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 56–59.
Published: 01 May 2004
... to present your personal experiences sider. His mother was born into a full-blown nomad group in you are unfit for this school. A cruel and humiliating remark, I Mauritania, while his father's family hailed from a border area in thought!' that region. Dramane's great...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 70–71.
Published: 01 May 1995
... Anderson's current exhibition at June Kelly cated space where one does not always image, and in #3 the same image of his father Gallery. An exhibition whose prime location...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 80–85.
Published: 01 May 2000
... the unrepeatable, eternal Jewish-Christo-lslamic moment welcomed in over 200years. Skunder's vision turns toward the mysteries that "Pagan" sur• Skunder was a student at Tafari Makonnen School when his father, Colonel faces conceal—not in their eternity...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 4–15.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Elaine Freeman (Thomas), renowned as the training ground for the Tuskegee who later became chair of the Art Department at Airmen, another government-­sponsored experi- the institute. Freeman’s father, who was paralyzed, ment, and served as a bastion of higher education painted with his toes. Alonzo...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 140–152.
Published: 01 November 2017
... At the close of the smARTpower program, a her father’s journals, Ogunji embarked on a medita- painting of civil rights leader Fumilayo Kuti, the tive journey. Her one-minute video My father and mother of the renowned musician Fela Anikulapo I dance in outer space (2011) is a futuristic attempt Kuti...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 62–63.
Published: 01 May 1998
... is er gems which deserve mention. tographs of Vanley Burke. While fluid are the photographic work of captioned: father sat down to rea• George Kelly's Twenty Guineas, 1994...
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Nka (2006) 2006 (20): 32–43.
Published: 01 May 2006
... tury is separated by vast differences in time and home to his father? Does Smith, as a white female space from domestic terrorization of African scholar, establish a guilty identification by imagining Americans at the dawn of the last century. As David herself as consumer, producing...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 18–23.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... Mothers, fathers, married couples, sons, unveiled the beauty of each of his models with discretion; with• daughters, sisters, brothers, the young and the old: with their out intending to, he wrote the history of Bamako starting in the coiffed heads, their braided hair...