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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 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 Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 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 Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 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 in the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 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...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1996) 1996 (5): 10–11.
Published: 01 November 1996
... Gonzalez jr., 15; father and son. One of the rooms in the of which both Fernando Ortiz and Gerardo Mosquera speak and to which installation is a recreation of a teenager's room, complete with pinups, the appellation of kitsch denies an inherent authenticity. baseball...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 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 Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1996) 1996 (5): 64.
Published: 01 November 1996
... audi• turn of the century and as vehicle 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...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 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 and...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2002) 2002 (16-17): 100–103.
Published: 01 May 2002
... tually no choice or voice, but finding 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...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2004) 2004 (19): 20–25.
Published: 01 May 2004
... specifically to be about gay would 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...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1998) 1998 (9): 34–37.
Published: 01 November 1998
... was a child, and about his father some of Because we are not used to drawings from Ward, one looks whose favorite religious hymns have inspired his sculptures and forward to them with a certain excitement: what would they look installations. He talks about his...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 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 Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 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 but...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2004) 2004 (19): 56–59.
Published: 01 May 2004
... 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 Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1998) 1998 (8): 62–63.
Published: 01 May 1998
... photo is er gems which deserve mention. tographs of Vanley Burke. While fluid are the photographic work of captioned: father sat down to rea...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 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 Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 126–127.
Published: 01 May 2007
... the Industrial Revolution. Abram in the Netherlands remains the most of today. Shonibare was born in Hewitt, father to the sisters, was a expensive and authentic wax print for...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1998) 1998 (8): 40–45.
Published: 01 May 1998
... that "Trade Routes," as well as side-by-side one a father's mini• history and geography are largely mally adorned jail cell, the other his governed by shifts in power...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1995) 1995 (2): 70–71.
Published: 01 May 1995
... image, and in #3 the same image of his father Gallery. An exhibition whose prime location belong. As is the case with references to the in tails and top coat. One feels almost...
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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...