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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 18–29.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Avinoam Shalem This article discusses a painting of the Great Dam of Aswan made by Abdel Hadi al-Gazzar in 1964 and immediately crowned as the iconic image of Egypt in the heroic age of the Nasser regime. The painting clearly adopts the aesthetic language of surrealism, illustrating a particular...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 40–53.
Published: 01 November 2021
... and mediums adapted to new iterations of the Art and Liberty ideology. Fourth, painter Abdel Hadi el-Gazzar (1925–66) and the Contemporary Art Group epitomize the impact of Art and Liberty after World War II. This chronological progression illustrates how the Egyptian Art and Liberty group reacted...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 22–43.
Published: 01 November 2020
... origins. Morsi also met the late modernist master Abdel Hadi al-Gazzar at the 1954 inaugural exhibition of the Museum of Fine Arts in Alexandria, an encounter that ushered in a lifelong collaborative friendship between the two artists. It also resulted in multiple group exhibitions, which included...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 8–23.
Published: 01 November 2021
.... Their works are full of recurring themes and images: flattened landscapes; animals such as fish, cats, birds, and roosters; seated peasants; and popular street scenes. The works of Hamed Nada, Kamal Youssef, and Abdel Hadi El-Gazzar, along with well-known examples such as El-Gazzar s Al Majnun Al Akhdar (1951...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 246–247.
Published: 01 November 2021
... sources give different dates; Bachir El Sibaei states 1928. André Breton publishes The First Manifesto of Surrealism. André Breton publishes Soluble Fish. 1925 André Breton publishes A Letter to Seers. Abdel Hadi El-Gazzar is born in Alexandria. 1928 Mahmud Mukhtar s sculpture Nahdat Misr (The Renaissance...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 228–245.
Published: 01 November 2021
... Hassan Nka 229 230 Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art 49 November 2021 Contemporary Art Group members in the studio of Hussein Yousef Amin in the Giza neighborhood of Cairo, 1949. Left to right: Abdel Hadi El-Gazzar, Kamal Youssef, Hussein Yousef Amin, Mahmoud Khalil, Hamed Nada, and Ibrahim...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 4–5.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., Abdel Hadi al- Gazzar, David Goldblatt, Ernest Mancoba, Seydou Keita, John Muafangejo, Wilfredo Lam, Amir Nour, Uzo Egonu, Malick Sidibé, and many others. And we continue to track the work of emerging artists, such as Grace Ndiritu, Nadia Kaabi-Linke, Kiluanji Kia Henda, Mikhael Subotzky...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 100–118.
Published: 01 November 2021
... group, in addition to Hamed Nada and Abdel Hadi Al Gazzar, among others. This collective held its first exhibition under the umbrella of the Art and Liberty group in 1946. Its members were interested in Egyptian popular heritage in their artistic expressions, so it was said in Egypt that their movement...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (26): 80–151.
Published: 01 May 2010
... of Okeke-Agulu Nka • 147 Abd al-Hadi Al-Gazzar, The Popular Chorus, 1948. Oil on carton, dimensions unavailable. Courtesy Leila Effat. © Leila Effat important ways. How they reach our undergrads or do with divisions made between the art worlds in graduate students depends a lot on our own engage...