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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 74-83.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Brett M. Van Hoesen This essay reviews the compelling recent exhibition Glyphs: Acts of Inscription , hosted by the Pitzer College Art Galleries in Claremont, California, co-curated by Renée Mussai, curator and head of archive at Autograph ABP in London, and Ruti Talmor, assistant professor of...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (26): 6-29.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Tamar Garb This essay looks at the way in which the history of South Africa is imprinted in representations of place. It examines images of the land as sites of inscription, exploring the residue of deep colonial history as well as the more immediate past of apartheid on the signs and signifiers...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (9): 72.
Published: 01 November 1998
... greed and power cast aside the Sadek's benches is a lesson in histo• the nature of such displays. She teachings of history. At the same ry, the lesson being that mummies in transformed a room into a white cube time, her inscriptions are meant to...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 60-73.
Published: 01 November 2017
..., “Inscriptions,” 17–19; Martina does it represent?’ but ‘What is it made of?’ and Dobbe, Querelle des anciens, des modernes et des postmodernes. ‘What does it do Questions, one might think, that Exemplarische Untersuchungen zur Medienästhetik der Malerei...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 128-137.
Published: 01 May 2013
... forensic methods and developed through mimetic inscription, decisive, sometimes imitates them precisely. Exemplary in thought- provoking transformations have also taken this respect is her Berlin à eur de peau (2010). The place. Hence, as small as these details may seem, the...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 12-13.
Published: 01 November 1996
... Shakespeare's which previously sought to control through definition. Yet he resists the Tempest in the context of colonialism. Riot police abound as Caliban insti• idea that one can possess one's own identity, his inscriptions are, more gates a slave revolt through an act of cannibalism...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 64.
Published: 01 May 1998
... and graffiti-like inscriptions as well vide, in the form of rich historical- such a success. Two things stand out: Africa. Ample proof of this is in the...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (9): 24-27.
Published: 01 November 1998
...," pageantry, glib inscriptions and angelic The paintings, entitled Souvenir I, that typically accompany funerary flo• references. Souvenir III and Souvenir IV, present ral arrangements. These distanced, Despite the pristine environment views...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 118-119.
Published: 01 May 2007
... unmistakable, with their similarly childlike sketches, compulsive inscriptions, and erasures. In terms of subject matter, Basquiat's works sam• ple liberally from Western history, but also invoke the rich, undervalued his• Untitled (Boxer), 1982. tories of the Afro-Caribbean Diaspora...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 86-87.
Published: 01 May 2004
... direct association with the inscription of the Qu'ran...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (24): 120-125.
Published: 01 May 2009
... and bodies, and weapons. The spike in lace commerce, the other pointing to the recovered inscription at spurred by this new interest in lace, is comparable her feet, Solo Goya.9 Often called the "black to that of Nottingham's boom, the period imme• Duchess" because of...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 68-77.
Published: 01 May 2011
... curators, Anatsui’s work was lin’s Reichstag (Parliament) bears the dedication 41 intentionally positioned below the nineteenth- “Dem Deutschen Volke” (To the German Race/ 42 ­century inscription on the pediment that reads People) on its pediment.2 The xenophobic legacies 43 “Der...
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Nka (2006) 2006 (20): 60-71.
Published: 01 May 2006
..." Fall 2006 Nka-65 Silhouetted corpse of African American Allen Brooks hanging from Elk's Arch, surrounded by spectators. March 3, 1910- Dallas, Texas. Tinted lithographed postcard. 3 1/2x5 1/2 in. Printed inscription on border, "LYNCHING SCENE, DALLAS, MARCH 3, 1910". Penciled...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 8-11.
Published: 01 May 1995
... artistic expres• it gathered thirty curators and—as someone expressed it with a smile- sion. The focus has shifted from the artist/subject to the institutions as represented a motley gang of contesting points of view, some from the places of inscription. Being an artist and an...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 149-151.
Published: 01 May 2011
... reviews   ity our activity, the landscape landscape the activity, our by inscription awaiting terrain static a longer No navigates. it land...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 24-31.
Published: 01 May 2002
... defined his the evocation of non-material essences. Form, in this respect, art as a search for Spirit, interpreted through the conceptual functions as a mode of inscription through mnemonic codes structure of his Onitsha Igbo heritage, this statement was that...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (31): 124-141.
Published: 01 November 2012
... those who do not. In the works that Graffiti Magic comprises, Wosene saw the inscriptions much as he does today, as “conjuring up spells that induce new perceptions, new...
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Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 80-83.
Published: 01 May 2003
... embodied models, the body does not just pas• tional institutions in much of Africa, engendered a sys• sively receive cultural inscription, it actively creates culture tematic erosion of the woman's role and status The through bodily performances of adornment. I have started...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 58-61.
Published: 01 November 1996
.... The first, Mustapha Dime's in this field: the questionable tendency to concoct a melange of T 1994 Le Pharaoh, presides with a haughty, magisterial visual inscriptions under the generic rubric that is known as aplomb on a white, 3-foot high pedestal at...
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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 14-17.
Published: 01 May 1999
... meanings. Throughout his career, facts about alterity notyet understood. The discourse of colonization meant the Gericault insisted on the prominence of both discursive terms in the configura• increasing inscription of the Other within the space of the same. Gericault's...