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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2014) 2014 (34): 52–54.
Published: 01 May 2014
... From “Black Collectivities: A Conference,” held May 3–4, 2013, at Northwestern University’s Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, and the University of Chicago’s Arts Incubator. This conversation followed presentations by George E. Lewis and John Corbett on...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2014) 2014 (35): 32–41.
Published: 01 November 2014
...A. M. Weaver This essay offers a detailed overview of the life and work of Californian artist John Outterbridge. It chronicles the early influences on the development of his work and unique style and brings up to date his accomplishments as an artist that deserves many more accolades. The...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2019) 2019 (44): 24–37.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Tamar Garb In this article the author produces a reading of two iconic photographs that register the removal of the statue of Cecil John Rhodes from its plinth at the University of Cape Town in April 2015. Produced respectively by documentary photographer David Goldblatt (1930–2018) and performance...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1996) 1996 (4): 40–45.
Published: 01 May 1996
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1996) 1996 (4): 69.
Published: 01 May 1996
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2014) 2014 (34): 48–51.
Published: 01 May 2014
...John Corbett From “Black Collectivities: A Conference,” held May 3–4, 2013, at Northwestern University’s Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, and the University of Chicago’s Arts Incubator. This article consists of a meditation on modes of self-organization...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 174–180.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Yemane I. Demissie “Bust Brawl: the Battle over a Black Bronze Prince” examines the tug-of-war between the Right Honorable General Sir Henry Frederick Ponsonby, the Privy Purse and private secretary to Queen Victoria, and John Throp, a sculptor and marble mason based in Leeds, over the creation of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2006) 2006 (20): 144–150.
Published: 01 May 2006
... massacre of Native Eric Kofi Acree, is the Librarian of John Henrik Americans at Wounded Knee, the World War II Clarke Africana Library, Cornell University internment of Japanese Americans, and the Leo Frank lynching in Georgia in 1913. Katz, J. D., California...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1994) 1994 (1): 62.
Published: 01 May 1994
...John Russell Taylor Copyright © 1994 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1994 ...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 94–107.
Published: 01 May 2015
...- Grabski Nka • 105 ufacturing and consumption overlapped locally, Joanna Grabski is the John and Christine Warner Dakar-based tailors have had to contend with the Professor of Art History and Visual Culture at Deni- impacts of imported new and used clothing on the son University. In addition to writing...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 14–21.
Published: 01 November 2016
... March’s Richard J. Powell is the John Spencer Bassett Profes- portrait of Donyale Luna was certainly cognizant sor of Art and Art History at Duke University. of how subject agency worked, especially through subject-to-camera eye contact and, by association, Notes the initiation of “The Look.” One is...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 18–25.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., and comin' 'til you get to the Palisades then turn onto Jones the moon has disappeared. Road. Look for an old white farmhouse. Aunt Emmy and Uncle John be there waiting for you. God's on your side. 'Under A Blood Red Sky You as good as free...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 218–219.
Published: 01 November 2016
... genius, virtuosity, John L. War eld Center for African and listic comparisons of Basquiat’s work and activism and the role that racial- African American Studies. to that of Picasso, Twombly, Dubuffet, ization plays in each arena. and Pollock at the same time that she The nal chapter, “The...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 220–223.
Published: 01 November 2016
... ity, and slick joie de peintre—brightly T-shirted (male) subjects made clear packaged for the masses. art sense meticulously appropriated. Which brings us to a landscape drawn Jody B. Cutler is an art historian af l- from a Rubens portrait of Philip II in a iated with St. John’s...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2014) 2014 (35): 114–119.
Published: 01 November 2014
... paintings, and public installations co-opt the linguistic forms and pictorial metaphors of poster-strewn urban sidewalks. Deriving from the noble visions of John Muafangejo’s politically charged linocuts, Platter’s satirical drawings make textual references to familiar street advertisements bearing...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2014) 2014 (34): 56–58.
Published: 01 May 2014
... topics such as markets and funding for collective art practices and the ways that wealth is distributed within and beyond black cultural organizations on both sides of the Atlantic. The featured panelists—Naomi Beckwith, John Corbett, Theaster Gates, George E. Lewis, Elvira Dyangani Ose, and Blake...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 June 2017) 2017 (40): 8–15.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Grant Farred “When I was nineteen, Miles Davis put his finger on my soul, and it never went away,” Stuart Hall reflects in John Akomfrah’s documentary, The Stuart Hall Project . Miles Davis not only “touched” Hall’s soul, but the music and its many moods, its vagaries, its experimentations provided...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 4–15.
Published: 01 May 2012
... widely acclaimed, including Betye Saar, David Hammons, and John Outterbridge. As the text continues to unfold, a picture also emerges of the Leimert Park Village and the neighboring “Hills” communities of black wealth, the patrons of art whom the gallery hoped to serve. Copyright © 2012 Nka: Journal of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2013) 2013 (33): 92–99.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Pep Subirós The exhibition Jane Alexander: Surveys (from the Cape of Good Hope) was presented by the Museum for African Art in collaboration with the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City from April to July 2013. Through combinations of sculpted figures, tableaux, installations, and...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2014) 2014 (35): 22–31.
Published: 01 November 2014
... related ways to collaborative works made by Boyce over a period of several years. In her deliberate resistance to making sense, Boyce places her works in a tradition of modernist artistic practice that draws on Dadaist poetry, the work of John Cage, and black British female performers who disrupt our...