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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 18–25.
Published: 01 May 2001
... time upstairs in Ringgold's tall, spacious studio, whose walls are studied with story quilts and prints from a major new work in progress. Ringgold and her husband, Burdette live on Jones Road, and it was not long ago that Ringgold laugh• ingly told Grace Welty, her assistant, that she was...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 138–144.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Barbara Jones Hogu was a founding member of AfriCOBRA, a collective of painters, photographers, printmakers, textile designers, and sculptors that Jeff Donaldson founded in 1968 in Chicago. This interview covers Jones Hogu’s participation in AfriCOBRA and deals with questions about the group’s...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 140–151.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Cheryl Finley Throughout her life Loïs Mailou Jones admired African art and culture. But it was through the mask—its spiritual significance, theatrical expression, cultural importance, and emotive possibilities—that she found herself as an artist, designer, and educator. With a career buttressed by...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2004) 2004 (19): 26–31.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Kellie Jones Copyright © 2004 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2004 TRACEY ROSE POSTAPARTHEID PLAYGROUND Cicciolina, 2001, lambda print Kellie Jones 26 • Nka...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 22–31.
Published: 01 November 2011
... accepted or even lionized as artists etc., we were still some- how burdened with the disorienting realization of alienation. On the surface, as we grew more conscious, we LeRoi Jones (Amiri Baraka) leads the Black Arts parade down 125th Street toward...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 90–97.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Barbara Jones Hogu This essay explains the founding of AfriCOBRA as a cohesive, collaborative artists’ coalition that worked with an accepted philosophy and aesthetics to create positive images regarding their ethnic group’s social, economic, and political conditions, regardless of the media or...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 98–103.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Napoleon Jones-Henderson This essay, written by one of AfriCOBRA’s members, places the group as an aesthetic life force and a way of seeing the visual world coupled with the social, spiritual, relational, and political realities. The members of AfriCOBRA agitated for a new aesthetic, a new sense of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 138–141.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Geoffrey Jacques African American Los Angeles in the middle decades of the last century was alive with militancy, movement, and creativity. Now Dig This! Art and Black Los Angeles, 1960 – 1980 , curated by Kellie Jones, captures this vitality while offering a nuanced survey of how visual artists in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 42–49.
Published: 01 November 2011
... historical past is effectively “dead” because of its seemingly fixed status as a static object in structures of nostalgia and memory. Film, video, and installation work by Fusco, Julien, Pettibon, Bill Jones, Lyle Ashton Harris, and Carrie Mae Weems position still photography and graphic images in ways that...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 60–67.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Baraka (LeRoi Jones), Sonia Sanchez, and concerts, live jazz shows, and professional drum- Larry Neals; poet/“international ambassador” Ted ming concerts became integral to the celebration. Jones; musician and bandleader Babatunde Ola- The exhibition continued for fourteen years, dem- tunji; Pharoah...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1998) 1998 (8): 40–45.
Published: 01 May 1998
... Kellie Jones each mounted alle• gories of Enwezor's premise within their own peculiar discourses. Even...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 40–47.
Published: 01 May 2015
... and naturalistically Jarrell, Napoleon Jones-Henderson, Barbara Jones- contoured. Both display defiance as they stare out- Hogu, Carolyn Lawrence, Nelson Stevens, and Ger- ward, unabashedly confronting the viewer. In this ald Williams, pursued a “trans-African” style illus- composition depth is...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 16–27.
Published: 01 May 2012
... possible, ele- America and Mexico as a professional dancer for ments of their cultural heritage.”9 the State Department’s Music Theatre U.S.A. before As characterized by art historian Kellie Jones, relocating to Los Angeles to join friends living in the Black Arts movement of the 1960s and 1970s the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 4–7.
Published: 01 November 2011
... that is truly trans-­African, Loïs Mailou Jones, Elizabeth Catlett, and Charles but also transnational. These special issues (num- White were fully exploring the African American bers 29 and 30) do not claim to be comprehensive experience and its rich African heritage, ultimately or...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 28–39.
Published: 01 May 2015
... news that an African (then known as LeRoi Jones) and Robert Newman, American artist would consider issues of multiple director of the Spectrum Gallery; the rise of activ- address—W. E. B. Du Bois’s formulation of a “double ist art; and the emerging discourse around the per- -consciousness” had been...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 122–123.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., Kelly Jones's ing that pixilation simultaneously pro• essay "Tracey Rose: Post-apartheid tects and silences eyewitnesses. In his South African National Gallery Playground" relies...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 76–83.
Published: 01 May 2012
... electrically charged, the balloons jarringly shaken, many destroyed by the thunder and by the lightning of the real Amerika. And we (Jarrell, Barbara Jones...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 34–46.
Published: 01 May 2007
.... Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 2001), p. 3. 10 perpener) p. 9. 6 In the 1940s, the African American painter and printmaker 11 Ibid., p. 18. Eldzier Cortor became one of the first artists to focus on nude '2 Lillian Jones, "Occupational Sketches of People in black...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 16–27.
Published: 01 November 2015
... • November 2015 16 • Nka DOI 10.1215/10757163-3339827 © 2015 by Nka Publications Clockwise from top left: Pat Evans, 1973; Grace Jones, 1974; Naomi Sims, 1970 All photos taken by and © Anthony Barboza...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 68–75.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Gallery expands the exhibi- and Bob Macbeth evolves into collaboration of the tions to include non-­Weusi members, including new Lafayette Theatre and the Weusi Academy from Valerie Maynard, Ben Jones, Frank Smith (who 1969 to 1973. The collaboration sees the production later becomes an AfriCOBRA...