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Nka (1998) 1998 (9): 14–15.
Published: 01 November 1998
... movement in Nigeria. He had configured a gressive hard-edged energy which caused some and on hunger strikes as he and others fashioned a new image and a new life for himself. to dub it "Mau Mau" Mondrian—a reference to revolution against imperialism and colonial hege• Equally...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 92–95.
Published: 01 May 2001
... this and in the process removes or adds a few new pictorial and composition suggested an abundant, almost carniva- elements, while retaining much of the basic color composi• lesque celebration of life and nature expressed by the human, tion. To do this, the artist says, "One has to make very hard...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 110–115.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Sunanda K. Sanyal Susan Mullin Vogel’s El Anatsui: Art and Life examines the artist’s recent studio practice and the bottle-top tapestries that have won him international acclaim. Vogel’s meticulous investigation of Anatsui’s experiment with medium and process and his commitment to nonfixed forms...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (4): 69–70.
Published: 01 May 1996
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Nka (1997) 1997 (6-7): 24–27.
Published: 01 May 1997
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 72.
Published: 01 November 1996
...Matthew DeBord Copyright © 1996 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1996 LUSH LIFE: A BIOGRAPHY OF ducted almost psychically in terms Toland's idea does tarnish somewhat Duke's son, who seemed to harbor...
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Nka (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...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 144–149.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Kathe Sandler Copyright © 2010 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2009 9_sandler:nka_book_size 2/28/10 6:32 PM Page 144 BRIGHT MOMENTS The Life and Work of ST. CLAIR BOURNE...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 28–41.
Published: 01 November 2010
... by Nka Publications Pale Reflections and Fables of Life George Osodi’s “Real People” of the Niger Delta Frank A. O. Ugiomoh Ugiomoh Nka • 29 eorge Osodi’s photographs embody...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 94–107.
Published: 01 May 2015
... in Diba’s precedent mixed-media work. With more than four decades of artistic practice and a doctorate in urban geography from the University of Nice, Diba has long explored issues involving urban life in his work. In this installation, the artist translated the order and disorder of Dakar’s streets...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 47–53.
Published: 01 November 2001
... street and not see a striking visual image that is either mechanically reproduced or a performed image of urban self-fash• mm d City Life In ioning...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 74–79.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Wor groupness — I was initially asked to support as a funder. I was asked — as part of an institution, the University of Chicago Arts and Public Life Initia- tive...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (31): 162–165.
Published: 01 November 2012
... you When glimpse. a mere through accessible not are world the world. the around women of thousands of life daily the been have prostitution forced and Rape societies. destroy to tools as used been always have women West, the to East the from North...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 159.
Published: 01 May 2021
... photographer who worked with Okwui on The Rise and Fall of Apartheid: Photography and the Bureaucracy of Everyday Life (Prestel, 2013). South African photographer Mikhael Subotzky, based in Johannesburg, showed work in Snap Judgments: New Positions in Contemporary African Photography (Steidl, 2006...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 4–15.
Published: 01 May 2012
... grew zinnias because he liked US government, as well as major corporations, to their bright colors. His friends teased him when illustrate that blacks could excel in American life they found out, so he began tending his zinnias if given the opportunity — even under segregation. on his way to play...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 118–127.
Published: 01 November 2011
... president; Miriam Francis, treasurer; and Modu Tanzania, secretary. Guide- lines for WWA committees named the gallery/ resource committee, the screening committee, and the graphics committee, which oversaw the group’s Kay Brown, The Kick of Life, ca. 1974. Color etching and promotional activities...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (24): 158–167.
Published: 01 May 2009
... astonishing geometric designs. The was an attempt to present the accomplishment of chant of the looms accompanies the weaver and each artist to introduce an appealing conversation the life in the community all day long. From birth between textile and modernity. Each contempo• to death...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 70–75.
Published: 01 November 2010
... with matrons in stately passage, kids on the loose, men in languid conversation, dudes in their finery hanging out in cars, along reddish clay pathways under the giant shadow of ancient tropical trees, taking in the whole of the life of Cotonou. Gaba’s procession had the feel...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 128–137.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., revealing signi cations that explode the gaze is centered on traces of everyday violence. His continuum of our sense of the present. Through a motto is: show history the badge of Scotland Yard.2 plumbing of the historical depth of things, everyday His utopian sense says: what’s here and now can- life...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (44): 120–131.
Published: 01 May 2019
... in Gateshead, United Kingdom, and Temple Gallery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania— Heart Beat both speaks to and acts on its presumptive Euro-American viewers. Its message, the author argues, is that in today’s globalized world, where life itself has become marginal to the pursuit of capital, all human beings...