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Nka (2012) 2012 (31): 142–147.
Published: 01 November 2012
... by Nka Publications From the Center From Asia to Africa Tretchikoff, the People’s Painter Okechukwu Nwafor nitially a Russian, Vladimir Griegorovich Tret- Born in Petropavlovsk, Russia, on December 13, chikoff (1913 – 2006) came to South...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 40–47.
Published: 01 May 2001
... was one of G Ethiopia's leading painters, poets and teachers. His exemplary life and work...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 20–37.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Angela Read Lloyd Moses Tladi was a realist painter at a time when realism was internationally accepted and admired. This article outlines his life and offers an assessment of his deserved place in Africa’s art history. Tladi first exhibited in 1929 and in 1931 was the first black artist to exhibit...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 40–51.
Published: 01 November 2016
... forget that he is the creator of the artists we see within the paintings. Copyright © 2016 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2016 artist’s studio self-portraits black portraiture posing the black figure POSING THE BLACK PAINTER KERRY JAMES MARSHALL’S PORTRAITS OF ARTISTS’ SELF...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 26–29.
Published: 01 November 2001
..., 1987, 29" x 39.5 " Photo Beatrice Hatala. Photo Beatrice Hatala. A Painter Between Continent Fall/Winter 2001 Nka • 27...
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Nka (1997) 1997 (6-7): 71.
Published: 01 May 1997
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 173.
Published: 01 May 2021
... to fly Should this world no longer be able to hold you Know that nothing is lost nor fully unfurled The mind and its magic live on in the world And as the Visionary hearts of times gone past This Visionary heart is ever to last. Lynette Yiadom-Boakye is a British painter and writer. Journal...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 4–15.
Published: 01 May 2012
... picked up on that right away.” Like one of his friends, the painter Aaron Doug- las, Dawson was interested in the development of African American musical forms. His...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 76–83.
Published: 01 May 2012
... workshop that created Chi- cago’s seminal Wall of Respect mural. As a painter, Donaldson participated in over two hundred group Carolyn Lawrence, Uphold Your Men, 1971. Screenprint...
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Nka (1994) 1994 (1): 34–40.
Published: 01 May 1994
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 50–52.
Published: 01 May 1995
... not familiar with this world and presents it with straight forward hon• Donald Odita is a painter and curator. He lives in Brooklyn, NY. of Contemporary African Art • Spring/Summer 1995 ...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 40–53.
Published: 01 November 2021
... and classicist origins of Egyptian modern art. Second, an examination of the Long Live Degenerate Art manifesto explicates the complexity of the group’s ideology in its early days. Third, Kamel Telmisany’s (1915–72) shift from expressionist painter and draftsman to realist filmmaker signals how aesthetics...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 42–47.
Published: 01 November 2010
...N. J. Hynes The British painter Chris Ofili’s retrospective at the Tate Britain in London shows a painter reinventing his approach to paint in the middle of a successful career. His previous work used multiple layers of cutouts, paint, glitter, resin, and dung, creating a lush Afro-rococo style...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 64–81.
Published: 01 November 2021
... painters and sculptors, and published diverse stories, articles, and poems of his own. A communist at heart, he denounced Farouk’s regime, Hitler’s Nazism, and Stalin’s dictatorship. After openly criticizing Nasser’s authoritarianism, he was forced to leave Egypt in 1962, finally settling in Paris, where...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 108–124.
Published: 01 November 2017
....” This article comes to grips with Donkor as a politically radical and aesthetically experimental painter and mixed-media assemblage artist by tracing the ways in which his hard-hitting subject matter comes to life across his UK Diaspora (2007) series. Donkor is all too aware of the ways in which a history...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 22–43.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Salah M. Hassan Born in Alexandria, Egypt, in 1930, Ahmed Morsi is a multitalented artist who seamlessly moves between different genres and modes of creative expression. A brilliant painter, an eloquent poet, and a sharp art and literary critic whose career has spanned more than seven decades, his...
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Nka (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 (2010) 2010 (26): 152–155.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Erin Dziedzic Everything Matters seeks to explore the positive reciprocal exchange of power relations suffusing the South African painter Deborah Poynton’s monumental canvases. Works from 2008 and 2009 were shown at Poynton’s first exhibition in the United States. Employing Gilles Deleuze’s (1925...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (37): 104–113.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... An heiress with exquisitely decorated homes and chauffeured cars and hostess of music-filled soirees, she personified the spirit and flamboyance of the era. Always stylish, her blend of regal, statuesque African beauty and haute couture served as an inspiration to poets, painters, and novelists. Among those...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 122–133.
Published: 01 November 2016
... testimony, and scholarly research to bear witness to her status as a contemporary history painter. Coming to grips with the imaginative, political, and aesthetic force of one of her many series, I examine Louder Than Words to trace Walker’s visual and textual resistances to the intersecting relationships...