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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 82–93.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Gabriella Nugent This article explores the entanglement of Congolese popular painting with photography through the case of Patrice Lumumba, the first democratically elected prime minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo, who was assassinated in 1961. Lumumba’s final public appearance...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (4): 50–53.
Published: 01 May 1996
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Nka (2023) 2023 (52): 54–67.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Blake Oetting Looking for Beauford The Greene Street Paintings, 1936 1952 Blake Oetting Alex walked music the click of his heels kept time with a tune in his mind he glanced into a lighted café window inside were people sipping coffee men why did they sit there in the loud light didn t they know...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 34–47.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Indie A. Choudhury Frank Bowling’s white paintings span a period of some forty years in his practice, resulting in an eponymously titled exhibition The White Paintings (2006). As a body of work, the paintings occupy the longest period within Bowling’s career yet are largely absent from his...
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Nka (1994) 1994 (1): 59–60.
Published: 01 May 1994
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Nka (1995) 1995 (3): 14–15.
Published: 01 November 1995
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 92–95.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Chika Okeke Copyright © 2001 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2001 of fantastic forms, a world of humanoids, birds, reptiles. She decorative quality of the paintings. Predictably each com• seemed to have tried and indeed succeeded in freezing, even posite picture has...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 116.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Nadine S. Kibanda Copyright © 2000 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2000 theoretical essays by other writers, MONKEY'S RIGHT TO PAINT...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (24): 82–91.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Joanna Grabski Copyright © 2009 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2009 TRACES AND ECHOES Mixed Media Paintings of KALIDOU SY Joanna Grabski uring...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 50–61.
Published: 01 November 2011
.... The series, only recently seen in its entirety in an exhibition curated by the Neuberger Museum in Purchase, New York, of Ringgold’s 1960s paintings, should be considered a brilliant contribution to the trajectory and consequently the narrative of American art at all levels. Copyright © 2011 Nka: Journal...
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Nka (2023) 2023 (53): 64–73.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Manthia Diawara Since 2015, Cheikh Ndiaye has been painting the most famous theaters between Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, and Dakar, Senegal, including their emblematic names: the Mansour, Liberté, VOG, Vox, ABC, Rio, the Medina, and Le Paris, et cetera. The artist’s obsessive paintings are without...
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Nka (2024) 2024 (54): 24–32.
Published: 01 May 2024
... the story of humanity and the unending struggle of people to survive. rihabofdamascus@yahoo.com © 2024 by Nka Publications 2024 Africa Ethiopia exile multimedia sublimity Reflections on Imageries of Seductive Sublimity New Paintings of Kebedech Tekleab Rihab Kassatly Bagnole I t...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 4–15.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Elaine Freeman (Thomas), renowned as the training ground for the Tuskegee who later became chair of the Art Department at Airmen, another government-­sponsored experi- the institute. Freeman’s father, who was paralyzed, ment, and served as a bastion of higher education painted with his toes. Alonzo...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 146–147.
Published: 01 May 2021
... Publications Wangechi Mutu is a Kenyan-American artist Note known for her work in sculpture, collage-painting, video, installation, and performance. 1 Audre Lord, The Transformation of Silence into Language and Action, in Sister Outsider (Berkeley, CA: Crossing Press, 1984), 41. Mutu Nka 147 ...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 40–47.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Nicholas Miller This article examines AfriCOBRA cofounder Jeff Donaldson’s painting Ala Shango (1969) in relation to the 1968 Chicago riots and the militaristic and Pan-Africanist rhetoric of the Black Nationalist movement. Specifically, I discuss the artist’s appropriation and incorporation...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 69–70.
Published: 01 May 1995
...- Journal of Contemporary African Art • Spring/Summer 1995 Toyce Anderson, Flashback, 1994 (Xeroxes on paper on board). Collection of the artist. Courtesy June Kelly Gallery, NYC. ent media: painting, drawing...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 56–61.
Published: 01 May 2001
... (painting) student in the Michaelis School of Fine Art, culture. His work challenges the Euro-American Cape Town. Spring/Summer 2001 Nka .61 ...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 146–151.
Published: 01 May 2008
... landscap e of th e fam ily wine farm, 1976, aged twenty-three, to engage in fur ther a place fraught with its ow n conflicts:"Africa strug• study in Holland. I The re she enco untered paint • gles with nature. Droughts and floods and ances• ing in the real, instead of th rough reproduc tion, to rs...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 90–97.
Published: 01 May 2012
... wants, as she writes on one of her tion for the future. . . . The future works of Afri­ paintings, to “take the past and the present and COBRA became more powerful and more accessi- make the new image.” She records her concepts in ble as we started creating silk-­screen poster prints, Pops...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 114–125.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Chika Okeke-Agulu In February 2020, the author spent a day with Penny Siopis in her studio at the Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, to discuss the artist’s new ink and wood-glue paintings, which she adopted in 2008 as her primary painting medium. This new direction is quite...