1-20 of 39 Search Results for

simplicity

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Nka (1996) 1996 (4): 10–11.
Published: 01 May 1996
Journal Article
Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 84–107.
Published: 01 November 2017
... with the these reasons my inspiration and the source of my art context of his own history, environment, and tradi­ is different. Yet my work and Western minimalism tion. To these ends the artist has employed a variety share the simplicity and purity of forms. The art of the of media, including bronze, stainless...
Journal Article
Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 108–111.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., and how its introduc- work to address. fice space). And yet, the simplicity of tion causes them to evolve differently. the charcoal drawings—especially a He says, However, the highlight of the show stunning series...
Journal Article
Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 38–39.
Published: 01 May 1999
... affinity that her These she processes and reinterprets with a supreme sense of irony. Her 3X«Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art works become flippant yet cutting remarks, light-handed swipes, teasers with a bite, and all the more so for their beguiling simplicity...
Journal Article
Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 124.
Published: 01 May 2001
... in the with a fiery performance of the significant musical period of the musician's distress, his wisdom 1940s. One of the delights of the and simplicity coupled with his play was its expose of the upbring...
Journal Article
Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 4–5.
Published: 01 May 2015
... with the passive die-ins in streets and on York and was struck by the power and simplic- college campuses and the allied social-media phe- ity of two small canvases near the entrance, a dip- nomenon #BlackLivesMatter, as a contemporary tych titled 1968/2014 (2014). On one panel a raised reincarnation not only...
Journal Article
Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 108–117.
Published: 01 November 2010
... magazine cover, “Man of the Year—­Haile Selassie,” Time magazine cover, November 3, 1930 January 6, 1936 the man himself, and the simplicity of the pho- ing waves, and both his hair and beard are longer, tograph provides affirmation of his authoritative...
Journal Article
Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 14–17.
Published: 01 November 2001
... simplicity. walks and buildings became a communal The work articulated the disappearance of process involving members of Grupo Grafica Bruna Truffa, Como La Vida Misma, 2000, Installation, 6 hospital beds. 16-Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art...
Journal Article
Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 46–51.
Published: 01 May 1998
... portraits by Zwelethu emerald blue, creating a simulated successful combination of traditional Mthetwa of ordinary black folk and the impression of the sea. media and new technologies. Located simplicity of the way they actually...
Journal Article
Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 134–136.
Published: 01 May 2007
... and simplicity—what could be pelling. The work is meticulously labo• not shift its inherent identity as a more beautiful than a shimmering rious; the tops and labels from bottles material. "Wastemetal" objects began cloth made of tin...
Journal Article
Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 76–81.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... The altered to have forgotten how to dream and has become window in Johannesburg was, above all, beautiful complacent about how liberal democracies fail in its simplicity. While the glass reflected the park- many segments of society. ing lot behind, the holes offered...
Journal Article
Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 68–69.
Published: 01 May 1995
..., there is a sort of facile symbolism in this work. It's almost as if the artist is leading you by the hand. But the simplicity is deceptive. His...
Journal Article
Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 69–70.
Published: 01 May 1995
... as if the artist is leading you by the hand. But the simplicity is deceptive. His "Fallen Dreamer," for instance, in which a plaster head is posi...
Journal Article
Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 36–49.
Published: 01 May 2013
... peasant simplicity, lies, as Dr. Du Bois pointed out, of privileged African Americans. This group was an epic intensity and a tragic profundity of emotional composed of second- generation freemen or freed- experience, for which the only historical...
Journal Article
Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 54–57.
Published: 01 May 1998
... environment. The monumental scale strong. But the formal simplicity of most of her The formal and conceptual grandeur of of the sculpture (created at a workshop organized work is compounded by their coded meanings. In Our Journey is perhaps equaled by El...
Journal Article
Nka (2017) 2017 (40): 82–89.
Published: 01 June 2017
.... But above all, SB 12 had a Black Radical Women, 1965-85 sensitivity and simplicity that I found refreshing CATHERINE JANET MORRIS and and productive. RUJEKO HOCKLEY, editors 40 illustrations, paper, $24.95...
Journal Article
Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 142–145.
Published: 01 May 2011
... categories. our of confounding a art: significant of rarity priceless that providing thus does, but work, not should that piece a is It way. compelling a in through shine to conception the of simplicity modest the allows format the of ter open- the ­figurative,” “semi...
Journal Article
Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 62–65.
Published: 01 May 1999
...) and in• more "hardcore Hatoums", the fact that the majority of the works were tailored stability (swings, maps made out of mobile toy marbles). Works, such as the for the Cairo Biennale justifies the relative simplicity of some of the elements. video installation Corps Etranger (Foreign...
Journal Article
Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 60–65.
Published: 01 May 2003
... of simple materials—tissue paper, polyester with adequate health care, maintaining proper nutrition, gaining batting, wire and plastic. But the simplicity of materials only access to education and jobs, and the West's complicity in limit• complements the complexity of her work...
Journal Article
Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 18–23.
Published: 01 May 1995
.... The original metal in these paintings, but aren't those crushed flowers is itself a study in the sort of naive graphic simplicity, based Koorland has been labeled a painter whose central obses• on a sure line, that sentimentalists often read as childishly sion is "history," as though her...