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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 196–201.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Contemporary African Art 2016 classical representational Old Master painting black body RECLAIMING HISTORY A VISUAL ESSAY Elizabeth Colomba eing of Martinique descent but born and is associated with the butterfly, and so forth. raised in France has shaped and influenced Thus, skin...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1997) 1997 (6-7): 32–33.
Published: 01 May 1997
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 114.
Published: 01 May 2000
... the Sudan to Kodi's work, "the post-inde• remain spectators, just as is the ASRAR: A Visual Dialogue case of the world in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 120.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Gen Doy Copyright © 2001 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2001 shism and Black Beauties." Since Black Visual Culture: photography figured heavily in Modernity...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2009) 2009 (25): 128–143.
Published: 01 November 2009
..., must confront the specter of long-term incarcera - tion, among other overwhelming vulnerabilities, as A Visual...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1995) 1995 (2): 30–33.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Salah Hassan Copyright © 1995 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1995 THE MODERNIST EXPERIENCE IN AFRICAN ART Skunder Boghassian.Time Cycle II, 1982 (Embossed bark cloth-30" x 40 Collection of the artist. VISUAL...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 32–41.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Daniel Widener The visual arts played a critical role in the cultural awakening that began with the Second World War and flourished in the aftermath of the Watts riots. In searching for new means of expression rooted in and relevant to the communities from which they came, black artists based in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 42–49.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Symbionese Liberation Army are most often remembered through their spectacular representation in visual media culture rather than through their political actions or agendas. Video and film projects such as Raymond Pettibon and David Markey’s Citizen Tania (1989), Isaac Julien’s Baltimore (2003), Sharon...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2013) 2013 (33): 8–19.
Published: 01 November 2013
... racial dynamic of Shakespeare’s plot? By using visual art to intervene in a literary classic, Wilson’s work performs an excavation that disrupts the conventional response to Shakespeare’s tragic script and opens up new possibilities for revisionary interpretations capable of transforming our view of the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2012) 2012 (31): 124–141.
Published: 01 November 2012
... ability to layer multiple “stories” by evincing a temporal, spatial, and kinetic aesthetic in his visual work; on his choice of and approach to his materials; and on the changes in his oeuvre over the years: from painting and mixed media to monumental steel sculptures of Amharic letters, constructed in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2014) 2014 (35): 22–31.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Gilane Tawadros Three works made up the exhibition Scat—Sonia Boyce: Sound and Collaboration, presented by Sonia Boyce and the Institute of International Visual Arts (Iniva) at Rivington Place in London from June through July 2013. The three works use image and sound in strikingly different but...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2014) 2014 (34): 80–89.
Published: 01 May 2014
... from point A to point B, I am ultimately interested in representational then desire settings indicate an intrinsic logic for collectivities, or what is screened, imaged, and per- finding meaningful place, an advantageous position formed. To this end, I map visual and sonic rep- A desire path...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1997) 1997 (6-7): 54–57.
Published: 01 May 1997
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2014) 2014 (35): 6–21.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Peter Erickson Focusing primarily on Isaac Julien’s two Paradise Omeros films (2002–3), but also with further reference to Looking for Langston (1989) and Ten Thousand Waves (2010), I explore the figure of the poet and the concept of the poetic in Julien’s visual work. Just as Paradise Omeros...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2006) 2006 (20): 22–31.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Leigh Raiford Copyright © 2006 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2006 Lynching, Visuality, and the Un/Making of Blackness Leigh Raiford hen Ida B. Wells and the NAACP tion, and memorialization of the black body from W embarked on the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2006) 2006 (20): 116–121.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Walter Cohen Copyright © 2006 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2006 Lynching, Visuality, Empire m Walter Cohen A t the metacritical center of the material need not be seen along a single historical axis or in a recovered in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 48–61.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Julie L. McGee To situate this inquiry—visualizing the riot—within South Africa is to take on an overload of imagery, a saturated field, and mechanisms of seeing and framing that risk topical exhaustion, clichéd readings, or indiscriminate generalizations. Critical analysis of the dominant tropes...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1995) 1995 (3): 56–59.
Published: 01 November 1995
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 48–59.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Fall 2007 IMka«57 of hide-and-seek, in which the viewer strains to Photography made her acutely aware of the visual find the pair of golden slippers in the image. Such devices of advertising, especially as it puts photog• is the case in another photograph taken in Lisbon...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 30–39.
Published: 01 May 2009
...• Jonathan Better is Professor of English and tioned by capital's tastemakers, be they philan• Humanities and of Critical and Visual Studies at thropists or collectors—the masses get not the Pratt Institute. right but the chance to represent themselves, and empowered wealth will...