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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 74–86.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Alice Correia This article considers the role of self-portraiture within the work of British artist Donald Rodney (1961–98). The text investigates the ways in which Rodney used the self-portrait, not to visualize himself, but to animate issues associated with the dominant framings of black men...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (51): 48–60.
Published: 01 November 2022
... of silence also materialize, as if the jerba s are telling the viewer that there are histories and stories one cannot comprehend. Abebe’s critical engagement through these works responds to the changing pressures of time and place, particularly the ambiguities of modern citizenship in the Ethiopian state...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (44): 94–107.
Published: 01 May 2019
... starting points are two of Cardoso’s key works: Repúblika (2014), created for the commemoration of the fortieth anniversary of the death of Amílcar Cabral, and Ferrugem ( Rust ), exhibited at the Tarrafal labor camp in 2017. She explores how these pieces act as political gestures of decolonization through...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 70–79.
Published: 01 November 2016
... where they were all along. Copyright © 2016 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2016 PORTRAITS IN BLACK STYLING, SPACE, AND SELF IN THE WORK OF BARKLEY L. HENDRICKS AND ELIZABETH COLOMBA Anna Arabindan-Kesson central focus of the 2013 conference Black...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 206–207.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Sarah Elizabeth Lewis Copyright © 2008 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2008 HOW TO SEE A WORK OF ART IN TOTAL DARKNESS Darby English Cambridge, MA MIT Press, 2007 In How to See a Work of Art...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (31): 22–35.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., and it takes those relations as his work’s central problem. Copyright © 2012 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2012 Breaking the Codex Brendan Fernandes’s Recent Work W. Ian Bourland Romare Bearden, Doodle, undated. © Romare Bearden Foundation, licensed by VAGA, New York, New...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 54–63.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Monique Kerman Artist Mary Evans has been working in cut paper since the mid-1990s. In her chosen medium, Evans investigates signs and signifiers of the way humans tend to classify certain races and nationalities, particularly in visual terms. Over the course of her career, her work has evolved...
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Nka (1997) 1997 (6-7): 22–23.
Published: 01 May 1997
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Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 28–33.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Rory Bester the work of William kentridge rory bester outh Africa's Truth and Reconcil• Handspring...
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Nka (1997) 1997 (6-7): 38–43.
Published: 01 May 1997
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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 12–13.
Published: 01 May 1999
...Francesco Bonami Copyright © 1999 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 1999 wipimrii The Work of Bodys Isek Kingelez Journal of Contemporary African Art "It is the desperate moment when we discover that this empire, which had...
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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 40–45.
Published: 01 May 1999
...Coco Fusco Captain Shit and The Other Allegories of Black Stardom: Work of Chris Ofili Journal of Contemporary African Art...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 62–65.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Kerstin Zurbrigg History Ami n9 Mciiisoiir A Work in Progress Kerstin Zurbrigg...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 30–37.
Published: 01 November 2001
... Art WRITING OF IMAGES Eriberto Eulisse The Work of Fathi Hassan istonans and linguists are quick to present the written word...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 58–63.
Published: 01 November 2001
... his early involvement in the Civil a group exhibition of Jacob Lawrence, Benny Andrews, Romare Rights movement. It was in 1952, while he was working for the Post Bearden, and Vincent Smith would be of interest, for" both their Office, that a friend invited him alongto visit the Cezanne...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 64–69.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Catherine Bernard Copyright © 2001 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2001 TRANSFORMER THE WORK OF WILLIE COLE The Elegba Principle, 1994, Installation view (detail), Capp street Project, San Francisco...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 118.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Carl E. Hazlewood Copyright © 2002 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2002 Mohammed Omer Khalil L New Work — Skoto Gallery New York, 2002 The idea of an African moder• nity as far as art is concerned may still cause...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (24): 40–47.
Published: 01 May 2009
... SELF-PORTRAIT/SELF-VISION THE WORK OF SAMUEL FOSSO Ingrid Hdlzl his essay takes the work of Samuel Fosso as T...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 50–54.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Cheryl Finley Copyright © 2004 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2004 IMAGINED HISTORY: THE WORK OF TERRY ADKINS Cheryl Finley...
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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...