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positions (1997) 5 (2): 579–588.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Long Nguyen Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Portfolio Long Nguyen positions 5:2 All artwork is reprinted with the permission of the artist, Tales of Yellow Skin #2 Oil on canvas, 66 x 66 inches (1991). Tales of Yellow Skin #6 Oil...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 19–64.
Published: 01 February 2020
...), a graduate of the Zhonghua yishu daxue (China Art College), where she studied with Japan- trained oil painters Chen Baoyi (1893 1945) and Ding Yanyong (1902 78). Continuing her education in Japan, she exhibited her work there on numerous occasions and returned to great praise and celebrity in Shanghai...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 309–350.
Published: 01 May 2013
... the wartime period, the most difficult year for artists was 1941, as art supplies were dramatically limited owing to the economic sanctions imposed by the United States.2 From 1941 onwards, oil painters or yga (Western-­style painting) artists could...
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positions (2016) 24 (2): 481–512.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Copyright 2016 by Duke University Press positions 24:2  May 2016 482 Figure 1  Kim Whanki, Universe 05-­IV-­71, 1971, oil on cotton...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 75–85.
Published: 01 February 2005
... Sr. to go hurtling into the Gulf War. In light of American concerns about oil, the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait would have been unacceptable under any circumstances. What was so striking in this instance was the president’s eagerness to remove...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 315–320.
Published: 01 May 2009
... 318 “Sea Rhyme #3.” Block print. 1969. Chen Tingshi Gallery of Taiwan Artists 319 “A Record of Life.” Oil painting. 1992. Zhou Mengde positions 17:2...
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positions (1998) 6 (3): 707–730.
Published: 01 August 1998
... was directed at dispensing chaulmoogra oil and monitoring the response to the medication. Each inmate had a case record documenting his or her origin, clinical signs, laboratory results, and compliance with treatment. Medical activity...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 475–488.
Published: 01 May 2013
... for emerging oil painters. She had quite a talent, but unfortunately passed away in her mid-­forties. Yoshimoto: How did guro Aiko join Kyshha? Tabe: I invited her. She was a student of Terada Ken’ichir. She used to make all my...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 207–236.
Published: 01 February 2020
...- cultural margins.4 Her oil painting My Family (1932), for instance, conceals as well as reveals unspoken personal frustrations while presenting viewers with her happy family. Pan places herself at the center of the canvas and depicts her husband and stepson as the viewers of her painting. With paint...
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positions (2013) 21 (2): 269–308.
Published: 01 May 2013
... not unlike those he viewed in modern oil paintings.16 Yga artist Satomi Katsuz (1895 – 1981) later noted Bakusen’s wider interest in the 1910s in exploring m a c h i e¯ r u , rendered from the French matière, in other words the materiality...
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positions (2014) 22 (1): 203–236.
Published: 01 February 2014
... press, much of China’s trade with Sudan involves oil. China has invested over $15 billion in Sudan’s oil sector and related infrastructure, and its China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) currently owns 40 percent of Sudan’s oil consortium...
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positions (1999) 7 (1): 201–223.
Published: 01 February 1999
... Ma Liuming was born in January 1969 in the city of Huangshi, Hubei Province, in the People’s Republic of China. His performance art career began in college, when he was studying oil painting at the Hubei Academy of Art...
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positions (2022) 30 (2): 245–275.
Published: 01 May 2022
... obtain (Hugo 2009 ). Sabah, which is the state with the highest crude palm oil production in a country that is the second-largest producer of palm oil in the world, has a significant demand for cheap and flexible labor that is fulfilled mostly by migrants from Indonesia (Pye et al. 2012 ). 12 Given...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 177–193.
Published: 01 February 2005
... didthepressdemandthem.Theresultwasatelevisedwarrelativelyinnocent of dead bodies, a war that, except for images of the bombing of a Baghdad air- raid shelter and repeated shots of desperate oil-soaked cormorants, would not spoil one’s dinner. Indeed, the wildlife allegedly destroyed by Saddam...
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positions (2010) 18 (2): 409–416.
Published: 01 May 2010
... are an extremely versatile artist, working simul- taneously in several fields, including film, photography, oil painting, and documentaries. Which work is your favorite piece? Which one do you think is the most representative? Which one is the most...
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positions (2019) 27 (4): 739–771.
Published: 01 November 2019
... is replicated in an imposing twelve- meter- high bronze statue in the center of Hotan, a southern Uighur- majority city. The story is retold in semi- unofficial cultural forms such as the 2003 film Big Uncle Kurban Goes to Beijing, the revolutionary song Uncle Kurban Rides a Donkey to Beijing, and oil...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 275–278.
Published: 01 February 1997
... was incarcerated on the island for six years. Memory of the Sea Tomiyama Taeko Oil on canvas. During the search for souls of the lost comfoi women, the shaman encounters a sunken navy ship in the South Pacific. The setting adopts the Balinese Garungan ritual food offering...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 279–281.
Published: 01 February 1997
... was incarcerated on the island for six years. Memory of the Sea Tomiyama Taeko Oil on canvas. During the search for souls of the lost comfoi women, the shaman encounters a sunken navy ship in the South Pacific. The setting adopts the Balinese Garungan ritual food offering...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 282–284.
Published: 01 February 1997
... was incarcerated on the island for six years. Memory of the Sea Tomiyama Taeko Oil on canvas. During the search for souls of the lost comfoi women, the shaman encounters a sunken navy ship in the South Pacific. The setting adopts the Balinese Garungan ritual food offering...
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positions (2020) 28 (1): 65–86.
Published: 01 February 2020
... art piece Xishoujian (Ladies Room; 2000), Cui penetrates the intimate space of a women s washroom to expose the living conditions of call girls in China. In another oil painting titled Tianshi (Angel; 2006), Cui illustrates adolescent girls transitioning through puberty, using pictorial symbolism...