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Contemporary African Art Since 1980 By Okwui Enwezor, Chika Okeke-Agulu. Contemporary African Art Since 1980 is the first major survey of the work of contemporary African artists from diverse situations, locations, and generations who work either in or outside of Africa, but whose practices engage >>more
Damiani
ISBN 9788862080927
US $60.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 366 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2009 Active/In stock
Fiction Of Authenticity, A Edited by Shannon Fitzgerald and Tumelo Mosaka. Essays by Okwui Enwezor, Salah Hassan, Gilane Tawadros, Orlando Britto Jinorio, Ery Camara. Foreword by Paul Ha. A Fiction of Authenticity presents seminal moments for challenging prevailing notions about interculturalism and postcolonial subjects. This full-color catalogue features specially commissioned work by 11 contemporary artists of African descent--e >>more
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
ISBN 9780971219526
US $50.00 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Paperback, 7.5 x 9.75 in. / 200 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 01/02/2004 Active/In stock
Personal Affects Edited by Sophie Perryer. Essays by David Brodie, Okwui Enwezor, Laurie Ann Farrell, Churchill Madikida, Tracy Murinik and Liese van der Watt. Season South Africa is a major program of contemporary visual and performing arts that runs from September 2004 through January 2005. Launched by the Museum for African Art and The Cathedral of St. John the >>more
Museum for African Art/Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine
ISBN 9780945802426
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Paperback, 9 x 11.25 in. / 176 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 06/15/2004 Active/Awaiting stock
The African Sniper Reader Edited by Fernando Alvim, Heike Munder, Ulf Wuggenig, Essays by Oladélé Bamboyé, Mounir Fatmi, Kendell Geers, Loulou Cherinet, Simon Njami and Olu Oguibe. This anthology emerged from a series of solo exhibitions by Kendell Geers, Olu Oguibe, Oldadélé Bamgboyé, Mounir Fatmi and Loulou Cherinet--all artists with connections to Africa and living abroad. Reaching beyond the dialectic of difference >>more
JRP|Ringier/Migros Museum fr Gegenwartskunst Zurich
ISBN 9783905701227
US $35.00 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005 Active/Not available
Zwelethu Mthethwa Text by Isolde Brielmaier, Okwui Enwezor. Since Apartheid's fall in 1994, South African photography has exploded from the grip of censorship onto the world stage. A key figure in this movement is Zwelethu Mthethwa, whose portraits powerfully frame black South Africans >>more
Aperture
ISBN 9781597111133
US $55.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hbk, 12 x 10 in. / 120 pgs / 75 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010 Active/In stock

                     

VISUAL BOOK INDEX | OUT OF PRINT

Africa Remix Edited by Jean-Hubert Martin. Essays by Salah Hassan, David Elliott, Mahmood Mamdani, Manthia Diawara, Jean Loup Amselle, Marie-Christine Eyen», and Charlotte Boudon. Africa Remix is one of the only comprehensive publications on young contemporary art of the last decade in and from Africa. It features more than 80 artists from nearly 30 countries, well representing the geographic >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775714723
US $45.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Paperback, 9 x 11 in. / 224 pgs / 240 color / 80 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/02/2005 Out of print/Not available
An Anthology Of African Art: The Twentieth Century Edited by Jean Loup Pivin and N'Gone Fall. Essays by Francisco d'Almeida, Marie-Helene Boisdur de Toffol, Joelle Busca, Sabine Cornelis, Elsbeth Court, N'Gone Fall, Etienne Feau, Till Forster, Joseph Gazari Seini, Joanna Grabski, Sigrid Horsch-Albert, Bennetta Jules-Rosette, George Kyeyune, Alexandra Loumpet-Galitzine, Marylin Martin, Elikia M'Bokolo, Adriano Mixinge, Simon Njami, Sylvester Ogbechie, Richard Pankhurst, Blaise Patrix, Thierry Payet, John Picton, Jean Loup Pivin, Sunanda K. Sanyal, Konjit Seyoum, Ousmane Sow Huchard, Yvonne Vera, Jean-Luc Vellut, Sue Williamson and Gaving Younge. The term "Modern African Art" is not an abuse of language. The 20th century has seen, but not properly documented, the birth, development, and maturation of contemporary art in sub-Saharan Africa, an art which was >>more
D.A.P./Editions Revue Noire
ISBN 9781891024382
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Hardcover, 9.25 x 12.5 in. / 408 pgs / 500 color / 51 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/02/2002 Out of print/Not available
Art of the Senses Text by Suzanne Preston Blier, Edmund Gaither, Michael Kan. How the “unique” look of African art captured the imagination of artists such as Picasso and Stieglitz is well known. But how do art aficionados today see African objects? And how does our view compare >>more
MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466597
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Clothbound, 9 x 11 in. / 224 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 04/02/2004 Out of print/Not available
Authentic/Ex-Centric Artwork by Rashid Koraichi, Willem Boshoff, Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, Godfried Donkor, Berni Searle, Zineb Sedira, Yinka Shonibare. Edited by Salah Hassan, Olu Oguibe, Okwui Enwezor. Text by Siemon Allen, Sally Berger, Annie Coombes, Rory Doepel, Maryline Lostia, Gilane Tawadros, Els Van Der Plas, Christian Viveros-Faune, Damien Pwono. Against the musty stereotypes and prejudices that still consider Africa a dark continent full of nameless, Third World nations always striving but never managing to catch up with the West, Authentic/Ex-Centric positions Africa as the >>more
Forum for African Arts, Inc.
ISBN 9789076162065
US $19.95 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Paperback, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 264 pgs / 106 color / 12 b&w
Pub Date: 04/02/2002 Out of print/Not available
Double Consciousness Edited by Valerie Cassel Oliver. Essays by Franklin Sirmans and Valerie Cassel Oliver, Charles Gaines and Adrian Piper. Foreword by Marti Mayo. Double Consciousness explores the conceptual art practices of African-American artists over the past 35 years, using as its underpinning, the "reflexive" nature of art-making which emerged with the avant-garde of the late 1960s. The exhibition >>more
Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston
ISBN 9780936080925
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Paperback, 8.5 x 10 in. / 112 pgs
Pub Date: 04/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Looking Both Ways Edited by Laurie Ann Farrell. Essays by Okwui Enwezor, Laurie Ann Farrell, Jos» Antonio B. Fernandes Dias, Laurie Firstenberg, Steven Nelson, Salah Hassan and John Peffer. Looking Both Ways: Art of the Contemporary African Diaspora considers the work of artists from North, South, East and West Africa who live and work in Western countries, including Belgium, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Portugal, >>more
Snoeck Publishers, Ghent
ISBN 9789053494431
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 184 pgs / 182 color.
Pub Date: 03/02/2004 Out of print/Not available
New Identities: Contemporary Art From South Africa Edited by Hans Günter Golinski and Sepp Hiekisch-Picard. Essays by Sello Duiker, David Koloane, Magdalena Krèner and Marilyn Martin. The era of Apartheid in South Africa came to an end with the first free elections in 1994. Since then, visual art has played an instrumental role in societal change--the quest for national identity is >>more
Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775714891
US $49.95 CAN $49.95 TRADE
Hardcover, 9.75 x 11.25 in. / 212 pgs / 117 color / 29 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Personal Affects: Volume Ii Edited by Sophie Perryer. Essay by Steven Nelson. This 128-page supplement to the Personal Affects catalogue features photographs and an essay documenting the exhibition and performances at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine and the Museum for African Art, New York. >>more
Museum for African Art/Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine
ISBN 9780945802440
US $20.00 CAN $20.00 TRADE
Paperback, 9 x 11.25 in. / 96 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 06/15/2005 Out of print/Not available
Unpacking Europe Edited by Iftikhar Dadi and Salah Hassan. Artists include: Willem Boshoff, Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, Heri Dono, Jimmie Durham, Coco Fusco, Ni Haifeng, Ken Lum, Keith Piper, Yinka Shonibare. How European is Europe? In Rotterdam, the 2001 Cultural Capital of Europe, curator Salah Hassan posed this question to 18 international artists. Yinka Shonibare, Jimmie Durham, Willem Boshoff, Heri Dono, Coco Fusco, Ni Haifeng, Ken >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622336
US $35.00 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Paperback, 9.5 x 6.75 in. / 224 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/02/2002 Out of print/Not available
Where Gods And Mortals Meet Edited by Perkins Foss. Essays by John Picton, Perkins Foss, Michael Y. Nabofa, G.G. Darah, Tanure Ojaide, and Bruce Onobrakpeya. Foreword by Peter Ekeh. The Urhobo peoples occupy the western fringe of the Niger River delta in southern Nigeria, an area rich with oil reserves. Since the 1970s, the petroleum industry has brought worldwide wealth and attention to Nigeria, >>more
Snoeck Publishers, Ghent/Museum for African Art, New York
ISBN 9789053495063
US $50.00 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 9 x 12 in. / 152 pgs / 141 color / 7 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/02/2004 Out of print/Not available
Yinka Shonibare: Double Dutch Edited by Jaap Guldemond and Gabriele Mackert. Essays by Peter Bailey, Manthia Diawara, Achille Mbembe, Angela McRobbie, Onyema Offoedu-Okeke and John Picton. Interview with Jaap Guldemond and Gabriele Mackert. From the dandy with black skin to astronauts and aliens dressed in typical African colors and materials, Yinka Shonibare addresses issues of cultural identity in his artistic research with irony. The Nigerian-British artist seeks provocative >>more
nai010 publishers/Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen/Kunsthalle Wien
ISBN 9789056623678
US $39.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Paperback, 8.25 x 10.75 in. / 160 pgs / 75 color / 25 b&w
Pub Date: 05/02/2004 Out of print/Not available


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