A Companion to Modern African Art

Offering a wealth of perspectives on African modern and Modernist art from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, this new Companion features essays by African, European, and North American authors who assess the work of individual ...

A Companion to Modern African Art

A Companion to Modern African Art

Offering a wealth of perspectives on African modern and Modernist art from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, this new Companion features essays by African, European, and North American authors who assess the work of individual artists as well as exploring broader themes such as discoveries of new technologies and globalization. A pioneering continent-based assessment of modern art and modernity across Africa Includes original and previously unpublished fieldwork-based material Features new and complex theoretical arguments about the nature of modernity and Modernism Addresses a widely acknowledged gap in the literature on African Art

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A Companion to Modern African Art
Language: en
Pages: 648
Authors: Gitti Salami, Monica Blackmun Visona
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-16 - Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

Offering a wealth of perspectives on African modern and Modernist art from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, this new Companion features essays by African, European, and North American authors who assess the work of individual artists as well as exploring broader themes such as discoveries of new technologies and
A Companion to the Anthropology of Africa
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Roy Richard Grinker, Stephen C. Lubkemann, Christopher B. Steiner, Euclides Gonçalves
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-30 - Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

Anthropology conducted in Africa has been central to the methodological and theoretical development of the discipline since it was first institutionalized in the late 19th century. Written and edited by a team of leading cultural anthropologists on the subject, A Companion to the Anthropology of Africa compiles a collection of
A Companion to Contemporary Art Since 1945
Language: en
Pages: 648
Authors: Amelia Jones
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02-09 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to Contemporary Art is a major survey covering the major works and movements, the most important theoretical developments, and the historical, social, political, and aesthetic issues in contemporary art since 1945, primarily in the Euro-American context. Collects 27 original essays by expert scholars describing the current state of
The Black Art Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Joshua I. Cohen
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-21 - Publisher: University of California Press

Reading African art’s impact on modernism as an international phenomenon, The “Black Art” Renaissance tracks a series of twentieth-century engagements with canonical African sculpture by European, African American, and sub-Saharan African artists and theorists. Notwithstanding its occurrence during the benighted colonial period, the Paris avant-garde “discovery” of African sculpture—known then
A Companion to British Art
Language: en
Pages: 592
Authors: David Peters Corbett
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-22 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This companion is a collection of newly-commissioned essays written by leading scholars in the field, providing a comprehensive introduction to British art history. A generously-illustrated collection of newly-commissioned essays which provides a comprehensive introduction to the history of British art Combines original research with a survey of existing scholarship and

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