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Ibrahim El-Salahi: A Visionary Modernist

Ibrahim El-Salahi: A Visionary Modernist

Ibrahim El-Salahi: A Visionary Modernist chronicles the evolution of Sudanese artist Ibrahim El-Salahi's work over more than fifty years of sustained artistic productivity and intellectual engagement.

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Jane Alexander: Surveys (from the Cape of Good Hope)

Jane Alexander: Surveys (from the Cape of Good Hope)

Jane Alexander: Surveys (from the Cape of Good Hope) presents the work of one of the most significant South African artists today--whose hybrid mutants speak to the porous borders between humans and other forms of animal life.

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El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa

El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa

When I Last Wrote to You about Africa brings together the full range of El Anatsui's work from wood trays and early ceramics, through chainsaw-carved wood, to his most recent luminous metal sculptures and wall hangings.

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Dynasty and Divinity: Ife Art in Ancient Nigeria

Dynasty and Divinity: Ife Art in Ancient Nigeria

Dynasty and Divinity: Ife Art in Ancient Nigeria presents a major part of the extraordinary corpus of ancient Ife art in terra-cotta, stone, and metal, dating from the ninth to the fifteenth centuries.

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The Beautiful Time: Photography by Sammy Baloji

The Beautiful Time: Photography by Sammy Baloji

The Beautiful Time presents recent photographs and large-scale photomontages by Sammy Baloji.

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Grass Roots: African Origins of an American Art

Grass Roots: African Origins of an American Art

Through the prism of America's most enduring African-inspired art form, the Lowcountry basket, Grass Roots guides readers across 300 years of American and African history.

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Desert Jewels: North African Jewelry and Photography from the Xavier Guerrand-Hermes Collection

Desert Jewels: North African Jewelry and Photography from the Xavier Guerrand-Hermes Collection

Desert Jewels presents a superb collection of jewelry and late 19th- and early 20th-century photographs of North African landscapes, urban scenes, and portraits.

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Facing the Mask

Facing the Mask

Facing the Mask uses the mask, a central element for many African societies, as a marvelous point of entry into the arts, diverse cultures, and richly varied traditions of Africa.

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A Congo Chronicle: Patrice Lumumba in Urban Art

A Congo Chronicle: Patrice Lumumba in Urban Art

A Congo Chronicle: Patrice Lumumba in Urban Art presents popular paintings depicting the dramatic political career of Patrice Lumumba, the father of Congo independence who became the nation's first Prime Minister in 1960.

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Personal Affects: Power & Poetics in Contemporary South African Art, Vol 1

Personal Affects: Power & Poetics in Contemporary South African Art, Vol 1

Personal Affects: Power and Poetics in Contemporary South African Art presents newly commissioned and recently produced art by17 South African artists working in diverse media.

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Liberated Voices: Contemporary Art from South Africa

Liberated Voices: Contemporary Art from South Africa

This exhibition catalogue gives insight into a unique period of transition in today's South Africa through the examination of its contemporary art.

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Home and the World: Architectural Sculpture by Two Contemporary African Artists

Home and the World: Architectural Sculpture by Two Contemporary African Artists

Home and the World: Architectural Sculpture by Two Contemporary African Artists gazes at African heritage and the future through the art of contemporary artists, Aboudramane and Bodys Isek Kingelez.

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Material Differences: Art and Identity in Africa

Material Differences: Art and Identity in Africa

Material Differences: Art and Identity in Africa reveals the traditions, rituals, and spiritual powers intrinsic to the materials used to create works of art in Africa. LIMITED QUANTIES AVAILABLE.

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Perspectives: Angles on African Art

Perspectives: Angles on African Art

In Perspectives: Angles on African Art, ten distinguished connoisseurs explore the beauty and appeal in over one hundred African artworks of the highest aesthetic quality and tremendous ranges of styles and cultures.

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Western Artists, African Art

Western Artists, African Art

This catalogue features fifty African objects from twenty-eight acclaimed contemporary artists' collections, some creatively photographed as they appear in their studios and living rooms. LIMITED QUANTITIES AVAILABLE

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Where Gods and Mortals Meet: Continuity and Renewal Urhobo Art

Where Gods and Mortals Meet: Continuity and Renewal Urhobo Art

The first major catalogue devoted to the art and culture of the Urhobo people of the Niger River Delta in Nigeria. LIMITED QUANTITIES AVAILABLE

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Baule: African Art, Western Eyes

Baule: African Art, Western Eyes

This catalogue draws attention to different ways of looking at Baule art and culture and reveals how Baule art differs from most traditional African art. LIMITED QUANTITIES AVAILABLE.

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Fusion: West African Artists at the Venice Biennale

Fusion: West African Artists at the Venice Biennale

This catalogue contributes to a new understanding of "African art," removed definitively from the realm of the ethnographic, and firmly placed within the framework of the transcultural aesthetic.

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Art of the Baga: A Drama of Cultural Reinvention

Art of the Baga: A Drama of Cultural Reinvention

Art of the Baga: A Drama of Cultural Reinvention traces the art and cultural history of the Baga people of Guinea, West Africa.

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Africa Explores: 20th Century African Art

Africa Explores: 20th Century African Art

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Hair in African Art in Culture

Hair in African Art in Culture

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African Forms

African Forms

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The Art of Collecting African Art

The Art of Collecting African Art

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Set, Series and Ensembles in African Art

Set, Series and Ensembles in African Art

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Africa and the Renaissance: Art in Ivory

Africa and the Renaissance: Art in Ivory

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Exhibition-ism: Museums and African Art

Exhibition-ism: Museums and African Art

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Memory: Luba Art and the Making of History

Memory: Luba Art and the Making of History

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Bamana: The Art of Existence in Mali

Bamana: The Art of Existence in Mali

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