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An exhibit of contemporary African art

An exhibit of contemporary African art

the first in a series of exhibits

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Published by WorldSpace in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Africa -- Exhibitions,
  • Art, African -- 20th century -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEarthHues, Contemporary African art
    Statement[EarthHues, a WorldSpace initiative].
    GenreExhibitions
    ContributionsEarthHues (Firm)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7380.5 .E94 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23208485M
    LC Control Number2009287002

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      The BMA’s first exhibition of contemporary art from Africa drawn from its own collection features photographs, prints, and drawings by David Goldblatt, Gavin Jantjes, William Kentridge, Julie Mehretu, Senam Okudzeto, Robin Rhode, and Diane Victor. Each artist offers pointedly political perspectives on the lives of Africans and their diasporic descendants.   From contemporary photography, fashion, and architecture to centuries-old sculpture, Creative Africa presents the visionary work of artists throughout Africa. At the heart of the season is Look Again: Contemporary Perspectives on African Art, a major exhibition drawn from the Penn Museum’s distinguished African collection.. Creative Africa also boasts a dynamic schedule of .


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