By Gitti Salami,Monica Blackmun Visona
Offering a wealth of views on African sleek and Modernist artwork from the mid-nineteenth century to the current, this new significant other beneficial properties essays by way of African, ecu, and North American authors who check the paintings of person artists in addition to exploring broader subject matters reminiscent of discoveries of recent applied sciences and globalization.
- A pioneering continent-based evaluate of recent paintings and modernity throughout Africa
- Includes unique and formerly unpublished fieldwork-based material
- Features new and complicated theoretical arguments in regards to the nature of modernity and Modernism
- Addresses a largely stated hole within the literature on African Art
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