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The Resource Africa remix : contemporary art of a continent, [edited by] Simon Njami ; with essays by Lucy Durán [and others] ; and a dialogue between Marie-Laure Bernadac and Abdelwahab Meddeb

Africa remix : contemporary art of a continent, [edited by] Simon Njami ; with essays by Lucy Durán [and others] ; and a dialogue between Marie-Laure Bernadac and Abdelwahab Meddeb

Label
Africa remix : contemporary art of a continent
Title
Africa remix
Title remainder
contemporary art of a continent
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Simon Njami ; with essays by Lucy Durán [and others] ; and a dialogue between Marie-Laure Bernadac and Abdelwahab Meddeb
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Africa remix: contemporary art of a continent features the work of more than 80 artists from across Africa. Published on the occasion of the largest exhibition of contemporary African art ever seen in Europe, it includes painting, sculpture, installation, video, drawing, photography and design. This wide ranging and authoritative survey is an essential introduction to the art of a dynamic continent today
Cataloging source
OHX
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Afrika remix.
Dewey number
709.609049
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Abridged English version of the catalogue originally published in German under title: Afrika remix : zeitgenössische Kunst eines Kontinents
LC call number
N7380
LC item number
.A348213 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Njami, Simon
  • Durán, Lucy
  • Hayward Gallery
  • Museum Kunst Palast (Düsseldorf, Germany)
  • Centre Georges Pompidou
  • Mori Bijutsukan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, African
  • Art, African
  • Art, Modern
  • Art, Modern
Label
Africa remix : contemporary art of a continent, [edited by] Simon Njami ; with essays by Lucy Durán [and others] ; and a dialogue between Marie-Laure Bernadac and Abdelwahab Meddeb
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • " ... published in conjunction with the exhibition ... Hayward Gallery, London, 10 February-17 April 2005"--Preliminary page
  • "Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, 24 July-7 November 2004; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 24 May-15 August 2005; Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, May-August 2006"--Preliminary page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-216)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chaos and metamorphosis / Simon Njami -- Africa, exhibitions and fears of the dark / David Elliott -- The reception of African art / Jean-Hubert Martin -- Africa begins in the north / dialogue between Marie-Laure Bernadac and Abdelwahab Meddeb -- Made in Africa / John Picton -- Ah-freak-iya: challenging perceptions of Africa's contemporary sounds / Lucy Durán -- Plates: introductions / by Simon Njami -- Identity & history -- Body & soul -- City & land
Control code
ocm58421393
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9783775714723
Lccn
2007492176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)58421393
Label
Africa remix : contemporary art of a continent, [edited by] Simon Njami ; with essays by Lucy Durán [and others] ; and a dialogue between Marie-Laure Bernadac and Abdelwahab Meddeb
Publication
Note
  • " ... published in conjunction with the exhibition ... Hayward Gallery, London, 10 February-17 April 2005"--Preliminary page
  • "Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, 24 July-7 November 2004; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 24 May-15 August 2005; Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, May-August 2006"--Preliminary page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-216)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chaos and metamorphosis / Simon Njami -- Africa, exhibitions and fears of the dark / David Elliott -- The reception of African art / Jean-Hubert Martin -- Africa begins in the north / dialogue between Marie-Laure Bernadac and Abdelwahab Meddeb -- Made in Africa / John Picton -- Ah-freak-iya: challenging perceptions of Africa's contemporary sounds / Lucy Durán -- Plates: introductions / by Simon Njami -- Identity & history -- Body & soul -- City & land
Control code
ocm58421393
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9783775714723
Lccn
2007492176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)58421393

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