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By Gitti Salami,Monica Blackmun Visona

ISBN-10: 1444338374

ISBN-13: 9781444338379

Offering a wealth of views on African smooth and Modernist artwork from the mid-nineteenth century to the current, this new significant other positive factors essays via African, eu, and North American authors who examine the paintings of person artists in addition to exploring broader issues similar to discoveries of latest applied sciences and globalization.

  • A pioneering continent-based review of contemporary artwork and modernity throughout Africa
  • Includes unique and formerly unpublished fieldwork-based material
  • Features new and intricate theoretical arguments concerning the nature of modernity and Modernism
  • Addresses a generally stated hole within the literature on African Art

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