By Gitti Salami,Monica Blackmun Visona

Offering a wealth of views on African smooth and Modernist paintings from the mid-nineteenth century to the current, this new better half positive aspects essays via African, eu, and North American authors who verify the paintings of person artists in addition to exploring broader subject matters similar to discoveries of recent applied sciences and globalization.

  • A pioneering continent-based overview of contemporary paintings and modernity throughout Africa
  • Includes unique and formerly unpublished fieldwork-based material
  • Features new and complicated theoretical arguments concerning the nature of modernity and Modernism
  • Addresses a broadly said hole within the literature on African Art

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