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The Resource African art and agency in the workshop, edited by Sidney Littlefield Kasfir and Till Förster

African art and agency in the workshop, edited by Sidney Littlefield Kasfir and Till Förster

Label
African art and agency in the workshop
Title
African art and agency in the workshop
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sidney Littlefield Kasfir and Till Förster
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
Dewey number
706.096
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N8520
LC item number
.A39 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
African expressive cultures
Label
African art and agency in the workshop, edited by Sidney Littlefield Kasfir and Till Förster
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : rethinking the workshop / Till Förster and Sidney Littlefield Kasfir -- The contributions to this book / Sidney Littlefield Kasfir and Till Förster. Production, education, and learning. Grace Dieu Mission in South Africa : defining the modern art workshop in Africa / Elizabeth Morton -- Follow the wood : carving and political cosmology in Oku, Cameroon / Nicolas Argenti -- Masters, trend-makers, and producers : the village of Nsei, Cameroon, as a multisited pottery workshop / Silvia Forni -- An artist's notes on the Triangle Workshops, Zambia and South Africa / Namubiru Rose Kirumira and Sidney Littlefield Kasfir. Audience and encounters. Stitched-up women, pinned-down men : gender politics in Weya and Mapula needlework, Zimbabwe and South Africa / Brenda Schmahmann -- Rethinking Mbari Mbayo : Osogbo workshops in the 1960s, Nigeria / Chika Okeke-Agulu -- Working on the small difference : notes on the making of sculpture in Tengenenge, Zimbabwe / Christine Scherer -- Navigating Nairobi : artists in a workshop system, Kenya / Jessica Gerschultz. Patronage and domination. Lewanika's workshop and the vision of Lozi Arts, Zambia / Karen E. Milbourne -- Artesãos da nossa pátria : Makonde blackwood sculptors, cooperatives, and the art of socialist revolution in postcolonial Mozambique / Alexander Bortolot -- Frank McEwen and Joram Mariga : patron and artist in the Rhodesian workshop school setting, Zimbabwe / Elizabeth Morton -- "A matter of must" : continuities and change in the Adugbologe woodcarving workshop in Abeokuta, Nigeria / Norma H. Wolff. Comparative aspects. Work and workshop : the iteration of style and genre in two workshop settings, Côte d'Ivoire and Cameroon / Till Förster -- Apprentices and entrepreneurs : the workshop and style uniformity in Sub-Saharan Africa / Sidney Littlefield Kasfir. Coda : apprentices and entrepreneurs revisited : twenty years of workshop changes, 1987-2007 / Sidney Littlefield Kasfir
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 410 p.
Isbn
9780253007490
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012036058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783167542
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn853274735
Label
African art and agency in the workshop, edited by Sidney Littlefield Kasfir and Till Förster
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : rethinking the workshop / Till Förster and Sidney Littlefield Kasfir -- The contributions to this book / Sidney Littlefield Kasfir and Till Förster. Production, education, and learning. Grace Dieu Mission in South Africa : defining the modern art workshop in Africa / Elizabeth Morton -- Follow the wood : carving and political cosmology in Oku, Cameroon / Nicolas Argenti -- Masters, trend-makers, and producers : the village of Nsei, Cameroon, as a multisited pottery workshop / Silvia Forni -- An artist's notes on the Triangle Workshops, Zambia and South Africa / Namubiru Rose Kirumira and Sidney Littlefield Kasfir. Audience and encounters. Stitched-up women, pinned-down men : gender politics in Weya and Mapula needlework, Zimbabwe and South Africa / Brenda Schmahmann -- Rethinking Mbari Mbayo : Osogbo workshops in the 1960s, Nigeria / Chika Okeke-Agulu -- Working on the small difference : notes on the making of sculpture in Tengenenge, Zimbabwe / Christine Scherer -- Navigating Nairobi : artists in a workshop system, Kenya / Jessica Gerschultz. Patronage and domination. Lewanika's workshop and the vision of Lozi Arts, Zambia / Karen E. Milbourne -- Artesãos da nossa pátria : Makonde blackwood sculptors, cooperatives, and the art of socialist revolution in postcolonial Mozambique / Alexander Bortolot -- Frank McEwen and Joram Mariga : patron and artist in the Rhodesian workshop school setting, Zimbabwe / Elizabeth Morton -- "A matter of must" : continuities and change in the Adugbologe woodcarving workshop in Abeokuta, Nigeria / Norma H. Wolff. Comparative aspects. Work and workshop : the iteration of style and genre in two workshop settings, Côte d'Ivoire and Cameroon / Till Förster -- Apprentices and entrepreneurs : the workshop and style uniformity in Sub-Saharan Africa / Sidney Littlefield Kasfir. Coda : apprentices and entrepreneurs revisited : twenty years of workshop changes, 1987-2007 / Sidney Littlefield Kasfir
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 410 p.
Isbn
9780253007490
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012036058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783167542
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn853274735

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