Browsing Category Mozambican Art

Araeen (R.) et. al. AFRICUS, Johannesburg Biennale, 28 February-30 April 1995
, Johannesburg, 1995. OUT OF PRINT
Foreword by Christopher Till. Essays by Lorna Ferguson, Rasheed Araeen, Ery Camara, Arthur C.Danto, Bongi Dhlomo, Rashid Diab, Amareswar Galla, Sander Fusco, Sandra Klopper, Jean-Hubert Martin, Thomas McEvilley, Charles Merewether, Adriano Mixinge, Anitra Nettleton & Apinan Poshyananda.

South African artists include Helen Sebidi, Durant Sihlali, Phillipa Hobbs, Sue Williamson, Lien Botha, Willem Boshoff, Steven Cohen, Josephine Ghesa, Bonnie Mtshalintshali, Jodie Bieber, Willie Bester, Johannes Segogela, Sandile Zulu, and many more.
Includes exhibitions featuring artists from Angola, Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique and Zimbabwe, as well as from many other countries.
Bernadac (M-L.) et. al. curators AFRICA REMIX, l'art contemporain d'un continent
338 pp., 4to., colour & b/w illus., paperback, Paris, 2005. OUT OF PRINT
Catalogue of the exhibition, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2005.

Artists exhibited include Jane Alexander, Wilie Bester, Andries Botha, Wim Botha, Tracey Derrick, Marlene Dumas, David Goldblatt, Jackson Hlungwani, William Kentridge, Moshekwa Langa, Santu Mofokeng, Zwelethu Mthethwa, Rodney Place, Tracey Rose & Guy Tillim from South Africa, Fernando Alvim, Paulo Capela, Franck K.Lundangi, N'Dilo Mutima & Anotnio Ole from Angola, Rui Carlos de Noronha Assubuji, Luís Pedro Basto, Gonçalo Mabunda, Sérgio Santimano & Titos from Mozambique & Berry Pickle from Zimbabwe.

Introductions by Marie-Laure Bernadac & Simon Njami. Includes essays by Jean-Hubert Martin, David Elliott, Abdelwahab Meddeb, John Picton, Jean-Loup Amselle, Clémentine Deliss, Manthia Diawara, Hudita Nura Mustafa & Bernard Müller.

Text in French.
Gandolfo (G.) REINATA SADIMBA, "Não somos iguais, estamos diferentes"/ "No somos iguales, estamos diferentes"/ "We are not equal, we are different", esculturas, cerâmicas/ esculturas, cerámicas/ sculpture, ceramics
236 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, (Maputo), 2012. R950
A monograph on Mozambican sculptor and ceramicist Reinata Sadimba.

Reinata Sadimba was born in 1945 in Nemu village in Cabo Del Gado, Mozambique. She was brought up in the traditional Makonde culture, which included making ceramic water vessels. In 1975 she started producing ceramic sculptures based on her dreams.

Architect Gianfranco Gandolfo moved to Mozambique in 1984 and worked as a teacher and trainer in visual education for an Italian cooperation project. Between 1996 and 1999 he worked for the Department of Museums as a consultant on a Makonde Art project. He has also curated several art exhibitions.
Harmand (C.) curator HEANDS UP, exhibition by/ exposição de Ricardo Pinto Jorge
59pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback , Maputo, 2016. R220
Catalogue of the exhibition, Centro Cultural Franco-Moçambicano, Maputo, and Erdmann Contemporary gallery, Cape Town, 2016.

Text in both English and Portuguese.

Includes the essay, "As Minds Conform to and Rebel Against Realty/ Mentes Comformando e Revoltando-se Contra a Realidade" by Carine Harmand, and a statement by the artist.

Ricardo Pinto Jorge was born in Portugsl in 1988 and raised in Mozambique. He works as an airline pilot and is Art Director for the magazine, "Chinguirira".
Nhaca (J.) illus. & Gandolfo (G.) et al text CONTOS E GRAVURAS DO SUL DE MOÇAMBIQUE,
92pp., colour illus., paperback, Maputo, 2014. R435
Includes 32 wood engravings by Jorge Nhaca and 12 short stories by authors from southern Mozambique. Also includes an essay by Alda Costa and Gianfranco Gandolfo on the artist.

Text in Portuguese.
Sachs (A.) IMAGES OF A REVOLUTION, mural art in Mozambique
80 pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Harare, 1983. OUT OF PRINT
Text by Albie Sachs.
Includes murals by Malangatana.