New Arrivals 21st to 27th of November 2015

De Becker (L.) & Nettleton (A.) DOING HAIR, art and hair in Africa
68pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2014. R200
Published in conjunction with the exhibition, Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg, 2014.

Essays include:
"Museums, Hair, and Narratives" by Erin Rosenberg
"'Talking nonsense, making sense'" by Dipalesa Mpye
"Barbershop Signs" by Anitra Nettleton and Susan Middleton
"Inseparable", Hazel Cuthbertson and Laura De Becker on what happens to hair in African societies once it is removed from people's scalps.
Nettleton (A.) et al STARS OF THE NORTH, revisiting sculpture from Limpopo
27pp., 4to., colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2015. R125
Catalogue of the exhibition, Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg, 2015.

Includes an introduction by Anitra Nettleton and Same Mdluli and artist biographies by Lynne Cooney, Same Mdluli and Melissa Parry. Sculptors include Jackson Hlungwani, Noria Mabasa, and Johannes Segogela.

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