New Arrivals 28th to 6th of March 2015

Savage (P.) ed. MAKING ART IN AFRICA, 1960-2010
304pp., 4to, b/w & colour illus., map, hardback, Farnham & Burlington, 2014. R1125
Sixty African artists and curators answer the question, "What does it mean to work as an artist in Africa?" by focusing on one of their artworks. Artists include Louis Maqhubela, David Koloane, Sam Nhlengethwa, Kagiso Pat Mautloa, Johannes Phokela, Willem Boshoff, William Kentridge, Jackson Hlungwani, Penny Siopis, Claudette Schreuders, Jane Alexander, and Lionel Davis from South Africa, Tapfuma Gutsa and Thomas Mukarobgwa from Zimbabwe, Malangatana Valente Ngwenya and Reinata Sadhimba Passema from Mozambique, John Muanfangejo and Dias Machate from Namibia, and Cg'ose Ntcox'o from Botswana.

Foreword by Anthony Caro and essays by Polly Savage, Robert Loder and John Picton.

Polly Savage teaches History of Art and Archaeology at SOAS, University of London.

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