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Author Enwezor, Okwui.

Title Snap judgments : new positions in contemporary African photography / Okwui Enwezor.

Imprint New York : International Center of Photography ; Göttingen : Steidl, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    779.996 ENW    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 383 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 33 cm.
Note Published in conjunction with the exhibition organized by the International Center of Photography, New York, Mar. 10 - May 28, 2006.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 379-383).
Contents Contains work by Doa Aly, Lara Baladi, Oladélé Ajiboyé Bamgboyé, Yto Barrada, Luis Basto, Zohra Bensemra, Zarina Bhimji, Mohamed Camara, Ali Chraïbi, Omar D., Depth of Field, Allan deSouza, Andrew Dosunmu, Hala Elkoussy, Theo Eshetu, Mamadou Gomis, Kay Hassan, Romuald Hazoumé, Fatou Kandé Senghor, Moshekwa Langa, Maha Maamoun, Boubacar Touré Mandémory, Zwelethu Mthethwa, James Muriuki, Lamia Naji, Otobong Nkanga, Jo Ratcliffe, Tracey Rose, Randa Shaath, Mikhael Subotzky, Sada Tangara, Guy Tillim, Michael Tsegaye, Hentie van der Merwe, and Nontsikelelo "Lolo" Veleko.
Director's foreword / Willis E. Hartshorn -- Curator's acknowledgments / Okwui Enwezor -- The uses of Afro-pessimism / Okwui Enwezor -- Contemporaty African art and globalization / Okwui Enwezor -- The analytical impulse in contemporary African photography / Okwui Enwezor -- Plates -- After in/sight : ten years of exhibiting African photography / Vanessa Rocco -- Artist biographies -- Checklist of the exhibition -- Bibliography.
Subject Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions.
Photography -- Africa -- History -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Portrait photography -- Africa -- Exhibitions.
Added Author International Center of Photography.
ISBN 3865212247

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