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Art history and fetishism abroad : global shiftings in media and methods

Art history and fetishism abroad : global shiftings in media and methods

Author: Gabriele Genge; Angela Stercken
Publisher: Bielefeld : Transcript Verlag, [2014] ©2014
Series: Image (Transcript (Firm)), Volume 54.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriele Genge; Angela Stercken
ISBN: 9783837624113 3837624110
OCLC Number: 863195569
Description: 324 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Contents: Being abroad --
an introduction / Gabriele Genge, Angela Stercken --
Phenomenologies --
Survival of images? Fetish and the concept of the image between West Africa and Europe / Gabriele Genge --
Speared heads. Portraits as things in 20th-century sculpture / Hans Körner --
Fetishism from the space of Bowdich's Mission from Cape Coast Castle to Ashantee to the time of Erasmus Osei Owusu's (film) Obidie̳ Aba: time will tell / Ikem Stanley Okoye --
Production of knowledge --
Currency affairs. Photography and productivity / Kerstin Meincke --
Transcultural interpretation and the production of alterity: photography, materiality, and mediation in the making of "African art" / Syvester Okwunodu Ogbechie --
[Arte]fact, object, image. Jean-Michel Basquiat's Archives of the Black Atlantic / Angela Stercken --
On a pedestal? On the problem of the sculptural as a category of perception for Islamic objects / Eva-Maria Troelenberg --
Under the influence of things --
Bocio. From nothingness to liminality and minimality / Joseph C.E. Adandé --
Encounters with masks: counter-primitivism in 20th-century Black art / Christian Kravagna --
Fetishising modernity: Bricolage revisited / John Picton --
Fixing shadows: photography beyond the indexical / Thomas Reinhardt --
Politics of identity --
Incorporations of the other --
exotic objects, tropacalism, and anthropophagy / Alexandra Karentzos --
The court in Dakar. Political aesthetics in the post-colony / Viktoria Schmidt-Lisenhoff --
Monumentality and transnationality: the fascination with gigantic Ding bronze vessels in modern China / Lillian Lan-ying Tseng --
Why have there been no great forgeries? Collectors, artefacts, and the question of originality / Melanie Ulz.
Series Title: Image (Transcript (Firm)), Volume 54.
Responsibility: Gabriele Genge, Angela Stercken (eds.).


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