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The Resource African American visual arts : from slavery to the present, Celeste-Marie Bernier

African American visual arts : from slavery to the present, Celeste-Marie Bernier

Label
African American visual arts : from slavery to the present
Title
African American visual arts
Title remainder
from slavery to the present
Statement of responsibility
Celeste-Marie Bernier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bernier, Celeste-Marie
Dewey number
700.89/96073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N6538.N5
LC item number
B47 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
African American art
Label
African American visual arts : from slavery to the present, Celeste-Marie Bernier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 234-257) and index
Contents
'The slave who paints': beginnings and the visual arts tradition -- 'Establishing an art era' in the Harlem renaissance -- Struggle, survival and early abstraction -- 'Images are weapons': history, narrative and a people's art -- 'Art comes to have a life of its own': aesthetics, experimentation and a new visual language -- 'Racist pathology is the muck': towards a transgressive visual poetics
Control code
ocn213495400
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 264 p., 16 p. of plates
Isbn
9780807859339
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008012512
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)213495400
Label
African American visual arts : from slavery to the present, Celeste-Marie Bernier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 234-257) and index
Contents
'The slave who paints': beginnings and the visual arts tradition -- 'Establishing an art era' in the Harlem renaissance -- Struggle, survival and early abstraction -- 'Images are weapons': history, narrative and a people's art -- 'Art comes to have a life of its own': aesthetics, experimentation and a new visual language -- 'Racist pathology is the muck': towards a transgressive visual poetics
Control code
ocn213495400
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 264 p., 16 p. of plates
Isbn
9780807859339
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008012512
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)213495400

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