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The Yoruba Artist: New Theoretical Perspectives on African Arts  by Drewal.. - Editor-Henry John Drewal; Editor-Rowland Abiodun; Corporate Author-Museum Rietberg; Editor-John, III Pemberton
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1994, ISBN: 9781560983392

ID: 855431286

Bergen: University of Bergen, Dept. of Foreign Languages. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Book has bumped corners and light scuffing to covers, otherwise as-new with straight, solid spine, text/interior unblemished and unmarked in any way. 348 pages. Text is in English for non-Russian authors and Russian for Russian authors (about 1/3rd of the book)., University of Bergen, Dept. of Foreign Languages, Smithsonian Books, 1994-09. Hardcover. New. Dust jacket in protective mylar cover. Hardcover and dust jacket. Good binding and cover. Clean, unmarked pages. S ix, 275 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 29 cm.Contents: Art, identity, and identification : a commentary on Yoruba art historical studies / John Picton --Part one : Yoruba artistic tradition and creativity --Introduction : an African art history : promising theoretical approaches in Yoruba art studies / Rowland Abiodun --Stylistic analysis and the identification of artists' workshops in ancient Ife / Frank Willett --Ifa trays from the Osogbo and Ijebu regions / Hans Witte --The Ulm Opon Ifa (ca. 1650) : a model for later iconography / Ezio Bassani --Anonymous has a name : Olowe of Ise / Roslyn Adele Walker --In praise of Metonymy : the concepts of "tradition" and "creativity" in the transmission of Yoruba artistry over time and space / Olabiyi Babalola Yai --Part two : the interplay of the arts in Yoruba culture --Introduction : in praise of artistry / John Pemberton III --Lagbayi : the itinerant wood carver of Ojowon / Wande Abimbola --The role of Oriki Orile and Itan in the reconstruction of the architectural history of the palace of Gbongan / Oba Solomon Babayemi, the Olufi of Gbongan --Polyvocality and the individual talent : three women Oriki singers in Okuku / Karin Barber --Drumming for the Egungun : the poet-musician in Yoruba masquerade theater / Akin Euba --Embodied practice/embodied history : mastery of metaphor in the performances of diviner Kolawole Ositola / Margaret Thompson Drewal --Part three : transactions, transitions, transformations --Introduction : Yoruba art and life as journeys / Henry John Drewal --Beyond aesthetics : visual activism in Ile-Ife / Michael D. Harris --The transformation of Ogun power : the art of Rufua Ogundele / Jutta Stroter-Bender --The three warriors : Atlantic altars of Esu, Ogun, and Osoosi / Robert Farris Thompson --Yoruba-American art : new rivers to explore / John Mason. <br> Yoruba artwork is at once powerfully expressive and technically adept. In a succession of scholarly essays, 18 experts delineate recent findings on the traditions and forms of this West African art. Identifying individual artists, tracing the development of stylistic trends, analyzing motifs, and linking Yoruba art with "praise poetry" (known as oriki) are some of the areas covered. Although academic, the text is nonetheless animated by the writers' great involvement with and enthusiasm for topics that yield ample material for rumination and research. The culminating essay by John Mason offers a particularly exciting examination of the development of Yoruba-American art and artists, from Cuba to New York City and South Carolina. Color illustrations will be included, along with black-and-white images of altars and shrines, carved trays, wooden heads, figurative posts and doors, and other artifacts. <br> This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US., Smithsonian Books, 1994-09

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The Yoruba Artist: New Theoretical Perspectives on African Arts by Drewal.. - hardcover

1994, ISBN: 9781560983392

ID: 215868131

Smithsonian Books, 1994-09. Hardcover. New. Dust jacket in protective mylar cover. Hardcover and dust jacket. Good binding and cover. Clean, unmarked pages. S ix, 275 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 29 cm.Contents: Art, identity, and identification : a commentary on Yoruba art historical studies / John Picton --Part one : Yoruba artistic tradition and creativity --Introduction : an African art history : promising theoretical approaches in Yoruba art studies / Rowland Abiodun --Stylistic analysis and the identification of artists' workshops in ancient Ife / Frank Willett --Ifa trays from the Osogbo and Ijebu regions / Hans Witte --The Ulm Opon Ifa (ca. 1650) : a model for later iconography / Ezio Bassani --Anonymous has a name : Olowe of Ise / Roslyn Adele Walker --In praise of Metonymy : the concepts of "tradition" and "creativity" in the transmission of Yoruba artistry over time and space / Olabiyi Babalola Yai --Part two : the interplay of the arts in Yoruba culture --Introduction : in praise of artistry / John Pemberton III --Lagbayi : the itinerant wood carver of Ojowon / Wande Abimbola --The role of Oriki Orile and Itan in the reconstruction of the architectural history of the palace of Gbongan / Oba Solomon Babayemi, the Olufi of Gbongan --Polyvocality and the individual talent : three women Oriki singers in Okuku / Karin Barber --Drumming for the Egungun : the poet-musician in Yoruba masquerade theater / Akin Euba --Embodied practice/embodied history : mastery of metaphor in the performances of diviner Kolawole Ositola / Margaret Thompson Drewal --Part three : transactions, transitions, transformations --Introduction : Yoruba art and life as journeys / Henry John Drewal --Beyond aesthetics : visual activism in Ile-Ife / Michael D. Harris --The transformation of Ogun power : the art of Rufua Ogundele / Jutta Stroter-Bender --The three warriors : Atlantic altars of Esu, Ogun, and Osoosi / Robert Farris Thompson --Yoruba-American art : new rivers to explore / John Mason. <br> Yoruba artwork is at once powerfully expressive and technically adept. In a succession of scholarly essays, 18 experts delineate recent findings on the traditions and forms of this West African art. Identifying individual artists, tracing the development of stylistic trends, analyzing motifs, and linking Yoruba art with "praise poetry" (known as oriki) are some of the areas covered. Although academic, the text is nonetheless animated by the writers' great involvement with and enthusiasm for topics that yield ample material for rumination and research. The culminating essay by John Mason offers a particularly exciting examination of the development of Yoruba-American art and artists, from Cuba to New York City and South Carolina. Color illustrations will be included, along with black-and-white images of altars and shrines, carved trays, wooden heads, figurative posts and doors, and other artifacts. <br> This is an oversized or heavy book, that requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US., Smithsonian Books, 1994-09

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The Yoruba Artist: New Theoretical Perspectives on African Arts
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Rowland Abiodun, John, III Pemberton, Henry J. Drewal

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EAN (ISBN-13): 9781560983392
ISBN (ISBN-10): 1560983396
Hardcover
Publishing year: 1994
Publisher: Smithsonian Books

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ISBN/EAN: 1560983396

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1-56098-339-6, 978-1-56098-339-2


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