British Black Art: Debates on the Western Art History

Notes

The book suggests new narratives about canonical artworks of the British Black Art movement, such as Lubaina Himid’s Freedom and Change, Eddie Chambers’ Destruction of the National Front and Sonia Boyce’s Lay Back Keep Quiet and Think of What Made Britain So Great, interrogating their critical agency from an art-historical perspective.

Artist / Author Sophie Orlando
Publisher Dis Voir
ISBN 978-2914563765
Reference P3083
Date 2016
Type Publication

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