245 results for
indigoBooks

african

Your Store:

Sort By:

Sorted By: Top Matches
Filtered By:
Books
1 - 12 of 245 Results
Top Matches
Afrotopia
Paperback

|March 17, 2020

$34.99

In stock online

Not available in stores

A vibrant meditation and poetic call for an African utopian philosophy of self-reinvention for the twenty-first century In the recent aftermath of colonialism, civil wars, and the AIDS crisis, a new day finally seems to be shining on the African continent. Africa…
Otobong Nkanga: To Dig A Hole That Collapses Again

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

This publication celebrates the Antwerp-based, Nigerian-born artist Otobong Nkanga, who explores cultural and historical conflicts as well as the exploitation of the Earth's natural resources. In capturing the fraught relationships between people and their…
Under Different Moons: African Art In Conversation

In stock online

Not available in stores

El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

El Anatsu began his artistic career as a young artist in Ghana, where he built sculpture primarily from wood. He has continued to use wood throughout his practice, particularly during his early years as lecturer of Fine and Applied Arts at the University of…
African Textiles: Color And Creativity Across A Continent

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

“Readers with a passion for textiles will . . . settle in with the thrilling reds and calming indigos that Gillow has put before our eyes.” — Surface Design Journal The traditional, handcrafted textiles of Africa are sumptuous,…
Yoruba
Paperback

|February 28, 2019

$49.95

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

. An in-depth exploration of the significance of art in Yoruba culture, focusing on form, function and meaning, as well as the interplay of verbal and visual imagery Numbering more than 25 million people living in Nigeria and parts of adjacent Benin and Togo, the…
Art And The Sacred In Mumuyeland
Hardcover

|November 1, 2018

$97.21 online

$120.00list price

save 18%

Ships within 1-3 weeks

Not available in stores

Despite some field research our knowledge of the sacred among the Mumuye is still embryonic. In all these acephalic groups of a binary and antinomic nature, the complex va constitutes an extremely varied semantic field in which certain aspects are accentuated…
Kente Cloth: History and Culture
Paperback

|February 23, 2017

$73.44 online

$76.95list price

In stock online

Not available in stores

This book is about the history of an African clothing material known as Kente cloth. All relevant cultural aspects of the cloth have been explained in details with several pictorial illustrations. The book traces Kente history and how it has been used since its…
Co-existence Of Times: A Conversation With John Akomfrah
Paperback

|This title releases August 3, 2021

$16.00

Pre-order online

Not yet available in stores

Zulu Beer Vessels: In The Twentieth Century

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

Brewing beer has a long tradition with the Zulus, the largest ethnic group of South Africa. The beverage was traditionally prepared by women at home in ornate ceramic vessels specially made for this purpose. This book aims to present the rich palette of styles of…
African Heritage Playing Cards Series: Adinkra Legacy

In stock online

Not available in stores

A Guide To The Rock Art Of The Matopo Hills, Zimbabwe

In stock online

Not available in stores

A Guide to the Rock Art of the Matopo Hills Zimbabwe is an essential book for anyone visiting these hills of western Zimbabwe and for those with an interest in rock art. Copies of the paintings by Janet Duff bring the art to life. It discusses the lifestyle and…
Loading