NeoHooDoo: Art for a Forgotten Faith

NeoHooDoo Art for a Forgotten Faith NeoHooDoo a phrase coined by the poet Ishmael Reed in celebrates the practice of rituals folklore and spirituality in the Americas beyond the scope of Christianity and organized religion The

Title Fights How Museums Name Their Shows ARTnews Franklin Sirmans, now curator of contemporary art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, was on the curatorial committee at MoMA PS in New York when he was reading poet Ishmael Reed s MoMA PS Exhibitions Rockaway at Fort Tilden Rockaway Artists Alliance Since Rockaway Artists Alliance RAA has brought innovative art exhibitions, cultural events, and high quality art education programs to the Rockaway peninsula. MoMA PS Exhibitions Wael Shawky Cabaret Crusades Wael Shawky Cabaret Crusades is organized by Klaus Biesenbach, Director, MoMA PS and Margaret Aldredge, Curatorial Assistant, MoMA PS. The exhibition is made possible by MoMA s Wallis Annenberg Fund for Innovation in Contemporary Art through the Annenberg Foundation. Ishmael Reed Ishmael Scott Reed born February , is an American poet, novelist, essayist, songwriter, playwright, editor and publisher, who is known for his satirical works challenging American political culture Perhaps his best known work is Mumbo Jumbo , a sprawling and unorthodox novel set in s New York that has been ranked among the most important books in the Western Canon. Trustees, Trustees Wesleyan University Professional History Anne is CEO and president of Greystone Management Corp a fifth generation family business that owns and manages a diverse group of commercial, retail, and residential properties in Manhattan In an earlier life, Anne was an art historian and curator specializing in nineteenth century painting and costume Anne serves on several boards, including the Lower Manhattan Jean Michel Basquiat Wikipdia Jean Michel Basquiat, n Brooklyn le dcembre et mort le aot NoHo, est un artiste peintre amricain. Il devient trs tt un peintre d avant garde

  • Title: NeoHooDoo: Art for a Forgotten Faith
  • Author: Franklin Sirmans Ishmael Reed Robert Farris Thompson Jen Budney Greg Tate Quincy Troupe Julia Herzberg Arthur C. Danto
  • ISBN: 9780300134186
  • Page: 453
  • Format: Hardcover
  • NeoHooDoo, a phrase coined by the poet Ishmael Reed in 1970, celebrates the practice of rituals, folklore, and spirituality in the Americas beyond the scope of Christianity and organized religion The endurance of these centuries old traditions of magic and healing are the unique focus of this book Exploring how spirituality influenced artists in the late 20th century andNeoHooDoo, a phrase coined by the poet Ishmael Reed in 1970, celebrates the practice of rituals, folklore, and spirituality in the Americas beyond the scope of Christianity and organized religion The endurance of these centuries old traditions of magic and healing are the unique focus of this book Exploring how spirituality influenced artists in the late 20th century and bringing together an intergenerational group of artists from North, Central, and South America, NeoHooDoo reveals the wider implications of ritualized practice in contemporary art.This book examines the work of thirty three artists including Jimmie Durham, David Hammons, Jos Bedia, Rebecca Bel, and James Lee Byars who began using ritualistic practices during the 1970s and 1980s as a way of reinterpreting aspects of their cultural heritage Younger artists such as Tania Bruguera and Michael Joo are shown to have drawn upon the iconography of ritual The original essays, which range over artistic use of ritual as a form of therapy, catharsis, or political critique, stand alongside contributions from NeoHooDoo s key sources of inspiration Robert Farris Thompson, Ishmael Reed, and Quincy Troupe.

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