Visual arts in Cameroon : a genealogy of non-formal training, 1976-2014 /

Annette Schemmel provides a highly illuminating case study of the major actors, discourses and paradigm that shaped the history of visual arts in Cameroon during the second part of the 20th century. Her book meticulously reconstructs the multiple ways of artistic knowledge acquisition - from the con...

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Main Author: Schemmel, Annette (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Mankon, Cameroon : Langaa Research & Publishing CIG, [2015]
[Oxford, England] : Distributed in and outside N. America by African Books Collective.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Antecedents : the emergence of modern art in Cameroon
  • 3. Collective action and intergenerational solidarity among artists (1976-1991)
  • 4. The 1990s : the empowerment of a new generation of artists through non-formal training
  • 5. Becoming an artist in a "connexionist" age
  • 6. Learning from Cameroon's history of non-formal training.