El Hadji Sy : painting, performance, politics /

El Hadji Sy: Painting, Performance, Politics offers the first art-historical survey on the multidimensional work of Senegalese artist, curator, and cultural activist El Hadji Sy. Spanning thirty years of his practice as a painter, performance artist, and founder of numerous artists' collectives...

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Corporate Author: Weltkulturen Museum (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Other Authors: Deliss, Clémentine., Mutumba, Yvette.
Format: eBook
Published: Zurich ; Berlin : Diaphanes, [2015]
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Contents; Foreword / Clémentine Deliss, Yvette Mutumba; Introduction: El Hadji Sy: Painting, Performance, Politics / Clémentine Deliss; The artwork becomes a socialised object, enhanced and embellished by the community: El Hadji Sy in conversation with Julia Grosse; Dancing in and out of painting / Philippe Pirotte; El Hadji Sy and the quest for a post-négritude aesthetics / Mamadou Diouf; Brothers in arms: Laboratoire AGIT'ART and Tenq in the 1990s / Clémentine Deliss; Between Frankfurt und Dakar: The passion of two pioneers / Yvette Mutumba.
  • El Hadji Sy in conversation with Hans BeltingCardiology of a life's work / Manon Schwich; Image index; El Hadji Sy: Biography; Contributors' biographies; Selected reading; Imprint.