Grégory Vorbe: Branchements / Plugging: Branchements identitaires dans l'art contemporain haïtien = Plugging Identities in Haitian Contemporary Art

By: Mbow, Babacar (editor) and eight contributors

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Grégory Vorbe is a contemporary Haitian artist. This monograph is profusely illustrated in color with 76 examples of his work. Contents: Foreword: Art and the Politics of a Caribbean Aesthetic by Carole Boyce-Davies; Introduction by Babacar MBow; Arts of Seeing, Manners of Being by Philippe Dodard; Vorbean Plugging: Art in a Transformational Discourse by Nkiru Nzegwu; A Weaver of Pathways by Véronique Hélénon; Deciphering Haitian Weltanschauung by Babacar MBow; Letter to Gregory Vorbe by Marie Alice Théard; Praise(s) for the degrees of the painter Gregory Vorbe by Dominique Batravifie; Memory Mapmaker by Babacar MBow; I don't look Haitian? by Prosper "Makendal" Sylvain, Jr; Haiti: A Monologue by Marie Alice Théard; Time out on my Island by Marie Alice Théard; Afterword: Artistic Language and Renewal of Vocabulary by Philippe Lerebours. Text in French and English.

Title: Grégory Vorbe: Branchements / Plugging: Branchements identitaires dans l'art contemporain haïtien = Plugging Identities in Haitian Contemporary Art

Author Name: Mbow, Babacar (editor) and eight contributors

Categories: Artists,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Miami, FL, Florida African Studies Consortium: 2011

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 27612

Keywords: Contemporary Haitian Artist