Arena for Contemporary African, African-American and Caribbean Art

Author: Rob Perrée

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Jamal Joseph, director of Chapter & Verse


The film is both about identity and race. From a black man getting out of prison to a black man living the white house as president, American society forces you to live with a double consciousness of being black in a country that oppresses people of color.

Rob Perrée in conversation with Jamal Joseph.

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Olatunji Sanusi


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Ngozi Omeje: In my garden there are money colors Project


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Brian Coutinho in Gallery 23, Amsterdam


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Martin Puryear

Puryear manages to make sculptures that seem abstracted and minimalist, but to which, thanks to an almost careless symbolism, he is able to give a meaningful content. With a narrative that moves one.

Rob Perrée on Martin Puryear
Vessel, 1997-2002.

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