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Author Chambers, Eddie.

Title Black artists in British art : a history since the 1950s / Eddie Chambers.

Published London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  704.0396 Cam    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [240]-264) and index.
Contents Introduction: some problems with history and its treatment of black-British artists -- The pioneering generation of Caribbean artists -- Early contributions by South Asian artists -- The significance of the 1970s -- Uzo Egonu and contemporary African art in Britain -- The earliest black-British practitioners -- South Asian stories -- The 'black art' generation and the 1980s -- The rise and fall of the Black-Art Gallery -- The emergence of black women artists: arguments and opinions -- Sonia Boyce and other black women artists -- Substantial sculpture: the work of Sokari Douglas Camp, Veronica Ryan, and Permindar Kaur -- Black artists of the 1990s generation -- The triumphant triumvirate: Yinka Shonibare, Chris Ofili, and Steve McQueen -- The new generation.
Other formats Also issued online.
Subject Blacks in art.
Art, Black -- Great Britain -- 20th century -- History.
Art, Black -- Great Britain -- 21st century -- History.
Artists, Black -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Artists, Black -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century.
Art, British -- 20th century -- History.
Art, British -- 21st century -- History.
ISBN 9781780762715 (hbk.)
9781780762722 (paperback)
1780762712 (hbk.)
1780762720 (paperback)