Activating the archive : mapping mediation and its afterlives in the work of Sammy Baloji /

This thesis considers the work of artist Sammy Baloji in relation to recent trends in scholarship on the concept of an African photographic archive. In his Mémoire series (2006), Baloji superimposes archival imagery sourced from the mining archives of the Union Miniere du Haut Katanga in Lubumbashi...

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Main Author: May, Makayla, (Author)
Other Authors: Collier, Delinda, 1973- (Thesis advisor)
Smith, Shawn Michelle, 1965-
(thesis reader.)

Lee, Jennifer Dorothy,
(thesis reader.)
Format: Manuscript
Language:English
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School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Location: 6th fl Sharp: Books, Main Stacks - LIBRARY USE ONLY

Call Number: N6447.2 .M38 2018
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