Smithsonian Institution Press
Washington and London
c 1992 Smithsonian Institution
To the artists of Africa
All rights reserved
Printed in the United States
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
New currents, ancient rivers: contemporary
African artists in a generation of change /
Includes bibliographical references (p. )
ISBN 1-56098-037-0 (cloth).—
1. Art, Black—Africa, Sub-Saharan. 2. Art,
Modern—20th century—Africa, Sub-Saharan.
3. Artists—Africa, Sub-Saharan—Biography—
History and criticism. 1. Title.
N739 1.65.K46 1991
Jenifer Blakemore, editor
Alan Carter, designer
Color plates printed in Hong Kong. Text and all other elements printed in the United States of America.
The paper in this book meets the requirements of the American National Standard for Permanence of Paper for Printed Materials Z39.48-1984.
For permission to reproduce illustrations appearing in this book, please correspond directly with the author's daughter, Mimi Wolford. The Smithsonian Institution Press does not retain reproduction rights for these illustrations or maintain a file of addresses for photo sources.
Jean Kennedy died on 30 November 1991, while this book was still in production. The Smithsonian Institution Press has made every effort, with the guidance of Ms. Kennedy's family and friends, to complete the book as she would have wished.
To order a copy of New Currents, Ancient Rivers, please contact:
African Studies Main Menu