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Nwankwo , Chinedu , Patrick
crossroads:
anxiety, beauty, birth, conflict, ecology, peace
genre (subgenre):
Design and Crafts (carving)
Visual Arts (drawing, environmental art, installation art, mural painting, painting, portrait, printmaking, sculpture)
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Visiting Arts

Chris Afuba is a sculptor who worked as a self-taught artist for seven years following the end of the Nigerian civil war in 1970 before deciding to undertake formal training. Concentrating his skills on wood-carving at the beginning of his career, he produced ornaments and jewellery but his...

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Christopher (Chris) Afuba

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crossroads:
exile, identity, racism, sexuality
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography, video art)
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House of World Cultures

Oladélé Ajiboyé Bamgboyé was born in Nigeria in 1963 and studied Chemical Engineering in Glasgow from 1981 to 1985 and Media Art in London from 1996 to 1998. He was a founding member of Street Level Gallery in Glasgow, an exhibition curator at the Cambridge Darkroom...

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crossroads:
interculturalism, migration
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Biyi Bandele (actually Bandele-Thomas) was born in 1967 in northern Nigeria, a region which is largely Muslim. He stems from a family, which belonged to the Yoruba tribe and converted to Christianity. He left his parentsí house at the age of 14 to earn his living doing odd jobs, while also going to...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Interkulturalismus, Migration
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Biyi Bandele wurde am 13.10.1967 in Kafanchan/Kaduna im islamisch geprägten Norden Nigerias als Sohn einer Familie, die den Yoruba angehörte und den christlichen Glauben angenommen hatte, geboren. Sein Großvater väterlicherseits war um 1900 aus dem Südwesten des Landes als...

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genre (subgenre):
Design and Crafts (jewellery)
Visual Arts (painting, sculpture, wall picture)
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House of World Cultures

Georgina Beier was born in London in 1936 and left Britain for Nigeria in the late 1950s. In 1963, she established and conducted the annual Mbari Mbayo painting and printmaking workshop in Oshogbo, which became an influential local arts center. Beier has worked in all media but is best known as a...

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deutsch
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Bildhauerei, Malerei, Wandbild)
Design & Kunstgewerbe (Schmuck)

Georgina Beier wurde 1936 in London geboren, verließ Großbritannien in den späten fünfziger Jahren und zog nach Nigeria. 1963 initiierte sie den jährlichen Mbari Mbayo Workshop für Malerei und Druckgrafik in Oshogbo, den sie auch leitete. Beier arbeitet in allen...

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Performing Arts (theatre)
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Visiting Arts

Contacting the World is a pioneering international theatre project that redefines how young people communicate with each other on a global scale.

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crossroads:
everyday life, family, pain, women
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (performance, theatre)
Written and spoken word (drama)
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Intercult

Gilla Cremer lives in Hamburg and has been producing at Kampnagel, Kammerspiele Hamburg and Thalia in der Kunst Halle. Since 1987 she is performing her solo-shows in Germany and abroad.Gilla collaborates with Theater Unikate, a group of freely associated artists and advisors (Stage directing:...

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Crossroads:
Körper, Mystik, Ritual
Genre (Subgenres):
Performing Arts (Tanz)
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House of World Cultures

Die seit 1988 in Deutschland lebende brasilianische Choreographin und Tänzerin Lina do Carmo gilt als Brasiliens wichtigste Repräsentantin des Körpertheaters. Die Schülerin Marcel Marceaus vereint Tanz und Pantomime zu einem expressiven Tanztheater, das inspiriert ist von Magie,...

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Lina Do Carmo

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genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (collage, painting)
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House of World Cultures

Born in 1931, the Nigerian painter Uzo Egonu was one of the outstanding artists of the second half of the 20th century in England, where he lived since 1945. Influenced to the same degree by European modernism and traditional West African art, he painted pictures, to be seen in many public...

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deutsch
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Collage, Malerei)

Der nigerianische Maler Uzo Egonu, geboren 1931, gehört zu den herausragenden Künstlern der zweiten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts in England, Egonus Wahlheimat seit 1945. Beeinflusst von der europäischen Klassischen Moderne und der traditionellen westafrikanischen Kunst...

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crossroads:
history, modernity, post-colonialism, Society
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (curating art)
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Haus der Kulturen der Welt

Born 1963 in Kabala, Nigeria, Okwui Enwezor is one of the most influential curators and theorists in contemporary art. In 1998, he became known to a broader public when he was appointed as the first representative of a non-Western country to be artistic director of the documenta 11. In 2002, he...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Geschichte, Moderne, Postkolonialismus
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Curating Art)

Okwui Enwezor, geboren 1963 in Kabala, Nigeria, ist einer der einflussreichsten Kuratoren und Theoretiker im gegenwärtigen Kunstbetrieb. 1998 wurde er einer breiteren Öffentlichkeit bekannt, als er als erster Vertreter eines nichtwestlichen Landes für die künstlerische...

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Okwui Enwezor

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crossroads:
colonialism
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (painting, sculpture)
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House of World Cultures

The Nigerian painter and sculptor Benedict Chukwukadibia Enwonwu (1921-1994) is the most renowned Nigerian artist of the 20th century. Already in 1937 Enwonwu held his first exhibition in London and drew favourable attention. Twenty years later he became known as the sculptor who had been...

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