|서명/저자사항||Kongo : power and majesty / Alisa Lagamma ; with contributions by Josiah Blackmore ... [et al.].|
|개인저자||LaGamma, Alisa. |
Blackmore, Josiah, 1959-
|단체저자명||Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)|
|발행사항||New York : The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2016.|
|형태사항||308 p. : ill., map ; 29 cm.|
Originally published: 2015.
Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, September 18, 2015-January 3, 2016.
"A landmark presentation that will radically redefine our understanding of Africa's relationship with the West, Kongo: Power and Majesty, opening at The Metropolitan Museum of Art this September, will focus on one of the continent's most influential artistic traditions, from the earliest moment of direct engagement between African and European leaders at the end of the 15th century through the early 20th century. The creative output of Kongo artists of Central Africa will be represented by 134 works drawn from more than 50 institutional and private collections across Europe and the United States, reflecting five hundred years of encounters and shifting relations between European and Kongo leaders. From a dynamic assembly of 15 monumental power figures to elegantly carved ivories and finely woven textiles, the exhibition will explore how the talents of Central Africa's most gifted artists were directed toward articulating a culturally distinct vernacular of power."--Metropolitan Museum of Art website.
|서지주기||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|통일서명||Kongo (Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.))|
|주제명(지명)||Africa, Central --Foreign relations --Europe --Exhibitions.|
Europe --Foreign relations --Africa, Central --Exhibitions.
|일반주제명||Art, Kongo --Exhibitions.|
Art, Kongo --Influence --Exhibitions.
Art --Kongo Kingdom --Exhibitions.
Art --Africa, Central --Exhibitions.