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NEOHOODOO: ART FOR A FORGOTTEN FAITH. Ed. by Franklin Sirmans. Menil Collection, Houston, 2008. Distributed by Yale University Press, New Haven. 144 pp. with 110 ills. (97 col.). 26 x 23 cm. LC 2008-920806 ISBN 9780300134186 In English.
Documents an exhibition exploring the phenomenon of "NeoHooDoo," a phrase coined in the late 1960s by African American poet Ishmael Reed to describe the practice of rituals, folklore and spirituality in the Americas beyond the scope of organized religion, presenting a diverse array of works by Janine Antoni, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Sanford Biggers, Jose Bedia, James Lee Byars, Jimmie Durham, Robert Gober, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, David Hammons, Ana Mendieta, Adrian Piper, Betye Saar, Nari Ward and 20 other international artists.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-1970 — Several Media
Plans: 71,01,05,07,17,20,22
Worldwide Number: 032063
Hardcover $45.00    

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