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Guedes, Amancio

Timothy Ostler.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 649 words.

(d’Alpoim Miranda) [Pancho]

(b Lisbon, May 13, 1925).

Portuguese architect, sculptor and painter, active in Africa. His childhood was spent in Mozambique and its...

Hope, Jimi

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 62 words.

Togolese, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 12 October 1956, in Lomé.

Painter, sculptor.

Jimi Hope is a self-taught artist. He studied architecture at the Da Silva...

Kingelez, Bodys Isek

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 335 words.

Congolese, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 27 August 1948, in Kimbembele Ihunga (now in Democratic Republic of Congo).

Sculptor. Architectural views.

Bodys Isek...

Mouanga-N'kodia, Bernard

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 97 words.

Congolese, 20th century, male.

Born 1944, in Brazzaville.

Sculptor. Scenes with figures. Monuments.

Bernard Mouanga-N'Kodia was a pupil of Louis Arnaud, Fançois...

Nwoko, Demas N.

dele jegede.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Architecture; Scenography; Sculpture and Carving; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 805 words.

(b Idumuje-Ugboko, Delta State, Dec 20, 1935).

Nigerian painter, sculptor, architect, and set designer. Nwoko’s works of art and architecture have been understood as exhibiting the...

Sileen, Villa

Eve D’Ambra.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Archaeology; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Greek and Roman Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 141 words.

[Silene]

Roman villa in Libya. The élite of the great city of Leptis Magna built villas along the Tripolitanian coast, and the Villa Sileen, near the village of Khums(Qums)...

Spolia in medieval art and architecture

Dale Kinney.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Archaeology; Liturgical and Ritual Objects; Metalwork; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; History of Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Greek and Roman Art; Christian Art; Islamic Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 1102 words.

In its most general sense, spolia (pl., from Lat. spolium: ‘plunder’) denotes all artifacts re-employed in secondary contexts, from building blocks reused in a wall to pagan gems...

Turki, Zoubeir

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 182 words.

Tunisian, 20th century, male.

Born 19 November 1924, in Tunis.

Painter, draughtsman, sculptor. Local scenes, local figures. Low reliefs, wall decorations.

Zoubeir...

Wouw, Anton van

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 1086 words.

South African, 19th–20th century, male.

Born 26 December 1862, in Driebergen, Holland; died 30 July 1945, in Pretoria.

Sculptor (bronze, marble, and wood), painter.

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Zribi, Béchir

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 127 words.

Tunisian, 20th century, male.

Sculptor. Figures, nudes, portraits, animals.

Béchir Zribi worked for a long period as a cabinetmaker and was known for his copies of...