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Adjaye, David

Kristina Borrman.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 641 words.

(b Dar es Salaam, Sept 22, 1966).

British architect of Tanzanian birth and Ghanaian descent. David Adjaye’s projects span a wide range of architectural categories including...

Almada Negreiros

Ruth Rosengarten.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; History of Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 328 words.

(José Sobral de)

(b Cape Verde, April 7, 1893; d Lisbon, June 15, 1970).

Portuguese painter, draughtsman and writer. His early caricatures attracted the attention of...

Amer, Sawsan

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 120 words.

Egyptian, 20th century, female.

Born 1937, in Cairo.

Painter. Landscapes, architectural views.

Sawsan Amer received her diploma from the institute of fine art in...

Amich, Mohamed

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; Prints and Printmaking; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 161 words.

Tunisian, 20th century, male.

Active in France since 1964.

Painter, engraver. Figure compositions, genre scenes, scenes with figures. Theatre decoration, designs for...

Baker, Sir Herbert

Gavin Stamp.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art. 914 words.

(b Cobham, Kent, June 9, 1862; d Cobham, Feb 4, 1946).

English architect and writer, also active in South Africa and India . He was articled to a cousin, Arthur Baker, a...

Bamgboyé, Oladélé Ajiboyé

Morgan Falconer.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Architecture; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 314 words.

(b Nigeria, 1963).

Nigerian photographer, film maker, installation artist and writer active in Scotland. He studied Chemical Engineering at Strathclyde University, Glasgow...

Bazaar

Mohammad Gharipour.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Architecture; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Egyptian and Ancient Near Eastern Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; South and Southeast Asian Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; East Asian Art. 941 words.

Bazaar, which is rooted in Middle Persian wāzār and Armenian vačaṟ, has acquired three different meanings: the market as a whole, a market day, and the marketplace. The bazaar as a place...

Ben Abdallah, Jélal

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Professional Interior Design; Scenography; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 209 words.

Tunisian, 20th century, male.

Born 26 May 1921, in Tunis.

Painter, miniaturist. Genre scenes, local scenes, figures. Wall decorations, stage sets, designs for stained...

Ben Salem, Ali

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Professional Interior Design; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 240 words.

Tunisian, 20th century, male.

Born 25 December 1910, in Tunis.

Painter, watercolourist, miniaturist, decorative artist. Figures, animals. Designs for tapestries.

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Boccara, Charles

Hasan-Uddin Khan.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; Contemporary Art. 383 words.

(b Sousse, Tunisia, Dec 21, 1940).

French architect, active in Morocco. He studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris, concentrating his studies on urban development and craft...