Two arts books on Nigerian and African Art are available.
Issues in Contemporary African Art
Editor: Nkiru Nzegwu, Publisher: International Society for the Study of Africa, 218pg, Year: 1998
ISBN-13: 978-1-892627-00-1/ISBN-10: 1-892627-00-0
A collection of essays that examine how contemporary African art has been shaped by post-independent politics, cultural transformations, forces of cosmopolitanism, economic hardships, professionalization of art and voyeurism.
Contemporary Textures: Multidimensionality in Nigerian Art
Editor: Nkiru Nzegwu, Publisher: International Society for the Study of Africa, 372pg, Year: 1999
ISBN-13: 978-1-892627-01-8/ISBN-10: 1-892627-01-9,
An edited collection of essays on art, creativity, and life that contributes to multiple areas in African studies, art history, and philosophy. It addresses historiographical issues that are pertinent to the analysis of art and to creative production in Nigeria; it explores complex issues of
identity; it calls for critical reflection and informed knowledge in Nigerian art...
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