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nora chipaumire

nora chipaumire

an artbook containing 10 unique nhaka - de|code - notebooks | on theory | philosophy | animist technolgies

designed for the future artist

limited edition 100

images by jesus robisco, shika mohamed yousry , javier sanchez

printed at Fragma, Madrid

from the artist:

one must , as a dancer know where  

Mabvazuwa | east 

Madokero | west 

Mahodzanyemba | south 

Machanhembe | north 

are, in oder to make the correct orientation in which to begin the sacred work of taking care of the body , others and the environment...

[chek it] pasi chigare | pasi pakatambarara | in old | ancient times | in non times 

the human animal had the ability to speak to its past |  present | future selves via the conduit generally referred to as the ancestor | spirt | mhepo |  wind | this conduit has revealed itself to different time zones  |  geographies and unleashed its power surges  using various  names |  the future for  black beings  is unfolding in the present | beyond digital capacities | 

Nhaka | is cartography of animist technologies | a text on the  mesmerizing lives of those chosen | and the new generation | born in culture 

part of a seminal generation of nhaka experts, bhuku carries nhaka Philosophy into the world

128 pages
10 28-page staple-bound booklets, wrapped in paper
13 x 19 x 3.5 cm.