Krista Angelique Thompson

  • 71 Citations
1992 …2018

Research output per year

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Research Output

2018

Castleton Gardens, 1908

Thompson, K. A., 2018, Victorian Jamaica. Barringer, T. (ed.). Duke University Press Books, p. 115

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

“I WAS HERE BUT I DISAPEAR”: Ivanhoe “Rhygin” martin and photographic disappearance in Jamaica

Thompson, K. A., Apr 3 2018, In : Art Journal. 77, 2, p. 80-99 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2017

Afrotropes: A User's Guide

Copeland II, H. G. & Thompson, K. A., Oct 2 2017, In : Art Journal. 76, 3-4, p. 7-9 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Black Body as Photographic Image: Video Light in Postcolonial Jamaica

Thompson, K. A., 2017, Migrating the Black Body: The African Diaspora and Visual Culture. Raiford, L. & Raphael, H. (eds.). University of Washington Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2016

En Mas: Carnival and Performance Art of the Caribbean

Tancons, C. (ed.) & Thompson, K. A., 2016, New Orleans, LA: Independent Curators International and Contemporary Art Center. 230 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

'Our Good Democracy’: The Social Practice of Carnival and Junkanoo Aesthetics

Thompson, K. A., 2016, EN MAS': Carnival and Performance Art of the Caribbean. Tancons, C. & Thompson, K. (eds.). Independent Curators International and Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2015

En Mas’: Carnival and Performance Art of the Caribbean

Thompson, K. A., 2015

Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

2014

I am Rendered Speechless by your Idea of Beauty: The Picturesque in History and Art in the Postcolony

Thompson, K. A., 2014, Empires of Vision: A Reader. Jay, M. & Ramaswamy, S. (eds.). Durham and London: Duke University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013

Destroying While Preserving Junkanoo: The Junkanoo Museum in the Bahamas

Thompson, K. A., 2013, Plantation to Nation: Caribbean Museums and National Identity . Cummins, A., Farmer, K. & Russell, R. (eds.). Champaign: University of Illinois Press, p. 241-244 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Postcolonial Insecurity: John Beadle's Iron Silhouettes

Thompson, K. A., 2013, The John Beadle Project: Personal Space. . .Secure Space. Nassau, Bahamas: The National Art Gallery of the Bahamas, p. 2-5

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘Negro Sunshine’: Figuring Blackness in the Neon Art of Glenn Ligon

Thompson, K. A., 2013, lack is, Black Ain’t. Walker, H. (ed.). Chicago: The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, p. 13-25 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2012

How to Install Art as a Caribbeanist

Thompson, K. A., Aug 20 2012, Curating the Caribbean. Cummins, A., Thompson, A., Lapp, A. & Bailey, D. A. (eds.). Berlin: The Green Box, p. 97-112

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ivan Karp: (1943-2011)

Arnoldi, M. J., Morphy, H., Nzewi, U. S. C., Thompson, K. A., Kreamer, C. M. & Ross, D. H., Jun 1 2012, In : African Arts. 45, 2, p. 8-11 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

On Masking and Performance Art in the Postcolonial Caribbean

Thompson, K. & Fuentes, E. (ed.), 2012, Caribbean: Art at the Crossroads of the World. Cullen, D. & Fuentes, E. (eds.). New Haven: Yale University, p. 284-303 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2011

A sidelong glance: The practice of African diaspora art history in the United States

Thompson, K. A., Jan 1 2011, In : Art Journal. 70, 3, p. 6-31 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Scopus citations

New World Slavery and the Matter of the Visual

Thompson, K. A. (ed.), Copeland, H. (ed.) & Grigsby, D. G. (ed.), 2011, In : Representations. 113

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

Perpetual returns: New World Slavery and the Matter of the Visual

Copeland, H. & Thompson, K., Dec 1 2011, In : Representations. 113, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

11 Scopus citations

The evidence of things not photographed: Slavery and historical memory in the British West Indies

Thompson, K., Dec 1 2011, In : Representations. 113, p. 39-71 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Youth culture, diasporic aesthetics, and the art of being seen in the Bahamas

Thompson, K. A., Feb 14 2011, In : African Arts. 44, 1, p. 26-39 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2010

Beyond the Tropical Veneer: Sunscreen and the Aesthetics of Leisure

Thompson, K. A., 2010, NN (Working Title). Martsschnig, E. (ed.). Graz: Foorum Stadtpark

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009

How to See a Work of Art in Blinding Light: Black Light

Thompson, K. A., 2009, New York : powerHouse Cultural Entertainment, Inc.

Research output: Other contribution

The sound of light: Reflections on art history in the visual culture of hip-hop

Thompson, K., Dec 2009, In : Art Bulletin. 91, 4, p. 481-505 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
2008
7 Scopus citations

Exhibition catalogue for Developing Blackness: Studio Photographs of “Over the Hill” Nassau in the Independence Era

Thompson, K. A., 2008, 84 p. Nassau, Bahamas : The National Art Gallery of the Bahamas.

Research output: Other contribution

2007

Preoccupied with Haiti: The Dream of Diaspora in African American Art, 1915-1942

Thompson, K. A., Sep 1 2007, In : American Art. 21, 3, p. 75-97 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations

The Problem of the Visual in Anglo Caribbean Art

Thompson, K. A., 2007, In : Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism. 23, p. 119-137

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Big House/Disclosure

Thompson, K., 2006

Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

Junkanoo Rush

Thompson, K. A., 2006, In : Caribbean Beat. 82, p. 48-53

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Junkanoo Museum in the Bahamas

Thompson, K. A., 2006, Museum Frictions: Public Cultures/Global Transformations. Karp, I., Kratz, C., Szwaja, L. & Ybarra-Frausto, T. (eds.). Durham, NC: Duke University Press, p. 500-503

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Visualizing the Unseen: The Counter-Picturesque in Contemporary Bahamian Art: Third National Exhibition

Thompson, K. A., 2006, Nassau, Bahamas : The National Art Gallery of the Bahamas.

Research output: Other contribution

2005

Caribbean Locales/Global Artworlds

Paul, A. (ed.) & Thompson, K. A. (ed.), 2004, In : Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism. 8, 2, p. v-x 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Introduction: Caribbean Art in Global Art Worlds

Thompson, K. A. & Paul, A., 2004, In : Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism. 16, p. v-x

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003

Bahamian Visions: Colonial Photographs of the Bahamas

Thompson, K. A., 2003, Nassau, Bahamas : National Art Gallery of the Bahamas.

Research output: Other contribution

Passage through the Islands of Shallow Water: An Exploration of Migration in Contemporary Bahamian Art

Thompson, K. A., 2003, Marginal Migrations: Cultural Circulation in the Caribbean. Puri, S. (ed.). Macmillan Press, p. 109-137

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2002

Bahamian Visions: Photographs 1870-1920

Thompson, K., 2002

Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

1999

Passage: Travel and Migration in Contemporary Bahamian Art

Thompson, K., 1999

Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

1998

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Thompson, K., 1998

Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

1997

Chronology: Transforming the Crown: African, Caribbean, and Asian Artists in Britain, 1966-1996

Thompson, K. A., 1997, New York : The Caribbean Cultural Center.

Research output: Other contribution