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Karo woman traditionally adorned Omo Valley, Ethiopia

Creator:
Tanguy, Renan, photographer  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Karo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- YeDebub Bihēroch Bihēreseboch na Hizboch region, -- Omo River Valley
Date:
ca. 2003
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Karo woman traditionally adorned with 'Arago' collars and a nail named 'Siri' inserted in her lower lip (Omo Valley - Ethiopia)."
Item number on verso reads: "RT-308."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Photograph Renan Tanguy © Tel./Fax:: +33 4 93 84 07 57 - www.peopleofethiopia.com / Imprimerie Zimmerman - Villeneuve-Loubet - France."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-20-29
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Body arts  Search this
Omo River  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA ET 2005-012-0002
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4146

Karo man with traditional hairdo Omo Valley, Ethiopia

Creator:
Tanguy, Renan, photographer  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 15 x 10.5 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Culture:
Karo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Ethiopia
Ethiopia, -- YeDebub Bihēroch Bihēreseboch na Hizboch region, -- Omo River Valley
Date:
2003
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "Karo man with traditional hairdo (Omo Valley - Ethiopia)."
Item number on verso reads: "RT-322."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Renan Tanguy Photographer ©2003 - Phone: +33 6 19 69 39 05 - Fax: +33 4 93 84 07 57 / Imprimerie Zimmerman - Villeneuve-Loubet - France."
Local Numbers:
EEPA ET-20-38
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Portrait photography  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hairstyles -- Africa  Search this
Omo River  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA ET 2005-012-0011
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 18: Ethiopia (ET)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref4155

Drew Doggett Photographs

Photographer:
Doggett, Drew  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (b&w; matted, 12 x 18 in. (print); 21 x 24 in. (matted))
1 Photographic print (b&w; matted, 10 x 12 in. (print); 16 x 18 in. (matted))
18 Photographic prints (b&w; matted, 12 x 18 in. (print); 18 x 24 in. (matted))
Container:
Box 1
Map-case M4
Culture:
Africa  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Ethiopia
Omo River Valley (Ethiopia and Kenya)
Date:
February 2011
Summary:
The collection consists of twenty matted black and white photographs taken in February 2011 that were used in Doggett's series, Omo: Expressions of a People (2012). These artistic photographs were taken in Omo Valley, Ethiopia, and depict Suri, Hamar, Dhassanac and Karo peoples.
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of twenty matted black and white photographs taken in February 2011 that were used in Doggett's series, Omo: Expressions of a People (2012). These artistic photographs were taken in Omo Valley, Ethiopia, and depict Suri, Hamar, Dhassanac and Karo peoples. Many of the photos emphasize individuals' adornments, including headdresses, ear plates, necklaces, loin coverings, body painting and scarification and lip piercings. There are also several photographs of village scenes, cattle herding and rites of ceremonies, particularly the Hamar peoples' Jumping of the Bulls.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged in one series by title.
Biographical / Historical:
Photographer and filmmaker Drew Doggett (b. 1984 in Maryland) received his BA from Vanderbilt University (2006), majoring in Human & Organization Development. In addition to working from 2006-2012 under prominent fashion and portrait photographers, including Steven Klein, Annie Leibovitz, Mark Seliger, Ruven Afanador and Craig McDean, Doggett has photographed remote regions in the Himalayas, Africa, France, Canada, and other areas. Solo exhibitions include Slow Road to China (2010-2011), Omo: Expressions of a People (2012), Discovering the Horses of Sable Island (2013), Dunes: Landscapes Evolving (2014-2015) and Sail: Majesty at Sea (2015). His work has garnered awards at the Px3 Prix de la Photographie Paris (2014, 1st place in Culture Photography category), Px3 White Color Trilogy Photography Competition (2015, 2nd place in Nature category) and the Nikon Photo Contest (2015, 3rd prize for Dunes: Abstract Expressions short film). In 2016 he was honored as an Associate from the Royal Photographic Society. His work is held in private collections globally and is also in the permanent collections of several museums.
Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Rights:
Drew Doggett is the owner of copyright and other intellectual properties. Permission to reproduce requires written consent from Doggett. Any commercial exploitation of any of the works in the collection that include a person identifiable in the work is explicitly prohibited unless Doggett grants a publicity release. Contact the Archives staff for more information.
Topic:
Suri (African people)  Search this
Karo (African people)  Search this
Hamar (African people)  Search this
Citation:
Drew Doggett Photographs, EEPA 2015-009, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Identifier:
EEPA.2015-009
See more items in:
Drew Doggett Photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-eepa-2015-009
Online Media:

Hamar, Karo, Nuer, Toposa / Roland und Miriam Garve

Author:
Garve, Roland 1955-  Search this
Garve, Miriam  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
2017
Topic:
Hamar (Lake Turkana and Upper Great Rift Valley style) body arts  Search this
Karo body arts  Search this
Nuer body arts  Search this
Toposa body arts  Search this
Hamar (African people)  Search this
Karo (African people)  Search this
Nuer (African people)  Search this
Toposa (African people)  Search this
Call number:
GN645 .G367 2017
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1102137

Mercredi / Allain Graux

Author:
Graux, Allain  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2015
Call number:
DT378.3 .G73 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100629

Metaphors of the Moguji : self-defining othering in Kara political speech / Felix Girke

Author:
Girke, Felix  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Omo River Valley (Ethiopia and Kenya)
Date:
2014
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Ethnic groups  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Call number:
GN650.5.E8 E84 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100770

The Karo : frescoes on the skin / Paolo Novaresio, Gianni Giansanti

Author:
Novaresio, Paolo 1954-  Search this
Giansanti, Gianni  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2004
Topic:
Karo body painting  Search this
Call number:
DT380 .G53 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_782751

Africa's last frontier / by Neil Shea ; photographs by Randy Olson

Author:
Shea, Neil  Search this
Olson, Randy  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Omo River Valley (Ethiopia and Kenya)
Gilgel Gibe III Hydro Elective Power Dam (Ethiopia)
Date:
2010
Topic:
Omo River Valley (Ethiopia and Kenya)--Ethnic relations  Search this
Conflict management  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Call number:
G1 .N27
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1049790

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