What all this has to say to do with the current ensemble of prints and objects, I honestly can’t say. All I know is that stagnation scares me to death and as an antidote to it I try to keep moving. But also, that as long as love and “the funk” exist in one’s life that’s all that counts.

—Newell Harry

Exhibition Dates: 26 July – 18 August 2012
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Newell Harry Untitled (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed), 2010-12; Two parts: eight screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.
found objects, bronze, Madhya Pradeshi ceramics (Jabalpur), etched glass, coins, twine, Trobriand Island plate, chalk.

; Dimensions variable; Enquire
Untitled (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed), 2010-12
Two parts: eight screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink. found objects, bronze, Madhya Pradeshi ceramics (Jabalpur), etched glass, coins, twine, Trobriand Island plate, chalk.
Dimensions variable
Newell Harry Untitled (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed), 2010-12; Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.; Edition of 2; Enquire
Untitled (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed), 2010-12
Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.
Edition of 2
Newell Harry Untitled (BOB/HOPE/DOPE/TROPE/CASSI/US/CLAY/POT/CRACK), 2010-12; from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed); Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.; Edition of 2; Enquire
Untitled (BOB/HOPE/DOPE/TROPE/CASSI/US/CLAY/POT/CRACK), 2010-12
from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed)
Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.
Edition of 2
Newell Harry Untitled (PACIF/IC/RIM/JOB/LESS/MAMBO/HO), 2010-12; from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed); Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.; Edition of 2; Enquire
Untitled (PACIF/IC/RIM/JOB/LESS/MAMBO/HO), 2010-12
from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed)
Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.
Edition of 2
Newell Harry Untitled (THE/SOUND/OFONE/HAND/CLAP/PINGIS/MIKE/PARR), 2010-12; from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed); Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.; Edition of 2; Enquire
Untitled (THE/SOUND/OFONE/HAND/CLAP/PINGIS/MIKE/PARR), 2010-12
from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed)
Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.
Edition of 2
Newell Harry Untitled (EROS/ROSE/SORE/ROSE/HAND/COCK), 2010-12; from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed); Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.; Edition of 2; Enquire
Untitled (EROS/ROSE/SORE/ROSE/HAND/COCK), 2010-12
from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed)
Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.
Edition of 2
Newell Harry Untitled (JIG/A BOO/BOO/NG/SLAP/SKIP/NIP/CHINK/DING), 2010-12; from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed); Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.; Edition of 2; Enquire
Untitled (JIG/A BOO/BOO/NG/SLAP/SKIP/NIP/CHINK/DING), 2010-12
from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed)
Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.
Edition of 2
Newell Harry Untitled (BE/TWEEN/A/COCK/AND/A/HARD/FACE), 2010-12; from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed); Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.; Edition of 2; Enquire
Untitled (BE/TWEEN/A/COCK/AND/A/HARD/FACE), 2010-12
from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed)
Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.
Edition of 2
Newell Harry Untitled (CAR/GO/ARCA/DIA/LOW/RENT/RANT), 2010-12; from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed); Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.; Edition of 2; Enquire
Untitled (CAR/GO/ARCA/DIA/LOW/RENT/RANT), 2010-12
from the series (More Mumbo Jumbo: Crackpots ‘n’ Poems for Ishmael Reed)
Two parts: eight unique screen prints on hand-beaten Tongan Ngatu (bark cloth), ink.
Edition of 2
Newell Harry Untitled (Griot), 2012; Monoprint, Sennelier pastel, cowrie shells, marker on ironed Fabriano paper 

; 87 x 125 cm; Paper size: 76 x 112 cm; Enquire
Untitled (Griot), 2012
Monoprint, Sennelier pastel, cowrie shells, marker on ironed Fabriano paper
87 x 125 cm; Paper size: 76 x 112 cm
Newell Harry Untitled (Wole Soyinkau2026is still alive), 2012; Monoprint, Sennelier pastel, cowrie shells, marker on ironed Fabriano paper  ; 164 x 125 cm; (paper size: 152 x 113 cm); Enquire
Untitled (Wole Soyinkau2026is still alive), 2012
Monoprint, Sennelier pastel, cowrie shells, marker on ironed Fabriano paper
164 x 125 cm; (paper size: 152 x 113 cm)
Newell Harry Untitled (The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady: I (after Mingus), 2009-12; Photograph, etched glass, etched coconut shell, antique Chinese fabric, etched glass, found vessels; 210 x 120 x 60 cm; Enquire
Untitled (The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady: I (after Mingus), 2009-12
Photograph, etched glass, etched coconut shell, antique Chinese fabric, etched glass, found vessels
210 x 120 x 60 cm
Newell Harry Untitled (Bearded Black Virgin with Ancestral Pig), 2011-12; Trobriand Island women’s dance skirt, etched spade, boot polish, Japanese Yen, ceramic Matka (Madhya Pradeshi water vessel), glass beads, twine.

; 130 x 43 x 20 cm; Enquire
Untitled (Bearded Black Virgin with Ancestral Pig), 2011-12
Trobriand Island women’s dance skirt, etched spade, boot polish, Japanese Yen, ceramic Matka (Madhya Pradeshi water vessel), glass beads, twine.
130 x 43 x 20 cm