Surfaces on African sculpture
Book Review Author: John Mack
Surfaces: Color, Substances, and Ritual Applications on African Sculpture edited by Leonard Kahan, Donna Page, and Pascal James I [...]
The Benue River Valley is the source of some of the most abstract, dramatic, and inventive sculpture in sub-Saharan Africa.
This book brings together figurative wood sculptures and ceramic vessels, ma [...]
Magic Masks, Curvy Women From Congo Bewitch in Paris: Review
Congo has a bad reputation.
If the two countries sharing the name of Africa’s second- longest river, the (formerly French) Republic of [...]
James Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific
28 August 2009 – 28 February 2010
catalogue of the travelling exhibition :
James Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific ~ Adrienne L. [...]
A new book was published by the Museo d'Arte & Scienza in Madrid.
Looks like the Teke mask on the cover was not made for tribal use but for decoration, since it does not include the normal symbols [...]