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Best Places To See African Art In New York City

Traditional African Women art. Check out the best places to see African art in NYC at TheCultureTrip.com. Click on the image to view the full list! # LG Limitless design #Contest (http://womenofworthuganda.wordpress.com/tag/african-volunteers/)

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Africa | Dolls ~ Akua Mma or Akwaba ~ from the Ashanti people of Ghana | Wood and glass beads

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"Artful Animals", activity guide for students. Showcases African animals, which serve as metaphors for qualities such as leadership and moral values. | Resource developed by National Museum of African Art, National Zoo and National Postal Museum

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TingaTinga People/African Art Gr 3 - 3rd graders studied the art of Edward Tingatinga and the 20th Century style of art he is credited with starting, called TingaTinga. -- Could use this with 2nd grade - African art.

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Kente Cloth Weaving. I like the weft strips that have been painted. Looks like an additional narrow paper strip has been glued on before weaving it in.

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Chokwe Mwana Pwo (Young Woman) Mask, Angola http://www.imodara.com/post/96176414689/angola-chokwe-mwana-pwo-young-woman-mask

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Just incredible patterns & texture. Minganji masqueraders from the Pende peoples near Gungu, Democratic Republic of Congo, 1970. | Photo courtesy of Eliot, Elisofon and The National Museum of African Art, Washington, D.C. wow. what's with the big bug eyes? You see this in very ancient early sculptures around the world as well as petroglyphs...

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