Masks and Totems

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Cannot get enough of masks in First Nations and Indigenous cultures

Kate Schutz
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African Masks, African Dance at the DMA | Art&Seek

Masks touch all levels of cultural life in Africa. They have been used to celebrate the passing of great men, to send the spirits of the dead into the next world, to celebrate feminine beauty or power, to implore the spirits, to keep order and maintain discipline. Sunday, you can get a sense of the variety and artistry behind these masks when The Dallas Museum of Art opens "African Masks: The Art of Disguise." Roslyn Adele Walker, a senior curator at the museum and author of the DMA's book…

Brian Jungen Prototypes for New Understanding Haida masks constructed from Nike Air Jordens Vancouver Art Gallery, Mask Making, First Nations, Metal Art, Native American, Contemporary Art, Art Pieces, African, Sculpture

The Sole of Art: Brian Jungen at the MACM

Installation view of Brian Jungen's Prototypes (1998-2005). Photo: Trevor Mills, Vancouver Art Gallery In the 1980s and 90s Michael Jordan ruled a territory that stretched from busy city basketball courts to the feet of North American teenagers. For two decades Jordan was basketball. Nike fueled the myth and began...

Antelope Mask! African Tribal Art Baule Dan masks statues Salampasu Dogon DAVID HOWARD Asian Artifacts Baule Dan masks African Tribal Art African Masks, African Art, Helmet Covers, Hieronymus Bosch, Animal Masks, Masks Art, First Nations, Tribal Art, Statues

African Tribal Art Baule Dan masks statues Salampasu Dogon DAVID HOWARD Asian Artifacts Baule Dan masks African Tribal Art

Antique tribal art from Africa: Mende female society headdress, Yoruba divination ritual beaded shaman's necklace and diviner's beaded ritual shoulder bag, antique tribal art; african old Kuba helmet covered with cowery shells and traces of pigment: antique tribal art from Africa

1994 Inuit Mask Alaska ca Inuit Kunst, Inuit Art, Native Art, Native American Art, Cardboard Mask, Masks Art, Clay Masks, Tlingit, Spirited Art

Scrapbook 1 – Years

The life of Eric Schweig, through a subjective chronology in photographs, paintings and videos. ——————————————…

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Photographs of totems, from the grounds around the long house at Kasaan Village, Alaska, located on the Inside Passage of Alaska Long House, Totems, First Nations, Alaska, Whale, Nature Photography, Outdoor Decor, Sculpture, Totem Poles

Kasaan Village, Alaska (Part 2)

Last week I posted some images of the long house and totems, from Kasaan Village, Alaska. Today’s post, Part 2, contains more totems found in the old growth forest surrounding the long house.…

Artist Brian Jungen says that one of the best ways to get people to look at artwork is to create it out of materials that they recognize. His whale bone sculpture, shown here, is made out of lawn chairs. Plastic Patio Chairs, Lawn Chairs, Philippe Parreno, Giuseppe Penone, Vancouver Art Gallery, Found Art, Louise Bourgeois, Indigenous Art, Canadian Artists

The Sole of Art: Brian Jungen at the MACM

Installation view of Brian Jungen's Prototypes (1998-2005). Photo: Trevor Mills, Vancouver Art Gallery In the 1980s and 90s Michael Jordan ruled a territory that stretched from busy city basketball courts to the feet of North American teenagers. For two decades Jordan was basketball. Nike fueled the myth and began...