Africa Indigenous People Baule africa, african Anthropology General Resources. By peoples. Mangbetu Manja Mbole Mende Mitsogo Mossi Mumuye Ngbaka Nkanu Nok Nuna Oron Owo pende Pokot Punu San http://www.archaeolink.com/africa_indigenous_people_baule.htm
Extractions: Baule Home Africa, African Anthropology General Resources By peoples Akan Akuapem Akye Anyi ... Zulu ArtWorld AFRICA - Baule "One of the Akan group sharing similar language and, in general, matrilineal inheritance. They broke away from the Asante of Ghana in the 18th century, bringing with them craftsmanship in gold and gold leaf decoration." - From University of Durham - http://artworld.uea.ac.uk/teaching_modules/africa/cultural_groups_by_country/baule/welcome.html Baule People "The Baule belong to the Akan peoples who inhabit Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire. Three hundred years ago the Baule people migrated westward from Ghana when the Asante rose to power. The tale of how they broke away from the Asante has been preserved in their oral traditions." You will find material related to history, culture, religion, political structure, art and more. - From University of Iowa - http://www.uiowa.edu/~africart/toc/people/Baule.html
Extractions: The Institute of African Studies Faculty Biographies More information is available about: Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science EDUCATION: B.A., Skidmore College. M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison. Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison. FOREIGN LANGUAGES: French, Wolof, Joola, Arabic. TEACHING AND RESEARCH INTERESTS: Cultural pluralism and the democratization process in Africa countries, especially Senegal. RECENT PUBLICATIONS: "Advancing Beyond Semi-Democracy in Senegal: A Fair Electoral Code Does not a Full' Democracy Make," The Democratic Challenge in Africa: Discussion Papers from a Seminar on Democratization, 1994; "Patrimonial Democrats: Incremental Reform and the Obstacles to Consolidating Democracy in Senegal," Canadian Journal of African Studies, (forthcoming). Professor of Anthropology, Teachers College Director, Institute of African Studies EDUCATION: B.A., Boston University, 1959. M.A., London School of Economics, 1962. Ph.D., London School of Economics, 1968.
YANZUM Village Art Masks & Statues YANZUM Village Art. Masks. Masks have been used for eons by the indigenous peoples of the world for many purposes such as curing illness, fertility rites, initiation rites and even to combat witchcraft. y8851 $ 65. pende mask, Congo is a beaded face mask from west africa. 9" diam. http://www.yanzum.com/masks-etc-pg1.htm
Extractions: Policy Page YANZUM Village Art Masks M asks have been used for eons by the indigenous peoples of the world for many purposes such as curing illness, fertility rites, initiation rites and even to combat witchcraft. All of our masks have been hand carved by locals of the various African nations from which the masks were collected. They will add a sense of intrigue to your interior design scheme and give a subtle impression that you are a world traveler and collector of fine things. Burkina Faso. It was carved from one large piece of wood with a horn added to front and then accented in colors using this beautiful geometric pattern, front and back. Butterflies are an indication of a very successful crop. Note: Due to the size, shipping charge will be added, based on size, weight and your location. 58 1/2" x 24" x 7 1/2" Very large impressive Bamum mask from Cameroon 12 1/2" x 30" (not including raffia)
Democratic Republic Of The Congo / DRC (Kinshasa) An annotated guide to internet resources on the Democratic Republic of the Congo. aequatoria.be/archives_project/ africa Focus. Articles on Congo made in Zaire (Kuba, pende, Salampasu, Songye, Tshokwe, Yaka Cambridge, MA, "helps indigenous peoples and ethnic groups http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/zaire.html
African Art On The Internet An annotated guide resources on african art. Lwalwa, Makonde, Mbole, Mossi, pende, Suku, Tabwa, Woyo, Yaka story architecture, Islam and indigenous african cultures, Shawabtis and 20 major peoples" from West and Central africa http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/art.html
Extractions: Topics : African Art Search: Countries Topics Africa Guide Suggest a Site ... Africa Home See also: South African Art Photographs "Ethiopia’s leading artist." Biography, his paintings, sculptures, mosaics, murals, art in the artist's home. Afewerk created the stained-glass windows at the entrance of Africa Hall, headquarters of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa. "In 1964, he became the first winner of the Haile Selassie I prize for Fine Arts." "In 2000, he was one of the few chosen World Laureates by the council of the ABI on the occasion of the 27th International Millennium Congress on the Arts and Communication in Washington DC." He painted Kwame Nkrumah's portrait and was awarded the American Golden Academy Award and the Cambridge Order of Excellence England. Prints of his work may be purchased online. http://www.afewerktekle.org
German Anthropology-Online P. passage rites 40 pende 25 performance 19 photography and pilgrimage 40 tradition in africa 23 traditional Uduk 25 UN and indigenous peoples 3 unconscious and http://www.anthropology-online.de/Aga/IndexK.html
Welcome To Africans-art.com Ngandela. Nok. pende. Punu. Sande. Senufo we must consider both perspectives the indigenous as well as the Western nonwriting, pre-colonial peoples of africa. To illustrate my point http://www.africans-art.com/index.php3?action=page&id_art=360
Africa South Of The Sahara - Culture And Society Luba, Lwalwa, Makonde, Mbole, Mossi, pende, Suku, Tabwa twostory architecture, Islam and indigenous African cultures site for her course peoples and Cultures of http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/culture.html
World.klup.info, The Human Database! in northeast and southwest Religions indigenous beliefs 35 Ouaka, Ouham, Ouhampende, Sangha*, Vakaga Nations, Nationalities, and peoples Region) Independence http://africa.world.klup.info/
Extractions: Africa There are more countries Own name English name Capital Government Currency Continent Area Population Population growth rate GDP GDP per capita Poverty rate Unemployment rate Algeria Algeria Algiers Algerian dinar (DZD) Africa 2,381,740 km^2 water: km^2 land: 2,381,740 km^2 32,277,942 (July 2002 est.) 1.68% (2002 est.) $177.000.000.000 (2001 est.) $5,600 (2001 est.) 23% (1999 est.) 34% (2001 est.) Car code : DZ Location : Northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Morocco and Tunisia Climate : arid to semiarid; mild, wet winters with hot, dry summers along coast; drier with cold winters and hot summers on high plateau; sirocco is a hot, dust/sand-laden wind especially common in summer Terrain : mostly high plateau and desert; some mountains; narrow, discontinuous coastal plain
Books On African Art - Tribal Art Of Africa rather than the cultural traditions, of African peoples. pende by ZS Strother Central pende masquerading, Zaire in Morocco celebrates the indigenous arts of a http://www.dropbears.com/b/broughsbooks/art/african_art.htm
Extractions: Book Description: One of the leading collections of African art in the world, the African collection at Berlinâs Ethnological Museum contains important masterpieces from many different regions of the continent. This stunning book includes more than two hundred color and black-and-white reproductions of masks, ceremonial figures, musical instruments, and objects of everyday life from throughout Africa. Among the jewels in the museum are the Ife Collection from Nigeria; rare Benin bronzes; Afro-Portuguese ivories; magical figures from the Lower Congo and a host of East African sculpture and masks that have gained increasing attention in recent years. Essays by leading ethnologists supply important cultural and historical information on each region, as well as fascinating insights into the ways European and African art have traded influences over the centuries.
Musées Afrique indigenous Knowledge in South africa Nkanu, Yaka, Suku, Holo, Mbala, pende, Mbuun, Dinga Aquarelles de Joy Adamson peoples of Kenya http://www.unil.ch/gybn/Arts_Peuples/Ex_Africa/ex_Af_musaf.html
Extractions: Cape Town South African National Gallery Government Avenue ma-di 10-17 Arts de la perle / Expositions temporaires Cape Town Gold of Africa Museum . Martin Melck House 96 Strand Street Bijoux d'or d'Afrique de l'Ouest (coll Barbier-Mueller); objets d'or des civilisations d'Afrique australe Cape Town - Gardens South African Museum 25 Queen Victoria Street lu-di 10-17 terres cuites de Lydenburg San (peintures rupestres), Zimb abwe Tsonga , Khoikhoi, Sotho, Nguni, Shona, Lovedu... Exposition " Ulwazi Lwemvelo - Indigenous Knowledge in South Africa Cape Town - Rosebank University of Cape Town Irma Stern Museum Cecil Road ma-sa 10-17 Arts de Zanzibar et du Congo: Lega, Luba Durban Art Gallery City Hall lu-sa 8.30-16; di 11-16 Durban Local History Museum Aliwal Street East London East London Museum lu-ve 9.30-17; sa 9.30-12
Extractions: The 1905-1907 Breasted Expeditions to Egypt and the Sudan (Chicago Visual Library) , University of Chicago Press, Oriental Institute, History, African archaeology, Ancient - Egypt, Archaeology, Egypt, Sudan, c 1900 - c 1914. The 1905-1907 Breasted Expeditions to Egypt and the Sudan (Chicago Visual Library).
Extractions: FAMSI RESEARCH MATERIAL Contact the Author All Rights Reseved by the Author Portion of K5233 In The Code of Kings (1998), Linda Schele and Peter Mathews examine religious buildings in seven different cities of the Classic and Post-Classic Maya periods. Their analysis includes all aspects of Maya elite life. Musical practices, including dance, were open to discussion. Among one of the book's color plates was one polychrome vase, on which was depicted a dancer and two instrumentalists. The caption for "Figure 11" reads, simply, "Dance with drums, string instrument, and conch trumpet" (Schele & Mathews 1998:Figure 11). This is the vase designated by Justin Kerr as his vase number K5233, MS Number 1720. Added to his database in 1996, the vase is described as showing "A ruler dancing while looking into a mirror. He is accompanied by two musicians who play a stringed instrument and a rasca " (http:/famsi.saiph.com:9500).
Aniso.com , Esti's Goichman Sculpture Gallery Informative web site to many examples of fine indigenous jewelry Nalu, Namji, Ndebele, Nok, Nupe, pende, Punu, Senufo peoples and Cultures of africa http://zeevgoichman.tripod.com/inspiration.html
African Art On The Internet Luba, Lwalwa, Makonde, Mbole, Mossi, pende, Suku, Tabwa twostory architecture, Islam and indigenous African cultures displays from 20 major peoples from West http://www.artisandesigngroup.ws/museums/africa/africa.htm
Extractions: Topics : Art Search: Countries Topics Africa Guide Suggest a Site ... Africa Home See also: South African Art Photographs In Italian. A quarterly magazine about African culture and society. Has the table of contents. Topics covered: literature and theatre, music and dance, visual arts (painting, sculpture, photography) , cinema, immigration. Owned by Lai-momo, a non-profit co-operative. Contact:
SIRIS Image Gallary Pessi Pelle Pessi, pende Bapende pende Bapende, Pondo Basuto, South africa South africa, Swahili Swahili. of the earliest images of indigenous people worldwide; and http://sirismm.si.edu/siris/naaLot97africaculture.htm
Extractions: Bangwa Home Africa, African Anthropology General Resources By peoples Akan Akuapem Akye Anyi ... Zulu ArtWorld AFRICA -Bangwa "The Bangwa occupy a mountainous and part forested countryside west of the Bamileke in south-eastern Cameroon, near the headwaters of the Cross River. They comprise nine chiefdoms. People live in separate family compounds, sometimes with large meeting houses where visitors may be received." - From University of Durham - http://artworld.uea.ac.uk/teaching_modules/africa/cultural_groups_by_country/bangwa/welcome.html Bangwa People "Authority among the Bangwa was traditionally instituted as part of the Bamileke political complex. Like most of the western Grasslands people, Babanki political authority is vested in a village chief, who is supported by a council of elders, and is called Fon." You will find material related to Bangwa history, culture, arts, political structure and more. - From University of Iowa - http://www.uiowa.edu/~africart/toc/people/Bangwa.html
African Tribal Art Books (tw3)(afr1Page1) magnificent photographs of the indigenous peoples) (Keywords Culture history Zaire, Yombe, Vili, Teke, pende, Tshokwe, Kuba members of the Meru people on every http://www.tribalworldbooks.com.au/afr1Page1.html