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is an extraordinary collection of more than 180 visually provocative objects from diverse regions of Africa gathered over the past 40 years by world renowned French painter and sculptor Armand P. examines Ethiopia’s boldly graphic, medicinal healing scrolls.
Whereas Westerners have long considered art and medicine as separate realms, Ethiopians consider them to be intimately and inextricably connected.
traces the art and cultural history of the Baga people from their legendary flight from the highlands of the interior of Guinea to the coast, in their attempt to conserve their own religious ritual, to the eventual destruction of their traditions at mid-century with the conversion to Islam and, with independence from France, the establishment of the Republic of Guinea under an iconoclastic Marxist regime.
African art has long been recognized as one of the most important influences on turn-of-the-century Western artists; as a new century approaches, it continues to be a major factor in contemporary art.
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features approximately 100 works of art from the New Orleans Museum of Art, including masks and figures, musical instruments, ceramics, and fabric and beadwork costumes chosen from the extensive African art collection of the museum for their exceptional range of style and quality.presents approximately 120 pieces from Western, Central, and Southern Africa, with emphasis upon those from Guinea Bissau and Angola, both former Portuguese colonies, many rarely seen before in the U. presents approximately 120 pieces from Western, Central, and Southern Africa, with emphasis upon those from Guinea Bissau and Angola, both former Portuguese colonies, many rarely seen before in the U. features artwork ranging from masks and figures, combs, hairpins, beads, headrests to contemporary African barbershop signs that illustrate the significance of hair among various African cultures as an indicator of social status and religious function, a symbol of age and authority, a traditional aesthetic element or a statement of contemporary style, a substance with supernatural power and spiritual import, and an object of beauty and adornment.