Myth + Magic
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Papua New Guinea's mighty Sepik River has been home to manycommunities for over a thousand years and yet how much do we, asoutsiders, as Australians with our long history of involvement withPNG, really know and understand the culture and visual arts of thisregion? Myth + magic: art of the Sepik River, Papua New Guineaprovides a rare opportunity to encounter masterpieces from the Sepik,works of art that speak of a time and place where spirits and ancestorswere integral to daily life. These works come from the rich collectionsof the National Gallery of Australia, other Australian museums and artgalleries, and the Papua New Guinea National Museum and Art Gallery.This publication celebrates the unique cultures of a country that hasbeen so closely linked to ours, a country that is now celebrating itsfortieth anniversary of independence.
Book details and technical specifications
Published: October 2015
Number of pages: 232
Width: 8.2 mm
Height: .8 mm
Depth: 11.43 mm
Publisher: not specified
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