VIS 21A 11.29.07

VIS 21A 11.29.07 - the land Totem ancestral clan symbol,...

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VIS 21A 11/29/07 Thursday, Week Nine Australian Aboriginal Art – the Eternal Dreamtime 50,000 B.C. – Present – First European contact in 1788 Dreamtime – the creative period in ancient mythological time When the ancestors (Dreaming) emerged from the earth and traveled to establish features and paths across
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Unformatted text preview: the land Totem ancestral clan symbol, often in plant, animal, bird, insect or other natural form Arnhem Land X-ray style rock art Mimis Spirits who taught humans to hunt and gather wild food Bark Paintings sheets of eucalyptus bark Kimberley region Wandjina paintings...
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