Art - Art Mosque Architecture Art all societies have some...

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Art all societies have some aesthetics-- agreed upon notions of quality --but not all in same arena oral: myths, legends, folktale, epics graphic: painting, pictorial arts-- Guernica plastic: sculpture, pottery, weaving
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Guernica, Picasso
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Performance dance, song, theater, ritual shikha performers of Morocco Kathakali dance theater Temiar music decorative: house and garden heterotopia
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myths - origin stories Yanomamo, men made from moon blood; women from fruit Izanami and Izanagi: Japanese creator god and goddess Ramayana
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Trobriand art cricket body paint chants / dances magic spells formal-informal dimension of winning the game --connection to war magic
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Islamic Art Calligraphy-- most pervasive element associated with the Quran also on secular manuscripts, inscriptions on palaces and mosques
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Islamic Art preference for covering surfaces with patterns composed of complex geometric designs
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course SOCIAL SCI 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Community College of Philadelphia.

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