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    For centuries, African art has been thought of as a valuable piece of history, but as time continues to pass African art is gradually losing is value while other pieces are gaining value. This occurs because as more people of todays society owns pieces of African art, these same people are also losing, breaking, or damaging these priceless pieces of artwork. The problem lies with how people are able to get their hands on these priceless artifacts and what actions the economy is taking in order to

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    African Art African Art does not have specific date to which it evolved because most early African Art was carved in wood, which perished quickly. This is why most art dates from the 19th and early 20th century. Many 20th century artists admired and collected pieces of African Art. They enjoyed the bold color, expression, and form that produced a new beginning in art history. African Art was mostly dedicated to life affirming activities such as healing, pleasure, protection, and transformation

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    African Art

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    The artistic expression found on the African mainland are almost as differing from the individuals themselves. Gathering from throughout the landmass, a variety of tribes added to Africa’s craftsmanship history with interesting gems of art. African art differentiated an added accentuation on dynamic art over naturalistic art. In African sculptures, artist tended to recreate on three-dimensions. I firmly believe that African art history has assumed a noteworthy part in molding the way of life and

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    African Art And Art

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    Another example of how culture influences art is the painting Spring Morning in the Han Palace by Qui Ying. He was considered to be one of the Four Great Masters of the Ming Dynasty from 1368 to 1644. This painting depicted many everyday activities that would be done during the early spring time. The work of art done by Qui Ying includes people tending to flowers and playing chess, which are part of the Chinese culture during the spring. African art work and culture is geared towards the religious

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    concept the uncivilised nature of African societies. We will also look at the relationship between the Benin Bronzes, as African art, rather than modern art in the west. We know that the Benin bronzes are known to be of ‘aesthetic’, ‘spiritual’ and ‘sentimental’ value due to its symbolic appraisal of civilisation. They are also one of the most sophisticated pieces of art. When looking into the African heritage, we can note it has a vast impact on the modern art world - artists such as Pablo Picasso

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    African Art Influence

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    Influence of African Art on Modern American and European Artists since the 19th Century The little that is known of the history of the African people comes from the stories that the Africans pass down from one generation to another. These stories have been changed or confirmed by the studies of archaeologists, who have found evidence doing so. The biggest problem for archaeologists is that most of the artwork and other remnants of the African culture has been destroyed over the years due to natural

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    African life has a big impact on African art. Many art pieces are inspired by a story of a culture and how they lived and what inspired them to create some of the works. These art pieces can come in many forms such as painting, sculpture, and dancing and they each convey the cycle of life with the importance of pregnancies, beauty and youth and afterlife. These three things are represented in so many African art pieces. Before I begin talking about these three ways that African art forms convey

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    For me, African art has played a substantial role in shaping the culture and history of the world. The belief that Africa is the frame of the history of mankind is nearly unshakeable. The origins of African art history lie long before recorded history, preserved in the incomprehensibility of time. Rock Art is centuries old, while shell beads fashioned for a necklace have been recovered in a cave in the furthest reach of the southern peninsula of South Africa that are 75 000 years old. One of the

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    Modern and Traditional African Art Every region has their own way of expressing different aspects of their culture. Art can be Used to preserve the heritage and traditions of specific civilizations. African art specifically uses Sculptures, engravings, paintings, and crafts to depict different parts of the African peoples’ life Style. The term African art refers to these different forms of art that derive from native Africans And the continent of Africa. Sculpture of Africa, which forms the largest

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    African Art

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    In order to feel what the African descents in this art piece felt go to the desert in Africa’s ninety plus weather, walk barefoot everywhere you go, go to the forest to hunt for food, wrap yourself around in a thin-like linen cloth if you are a woman and wrap the cloth at an angle around you if you are a man, drink water that is not so clean, expect to get sick regularly because hospitals are few and if you go to the hospital you most likely would not be able to afford it and lastly deal with the

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