African Cosmos: Stellar Arts

Selected Essays

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Publisher Description

This book accompanies the exhibition African Cosmos, at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art, which brings together exceptional artworks and scholarly essays to consider African cultural astronomy: creativity and artistic practice in Africa as it is linked to celestial bodies and atmospheric phenomena. The ebook edition presents three essays by exhibition organizer, Christine M. Kreamer, which survey this fresh and fascinating subject. 

  • GENRE
    Arts & Entertainment
    RELEASED
    2012
    November 27
    LANGUAGE
    EN
    English
    LENGTH
    110
    Pages
    PUBLISHER
    National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, and The Monacelli Press
    SELLER
    The Monacelli Press LLC
    SIZE
    97.5
    MB
    AUDIENCE
    Grades 11-17

    Customer Reviews

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    African Cosmos

    Calling artists everywhere! This book is a wealth of inspiration for your thoughts, for your endeavors, for your artwork...just settle in and let the writing move you. From these images and these words many ideas will spring.

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