art has long been a subject of study by scientists and naturalists that travel along the Orinoco River, but it has also proven to be an interest of research among archeologists.
BHP and its Escondida site have partnered with the Chilean Pre-Columbian
Art Museum to present Taira, the dawn of art in Atacama, an exhibition that will bring the beauty, complexity and vitality of the rock art of Taira (Antofagasta Region) to the Pre-Columbian
Museum in Santiago, from 1 December 2017 to 27 May 2018.
C [USA], October 30 (ANI): A study was conducted to outline the science behind the largest concentration of indigenous pre-Columbian
rock art in the Caribbean.
Synopsis: In "Ancient Ocean Crossings: Reconsidering the Case for Contacts with the Pre-Columbian
Americas", Stephen Jett (Professor Emeritus of Geography and of Textiles and Clothing at the University of California, Davis) encourages readers to reevaluate the common belief that there was no significant interchange between the chiefdoms and civilizations of Eurasia and Africa and peoples who occupied the alleged terra incognita beyond the great oceans.
Plaster casts that the two studied in school (and drawings by both artists of identical replicas) rub shoulders with bronze mirrors, classical vases, pre-Columbian
carvings, and other artifacts, allowing us to see how Pablo and Diego drew, and drew from, the distant past.
Making Value, Making Meaning: Techne in the Pre-Columbian
Local artist Samuel Becerra will conduct a workshop on sculpting and decorating clay Aztec flutes in the shape of skulls, in celebration of the Mexican Day of the Dead and pre-Columbian
World War II sent her into exile in Mexico City where she was influenced by pre-Columbian
Puerto Rico: An Interpretive History from Pre-Columbian
Times to 1900
Islands in the Rainforest: Landscape Management in pre-Columbian
It challenges the Columbus story, examining myths and painting new possibilities, and it blends epigraphy, archaeoastronomy and analysis in its search for evidence of pre-Columbian
explorers in pre-Columbus America.
This particular year, our students were involved with studying pre-Columbian
peoples in their fifth-grade social studies class.