Friday, February 28, 2003

ART/ANTHROPOLOGY

A new book, I've only read the prologue so far but it seems very interesting:

Author: Myers, Fred R., 1948- Title: Painting culture : the making of an aboriginal high art / By: Fred R. Myers. Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2002. Collation: xvii, 410 p. : ill. : 24 cm. Subjects:
1. Art, Pintupi -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.)
2. Pintupi (Australian people) -- Material culture -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.)
3. Painting, Australian aboriginal -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.) -- Marketing.
4. Acrylic painting -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.) -- Marketing.
6. Cultural property -- Protection -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.) ISBN: 0822329328 (cloth : alk. paper)

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