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Title Artistic heritage in a changing Pacific / edited by Philip J.C. Dark and Roger G. Rose
Published Bathurst, N.S.W. : Crawford House, 1993


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Description viii, 261 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, (some color), maps, portraits, ; 24 cm
Contents 1. Introduction / Philip J.C. Dark, Roger G. Rose -- 2. How much of the Lapita design system represents the human face? / Matthew Spriggs -- 3. Lapita origins : an osteological perspective / M. Pietrusewsky -- 4. Pacific prehistory as a work of art / John Terrell -- 5. When the experts make mistakes : observations on preserving the monolithic statues of Rapa Nui (Easter Island) / Jo Anne van Tilburg -- 6. "Traditional" Rapa Nui designs on statues of contemporary Christian saints / J.T. Seaver -- 7. Wood analysis and historical contexts of collecting Hawaiian wooden images : a preliminary report / Adrienne L. Kaeppler, Paula Rudall, Dorota Starzecka -- 8. Traditional kūpe'e : the Hawaiian dog tooth, shell, seed and cordage dance ornaments / R. Janthina Morris -- 9. Re-viewing Marquesan art / Carol S. Ivory -- 10. The museum as a research tool : a Tahitian example / Karen Stevenon -- 11. The pareu : persistence and revival in French Polynesian folk art / Laura Jones -- 12. Taumi gorgets from the Society Islands / Roger G. Rose --
13. Three images from Mangareva : a reappraisal / Deborah Waite -- 14. The westernization of time and Samoan folk arts / John Enright -- 15. An emic and etic role for Abelam art (Papua New Guinea) : the context of a collecting trip on behalf of the Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde, Leiden / Dirk Smidt, Noel McGuigan -- 16. The art of the sacred and the art of art : contemporary Aboriginal painting in Central Australia / Christopher Anderson -- 17. "You read 'im this country" : landscape, self and art in an Aboriginal community / Paul Faulstich -- 18. Black art and white society : some bicentennial observations on contemporary Australian Aboriginal art / M. Ruth Megaw, J.V.S. Megaw -- 19. Strong ai bilong em : a comparison of Papua New Guinean urban artists and Australian Aboriginal urban artists / Susan Cochrane Simons -- 20. Singing history : island songs from the Pacific war / Lamont Lindstrom, Geoffrey M. White -- 21. The future of New Ireland art / Phillip Lewis -- 22. The future of Pacific arts : a matter of style? / Philip J.C. Dark -- 23. The maintenance of heritage in a fourth world context : the Maori case / S.M. Mead
Summary Papers presented at conference concerned with change in the art of the Pacific region; papers concerned with Australia by P.E. Faulstich, C. Anderson, M.R. and J.V.S . Megaw and S. Simons are annotated separately
Notes Selected papers of the Pacific Arts Associations Fourth International Symposium on the Arts of the Pacific held in August 1989 in Honolulu; Bibliography; p. 238-261
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 238-261
Notes Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Subject Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Congresses.
Art, Aboriginal Australian.
Art, Australian -- Aboriginal artists
Arts -- Pacific Area -- Congresses.
Arts -- Pacific Area.
Pacific Area -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Dark, Philip J. C. (Philip John Crosskey), 1918-2008.
Rose, Roger G.
Pacific Arts Association (1974- ). International Symposium.
Pacific Arts Association (1974- ). International Symposium (4th : 1989 : Honolulu Academy of Arts)
LC no. 93144152
ISBN 1863330801