The Art of the Ancestors: Aboriginal People see Three Levels of Rock Art

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Abstract

Aboriginal People see three levels of rock art, each of which has its own origin and meaning. The oldest has been created by 'mimis' or ancestral beings. The second is art produced by ancestors that can repainted by contemporary Aboriginal people. The third is new paintings by contemporary artists.
Original languageEnglish
Pages34
Number of pages1
No.April
Specialist publicationScientific American Discovering Archaeology
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2000

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