Multi-Cultural Resources
Multi

General

"Multicultural Art." Teach-nology. (Accessed Nov. 1, 2004).

http://www.teach-nology.com/teachers/subject_matter/arts/multicultural/

"Multicultural Education". Multicultural Pavilion. Accessed Nov. 1, 2004.

http://www.edchange.org/multicultural/sites/education.html

Rodriguez, Susan. Culture Smart! Ready-to-Use Slides & Activities for Teaching Multicultural Appreciation Through Art. Paramus, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1999.

"Worlds of Art". ArtsEdNet: The Gettys Art Education Web Site. Accessed Nov. 1, 2004.

http://www.getty.edu/artsednet/resources/Worlds/index.html

Multicultural perspectives-a fantastic search engine--keep scrolling down until you find what you need.

http://www.public.iastate.edu/~savega/multi.html

Another amazing search engine:

http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~jar/Multi.html#4

Julie's Multicultural Art Ed Links-AWARD Winning!!

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Acropolis/6961/

AfricaMalawi & Kenya

Galimotos

Williams, Karen Lynn . "Galimoto." Mulberry Books, NY

Reading Rainbow Video Tape, Episode 74. (Featured book: "Galimoto" by Karen Lynn Williams plus other uses of wire in art and technology).

Sirkin, Annie. "Making Galimotos". From Africa in Our Curriculum: Points of Entry, 1996.

http://www.bu.edu/africa/outreach/materials/handouts/crafts.html

AsiaChina
Xian Warriors
 

Commemorative Portraits

"Oboi". Wikipedia. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.fact-index.com/o/ob/oboi.html

Romero, Margie. "Face-to-Face: Chinese ancestors and Warhol superstars share a point of view." Carnegie Magazine. (Accessed Oct. 30, 2004).

http://www.carnegiemuseums.org/cmag/bk_issue/2003/janfeb/feat1.html

Stern, Fred. "Art from the East." Artnet. Accessed Oct. 30, 2004.

http://www.artnet.com/Magazine/reviews/stern/stern8-9-01.asp

Stuart, Jan and Sakakida Rawski, Evelyn. "Worshiping the Ancestors: Chinese Commemorative Portraits." Stanford University Press, 2001.

AsiaJapan

Noguchi, Isamu. Japanese-American (1904-1988)

"Isamu Noguchi". The Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum Japan. Accessed Oct. 30, 2004.

http://www.isamunoguchi.or.jp/gamen/e_isa.htm

"Isamu Noguchi and Modern Japanese Ceramics: A Close Embrace of the Earth." Japanese American National Museum. Accessed Oct. 30, 2004.

http://www.janmstore.com/isamuceramics.html

Cort, Louise Allison and Winther-Tamaki, Bert, with contributions by Niimi Ryu and Bruce Altshuler "Isamu Noguchi and Modern Japanese Ceramics: A Close Embrace of the Earth". Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2003.

AsiaMongolia

"People". original mongolische Jurten (Ger)Virtual Mongolia. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.mongolei.net/

Painting

"Two-Dimensional Art". Mongolian Art and Culture. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004.

http://www.mongolart.mn/two_dimensional_art.html

By Shandagdorji, D., Khorloo, P. and Zantsannorov, N. "Introduction to Mongolian Art, Folk Tradition and Music". The Mongolia Society. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.indiana.edu/~mongsoc/mong/artmusic.htm

Mongolian Ger

"Original Mongolische Jurten (Ger)." Mongolia Online. (German site). Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.mongolei.net/

"The Mongolian National Ger". The Mongolian Artisans Aid Fund. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.samarmagictours.com/en_ger.htm

"What is a Ger". Discover Mongolia. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.discover.mn/mongolia/ger.html

"The Ger". BuryatMongol.com: Shamanism, Folklore, and Poetry. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.buryatmongol.com/ger.html

"Buildings of the World: Ger (Nomadic Dwelling) Mongolia." Canon 3-D Papercraft. Buildings of the World: Ger (Nomadic Dwelling) Mongolia. Accessed Oct. 29, 2004.

http://bj.canon.co.jp/english/3D-papercraft/building/ger_e.html

AsiaNepal

Batiks

"Three women carrying Doko Suspension Bridge". Third World Craft Nepal. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004.

http://www.thirdworldcraft.com/EN/100010597.html

"Story of Padam Kumari". Nepal Leprosy Trust Fund. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.catgen.com/nltnepal/EN/100048.html

"Nepali Batik - Wall Hanging". Nepal Leprosy Trust Fund. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.catgen.com/nltnepal/EN/100051.html

Mithila Paintings

Shri Hari Bansh Jha. "Mithila Paintings of Nepal". Hindu Culture and Arts. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.hindu.fsnet.co.uk/mithila.htm

Lokta Paper

Lokta Handmade Paper. Third World Craft Nepal. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004.

http://www.thirdworldcraft.com/EN/100010437.html

North AmericaCaribbeanHaiti

Oil Drum Art

Gordon, Leah. "A Raw Vision - Contemporary Haitian Art." (This article originally appeared in Haiti Briefing, Number 12, April 1995). The Haiti Support Group. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004

http://haitisupport.gn.apc.org/res_culture_main.html#arv

Arthur, Charles. "Haiti's Vodou Blacksmiths." (this article originally appeared in Raw Vision magazine, October 1995. The Haiti Support Group. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004)

http://haitisupport.gn.apc.org/res_culture_main.html#arv

"Haitian Oil Drum Art from Croix-des-Bouquets". Art-ickles. (Accessed Oct 25, 2004).

http://www.art-ickles.com/store/0-HAITIAN-STEEL-DRUM-ART.asp

"Sacred Arts of Haitian Vodou." American Museum of Natural History. Accessed Oct. 28, 2004.

http://www.amnh.org/exhibitions/vodou/index.html

Latin America

Oettinger,Jr., Marion. Discovering the Folk Art of Latin America. New York Studio 1992.

South AmericaEcuador

Arpilleras

Dorros, Arthur. Tonight Is Carnaval. Puffin 1994.

South AmericaPeru

Brenton, Jane. Land of the Incas. New York, N.Y. Thames & Hudson 1987.

Gourds

Teofila and Juan Carlos. Inca Art Imports. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004

http://www.incaartimports.com/Gourds/Teofila.htm, http://www.incaartimports.com/Gourds/JuanCarlos.htm

"Gourd Art Carving and Pyrography Tradition". Lucuna Designs. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004

http://www.lucuma.com/content/artists/Gourdmaking.asp

Central AmericaGuatemala

Vecchiato, Gianni. Guatemala Rainbow. San Francisco Pomegranate Communications, Inc. 1990.

Masks

"Fiestas of Guatemala". Maya Paradise. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004

http://www.mayaparadise.com/fiestas/fiestas.htm

Howell, Betje. "Masks Blend Values of Spain, Guatemala." Los Angeles Examiner. (Referenced on "About Gordon Frost-Reviews and Publications". Accessed Oct. 27, 2004)

http://www.gordonfrost.com/html/a_pubs2.html

Hale, David. Guatemalan Indian Art. The Fresno Bee. (Referenced on "About Gordon Frost-Reviews and Publications". Accessed Oct. 27, 2004)

http://www.gordonfrost.com/html/a_pubs5.html

Goodman, Florence Jeanne. "Guatemalan Masks Imagery at The Southwest Museum". WestArt. (Referenced on "About Gordon Frost-Reviews and Publications".) Accessed Oct. 27, 2004.
http://www.gordonfrost.com/html/a_pubs1.html

Central AmericaPanamaSan Blas Islands

"Panama". Crossroads Trade: Ethnic Arts of the World. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004

http://www.crossroadstrade.com/panama.php

Molas

"The Kuna People". MolaStore.com. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004

http://molastore.com/kuinin.html

"Whats a Mola?". MolaStore.com. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004

http://molastore.com/whatismola.html

"Molas".

Crossroads Trade: Ethnic Arts of the World. Accessed Oct. 27, 2004
http://www.crossroadstrade.com/molas.php

Presilla, Maricel E. Mola. New York Henry Holt & Company, Incorporated 1996.

Salvador, Mari Lyn. Art of Being Kuna. Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles, Fowler Museum of Cultu 1997.

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