Arts & Cultures 2011 – #12 – EN

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Antiquity, Africa, Oceania, Asia, the Americas

Annual magazine. Anthology of Non-Western arts, texts by various specialists.

283 pages, 250 coluur and B/W illustration, 9 maps.

Published by Musée Barbier-Mueller and Somogy Editions d’art.

English edition distributed by John Rule Sales & Marketing

Laurence Mattet Editorial p. 29.

Peter Schmid Malapa: Another Milestone in the History of Humanity p. 35.

David Matthey Idealization and Realism: Classical Portrait Heads from the Barbier-Mueller Collection p. 47.

Esmeralda Reynoso Camacho Frida and Mexicanity p. 63.

Jean-François Bouchard Pre-Colombian Ecuador p. 79.

Ivo Grammet Jewellery from Southern Morocco p. 93.

Suzanne Preston Blier Of Horses and Pots: Early Nigerian Arts of Conveyance p. 113.

Karolina Marcinkowska A Mahafaly alo-alo Funerary Post from the Barbier-Mueller Museum p. 131.

Pippa Skotnes Blood of the Rain p. 141.

Nigel Barley Ramblings p. 157.

Mathilde Dherissard Nomadic Expanses: The Nenets of Northern Russia p. 167.

Jean-Dominique Michel Psychic Surgery in the Philippines: Faith Therapy p. 179.

Floriane Morin The Silence of the bur bur: Enquiry into the Head Sculptures of New Britain p. 197.

André Delpuech A Recent Acquisition by the Musée du Quai Branly: A Taino Vomiting Stick p. 221.

Robert Kopp “The Holbeins of Basel”: Spotlight on the Oldest Museum in the World p. 227.

Laurence Mattet October 2010: A Royal Visit to Geneva p. 239.

Art Market
Jean Paul Barbier-Mueller Primitive Art: Africa, Oceania, Asia, the Americas p. 252.

Annie Kévorkian Archaeology: Europe, Near and Middle East p. 258.

Simon de Pury Modern and Contemporary Art p. 264.

Confidentially Yours:
Jean Paul Barbier-Mueller Farewell to Ernst Beyeler p. 268.

Faded Flowers of the Past… p. 270.

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