Topic Descriptor: mythology×
  • Amazonia
    1943
    The catalogue for a solo exhibition of work by sculptor Maria Martins held at the Valentine Gallery in New York in 1943 included a group of texts on myths from the Amazon, specifically legends about mythological characters like Cobra Norato ( [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110396

  • Antes o mundo não existia: mitologia dos antigos Desana-Kehíripõrã
    Kumu, Umúsin Panlõn; Kenhíri, Tolamãn
    1995
    The Desana ethnic group is represented in this book by their myths, which are set in the Rio Negro region (in the Brazilian state of Amazonas), as narrated by one of their descendant groups, the Khẽíripõrã. The myths describe [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110734

  • La ideología de lo artesanal
    Lauer, Mirko, 1947-
    1982
    In this essay Mirko Lauer discusses two approaches to the contemporary interpretation of the visual arts during the pre-capitalist period. Lauer uses the latest ideological definition of creative expression as an umbrella term under which he includes [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1139650

  • O espaço do mito
    Fabris, Annateresa
    1981
    On the basis of a reading of Carl Jung, Annateresa Fabris argues that there are two distinct types of artists: introverts and extroverts. She places Brazilian Wesley Duke Lee in the second category, which includes artists that lose themselves in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1111035