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The Pacific

AP®︎ Art History,

The arts of the Pacific vary by virtue of ecological situations, social structure, and impact of external influences, such as commerce, colonialism, and missionary activity. Created in a variety of media, Pacific arts are distinguished by the virtuosity with which materials are used and presented.

This course contains 13 segments:

Nan Madol: “In the space between things”

By Dr. Billie Lythberg

Voyage to the moai of Rapa Nui (Easter Island)

Voyage to the Moai of Rapa Nui (Easter Island) Speakers: Dr. Wayne Ngata, Head of Matauranga Māori (Māori knowledge), Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa and Dr. Steven Zucker

Easter Island Moai

Feather cape

Staff-god

Wooden sculptures from Nukuoro

Essay by Fanny Wonu Veys

Mask (Buk), Torres Strait, Mabuiag Island

Mask (Buk), Torres Strait, Mabuiag Island, mid to late 19th century,turtle shell, wood, cassowary feathers, fiber, resin, shell, paint, 21 1/2 inches high (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) Speakers: Dr. Peri Klemm and Dr. Beth Harris

Hiapo (tapa)

Essay by Dr. Caroline Klarr

Gottfried Lindauer, Tamati Waka Nene

Navigation charts

Malangan

Presentation of Fijian mats and tapa cloths to Queen Elizabeth II

Essay by Dr. Jennifer Wagelie

Michel Tuffery, Pisupo Lua Afe

Essay by Dr. Billie Lythberg

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