Category: Exercises

Baby Carrier

  I was quite taken by the concept of a baby carrier as a work of art, in the UK at the present time they are simply functional objects, so it was really interesting to read on the SCVA notes how this was made and the meanings of the different aspects of the carving and …

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Shrine figure of a mother and child

This figure is from Nigeria, I was really interested to learn how the Yoruba people carved these sort of pieces for a shrine, but not to be worshipped directly rather as a symbol of a spiritual being. My comments are here Shrine figure of a mother and child

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