Red Kwoma, Mythical paintings of New Guinea
Mythical paintings of New Guinea
Based on an Oceanian myth, the work of three contemporary Kwoma artists enter into dialogue with tradition. The dialogue of the exhibited work – traditional art and contemporary art – illustrates how Kwoma painting, which links pictures with stories, allows us to understand the world.
80 pages, 20 x 26cm
published price 19.90 €
Co-published by the musée du quai Branly and Réunion des musées nationaux
Magali Mélandri and Maxime Rovere