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Masks - General - Italy - Greek - South America

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From: Judy Decker (jdecker_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sun Jun 15 2003 - 18:40:21 PDT


These will not all be posted on my site - save if interested - copy and
paste long URLs - I didn't take the time to shorten them. I am not doing any
more mask seraches.

Some general sites (some have already been posted)

Another Face- Masks Around the World:
http://gallery.sjsu.edu/masks/menu.html

Masks by George Ulrich - Milwaukee Public Museum -article
http://www.mpm.edu/collect/mask.html

Lesson Plan:
What Masks Reveal - EDSITEment
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?ID=310

EDSITEment - Lesson Plan - The Meaning Behnd the Mask:
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?ID=314

Functions and forms of Masks (originally from Encyclopedia Britannica)
http://www.anymask.com/forandfunofm.html

Masks in the World - Brief explanation for seveal cultures
http://www.lavenexiana.it/world/
JAPAN -- GREECE -- AFRICA -- BALI -- NEW GUINEA -- LATIN AMERICA --
SARDEGNA -

Mask Article from Encarta - Contains several illustrative images. Gives you
the option of printable page.
http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/refpages/refarticle.aspx?refid=761575829

Masks Multi Media Project - Masks from 22 countries - seven sets of images
to explore. Does not give cultural information: Might be fun to use some of
these in a guessing game - match with the right culture.
http://ignca.nic.in/mask.htm

Mask images from many cultures - use to compare and contrast - little
information is given:
http://www.imart.org.uk/masks/masks.html

Check Novica for contemporary masks- Balinese, Mexican, African, Peruvian,
Indian, Brazilian.
http://www.novica.com/category/index.cfm?c=34&l=3
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South America

Contemporary Inca Mask:
http://www.world-art-galleries.com/PeruHC5.htm

Mask from Argentinea:
http://www.ethno-museum.ac.at/en/collections/samerica/samer5l.html

Peruvian metal:
http://exchanges.state.gov/culprop/peru/metal/sect1.htm
http://exchanges.state.gov/culprop/peru/metal/0000001d.htm

Peru Ceremonial Mask:
http://www.dm-art.org/Collections/Americas/coll_ceremonial_mask_zoom.htm

Mask of Fange Deity - Moche:
http://www.tribalarts.com/feature/peru/peru01.html

Mask Bolivia - paper mache - plaster - University of Missouri
http://coas.missouri.edu/anthromuseum/ethno/boliviadevilmask2.htm

Masks of Bolivia:
http://exchanges.state.gov/culprop/bolivia/sect1.htm

Dance Masks - Boliva (Indigo Arts):
http://indigoarts.com/gallery_bolivmasks1.html

Bolivia Carnavale (some photos)
http://www.geocities.com/mvperez92/bolivia-carnavale.html

Diablada Mask - Bolivia:
http://www.mpm.edu/collect/mask-2.jpg

Miniature masks from Bolivia:
http://www.artesaniasdebolivia.com/masks/1_mascaras_en.html

Masks of Bolivia (in spanish):
http://www.arteboliviano.com/diablos1.htm
http://www.arteboliviano.com/achachis1.htm
http://www.arteboliviano.com/osos1.htm
http://www.arteboliviano.com/condor.htm
http://www.arteboliviano.com/morenos1.htm
http://www.arteboliviano.com/pepinos1.htm
http://www.arteboliviano.com/kullawada.htm

Gold Quimbaya Mask - Columbia:
http://www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/science/text/sagold/sr-sagold-p1-t.html

Lion Mask - Brazil:
http://www.natashascafe.com/html/lionmask.html

Inca Funerary maks - see Gold:
http://www.theincas.com/

Caraja Mask -South America:
http://www.glenbow.org/musehtm/caraja.htm

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Greek:

Reconstructed tragic mask - 3-D view:
http://didaskalia.berkeley.edu/stagecraft/mask_mm/rotmask1.html
Links to theater:
http://didaskalia.berkeley.edu/stagecraft/greek.html
http://didaskalia.berkeley.edu/Didintro.html

Masks from Greek Tragedy:
http://alumni.imsa.edu/~chuck/project/mask-type.html
http://alumni.imsa.edu/~chuck/project/mask-why.html

Gold Mask from Philip II
http://www.princeton.edu/~classics/mask.html

Mask of Agamemnon Mycenaean gold funerary mask (Agamemnon)
http://www.utm.edu/~ceckert/340course/340images/agamemnon.jpg
http://www.artchive.com/artchive/G/greek/agamemnon.jpg.html
more http://www.utm.edu/~ceckert/340course/340images/mycgoldmasks.jpg

Greek Theater Masks - poor images
http://users.panafonet.gr/ekar/masks.html
http://faculty.stcc.cc.tn.us/bmcclure/Links/mask.htm

Information on Greek Theater:
http://www.crystalinks.com/greektheater.html
Guide to ancient Greek Theater - images missing:
http://www.perspicacity.com/elactheatre/library/pedia/greek.htm

Greek Masks:
http://www.wvi.com/~sciohs/wwwroot/departsplash/drama/greek/masks.htm

Greek mask reproductions:
http://www.greekhandicraft.com/mask.html

Tragic image:
http://www.vroma.org/images/mcmanus_images/paula_chabot/theater/pctheater.28
.jpg

Comic image:
http://www.vroma.org/images/mcmanus_images/paula_chabot/theater/pctheater.33
.jpg

Actors with masks:
http://www.vroma.org/images/mcmanus_images/paula_chabot/theater/pctheater40.
jpg

Student designed Greek masks (for an Art History course):
http://www.umass.edu/arthist/masks/masks.html

Fun memory game activity for Greek masks:
http://www.mce.k12tn.net/ancient_greece/face_memory.htm

Links to theater costume (I did not check these):
http://www.costumes.org/pages/greeklinks.htm#Theatre%20Costume

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India (I gave up on India - Does anyone have some sites?)

Masks of India-Kamat's Potpourri
http://www.kamat.com/kalranga/masks/

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Italy - Venetian (also see carnival masks posted the other day)

Carnival of Venice - some history:
http://www.delpiano.com/carnival/html/venice_car.html

Florentine Masks (California Company) - Italian style masks:
http://www.maskart.com/

Roman Parade Helmet Mask:
http://www.getty.edu/art/collections/objects/o8046.html

Someone else can search for Polynesia - Oceania - New Guinea etc.... I am
done searching for masks. If I find any good links on Polynesian/Oceanic art
that has masks I will mention them. Post any good Oceanic mask list you find
to the list since so many are interested.

Judy Decker - Ohio
Jdecker@woh.rr.com
Incredible Art Department
http://www.princetonol.com/groups/iad/
http://www.incredibleart.tk

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