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Matankol culture, Papua New Guinea, Ceremonial Feast Bowl, probably late 19th century, wood and plant fiber, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, gift of D. and J. de Menil.

Spotlight Gallery Talk: Oceanic Art

Saturday, Dec 29, 2012
3 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.

Law Building
1001 Bissonnet Map & Directions

In the South Pacific Ocean, 25,000 islands lie between Asia and the Americas. Together with the continent of Australia, these islands make up Oceania. Join this 20-minute gallery talk and see how the presence of the sea has shaped the cultures of Oceania and inspired its imagery.