I love art and do it when the muse moves me…….

  • Joined: January 2008

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Painting Fatu Hiva

FATU HIVA is found within the chain of islands called today The Marquesas! / Te Henua Enana/Te fenua Enata, “the land of men” – most people know these chain of islands as the Marquesas (Îles Marquises), named such, after Spanish explorer A’lvaro de Mendana de Neira who reached them in 1595. / Naming them such after the Viceroy of Peru – “Garcia Hurtado de Mendoza, Marquis of Canete”. …
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Around 200BC

AROUND 200BC in China – some guy had a spark of brilliance and creative genius and discovered an artistic use for colour and shape, through the medium of what we now call “COLLAGE”, a term which was later defined by art heavy weights “Pablo Picasso” and “George Braque”. / This form of art meandered its way through the developed feudal societies of Asia, onward through the dark ages, observe…
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