Ritual and ceremonial masks are an essential feature of the traditional culture of
the peoples of ... For instance, masks usually have a spiritual and religious
meaning and they are used in ritual d...
As a tribal and ceremonial mask, the Goma mask also had a series of patterns ...
African masks were used during special occasions in the local culture and worn ...
... African Mask. Tribal masks are used to represent the spirits of ancestors or to
control the forces of good and evil. ... In effect, they used African culture to refresh
the tired tradition of figure painting in Western Art. As a result, we ... Goma Mask.
TRIBAL AFRICAN ART ... The Goma occupy a small area at the northwestern end
of Lake Tanganyika. They produce masks and shield-like carvings which are
remarkable for their abstract design, with great emphasis on the eyes, protrusion
Seeing a row of African masks from different tribal areas can show up all the
contrasts of ... A mask used for spiritual purposes can often only be worn once
and then ... Luba (Lulua) Songye, Teke, Goma, Lulua, Hemba and Kuba of
Aug 5, 2016 ... The tribes of Sierra Leone made use of such masks. ... Inhabitants of the region
surrounding the Lake Tanganyika used the Goma mask.
Mar 23, 2008 ... In other cases, the art of making masks and sculptures to be used in spiritual ...
The Goma African mask was produced by people living near Lake ... captures
what is considered a beautiful female face by Gabon's Punu tribe.
African masks are usually made as part of a costume, and are used in rituals and
... The Dogon tribe of Mali use more than 78 different types of masks to ...
Traditional African Masks come from the Basangu Tribe of The Congo. Save .... I
have a huge collection of African masks - and some could use a makeover.
What is the size of the goma mask? As long as ... The Woyo tribe used the Woyo
mask for traditional ceremonies with banana leaves worn as dresses. 3 people ...