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 ...
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
May 23, 2013 ... The Goma African mask was produced by people living near Lake Tanganyika, ...
Ligbi masks are used as part of Islamic holiday celebrations. ... that each culture
has created a unique version to represent the spirit of its tribe.
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
Goma masks are characterised by their domed heads, elongated forms, large ....
men that graduate from initiation school wear masks and full tribal clothing.
Jun 6, 2013 ... African mask of the Goma tribe made with paper mache clay (joint compound,
shredded paper, linseed oil, glue-all). Hand painted in deep ...
"Pop-Up Tribal Masks" art lesson plan by Sharpie and Neenah Paper for grades
4-12. .... make mask for the mask we wear, joker, martyr, victim, pleaser, .....
African Masks - Goma Mask: this site has a ton of African masks and info on them.
For many centuries African Tribal masks, played a major role in rituals, ... Men
and or women that wear masks are fully dressed in traditional tribal attire or in ...
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 ...