Essays Tagged: "cave paintings"

The Evolution of Comics in America.

rs.Comics have a history that goes far back in time. Historians consider the first comics to be the cave paintings of Indians. They portrayed life as it was back then, and when translated correctly th ...

(8 pages) 61 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The changing nature of the Artwork with specific reference to perfomance and installation artists, Mike Parr and Ken Unsworth.

l as with its relations to the world and the audience. Beginning with such simplistic intentions as cave paintings for communicative purposes, to pieces of work made only for aesthetic and decorative ... in their artworks.Art began around 15 000 BC, often favouring drawing over colour in forms such as cave paintings. There have been changes from emphasis on geometrical shapes such as mosaics and arch ...

(7 pages) 87 1 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Symbols In Aboriginal Religion

ings. The symbols or icons used in contemporary Aboriginal paintings are the same as those found on cave paintings and rock engravings that were made tens of thousands of years ago. Aboriginal peoples ... are evident in communities in a number of ways. Through art, such as painting and drawing on bark, caves, sand and ornaments, sculptures and carvings in stone, wood, bone and other plant and animal p ...

(3 pages) 11 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Art Essays

Religion Essay- How ancient is religion?

ich in time was recreated to a younger generation. Much of these religious beliefs were recorded in cave paintings and carvings which are evident today. Some of these paintings represent a divine bein ...

(2 pages) 15 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Difference Between Humans And Animals

ed to use a variety of tools, materials, and wore clothing. Musical instruments, art, religions and cave paintings were developed at the beginning of this era. To this day, new and more modern technol ...

(1 pages) 880 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


langues, told wonderful stories about the "DREAMTIME" and painted pictures of them on the walles of caves.They lived in small familygroups, hunting and trying to find things to eat, but they never too ... nd there are lot of animals to find, like very huge and dangerous crocodiles. But you can also find cave paintings which are maybe more than 20.000 years old. If you want you can look for different bi ...

(2 pages) 835 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History


Caveman existed millions of years ago. But today, we owe them, many of the inventions/tools that tak ... we owe them, many of the inventions/tools that take part in our everyday lives. We can say that the caveman are the true creators of many small things like blades and knives, which date back to 2 mill ... uch as different lifestyles, protection, housing, and art.Without the small, but critical steps the caveman took towards a better and easier way of life, we would not have advanced and gotten to where ...

(2 pages) 749 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Mesopotaima and Egypt contrasted

food to insure their survival; hunting scenes dominated their art works that were found in Laseaux Cave. The Laseaux Cave paintings were created from 15000-13000 B.C. The caves consisted of many anim ...

(8 pages) 84 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Artifacts Found from the Earliest Civilizations

eved to have been used not for hunting, but for digging, cutting plants, cracking nuts and slicing scavenged meat. These tools showed the first step towards civilization because it called for group co ... rheads, most fashioned from stone or bone. Artifacts show they built shelter out of trees, bones or caves, demonstrating that shelter was a concern amongst these people. There are also artifacts found ...

(2 pages) 1552 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Cave Arts

Cave ART At the foot of a cliff in the Ardèche Gorges, in south-eastern France, amateur spele ... s, in south-eastern France, amateur speleologists discovered the world's oldest painted prehistoric cave. Discovered on December 18, 1994, this cave features art that dates back thirty-one thousand ye ... arie Chauvet, Eliette Brunel-Deschamps and Christian Hillaire, were the amateurs who discovered the cave that has come to be known simply as the Chauvet cave. The explorers were in Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, ...

(2 pages) 23 1 3.3 Mar/2008

Subjects: Art Essays