knowledgeequalsblackpower: The Lebombo Bone, the oldest mathematical science tool (found in Border Cave in the Lebombo Mountains between South Africa and Swaziland). Too often do Western history books attribute mathematics to a European origin, which is simply not true. Many peoples around the world have contributed to mathematical sciences, however, chronologically, its origins are rooted in Africa. In the 1970’s during the excavations of Border Cave, a small piece of the fibula of a…
Chavier Griffin Course Number: 53344 Title: The Makings of Me For my ARTiFACT Project I decided to use Prezi as my visual presentation because it's quick, fun, and easy! It also displays pictures that help define my culture.
Fish in the Bulb. An #artifact made by a general #Photo #Manipulation Technic using #Adobe #Photoshop. Based on a simple ideology to show case the popular Hindi #proverb - "kue ka mendak" which refers to the fact that a frog born and living in a well believes that the well is the world as it has never seen outside of it. So we gave a different #concept all together to define the particular proverb.
An Egyptian Revival 18kt Gold Brooch, Ernesto Pierret, depicting an ancient Egyptian Pharaoh in nemes headdress, flanked by wing motifs, applied ropetwist and wire accents, reverse with pendant hook and locket compartment, lg. 3 1/4 in., signed PIERRET. #Pierret #EgyptianRevival #brooch
An ancient Roman Carnelian Itaglio of a woman standing left. Recovered from Libya and dating to the 4th century AD. A supurb specimen with well defined incisions and a very beautiful stone. This specimen is a very sought after artifact type from the Roman era. This piece is a wonderful example and ready for display in a serious collectors inventory.
Cardboard Android App - playslack.com , Cardboard puts virtual reality on your smartphone. The Cardboard app helps you launch your favorite VR experiences, discover new apps, and set up a viewer. Try out a set of included demos as well • Earth: Fly where your fancy takes you on Google Earth. • Tour Guide: Visit Versailles with a local guide. • My Videos: Watch your videos on a massive screen. • Exhibit: Examine cultural artifacts from every angle. • Photo Sphere: Look around the photo…
Meeting Francie Nolan at a Rape Survivor Support Group
Meeting Francie Nolan at a Rape Survivor Support Group - Beautifully written essay, defines and discusses the "Ideal Rape Narrative" and how that cultural artifact often silences those who experience rape.
There are so many different aspects of any culture that it is hard to define a culture at all. Is it easier for members who are not a part of a culture to look at members of a culture and define it? Is it harder for individuals to look at themselves and confine themselves to cultures or for individuals to look at others and assign them to a different culture?
Artifact presents Tracy Boyd- Her artwork evokes a sense of struggle and survival. Defined brush movement, intense texture and scale induce intimacy and carry as much power as the sentiment behind her subjects.