mbari

   Ceremonial houses filled with clay sculptures and paintings, honoring community deities of the Ibo tribe in Africa. Also see African art.

Glossary of Art Terms. 2014.

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  • Mbari Mbayo Club — ▪ African arts club       club established for African writers (African literature), artists, and musicians at Ibadan and Oshogbo in Nigeria. The first Mbari Club was founded in Ibadan in 1961 by a group of young writers with the help of Ulli… …   Universalium

  • Oswald Mbari — Naissance 1er juillet 1974 (1974 07 01) (37 ans) Zemio ( …   Wikipédia en Français

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