John Emigh: MASK AND BODY
John Emigh is Professor Emeritus of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies at Brown University, Providence, RI, USA. He also works as theatre director and performer. In this essay, he explains how every mask should be understood in its performative quality - and not as a mere artifact.
Owl mask with hood side by missmonster on DeviantArt
Owl masks are available now: missmonster.bigcartel.com/ DIY or painted options, plus different eye options! PLEASE be sure to read the descriptions very... Owl mask with hood side
Popovy Sisters – Art dolls by Popovy Katya & Lena
Official website of Lena and Katya Popovy - Art dolls. BJD dolls, doll. Официальный сайт Елены и Екатерины Поповых - Авторские и Коллекционные куклы. Шарнирные куклы. Художественные куклы
Citipati “Lord of the Cemetery” Matched Pair, Tibet or Bhutan, Wood, pigments, 19th/early 20th Century Ex Roger Hollander Collection, Published: Masks of Fabled Lands, 2009 plate 63, 8 in/20 cm. Tibetan Buddhist teachings prepare one throughout life ...
Pende Kulukulu Mask, Gungu, D.R Congo by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher
Pende Kulukulu Mask, Gungu, D.R Congo by Photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher - African Twilight: Vanishing Rituals & Ceremonies on photokunst
Malagan pig mask -New Ireland, Papua New Guinea
Langania village, Tantanua dance (mask dance). At dawn, masked warriors come out from the sea. They guard the bearer of a heavy, towering mask whose spirit purifies the graveyard and Malagan house for the public ceremony. The Malangan is a kind of wooden totem that belongs to the chief of the clan or the village. The chief has to be beaten to blood with lime stones to show his bravery, and to deserve to have the Malangan. © Eric Lafforgue www.ericlafforgue.com
How the Dogon Mask Dance Reflects the Universe / African Cosmos
A similar binary connection between earth and sky may be found in the crossbar of the superstructure of Dogon kanaga masks that appears at funerals to lead the soul of the deceased to the afterlife…
Splitface is a mouth-themed spirit stealing Nighlok who can steal people's spirits and if people don't return their souls until the sunset, they will disappear forever. He serves as the main antagonist of the episode "Team Spirit". 1 Biography 2 Personality 3 Powers And Abilities 3.1 Arsenal 3.2 Weakness 4 Behind The Scenes 4.1 Portrayal 5 Notes 6 Appearances 7 See Also Splitface is one of Nighloks. He possesses the ability to steal spirits of people and if their souls aren't returned until…