Submissions (4)

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Indigenous People of Calabar, Nigeria This piece of art is a symbol of the very rich history of the people of Calabar in Nigeria. formerly known as Old Calabar town and port, capital of Cross River State, southeastern Nigeria. It lies along the Calabar River, 5 miles (8 km) upstream from that river's entrance into the Cross River estuary. Settled in the early 17th century by the...
estyc Photography, Colour
Aborigines of Faith This collage is dedicated to the schismatics of Siberia and the Far East who are also known as Raskolniks or Old Believers. They were originally oppositionists to the church reform held by the Patriarchy Nikon in the 17th century. They really had to resist the conversion and flee to the wildest districts, were persecuted and resettled till the...
Roness Collage
Altai Indigenous Peoples This collage is dedicated to the Altai peoples and other indigenous peoples of the Kemerovo and Khakas regions. The situation with them was the same as that with the Kuzbas peoples: since the Russians settled in Siberia other peoples were proselytized and their traditional life style was strikingly changed, though they resisted such...
Roness Collage
Kuzbas Indigenous Peoples I live in Kuzbas and my collage is dedicated to the shortsy and their neighbours – the teleuty and other indigenous peoples of the Kemerovo, Khakas and Altai regions. Since the 19th century they had to assimilate to the Russians. But they resisted such transformations in a peaceful way, keeping their languages, mythology, religious traditions...
Roness Collage