Donne indigene, Donne originali: « Riforestare le menti per la guarigione della Terra »  — Barbara Crane Navarro

Per ora, c’è un voto contrario ai « lasso di tempo » e a favore dei popoli indigeni del ministro Edson Fachin che ha affermato: “Non c’è certezza giuridica maggiore del rispetto della Costituzione. “

I diritti degli indigeni sono FONDAMENTALI!

Il ministro Nunes Marques ha iniziato la sua argomentazione senza indicare quale linea prenderà.

Le votazioni continueranno oggi, mercoledì 15.

Dal 7 all’11 settembre diverse migliaia di donne di 150 nazioni indigene si sono radunate per marciare insieme a Brasilia in favore dei diritti garantiti loro dalla Costituzione del Brasile e contro il limite del « lasso di tempo » e altre politiche anti-indigene del presidente Bolsonaro. « Cerchiamo di garantire i nostri territori per le generazioni presenti […] […]

Donne indigene, Donne originali: « riforestare le menti per la guarigione della Terra »  — Barbara Crane Navarro — Tiny Life

About Barbara Crane Navarro - Rainforest Art Project

I'm a French artist living near Paris. From 1968 to 1973 I studied at Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, Rhode Island, then at the San Francisco Art Institute in San Francisco, California, for my BFA. My work for many decades has been informed and inspired by time spent with indigenous communities. Various study trips devoted to the exploration of techniques and natural pigments took me originally to the Dogon of Mali, West Africa, and subsequently to Yanomami communities in Venezuela and Brazil. Over many years, during the winters, I studied the techniques of traditional Bogolan painting. Hand woven fabric is dyed with boiled bark from the Wolo tree or crushed leaves from other trees, then painted with mud from the Niger river which oxidizes in contact with the dye. Through the Dogon and the Yanomami, my interest in the multiplicity of techniques and supports for aesthetic expression influenced my artistic practice. The voyages to the Amazon Rainforest have informed several series of paintings created while living among the Yanomami. The support used is roughly woven canvas prepared with acrylic medium then textured with a mixture of sand from the river bank and lava. This supple canvas is then rolled and transported on expeditions into the forest. They are then painted using a mixture of acrylic colors and Achiote and Genipap, the vegetal pigments used by the Yanomami for their ritual body paintings and on practical and shamanic implements. My concern for the ongoing devastation of the Amazon Rainforest has inspired my films and installation projects. Since 2005, I've created a perfomance and film project - Fire Sculpture - to bring urgent attention to Rainforest issues. To protest against the continuing destruction, I've publicly set fire to my totemic sculptures. These burning sculptures symbolize the degradation of nature and the annihilation of indigenous cultures that depend on the forest for their survival.
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