For photographer Rhiannon Adam, the story of Pitcairn Island always represented a rebellious ideal. However, after journeying almost 10, miles for a three-month trip to the isolated British colony, she soon discovered that its romantic past was overshadowed by its ominous present. It would never return. After reaching its first destination in the October of , the crew — a total of 46 men, captained by the austere Lieutenant William Bligh — remained on Tahiti for over five months. There, they are said to have enjoyed an idyllic way of life, during which many of the men formed relationships with native Polynesian women. On April 4, , the Bounty left Tahiti.
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By Alastair Smart. You are on the defensive too much to be effusive. Gauguin was both a syphilitic paedophile and an artist more important than Van Gogh. See the problem? Foul man, fine artist. Some say our knowledge of the former should change our opinion on the latter. Others, myself among them, think otherwise.
Is it wrong to admire Paul Gauguin's art?
Kii-Hulu Manu c. Now in the University of Gottingen. For a guide to later works, please see: History of Art Timeline. Definition: What is Oceanic Art? In the arts, the rather wide term "Oceanic Art" describes artworks arts and crafts produced by indigenous native peoples within the huge geographical zone - nearly 10, kilometres 6, miles from north to south and some 14, kilometres 9, miles from east to west - of the Pacific Ocean.
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