African masks

Masks are made for ritual and performance all over Central Africa. Using the photographs of different masks below, make an investigation of how shapes, colours, patterns, textures and forms differ from region to region of the African continent.

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To find out more about African masks, click on one of the weblinks below:-

http://www.artyfactory.com/africanmasks/

http://cti.itc.virginia.edu/~bcr/African_Mask.html

http://www.zyama.com/

To see a map of Africa click here.

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