Who made aboriginal dot paintings?
Did Vance Kirkland use dot painting because he was influenced by Australian aboriginal dot painting?
aboriginal art is an ancient art form aboriginal art has existed for many thousands of years, some aboriginal paintings are 30,000 years old. bark paintings are the oldest form of aboriginal art. aborigines used lots of different paints that they hand made aborigines are from australia aborigines have been doing art for over a thousand years
Dots in aboriginal paintings can represent a variety of things, such as stars, sparks, tracks or burnt holes. Sometimes they merely form a background to the story being told in the artwork. The dots can also have the unusual function of obscuring the real story of the painting, and keeping secret meanings hidden. Further detailed explanation can be found at the related link below.