Category: Week 3

Week 3: Rock Art

There are many hypotheses as to why rock art came to be, and some are more credible than others. However, I do not think that any of these theories has really captured the full story yet. Instead, I think that a…

Week 3

Rock art is often discovered with a sense of mystery. The work was not signed or framed, but rather left hiding in a dark isolated cave. This makes it difficult to explain the rock art, but that has not stopped…

Week 3 blog – Cave Art

         The first thing that came to mind when I took the virtual tour at Lascaux was it was like walking into a hall of records.  It seemed like permanent recordings of observations and events that had actually taken place were…

Week 3 – Rock Art Theories

The theories of rock art are so varied and so different from one another, that it is actually hard to say without doing my own research which one I believe in.  There are pros and cons to each one, and…