The Aboriginal Art Quiz: Trivia!

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The Aboriginal Art Quiz: Trivia!

The aboriginal art quiz: trivia! This type of art is one of the oldest forms of art, and it was characterized by paintings of the walls of caves or even body and sand paintings. It is indigenous to the Australian people. Black, Red, Yellow and White are said to be the sacred aboriginal colours. Do take up the quiz below and get to see just how much you know about art from this time and how it was portrayed.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the best know types of Aboriginal art?
    • A. 

      Rock and bark painting

    • B. 

      Wood painting and sculpture

    • C. 

      Sandpainting and painting on leaves

  • 2. 
    What is Aboriginal art based on?
    • A. 

      Austalian culture

    • B. 

      Modern culture

    • C. 

      Traditional culture

  • 3. 
    When was the Aboriginal art discovered?
    • A. 

      Three years ago

    • B. 

      Thirty thousand years ago

    • C. 

      Before prehistory

  • 4. 
    What type of art is close to Aboriginal art?
    • A. 

      The Lascaux art

    • B. 

      The Altamira art

    • C. 

      The Modern art

  • 5. 
    What do modern Aboriginal artists use in their artworks?
    • A. 

      Modern techniques like the watercolour painting

    • B. 

      Old techniques like dot painting

    • C. 

      Prehistorical techniques like wall drawing

  • 6. 
    What’s the name of the most important modern aboriginal artist?
    • A. 

      Michael Nelson Jagamarra

    • B. 

      Albert Namatjira

    • C. 

      David Malangi

  • 7. 
    How many regional styles are they in Aboriginal art?
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      Fourteen

    • C. 

      Ten

  • 8. 
    The Aboriginal designs carry significances liked to :
    • A. 

      The spirituality of the Dreamtime

    • B. 

      The ancestral life

    • C. 

      The modern life

  • 9. 
    What’s the base color of the Aboriginal paintings?
    • A. 

      The ochre

    • B. 

      The red

    • C. 

      The black

  • 10. 
    Since when the Aboriginal artist has employed the use of acrylic paints?
    • A. 

      1970

    • B. 

      1895

    • C. 

      2007