Aesthetics of the Amur River

Decorative arts of Far-Eastern Siberia


Presentation of the peoples of the Amur river basin, on the border between Russia and China. These populations earn their livelihood through fishing and hunting and speak a variety of languages. The exhibition presents their decorative art, revealing the connections between the world of humans, nature and the spirit world.


176 pages • 24.8 x 28.7 cm • €37
Joint publication musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac / Flammarion 2015
ISBN: 9782081352094