Papua New Guinea

 

The numerous tribes of Papua New Guinea hold a particular fascination for me. Their facial and body displays identify the various tribes as well as give individual recognition. What follows is a small selection of schematic drawings and paintings of various tribes.

 

     

 

          

Huli - Southern Highlands Province

 

     

              Biami - Western Province                                        Telefolmin - West Sepik Province

 

                          

                Chimbu - Chimbu Province                                             Melpa - Western Highlands Province

 

                               

      Tolai - East New Britain Province                      Hewa - Southern Highlands Province