Oregon Art Beat

Baba Wague Diakite, Malian folklore-inspired pottery| K-12

Season 1 Episode 8 | 7m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

Raised as a storyteller, African-born artist Baba Wague uses clay as his canvas and animals to illustrate his stories. His colorful art is a blend of native Malian folklore and his own unique style. Students can watch the practice of painting and glazing pottery in the artist's studio and learn how stories passed down through generations inform design.

Aired: 06/01/16

Rating: NR

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Oregon Art Beat is a local public television program presented by OPB.