Pacific Arts Journal Archives
Pacific Arts is the journal of the Pacific Arts Association (ISSN 1018-4252). It is issued twice annually in a new series begun in 2006. Members receive Pacific Arts as a benefit of their membership. If you are not a current PAA member and would like to receive Pacific Arts, please visit our Membership page to pay online. Copies of some past issues are available for individual purchase. See contact information below.
To purchase past issues of New Series volumes, please contact:
Pacific Arts Back Issue Coordinator
Department of Art History
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Avenue, Mail 57P
St. Paul, MN 55105
Pacific Arts NS 11, 2011, No. 2, is guest edited by Dr. Barry Craig and Dr. Ross Bowden.
With feature articles on Kwoma Nokwi figures, Serembule/Vovoso from Western Province, Solomon Islands, the architecture of South Nias, Indonesia, and book reviews for Creative Spirits: Bark Painting in the Washkuk Hills of North New Guinea by Ross Bowden and Living Spirits with Fixed Abodes. The Masterpieces Exhibition, Papua New Guinea National Museum and Art Gallery by Barry Craig, Mark Busse and Soroi Marepo Eoe.
Pacific Arts NS 11, 2011, No. 1, with feature articles on the collections of James Edge-Partington and William Ockleford Oldman, tertiary art education in PNG and the promotion of contemporary PNG art, and the iconography of Trobriand war shields.
Pacific Arts, NS 10 2010, with feature articles focusing on Rosanna Raymond and the Pacific Sisters, Shigeyuki Kihara, and Tongan bark cloth.
Pacific Arts, NS 9 2010, with feature articles focusing on Sepik painting, Maori art, and a Pacific artist's perspective.
Pacific Arts, NS 8 2009, with feature articles focusing on paintings, new galleries, collectors, and artists from the Pacific.
Pacific Arts, NS 7 2008, with feature articles focusing on masks of the Pacific.
Pacific Arts, NS 6 2007, with feature articles focusing on Pacific architecture and guest-edited by Anne E. Guernsey Allen.
Pacific Arts, NS 3-5 2007, a special issue in honor of Jehanne Teilhet-Fisk. Guest Editors: Ping-Ann Addo, Heather Young Leslie and Phyllis Herda
Pacific Arts, NS 2 2006, included four feature articles focusing on Melanesia.
The first journal in the new series, Pacific Arts, NS 1, began with a 2006 publication date. It marked the beginning of a partnership with Jordan Wright and Volo Publishing, New York.
For more background on the new journal, see a special