The Search for Shelter
Man was first a hunter, and an artist: his earliest vestiges tell us that alone. But he must always have dreamed, and recognized and guessed and supposed, all skills of the imagination.
The Geography of the Imagination1
An early human painting in a cave. While the purpose of prehistoric cave painting is unknown, examples are generally found in areas that were not easily accessed. Although many theories exist, the popular belief is that they were done for a greater purpose than mere decoration. The earliest interior was created when our ancestors discovered the inside space of the cave. That ...