http://virtualvinca.com walktrough Virtual Vinča is an interdisciplinary digital art work of student Natalija Stojanović at the University of Art in Belgrade, Serbia. As a research scholar financed by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Serbia Natalija chose to specialize in archaeology. She created a website with the aim of showing the public the Neolithic figurines excavated from 1998 to 2009 (and the most famous ones) at the archaeological site Vinča-Belo Brdo. Apart from creating 3D models [...]
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The Vinča culture is known worldwide for its figurines. They usually represent people, but some are in the shape of animals. These figurines are a treasure trove of data. They tell us a lot about the clothing, hairstyles and body decorations of the Vinča people as well as about the social organization of their communities. But how did they make these figurines? Fine clay was mixed with sand and sometimes with a little chaff. The obtained mass was shaped as [...]