Altamira


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Altamira:

see Paleolithic artPaleolithic art
, art produce during the Paleolithic period. Present study and knowledge of this art has been largely confined to works discovered at more than 150 sites in W Europe, particularly to the magnificent cave paintings in N Spain and the Dordogne valley of SW France.
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Altamira

a cave in N Spain, SW of Santander, noted for Old Stone Age wall drawings
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Under the company's SUPERA network, the marine terminal will be located in the Port of Altamira.
8 per cent of its total loans in September, to Altamira Asset Management Cyprus Ltd, a joint venture set up with the Spanish distressed asset recovery specialist.
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Altamira said that the benefits of this acquisition include easier access to offerings across multiple customer agencies, proven infrastructure for investing in and bringing research and development to market, and development and deployment of exceptional, multi-faceted employees with broad mission perspective and experiences.
Work on Belo Monte, which will be the world's third-largest hydroelectric power plant in installed capacity, started in March 2011 in Altamira, a city in Para state, despite opposition from Indians, farmers, fishermen and environmentalists, who fear the project's impact on the Amazon.
He added, "DuPont Titanium Technologies will leverage the cost advantage of its Altamira facility at start-up in 2016 and continue to manage its production assets in order to remain well-positioned to deliver high-quality titanium dioxide to meet the ever-changing needs of our customers.
The request was made to operate in Carajas with four weekly frequencies and Altamira, three weekly frequencies.
A couple of months back, Plaza Altamira was hosting book fairs, food festivals and open-air concerts around its landmark obelisk.
En realidad, el libro es el deposito de todos mis pensamientos sobre las cuestiones fundamentales de nuestra vida espiritual y que no han logrado expresion en mis otras obras, por falta de tiempo de mi parte", escribio Altamira a finales de 1937.
Share the Art Print with students and begin a short discussion about the Altamira cave and the process by which these earliest artists created the paintings found on its walls.
Thinking about the concept of archive: Reflections on the historiography of Altamira