The 7000-years-ago-Picassos from Cucuteni

“An egalitarian Neolithic Eden filled with unique, geometric art flourished some 7,000 years ago in Eastern Europe, according to hundreds of artifacts on display at the Vatican.

Running until the end of October at the Palazzo della Cancelleria in the Vatican, the exhibition, “Cucuteni-Trypillia: A Great Civilization of Old Europe,” introduces a mysterious Neolithic people who are now believed to have forged Europe’s first civilization.

Little is known about these people — even their name is wrapped in mystery.”

Read the full article here:
http://www.nbcnews.com/id/26839697/ns/technology_and_science-science/t/years-ago-neolithic-optical-art-flourished/#.Ujtyun_eF8G


image source: wikipedia

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