Bridging ancient traditions with contemporary insights, Peru's art scene is a thriving dialogue of epochs. Artists such as Fernando de Szyszlo and Ana Teresa Barboza continue to shape this landscape with their innovative works. Venues like the Lima Art Museum and the ICPNA Cultural Center are testament to the country's commitment to cultivating contemporary art. To uncover the richness of Peruvian contemporary art, visit Composition Gallery's website.Map data ©2020 Google
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A collective term that refers to rejuvenation of figurative art in America and Europe in the year 1960 following an abstraction-dominated period. Michel Ragon, a French art critic argued that revival of figuration took place during a critical period of social and political turbulence in America and Europe.
Meaning School of things Mono-ha originated in Tokyo in the mid-1960s. Instead of traditional artwork, the artists of Mono-ha made use of the different materials and their various properties in their works to show dismay for the industrialization that was occurring in Japan at the time. The movement ended up gaining international attention and is a widely-respected form of art.