Amapolay Poster

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Amapolay, “520 Años de Resistencias” (520 Years of Resistance) Lima, Peru, 2015. Paper, ink. Museum of International Folk Art, IFAF Collection, FA.2015.86.6 Peruvian Gráfica Popular is flourishing in Lima with a variety of collectives producing bold prints that remix traditional Andean and Rainforest symbolism with urban aesthetics. Amapolay is one such group that works to promote solidarity among marginalized communities and to bring visibility to political, economic, and social issues of the day. Works like this one are part of the new exhibit, "Crafting Memory: The Art of Community in Peru," opening December 3, 2017 at the Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe.

Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.