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Art and Memory in Taquile's textiles

Language: English

The island of Taquile located in Lake Titicaca on the Peruvian high Andean plateau, is known for its textile art, which is produced as an everyday activity by both men and women, regardless of their age, and worn by all community members.

on this subject: Proclamation of Masterpieces 2001- Element inscribed on the Representative List 2008

Topics and Tags
Place/region: Andean region, Lake Titicaca, Taquile, Peru, Latin America
Series: Inscriptions on the Intangible Heritage Lists
Type: Documentary
Production and personalities:
Publisher: Instituto Nacional de Cultura del Peru
Coproducer/sponsor: Kantu Servicio de videos-Peru
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Rights: UNESCO Section for Intangible Heritage

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Original: Betacam
Location: F-H.129
UMVS reference: AUD-DIT/ISS/ARC/480
File No: AVFONDS-CLTITCH-2008-00166.DV
Source ref.: CLT-ITH-0166-03-1
Rights holder: Instituto Nacional de Cultura del Peru