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Amazonian Wood Sculptures – Yarinacocha

Amazonian Wood sculptures – seen in Yarinacocha, and Pucallpa (Ucayali province) in Peru.

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The Shipibo and their beautiful Art and Crafts

Shipibo Craftswoman - TeresaThe Shipibo people of the Upper Amazon in Peru, have a unique and complex form of visionary art. Underlying the intricate geometric patterns of great complexity displayed in the art of the Shipibo people is a concept of an all pervading magical reality which can challenge the Western linguistic heritage and rational mind.

To view a photo gallery of their beautiful art;

To read an article about the Shipibo:







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