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Threads of Peru shines a spotlight on traditional Quechua weaving culture
The non-profit organisation economically empowers skilled women artisans from Peru.
Meet the 9 Global Graduates that presented at Design Indaba Conference 2018
These young graduates presented projects that speak to the water crisis, the power of sound, social entrepreneurship and so much more.
Nicolás Kisic Aguirre
Architect and sound artist.
This MIT sound artist is exploring the power of sound in public spaces
Nicolas Kisic Aguirre developed the Modular Rhythm Machine, an algorithmically controlled machine inspired by the Peruvian Cajon.
Peru seaside home in the running for leading architectural prize
Ancon House is located on a rocky-mountainside and is built to blend in with the landscape
The handmade rugs celebrating South African and South American culture
The latest project from The Ninevites merges the traditions of two continents, South America and Africa.
The Quipu project houses the untold stories from Peru’s forced sterilisations
Interactive documentary uses a phone line and the web to share the haunting experiences of those who were sterilised against their will.
An adaptable walking aid costs less than 70 pence to build
The Evolvable Walking Aid Kit is a long-term mobility device that can be tailored to the individual needs of disabled people.
Low-cost lighting solution in Peru draws power from soil
Peruvian researchers are bringing power to rainforest communities who live in darkness when the sun goes down.
Non-profit’s greenhouses help Andean communities combat malnutrition
A social development project in the Andes Mountains has changed the diet and farming methods of highland Peruvians.
A rap music video rendered in watercolours
There are an amazing 24 watercolour paintings per second in this animation by Youth Experimental Studio for Kool A.D.
Declaración de Lima
The International Advisory Board of the Basque Culinary Centre met in Lima, Peru, from 9 to 11 September 2011.
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