Archive For The “Art” Category

The best of the artisans of Guatemala

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The best of the artisans of Guatemala

Crafts of GUATEMALA Crafts of Guatemala, is one of the most original expressions of the country, also represents a great contribution for the sustenance of most of the communities of the wonderful country of Central America. You can see the vocation they have, seeing the incredible combination of colors in the embroideries. Craftsmanship covers all…

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Fabric with social art, art of Hope

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Fabric with social art, art of Hope

Barrancabermeja Handicrafts Barrancabermeja Handicrafts and the association + Art + Peace bring together artisans, community members, victims of armed conflicts and ex-combatants for the construction of peace and reconciliation in the territory. Clara Inés Corredor, originally from Duitama (Boyacá) and traditional artisan of bamboo and other natural fibers, was displaced from Puerto Wilches (Santander) after…

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Cultural training of Colombia

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Cultural training of Colombia

The mining economy The strategy of the development is the mining economy, that has as fundamental base the link of the culture of the peoples with their productive processes, not otherwise it is understood the active life and its representation in manifestations like the art, the architecture, the Literature and others that enriched the history of…

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Hat that identifies a country of handicrafts

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Hat that identifies a country of handicrafts

The Vueltiao hat The Vueltiao Hat, is originally from Colombia and is made by artisans from the municipality of Tuchín which is located north of the Department of Córdoba, and its economy depends on 70% of its handicrafts; This municipality is of Zenú customs, thanks to its tradition that has been braided for more than 300…

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Handicrafts, legacy of tradition in Valledupar

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Handicrafts, legacy of tradition in Valledupar

The Customs and traditions of the land Vallenata The Customs and traditions of the land Vallenata, The backpacks woven by the Indians of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta are part of the variety of handicrafts that are exposed in Valledupar as an attraction for own and visitors. The Arhuaco and Kankuamo ethnic groups mainly…

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Handicrafts from the Colombian Atlantic

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Handicrafts from the Colombian Atlantic

Traditions that make us reach beyond The Department of the Atlantic is a prominent territory in the Colombian Caribbean, due to the creation and development of artisan products made from various trades of Afro descent, or related to the playfulness of the carnival of Barranquilla, Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of humanity. In the Atlantic,…

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Colombian GUAJIRA Handicrafts

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Colombian GUAJIRA Handicrafts

  The tip of Culture The tip of the culture lies in the Department of La Guajira there are more than 800 craftsmen and artisans who elaborate their handicrafts in order to subsist and as ancestral inheritance. The main axis of all the crafts of La Guajira corresponds to the fabric, craft with which the…

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Artisans Caldas Squires of culture

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Artisans Caldas Squires of culture

Artisans protecting culture Artisans protecting culture, is the purpose that stands out in each of his works with his hands because they are the most traditional artisans: in the municipality of Aguas, highlights the trade of the fabric, with crops of iraca and with its traditional hat of Aguadeño , which already has a stamp…

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Huila Handicrafts for the world

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Huila Handicrafts for the world

As the OPITA works its art As the Opita sees his art, from a main characteristic as is simple to complicated and complicated makes it simple and every day in his day and in the quest to preserve their roots make the traditions of Huila are in constant growth.   Visit the fairs and the…

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Handicraft that discovers what TOLIMENSE

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Handicraft that discovers what TOLIMENSE

As Tolima is full of art As Tolima is full of art, it is the easy way to get to Tolima and find outstanding and representative people from the region, who with their work have managed to obtain recognition in this ancestral work, some of them are: Patricia Henao and Adriana Silva , with handbags…

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