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 Lycaeum > Leda > Prehistoric Psychoactive Mushroom Artifcacts
Rock art, the first permanent form of visual communication known to man, the same art which led to the invention of writing, goes back almost to the origins of mankind.
Some rock art experts have already produced evidence supporting the idea that the art of the Round Head Period could be influenced by ecstatic or hallucinogenic states.
Rock paintings and incisions of the prehistoric periods are to be found all over the world, and serve as a testimony to the preliterate history of human cultures. /Documents/Prehistoric_Psychoactive_Mushroom_Artifcacts.10483.shtml   (3723 words)

Peruvian handmade jewelry, ceramics and sculpture made by plastic artists.
A variety of Peruvian art and crafts including leather items, jewelry, ceramics, textured wood and knit clothing.
Offers retail and wholesale Peruvian crafts including accent pillows, 3D art quilts, finger puppets, and Sarhua paintings. /dir/Top/Shopping/Ethnic_and_Regional/Latin_American/Peruvian   (232 words)

December 31 I informed the Museum Security Network mailinglist subscribers about the Peruvian HUARI statue the Kimbell Art Museum acquired, and about the request for provenance information I sent to your museum.
FORT WORTH, ( — The Kimbell Art Museum has announced the acquisition of a rare Peruvian inlaid figurine from the Huari empire (600—1000 A.D.), the first piece of South American art to enter the Museum’s collection.
The Kimbell Art Museum really is obliged to perform sufficient efforts to try and discover how this HUARI statue left Peru and arrived in the USA. /03/009.html   (232 words)

 Cataloochee Ranch Peruvian Horses - Breeder of Champion Peruvian Paso horses
Our 430 acre ranch has state of the art facilities for raising Show and pleasure Peruvian Paso horses.
Every purebred Peruvian horse, without exception, inherits the gait which is the trademark of the breed.
We are committed to offering the best that the Peruvian Paso has to give, whether you are looking for the next Champion of Champion for the show ring or a calm, gentle, extra smooth pleasure horse for trail riding.   (268 words)

 Peruvian Products Peruvian Goods Peruvian Suppliers Peruvian Manufacturers Peruvian Buyers Peruvian Importers Peruvian Exporters And Peruvian Sellers
The natural beauty of the Peruvian Andes in fusion with the modern art and the minimalistic style are the source of inspiration of our designs based on the use of textures, colors, forms and simple lines to create unique timeless pieces of the finest quality.
Semiprecious stones like Peruvian turquoise, Andean opal, pink quartz, sodalite, lapislazulis, onix, etc. Seashells include orange and purple spondylus, white mother of pearl, yellow mother of pearl, aba....
This beautiful and unique necklace was hadnmade by Peruvian artisans. /qrx/Peruvian_Products_Peruvian_Goods_Peruvian_Suppliers_Peruvian_Manufacturers_Peruvian_Buyers_Peruvian_Importers_Peruvian_Exporters_And_Peruvian_Sellers   (601 words)

 Peruvian cuisine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Peruvian cuisine is considered the most diverse in the world and only disputes world cuisine tournaments with french cuisine, chinese cuisine and indian cuisine (hindu) as the leading masters of this art.
Peruvian cuisine is often made spicy by means of ají or chili pepper, a basic ingredient.
Butifarras - a sandwich in a hamburger-type bread roll and consisting of Peruvian ham with a special spicy sauce. /wiki/Peruvian_cuisine   (3526 words)

 Chinese Painting Philosophy of Peruvian Artist
Born and raised in Puno, Peru, Ernesto Apomayta was identified as an artistic prodigy at the tender age of five.
When he was offered a scholarship to study art among the Chinese masters in Beijing, he said goodbye to his homeland and journeyed to communist China, a place where, at that time, foreign faces were as strange to see as Apomayta’s native language was to be heard.
This is the tradition of my people the Incans Indians of Peru, and the Chinese Philosophers which I studied at the Central Institute of Fine Arts of China. /article0001.html   (3526 words)

Two hundred years ago the Italian professor of medicine Ramazzini said that the introduction of Peruvian bark would be of the same importance to medicine that the discovery of gunpowder was to the art of war, an opinion endorsed by contemporary writers on the history of medicine.
The countess was saved from death, and in thanksgiving caused large quantities of the bark to be collected, which she distributed to malaria sufferers, partly in person and partly through the Jesuits of St. Paul's College at Lima (pulvis comitissæ).
The Spanish Jesuit missionaries in Peru were taught the healing power of the bark by natives, between 1620 and 1630, when a Jesuit at Loxa was indebted to its use for his cure from an attack of malaria (Loxa Bark). /cathen/08372b.htm   (956 words)

These rock art sites are present throughout almost the whole of the coastal valleys of the north and centre of the country, sometimes simply in the form of a few isolated engraved rocks, but more often by a predominat site, accompanied by smaller sites in relative proximity.
These rock images have been the subject, since the 16th century, of numerous mentions and refences, among which the most notable are those made by travelers and scientifics of the last century such as P. Desjardins, T. Huchinnson, E. Middenforff, A. Raimondi, G. Squier or C. Wiener.
One of the most important assemblages recognized in the past few years are the rock paintings and engravings discovered by a group of hunters at a place called the Quebrada “El Higuerón”, located in the valley of the río Chicama, 15 km from the village of Pampas de Mocan (province of Ascope). /higueron.html   (3603 words)

 The Peru Guide
A Peruvian native living in New York City since 1987, Corina Bartra has an extraordinary range and an almost restless musical ability to incorporate exotic traditions into her own unique music, a fusion of jazz with Afro Peruvian, Andean, and Latin music.
Peruvian flavour on this cheerful jam sessions, with the cajón (a Peruvian box-like drum) as undisputed protagonist.
Their music has incorporated elements of classical and Celtic folk music, as well as the art rock and alternative rock phases of rock music. /lima/events/travel_lima_rock.html   (3732 words)

 Art Museum Network News
Larsen has received numerous honors during the course of his career, including awards from the American Institute of Architects, the American Society of Interior Designers, the Royal Society of Arts, London, the American Craft Council, Design Magazine, and the Museum of Art and Design (formerly American Craft Museum).
The retrospective exhibition “Jack Lenor Larsen: Creator and Collector,” organized by the Museum of Arts and Design, is currently travelling in the United States.
He earned a Master of Fine Arts from the Cranbrook Academy of Art in 1951, and in 1952 founded the firm that bears his name. /press.jsp?id=2631   (3732 words)

 Native American Indian Cultures - Kampa - Ashaninka Indians
A arte, a sabedoria, o pioneirismo e as dificuldades vividas pelos ashaninka
One was the Peruvian pan flute that dates back to 500 B.C. The same nine note musical scale is used as well in Oceania today.
In 1987, the Kampa, Kulina and Jaminaua Indians denounced to IBDF (the Brazilian Institute for Forestry... /Cultures/kampa.html   (438 words)

 Dusty Groove America - Rock LP
More of a rock LP than a soul LP, but a bunch of tracks played by Steve Miller's ex-backing band -- and given how many of his tracks crossed over in the 70's, you can guess how funky this LP is in parts.
In any case, this is art rock at its most accessible one of the finest moments of the classic rock era.
Some cuts are straight trippy rock numbers -- in a mode that's somewhere between the Barbarella soundtrack and work on some of the AIP soundtracks on Tower -- but then there's also some cool instrumentals, with a mixture of easy instrumentation and 60s rock effects. /rocklp.htm   (9541 words)

 Peruvian Recipes & Peruvian Cooking & Peruvian Cuisine of Peru.
Cooking of Peruvian recipes is not only an art, but also a science.
This Peruvian cuisine web site is much more than a collection of tested recipes.
I am a Peruvian married to a North American and living in Lima, Peru.   (276 words) The Art of Peruvian Cuisine: Books: Tony Custer,Miguel Etchepare
I developed a taste for peruvian food when we lived in LA. Ever since then my husband and i have been hunting for a good cookbook to replicate some of our favorite dishes since there is only one peruvian restorant in minnesota and it cost an arm and a leg to eat there.
I might say, though, that the peruvian cuisine entails some hard work, a sharp talent, and a detail-oriented mindset.
As a peruvian I can only say that each of the recipes truly recalls what I saw and experienced as a child when watching (and tasting) the amazing combination of delicate flavors and textures unique to Ricardo Palma's land. /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/9972920305?v=glance   (1237 words)

 La Cocina Peruana
And this has inspired us today to introduce to you, from the ancient High Andes of Peru, the art of Peruvian cuisine, which is being represented in Sydney in a new decade.
Peru's cuisine is probably the best kept food secret of South America and the most important ingredients are definitively the spices that are added to these beautiful dishes of seafood, poultry, meat and legumes.
The authentic “Inca&; cuisine consists of a mixed variety that has been influenced by Spanish, Italian and Oriental cuisines, resulting in exotic dishes. /thestory.htm   (411 words)

 China Officinalis. - A DICTIONARY OF PRACTICAL MATERIA MEDICA By John Henry CLARKE, M.D. Presented by Médi-T ®
is the Peruvian name for "bark," and "Kina-Kina" is the "Bark of barks." The story of its introduction into European medical practice is one of the romances of the Healing Art; as the story of its frightful abuse is one of its many tragedies.
of this bark are annually exported to Europe for the purpose of being converted into sulphate of quinine." Well may Teste add the exclamation, "Poor patients!" As with almost every other good thing that comes into its hands, allopathy has contrived to do an infinity of harm with quinine to make up for the good.
Further experiments revealed that action of Bark which is the opposite of "tonic"─positively debilitating, in fact─already referred to. /clarke/c/china.htm   (4040 words)

 Milwaukee Restaurants - El Tondero Restaurant - Milwaukee Wisconsin
More Info: A lost art is alive and well in Milwaukee… El Tondero is Milwaukee’s only Peruvian dining experience serving classic Peruvian cuisine rich in the traditions of South American cultures.
While menu items are similar to those you’ll find in a Mexican/Spanish restaurant, these Peruvian specialties will delight you with their exciting flavors.
A wide variety of items are used in preparation rather than a few repeated choices giving adventurous diners an experience that they return to again and again. /eltondero   (201 words)

 Lucha Reyes (Peruvian singer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lucha performed in various acts, living on art in a Bohemian style, and produced music favored by the military nationalist government, who encouraged the diffusion of the Peruvian cultural expressions through mass media.
Lucha Reyes (July 19, 1936-October 31, 1973), was a Peruvian performer and one the most respected singers of her country, one of Peru's most famous Black personalities as well as a symbol of Peruvian Nationalism both in Peru and to expatriates.
As a child, Reyes would put on singing shows in front of families and friends, and it was at one of these shows that she met Pitito Perez, a famous Peruvian singer of the era. /wiki/Lucha_Reyes_(Peruvian_singer)   (201 words)

 Articulos - Kennel Club Peruano
Undoubtedly, the survival of the Peruvian Hairless Dog during the viceroyalty and the rising republic is due to the coastal farm people.
Its ceramics expresses an exceptional skill in sculptural or plastic art because the modeled figures and other sectors of the receptacle were painted with red designs and/or with the technique called negative decoration
Dogs, in general, appear in almost all the representations of Mochica's activities in the Moche iconography, and it usually appears next to the priest or warrior or the main character. /perrosinpelo_eng.htm   (1932 words)

Of Mexican, Peruvian, and Filipina descent, she recieved her B.A. in fine art from Scripps College in Claremont, California.
Two-years commercial art at the Art Institute of Pittsburgh prepared her for free-lance work as an interior designer and illustrator.
Now a studnet at Studio One in Oakland, she enjoys art classes such as like "Meditation and Art." "I strive to capture moments of deep emotion or power and record the energy of the images. /1997/spring97/artists.htm   (1932 words)

His attitudes to art were deeply influenced by his experience of its first exhibition, and he himself participated in those of 1880, 1881 and 1882.
The son of a French journalist and a Peruvian Creole, whose mother had been a writer and a follower of Saint-Simon, he was brought up in Lima, joined the merchant navy in 1865, and in 1872 began a successful career as a stockbroker in Paris.
Gauguin's art has all the appearance of a flight from civilization, of a search for new ways of life, more primitive, more real and more sincere. /detail,vintage-paul-gauguin,922979.html   (1110 words)

 ICAROS DNA : Ethnobotanicals, Indigenous Art crafts & Cultural Jungle Adventures - Perú
And of course the family of farmers doing the work and me are closed friends and in no way have a distant realtionship like a boss and employee, not at all.
About the other source, well it is very easy to become an imitator and compete only in price not in quality when your only one motivation is the money, just taking away the cactus without give any benefit nor respect to the people living in the area
Delivered only to good willing beings, 100% negativity free, with a positive mind that spreads throughout the universe. /peruviantorch/peruviantorch.htm   (550 words)

Satisfaction is the common denominator in those faces, caught in the act of enjoying their favorite vitola (type of cigar) and giving the expert photographers the opportunity to turn a picture into a work of art, catching in their lenses the very soul of their subjects.
The singer of Con tu luz and former vocal of the bands Exodo, Arcanar and Luz Verde started singing jazz, blues and gospel, before going on to rock, pop and techno.
Meanwhile, Jorge Reyes was a member of the Irakere band and Yusa, one of the sensations of the Brit Awards in 2003. /pipermail/cubart/2004-March.txt   (550 words)

 La Bloga: June 2005
PALABRAS: Every Friday at 7:30 p.m., Tía Chucha’s hosts an open mic/spoken word night of current and aspiring writers, singers, poets, rappers and musicians perform their art for the public.
On the bittersweet tune Madera (Wood), lead singer Saul Hernández envisions a wood that "is resistant to all weeping" and "resurrects in Ciudad Juarez" -- a reference to the unsolved killings of hundreds of women in the cities of Juarez and Chihuahua.
To bring attention to the tragedy, Jaguares released its new record in Juarez. /2005_06_01_labloga_archive.html   (550 words)

 Faculty Biographies (A-L)
Exhibitions: The Wexner Center, Columbus, OH; Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston; Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco; The Bronx Museum of the Arts, NY; Galerie Schneiderei, Cologne; Museum of the City of Skopje, Macedonia.
Exhibitions: Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston; Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI; New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY; Johnson Museum of Art, Ithica NY; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; monique Meloche, Chicago; Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago; Judy Saslow Gallery, Chicago.
Exhibitions: John Harriman Gallery at the Peruvian British Cultural Center, Lima, Peru; Olive Harvey Community College, Chicago; South Shore Cultural Center, Chicago; Chicago Athenaeum; Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago. /saic/programs/faculty/facbios.html   (550 words)

 J'ai trouvé le Pérou
The art of Cusco is often referred to as being a particular style of Peruvian handicraft.
Peruvian folk art, which is known worldwide, is the most eloquent expression of a people who has inherited a sense of beauty and an exceptional manual dexterity from their ancestors.
I do not wish to speak of the "Cusco School" of art, which,as with other great schools of art belonging to other countries, has no place being mentionned here in this website dedicated to handicrafts. /enartisa.html   (550 words)

 Faculty Biographies (A-L)
Awards: John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship; Jerome Foundation Grant; Art Matters Grant; New York State Council for the Arts Distribution Grant; Banff Centre for the Arts Residency; Rockefeller Intercultural Film/Video Arts Fellowship.
Exhibitions: Chicago Architecture Foundation; Art Institute of Chicago; ISID Headquarters, Los Angeles; Chicago Athenaeum Awards: AIA Illinois Excellence in Education Award; AIA Chicago Distinguished Building Award; Illinois Art Education Association-Distinguished Service to Art Education Award; AIA Young Architect Award; American Institute of Graphic Arts.
Exhibitions: John Harriman Gallery at the Peruvian British Cultural Center, Lima, Peru; Olive Harvey Community College, Chicago; South Shore Cultural Center, Chicago; Chicago Athenaeum; Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago. /saic/programs/faculty/facbios.html   (550 words)

 Open Directory - Arts: Video: Alternative Video
Experimental video - Peruvian born New york Artist using Video and music in an unique style.
Discount Video - Discount Video was formed in the Summer of 2004, as a means for four artists to support and motivate each other, as well as a way to encourage creative activities in our respective environments.
Intraference - Barry Hale's recent explorations for a pure form of video art freed from the constraints of replicating images of the world via a lens has led to exciting developments unique to and dependent upon the technical processes of video equipment and the resident signals within it. /Arts/Video/Alternative_Video   (1933 words)

 Peru News
"Peru: from the art of the Chavin to the Incas" featuring some 200 works gathered from 15 Peruvian museums was due to be inaugurated Tuesday by Eliane Karp de Toledo, wife of Peruvian President Alejandro...
Former Peruvian president Alberto Fujimori will be extradited from Chile to Lima in coming months to stand trial on corruption and human rights charges, Peru's justice minister said.
Former Peruvian president Alberto Fujimori, pictured here in a file... /world/peru   (681 words)

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