Mixed media (clay, string, granite and chalk powders)
At Delamore House and Sculpture Gardens in Devon
‘Back to Basics’ is inspired by the resourcefulness, ingenuity and creativity of the people in Peru, whose ability to see the potential in their surroundings enables them to turn a little into a lot.
Ancient ruins and engravings reveal remnants of the primary mineral pigments and techniques used to create the country’s unique architectural sites and spaces. Even after hundreds of years of development, it is the same geometric forms and natural materials (such as stone, fabric and clay) that remain the fundamental pillars of today’s society contributing to Peru’s fascinating cultural identity.