Aymar Ccopacatty is an intercultural artist of Aymara and U.S. heritage, who learned the traditional textile art of the Aymara from his grandmother on the shores of Lake Titicaca, Puno – Peru. Aymar applies various techniques to his work, from Textile to Plasti-Collage and others. These days, plastic bags provide the prime materials for his work, he transforms this and other plastics from the daily life of the artist, friends and family, or from our mother earth; creating works of art that inspire and give reflection and hope to change the current system of contamination; meanwhile the colors serve to brighten the experience of living. Ccopacatty currently participates in expositions in Peru and Internationally.
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