About Aymar

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.

Comments or questions are welcome.

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Aymar Ccopacatty

8 Comments

  1. Posted June 2, 2013 at 5:27 pm | Permalink

    Hello. It was great to met you few days ago in Brooklyn. Keep in touch
    Best
    Silvia

  2. nancy
    Posted June 25, 2013 at 5:19 am | Permalink

    Hi Aymar,
    Good luck with your show!!

    Nanc

  3. Posted July 29, 2013 at 12:21 am | Permalink

    Hola Aymar,
    Como estas? despues de tiempo te escribo, recuerdas que nos conocimos en la casa de Orlando Felices, sigo en mis cosas de textiles y de comercio exterios, escribeme y vemos que se puede hacer juntos, siempre estoy radicando en EEUU

  4. Susana
    Posted November 3, 2013 at 4:04 pm | Permalink

    Felicitaciones! Lo que estas haciendo es historico. Soy de Puno y vivo en USA. Recientemente viaje a Puno, me dio mucha pena ver como el lago esta siendo contaminado. El aporte tuyo es fabuloso. Me gustaria colaborar con libros para la biblioteca de Acora. Con quien tengo que comunicarme? Gracias y nuevamente felicitaciones!

    Susana

  5. Victor Macas
    Posted December 24, 2013 at 1:50 am | Permalink

    Un gusto hermano, tu inspiracion es el mas acertado en la actualidad y que bien se siente cuando se hace las cosas que a uno le guste hacer; felicidades te deseo lo mejor y sigue adelante.

  6. Robin
    Posted May 11, 2014 at 12:14 am | Permalink

    Hi Aymar,
    My husband, Dan, and I met you in Peru with Donna’s group recently. We talked with you about sharing your product with our local co-op once we returned home. We were at the Arcata Co-op this week and met with the store manager. She appreciated your work and was enthusiastic about marketing it in both the Arcata and Eureka Co-ops. She will, hopefully, be contacting you soon to order some items for sale in California. See you again soon we hope!

  7. Miguel Hilari
    Posted June 7, 2014 at 10:13 pm | Permalink

    Hola Aymar,

    soy de La Paz, amigo de Alex Muñoz, nos conocimos hace unos tres años en Lima, me parece.
    Recién hice una película sobre el pueblo de mi padre, que está a orillas del Titicaca, del lado boliviano.
    Me gusta bastante tu trabajo, quisiera contactarte para unas ideas que tengo en mente, escribíme al mail porfa!

    Un gran abrazo!

  8. Max Flores
    Posted April 27, 2015 at 8:27 pm | Permalink

    Hi man…

    Hola que bueno que te este yendo todo bien talvez mas adelante podemos hacer algo juntos. Saludos a Irma

    Atm.

    Max

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