Tag Archives: Quechua

Bailando el Huaylarsh en Huancayo, Peru

    También disponible en inglés aquí Huaylarsh (también escrito como huaylash, huaylas, waylash y waylarsh) es un estilo de música (huayno) y danza popular que proviene de las tierras altas del centro y sur de los Andes. El baile … Continue reading

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Dancing the Huaylarsh in Huancayo, Peru

Also available in Spanish here Huaylarsh (also written as huaylash, huaylas, waylash, and waylarsh) is a style of music (huayno) and folk dance that comes from the central and southern highlands of the Andes. The dance takes its name from … Continue reading

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In the style of Martín Chambi: images inspired by a pioneering Peruvian photographer

  Social documentary photography The Peruvian photographer Martín Chambi (1891-1973) was a pioneer of social documentary photography and what we would now call street photography. Martín Jerónimo Chambi Jiménez began his career around 1908, working as an assistant in the Arequipa … Continue reading

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