::TOCAPUS::

Lerning to write in textile language

The conceptual basis of the TEXT TEXTILE CODE project is supported by the TOCAPUS as writing, that is, as a code that can be understood. The tocapus were wroten in Quechua Language are the synthesis of centuries of Andean designs, framed in small squares, they follow each other in rows. They were originally woven in the tapestry technique, that is, discontinuous weave that allows the great variety of designs, detail and color.

Between 2000 and 2005, carry out a detailed study on the expressive possibilities of the Tocapus, using mixed media, painting, collage, among others, and above all, studying it as texts that can be read.


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