Museo Maximo Laura, Cusco

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Discover the revered output of a modern Peruvian great at Museo Maximo Laura, dedicated to the life and works of Maximo Laura, a world-renowned tapestry and textile artist whom the government declared an "Amauta (Grand Master) and National Human Treasure" in 2010. Fusing traditional Peruvian elements with modern art, Laura's colorful style incorporates symbolism, ancestral weaving techniques, myths, and rituals. Bring your visit alive with a guided tour in English as you enjoy Laura's abstract and visually arresting designs. To visit Museo Maximo Laura on your holiday in Cusco, and find out what else Cusco has to offer, use our Cusco.
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  • We had seen some work in local shops that looked like the work of Maximo Laura, which made us curious about the work of Maximo himself. The tapestries are beautiful, colourful and attract your...  more »
  • This is the best-kept secret of Cusco, Peru. Not to be missed even if it means giving up one more Inca ruin! This is beyond weaving -- it's pure art. Maximo Laura is indeed a national treasure. What.....  more »
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  • Free museum in Cusco! Beautiful tapestries, but many were missing explanations.
  • Absolutely breathtaking. The scope.of work is absolutely amazing.

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