OCTOBER AGENDA

LORD OF MIRACLES’ PROCESSION, DOWNTOWN.  

This religious event is a very old local tradition. The sacred image of Christ, painted by a black slave in the 17th century, is followed by a huge crowd long the streets of the historical center. The procession takes place the following dates: October 2nd, 18th, 19th,28th and November 1st.

 

 

AFRICAN – PERUVIAN MUSEUM, DOWNTOWN. 

This museum celebrates the Lord of Miracles’ month with an exhibition of pictures and videos since the origins of the procession are rooted in the African community. Exhibition: October 15th – November 15th. Videos: Every Thursday of October (7th – 12:00, 14th – 16:00, 21st – 12:00, 28th – 16:00). Free entrance. Jr. Ancash 542, Downtown. Phone: 426-o689

‘MALI’ – MUSEUM OF ART OF LIMA, DOWNTOWN. 

The Gordon Matta-Clark exhibition goes on until the first days of November. Sundays the entrance is 1 sol.

http://museoarte.perucultural.org.pe/expo1.asp

‘BRITANICO’ CULTURAL CENTRE, MIRAFLORES. 

‘H 2 0’ is an exhibition dedicated to the water, presenting a group of paintings by Elke McDonald.

http://www.centrocultural.britanico.edu.pe/GaleriaArte_Detalle.aspx

‘ICPNA’ ART GALLERY, MIRAFLORES. 

Cecilia Paredes presents a group of installations made out of different materials. Until October 24th. Av. Angamos 120,  Miraflores. Free.

http://www6.icpna.edu.pe/

‘CENTRO DE LA IMAGEN’, MIRAFLORES. 

‘The Iranian Look’ presents a collection of Iranian posters as part of the 4th International Poster Exhibition. Until October 15th. Free.

http://www.centrodelaimagen.edu.pe/area_cultural/ojo_ajeno/muestra_actual.html

‘DEL BARRIO’ ART GALLERY, CHORRILLOS. 

The exhibition presents Cuban posters and pictures of the famous Havana ocean front by Graciela Avendaño. ‘Del Barrio’ is located almost in front of our Chorrillos ocean front, now covered by a fence that obstructs the beautiful view.

http://galeriadelbarrio.blogspot.com/

RICARDO PALMA’ BOOK FAIR, MIRAFLORES.

The oldest local book fair goes back to its original place, the Kennedy Park. October 22nd until November 1st.

http://www.cpl.org.pe/

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