- Lima, Peru
Tupac Centre for Contemporary Creation is a community of artists, led by artists since its inception in 2001. 31 professional artists currently participate at Casa Tupac, working in 13 studios developing projects in the disciplines of dance, music, photography, design, visual arts, and theater. The city of Lima benefits from a variety of services and programs including courses, residencies, exhibitions, conferences, festivals and meetings.
• Working to articulate the social role of the artist.
• Promoting contemporary art institutions as well as self-managed, independent entities.
• Improving the quality of life of the community and the cultural sector.
• Fostering the critical development of the arts.
• Providing activities that invite both arts professionals and the general public to engage with artists and creative processes in order to develop a clear idea about their role in society, in order to link community development with contemporary cultural production.