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D. Hiden Ramsey Library, University of North Carolina at Asheville

Art: Peru

RESOURCES, including Books, Journals, Reference Materials, Film and Images related to the study of studio arts, art history, and crafts

Search Google for "Peru"

Google Web Search

Peruvian Artists

Contemporary Peruvian painters:

Peru - Overview

To review the history of the country search the WORLDCAT catalog or WNCLN catalog for "Peru". To see what is held by UNCA, limit to "UNCA."  To locate specific information on art, demographics, culture, maps, politics, history, etc., search for those combined entries in our catalog.  Note the use of the boolean operator, "and". For example: 

Peru and culture
Peru and history
Peru and map
Peru and art

To locate demographic, economic, political, religious, or geographic information on Peru consult the The World Factbook. U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.  



LexisNexis Academic
News and wire services; company, industry and market information; resources for legal and political research, including case law; medical news; government information.

A google search for Peru news will yield current and breaking news such as the following:

Yale will sign an agreement with the National University of San Antonio Abad in Cusco to share artifacts and a research center to be located in Cusco.  The artefacts are being returned to Peru after the two mutually agreed to support the new research center. The new center will house collections, provide exhibitions, and allow for scholarly exchange related to the artifacts. The artifacts were brought to Yale by the explorer, Hiram Bingham III in 1911 after his many expeditions to Peru beginning in 1898. 


United Nations Statistics Division.  Official access point to international statistical data compiled by the UN and other international agencies.  Offers free access to much data, including the Demographic Yearbook.

The World Factbook. U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.