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Teresa Burga
 
With her conceptualist pieces Teresa Burga (born 1935 in Iquitos, Peru, lives and works in Lima, Peru) is a pioneer of media art, technology-based art and installation art in Peru. In the 1960s, Burga was a member of the group Arte Nuevo. The group is widely credited with the introduction of the new avant-garde tendencies in the Peruvian context, such as Pop Art, Op art and happenings. The recent new reassessment of Burga's work is realized in the context of activities pursued by a broad network of Latin American art theorists and artists, who are presently embarking upon a rereading of the conceptualisms of the South (Southern Conceptualisms Network).
 

 
2018
bilingual edition (English / German)
JRP|Editions
This comprehensive monograph on Teresa Burga acknowledges the recent reassessment of the multidisciplinary artist's work as a pioneering voice in Peruvian contemporary art.