Art Safari

In pursuit of art

Walking along the cobblestone streets while marveling at the flawless Incan stone masonry, the group searches for specific pieces of art (hence the name Safari) that allow for an understanding of the city’s colonial heritage.

Art played a crucial role in the conquest process - it not only served as decoration for clergy and the newly-appointed nobility, but was also a mean to “Westernize” the native population.

During the “hunt” guests learnt about the Cuzco School, an artistic expression that was a result of the blend of European and Andean influences.

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