"In my work I seek to recover the folklore and joy of the Andean people."
"I was born on April 17, 1952. For 24 years I have dedicated myself to metalwork in the city where I got married to an able smith, from whom I learned the art of working with silver and plaques. Today we have a small family business, in which my children are also involved, and we work together with dedication, constantly developing new products.
"What inspires me on a daily basis is the endless desire to improve personally and economically. In my work I seek to recover the folklore and joy of the Andean people. My products have been exhibited in craft fairs in Spain, Colombia, Argentina, and Mexico, receiving a warm welcome and a grateful impression among the people who have appreciated my work."
"A guardian angel is a protective figure who is filled with love. This guardian angel tenderly holds a baby in his arms. He is kneeling down and his big wings show the immensity of that which is divine," confides D'Alcazar S as he describes this inspired....read more
Galloping with fierce determination, man and horse synchronize their movements and become one. They both look downwards to the left with unsurpassed elegance. D'Alcazar S masterfully details equine and groom on a copper panel, showing the attire the....read more
Today, hanging a tumi knife on the wall is believed to bring good luck. Centuries ago, the tumi was used for rituals during the Inti Raymi ceremonies in honor of the sun, after the maize harvest. Peru's Angel Franco works with galvanized bronze....read more
With a fierce expression and aggressive stance, a pre-Hispanic warrior displays his bravery. He comes to life in the style of the Chimu culture, which flourished on Peru's northern coast after the fall of the Wari civilization. Working in copper and....read more
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