Selection of Awards

  • Award for Excellence, WTA – VI International Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art, MEXICO
  • Outstanding Award, “From Lausanne to Beijing” 6th International Fiber art Biennale, CHINA
  • Special Prize, 4th Riga International Textile and Fibre Art Triennial Tradition & Innovation, LATVIA
  • Honorary Mention Award, 13th International Triennial of Tapestry, POLAND
  • Mention Prize, 5th International Biennial of Textile Art, ARGENTINA
  • Bronze Prize, “From Lausanne to Beijing” 5th International Fiber art Biennale, CHINA
  • II Award – Silver Medal, Scythia 7th International Biennial Exhibition on Textile Art, UKRAINE
  • HGA Award in recognition of a outstanding work, Handweavers Guild of America, USA
  • People’s Choice Award, Land: the Tapestry Foundation of Victoria Award Exhibition, AUSTRALIA
  • “Best in Show” Contemporary Latin American Art 8 organized by Museum of The Americas, USA
  • 1st Place Award, Small Expressions 2009, USA
  • “Grand National Prize Amautas of Peruvian Handicraft”, Government of Peru, PERU
  • 1st National Craft Prize “Golden Hands”, PERU

Selection of Artworks in Collections

  • National Museum of Peruvian Culture, Lima, PERU
  • Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, Washington DC, USA
  • The World Bank, Washington DC, USA
  • Headquarters of United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO), Paris, FRANCE
  • Iberoamerican Museum of Craft, Puerto La Cruz, VENEZUELA
  • Museum of the Americas, Miami, USA
  • Museum of Craft, Jyvaskyla, FINLAND
  • Museum of Iberoamerican Crafts, La Orotava, Tenerife, SPAIN
  • The Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga, LATVIA
  • Torre Tagle Palace, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Peru, Lima, PERU
  • Word Textile Art Organization, Miami, USA
  • Museum of Art and Popular Traditions of Riva Agüero Institute, Lima, PERU
  • Andean Institute of Folk Arts Andrés Bello, Quito, ECUADOR
  • Ministry of Industry, Tourism, Integration and International Trade Negotiations, Lima, PERU
  • Interamerican Center of Craft and Folk Arts, Cuenca, ECUADOR
  • Iberoamerican Association for the Development and Marketing Crafts, Lima, PERU
  • Ricardo Palma Private University, Lima, PERU
  • Embassy of Peru – Washington DC, USA
  • Embassy of Peru, Quito, ECUADOR
  • Embassy of Peru, Asunción, PARAGUAY
  • Embassy of Peru, Helsinki, FINLAND
  • Former President of Latvia Ms Vaira Vike-Freiberga, LATVIA

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