Estudios y perspectivas en turismo
versión On-line ISSN 1851-1732
ANDRIOLO, Arley. Pictorial Activity and Perception of the ": Tourist-Historic City " of Ouro Preto. Estud. perspect. tur. [online]. 2008, vol.17, n.1, pp. 71-85. ISSN 1851-1732.
The observation of painters who crafted their art in Ouro Preto ( Brazil ) during the 20th century, leads to a question: which is the relation between painting and the tourist's perception? Based on a historical research, this article aims to analyze the tourist-historic city perception as being a social and psychological production. Thus being, one usually notices the artistic activities blending with politics and economics practices on the creation of the tourist's perception.
Palabras clave : Cultural tourism; Perception; Visual arts; Psychology and Tourism.