Latest News for: Montevideo art


Dr. Francis Yang to perform with Natchitoches-Northwestern Symphony Tuesday

Natchitoches Times 16 Sep 2021
Yang will perform Schumann’s “Piano Concerto in A minor.” Yang has performed in cities such as Paris, Montreal, Vancouver, Quito and Montevideo at events such as the 37th International Festival Encuentros in Buenos Aires, the Wandsworth Arts Festival in London, a lecture recital ...

Putting Uruguay on the art map: sculptor Pablo Atchugarry is building a world-class museum in ...

The Art Newspaper 31 Aug 2021
Hoping to bolster his country’s presence on the global art scene, the Uruguayan sculptor Pablo Atchugarry is overseeing the development of the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Americano (Maca) ... Most art institutions in Uruguay are in the capital, Montevideo, and draw a local audience.

Museum featuring works by iconic Uruguayan painter marks 30th anniversary

La Prensa Latina 28 Jul 2021
At age 107, Joaquin Torres Garcia’s then-widow Manolita Pi�a (1883-1994) managed on July 28, 1991, to achieve her dream of gathering together in one place in Montevideo a large collection of works by the artist who “changed the history of art in this country,” according to Alejandro Diaz, the museum director.

The Uruguayans tackling gender norms through music

La Prensa Latina 14 Jun 2021
By Alejandro Prieto. Montevideo, Jun 14 (EFE).- LGBTQI+ musicians in Uruguay are using their art to break binary gender norms and fight homophobia in the south American nation. Kevin Royk, who identifies as a ladyboy, believes there is no distinction between their artistic expression and LGBT activism ... Tags ....

Western Minnesota holds their hearts, pulls these artists together

Duluth News Tribune 15 Nov 2020
Kahmann operates A to Z Letterpress Printing in downtown Montevideo, where he continues the art of antique letterpress printing ... It showcases two other areas, Montevideo and Milan, and two other forms of art,” she said, in reference to Handeen’s visual image and Kahmann’s antique printing.
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