Artista Destacado de la Semana

Presencia del Ausente
1944
Oil on canvas

Carlos Mérida

Carlos Mérida was born in Guatemala in 1891. Mérida was born to a family from Quetzaltenango, boasting a Maya and Zapotec heritage which was often an inspiration in his art. He began studying music (his early passion) but became hearing-impaired due to illness. He then changed to the visual arts. He grew up in Quetzaltenango but upon graduating from high school in 1909 he moved in Guatemala City where he began to make contacts among the intelligentsia, including Jaime Sabartes (biographer of Pablo Picasso) and the painter Carlos Valenti. Mérida studied at the Instituto de Artes y Artesanias in Guatemala City. In 1910 he accompanied his friend Valenti to Paris, where he met Picasso. However just 4 months after arriving, Valenti shot himself dead, an event that greatly affected Mérida. After traveling through Europe, he returned to Guatemala in 1914 and had his first exhibition. In 1919 he moved to México and married Dalillla Gálvez (with whom he remained married until her death in ...

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Eventos Destacados

La colección. 50 años, 50 obras maestras

Exhibition

Lugar: Museo De Arte Moderno MAM - México D.F.
Ubicación: México, DF, Mexico
Fecha: Jueves, Sep 18, 2014 a Domingo, May 24, 2015

Exposición | Exhibition

Selections from the Museum’s Collection: Modern and Contemporary Art

Exhibition

Lugar: Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston, TX (MFAH)
Ubicación: Houston, United States
Fecha: Martes, Mar 4, 2014 a Domingo, May 3, 2015

Exposición | Exhibition

El retorno de la serpiente Mathias Goeritz y la invención de la arquitectura emocional

Exhibition

Lugar: Museo Nacional Centro De Arte Reina Sofía - Madrid
Ubicación: Madrid, Spain
Fecha: Miércoles, Nov 12, 2014 a Lunes, Abr 13, 2015

Exposición | Exhibition

Dos Mujeres: Diego Rivera’s Cubist Masterpiece

Exhibition

Lugar: San Antonio Museum of Art - SAMA
Ubicación: San Antonio, TX, United States
Fecha: Sábado, Dic 20, 2014 a Domingo, Mar 8, 2015

Exposición | Exhibition

El Circo, Fernando Botero

Exhibition

Lugar: Museo De Antioquia
Ubicación: Colombia
Fecha: Lunes, Feb 2, 2015 a Domingo, May 17, 2015

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Aún no

Exhibition

Lugar: Museo Nacional Centro De Arte Reina Sofía - Madrid
Ubicación: Madrid, Spain
Fecha: Miércoles, Feb 11, 2015 a Lunes, Jul 13, 2015

Exposición | Exhibition

Monet to Miró

Exhibition

Lugar: Kimbell Art Museum - Fort Worth
Ubicación: Fort Worth, TX, United States
Fecha: Domingo, Mar 1, 2015 a Domingo, May 24, 2015

Exposición | Exhibition

The Art of Our Time: Masterpieces from the Guggenheim Collections

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Lugar: Guggenheim - Bilbao, España
Ubicación: Bilbao, Spain
Fecha: Martes, Sep 23, 2014 a Domingo, May 3, 2015

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Hoy toca el Prado / Touching the Prado

Exhibition

Lugar: Museo Nacional Del Prado - Madrid, España
Ubicación: Spain
Fecha: Martes, Ene 20, 2015 a Domingo, Jun 28, 2015

Exposición | Exhibition

Obras de Arte

Ricardo Mazal
Febrero 27.03
2003
oil on linen
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Adriana Varejao
O Obsessivo (The Obsessive)
2004
Oil on canvas
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Manuel Felguérez
Café-Naranja
1987
Serigraphy
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Jorge Marín
El abrazo
2003
Bronze
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Cecilia Z. Miguez
A Walk in the Park

Bronze
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Fernado Toledo H
Hada Otoñal
2012
acrílico
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Alberto Lenz
01F
2009
Mixed media on watercolor paper
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Lyonel Laurenceau
Enfant d'Haiti
1990
Acrylic on Canvas
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