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Contemporary Central American art, museums, tendencies and views.
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Latina artists showcase pride in indigenous culture and folklore ...

Latina artists showcase pride in indigenous culture and folklore ... | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Philadelphia – An extensive exhibition of the works of more than twenty emerging Latina artists was offered by Raices Culturales, Friday, at 1417 N. 2nd street, the spacious Crane Arts Building headquarters of Raices.
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Biografía « Isidro Con Wong – Pinturas – Esculturas – Galeria de Arte Costa Rica

Biografía « Isidro Con Wong – Pinturas – Esculturas – Galeria de Arte Costa Rica | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Isidro Con Wong: Artista, pintor y escultor costarricense, galería de arte digital y biografia.
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SHILOWSKA PRETTO'S PORTFOLIO

SHILOWSKA PRETTO'S  PORTFOLIO | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
SHILOWSKA PRETTO visual artist.
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Ana C. Robles's curator insight, September 15, 2013 10:41 PM

Pretto is a new artist to me, but with an impressive career and top quality art pieces. It is not by accident that Pretto has show her art in London, Norwey, Vienna, Italy, New York and so on. Her pieces are simply beautiful.

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Glauco Rivera

Glauco Rivera | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Glauco es un artista emergente moderno que se ha dedicado a expresar sus inquietudes en la tecnica de pintura acrilica sobre lienzo, tanto como en el dibujo y uso de tecnicas mixtas. Se apsiona por lo figurativo y en ocasiones tiende al abstractismo.
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Latin American Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale | Costa Rica: Lucía Madriz | Artsy

Latin American Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale | Costa Rica: Lucía Madriz | Artsy | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
With natural organic rice, bean and dried pea seeds – the basic ingredients of the Mesoamerican and Caribbean diet – Lucía Madriz (Costa Rica) composed a large oval shape on the floor. Dispensing ...
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Ana C. Robles's curator insight, September 15, 2013 6:20 PM

Fiat Panic is an instalation created by Lucía Madriz, a Costa Rican artist, in the 55th Venice Biennale. Her piece is made out of pre-treated grains, basic ingredients from Latin-America diet. It is important to point out this kind of artwork that represents the contemporary face of Central America internationally.

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Museo virtual | Caja Costarricense de Seguro Social

Museo virtual | Caja Costarricense de Seguro Social | Latin American Art | Scoop.it

Virtual museum to express and heal, supported by "Caja Costarricense del Seguro Social" -Public Costa Rica's entity for the health. 

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DOMINGO RAMOS - Escultor costarricense

DOMINGO RAMOS - Escultor costarricense | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Siempre he creído que Domingo Ramos es un extraordinario escultor y uno de los más brillantes exponentes de la plástica costarricense.
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Adrián Gómez Guzmán, artista costarricense. Pintura, escultura, obra mural, obra gráfica y objetos utilitables.

Adrián Gómez Guzmán, artista costarricense. Pintura, escultura, obra mural, obra gráfica y objetos utilitables. | Latin American Art | Scoop.it

Adrián Gómez Guzmán, artista costarricense. Pintura, escultura, obra mural, obra gráfica y objetos utilitables. 'Espacios de juego', 'Mujeres del viento' , 'Soy caribe' y 'Sabor Caribe'.

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Adrián Gómez Guzmán, Costarrican artist.Painting, sculpure, murals and more.

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Ana C. Robles's curator insight, September 15, 2013 6:29 PM

Adrián Gómez is one of the most importnat artist today in Costa Rica. His collection Caribe won every heart in Costa Rica. His pieces are very well sold and had become the "Romero Britto" from my country. His pieces had turn into wonderful artistic products to sell. I personally like his collection, "Espacios de Juego" or "Play Spaces" which easily carry you to the freedom of your owns childhood.

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Maria Dolores Castellanos

Maria Dolores Castellanos | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Sitio Oficial de Maria Dolores Castellanos
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Ana C. Robles's curator insight, September 15, 2013 5:39 PM

Castellanos is a Guatemalan artist that grow up in Boston. She studied restoration in Madrid and studied paint with important artist in Guatemala such as Roberto Cabrera, Manolo Gallardo and Elmar Rojas. Her pieces are made with beautiful, romantic and meaninful materials. 

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Fundación Paiz - Cultura

Fundación Paiz - Cultura | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
1. Programa permanente de cultura Comprende una serie de actividades y espectáculos para los distintos públicos (niños, jóvenes, adultos, adulto mayor
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MADC - Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo

MADC - Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo de Costa Rica. Institución dedicada a la difusión y promoción de las tendencias más recientes y dinámicas del arte y el diseño contemporáneos en Centroamérica.
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Ana C. Robles's curator insight, September 15, 2013 7:08 PM

Founded in 1992, this space for the arts has become the most important  contemporary museum in San José, Costa Rica. Here, you can see striking installations, paintings and sculptures from young and contemporary artist. This museum is also home for the "Ministerio de Cultura y Juventud" MCJ.

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Museo de Arte Costarricense

Museo de Arte Costarricense | Latin American Art | Scoop.it

El Museo de Arte Costarricense (MAC) lidera las principales actividades relacionadas con las artes plasticas de Costa Rica; reune y exhibe obras de artistas nacionales e internacionales.

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The "Museo de Arte Costarricense" leads the the most important activities related to visual arts in Costa Rica. It collects and displays artwork from national and international artist.

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Ana C. Robles's curator insight, September 15, 2013 5:44 PM

Museum the Arte Costarricense use to be the first International Airport in Costa Rica, known as La Sabana Airport in 1940, now this neocolonial style building is one of the most important galleries in the country. Since 1978, here are displayed the Costa Rica history of art and the views from the first artist in my country.

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Benjamin Garcia Saxe

Benjamin Garcia Saxe | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
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A Costa RIcan arquitect with fresh ideas views and a very cool website. :).

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Edgar Zuñiga - Sitio Oficial - Escultor Costa Rica

Edgar Zuñiga - Sitio Oficial - Escultor Costa Rica | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Edgar Zuniga es un Escultor y pintor Costarricense de muy alta trayectoria nacional e internacional.
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Ostrich Eggs - Rosana Lagos, Guatemala

Ostrich Eggs - Rosana Lagos, Guatemala | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Art, painting, illustration
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Rosanna Lagos is a young Guatemalan artist who paints ostrich eggs. Some of her designs are inspired in Guatemalan textiles designs.  At the moment, Rosanna lives in Los Angeles and had exhibited in places such as Hawaii, New York and her native country. 

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San Jose Costa Rica Museums

San Jose Costa Rica Museums | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Explore the magnificent museums of San Jose, Costa Rica, including the famous Costa Rica Gold Museum, Jade Museum, national Museum, Children's Museum and Costa Rican Art Museum.
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Erwin Guillermo - Latin American Art - Arte Latino Americano, Art in the Americas

Erwin Guillermo - Latin American Art - Arte Latino Americano, Art in the Americas | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
Online Latin American Art, fine art from latin america, we provide shipping service, online payments, and online customer service
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Exposición de Pedro Arrieta

Exposición de Pedro Arrieta | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
El curador José Miguel Rojas habla sobre la exposición del pintor Pedro Arrieta en el Museo de Arte Costarricense.

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Curator José Miguel Rojas talks about Arrieta's artshow at the Museum of Art, Costa Rica.

 

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Video with a description about the future art pieces to be display at the Costa Rican Museum of Art.  - Spanish.

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Pedro Arrieta, Costa Rican visual and graphic artist.
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.: Leda Astorga :.

.: Leda Astorga :. | Latin American Art | Scoop.it

Leda Astorga is a Costa Rican Artist born in in San José in 1957. Her colorful sculptures are part of the most important galleries in Costa Rica. Traditionally, Astorga makes her work with clay, putty and wood from a caricature perspective.

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Ana C. Robles's curator insight, September 15, 2013 9:28 PM

Leda Astorga is today an outstanding artists in Costa Rica who represents humanity through her sculpture in a sarcastic way. She creates her characters with concrete or marble and paint them with acrylics. Although most of her career has been in Costa Rica, her pieces are well value and had been exhibit though out the country. 

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Art Collection| Fundación Rozas Botrán

Art Collection| Fundación Rozas Botrán | Latin American Art | Scoop.it
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Ana C. Robles's curator insight, September 15, 2013 10:23 PM

On my last visit to Guatemala I had the chance to visit two of these galleries and I got very impress with the quality of art pieces in them. Therefore the importance of link it as part of my scoop.it collection. I believe this website will help me to find more contemporary Central American talent.

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Historia del Arte de Costa Rica, Juan Manuel Sanchez - Biografia

vichitex. Arte. Diseño. Animación. Multimedia. Audio. Video. Costa Rica
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