This Week in Buenos Aires

Monday

(Phot0 by bittermelon)

Have a special lunch at the MALBA´s French restaurant, Cafe des Arts, and then spend the rest of the afternoon browsing the museums permanent collection of Latin American art and the temporary exhibit of Argentine Contemporary art.

In the evening prepare to move to the beat of the popular Bomba del Tiempo’s drums at Centro Cultural Konex!

 

MALBA

Figueroa Alcorta 3415, Recoleta

4808-6500

Open Thur-Mon 12-8pm. Tuesdays closed.

 

Centro Cultural Konex

Sarmiento 3131, Almagro

4864-3200

 

Tuesday

(photo by femuruy)

Head to the Casa de la Cultura to visit Cosmopolis, Borges y Buenos Aires, a Borges exhibit featuring photographs and audiovisual material.

Later on don’t miss out on the closing performances of the Tango Festival and Dance World Championships starting at 7pm! Check out the program here.

For those looking for a more electronic vibe the British Metronomy will be playing at the Embassy Party in Niceto Club.

 

Casa de la Cultura.

Av. de Mayo 575, Monserrat.

 

Club Niceto

Niceto Vega 5510, Palermo

4799-9396

 

Wednesday

Check out the Americo Arce tango oil painting exhibition at the Museo Carlos Gardel.

In the evening head to the Uni Club for the Latin Jam party where jazz and salsa fuse in a lively jam.

Museo Casa Carlos Gardel

Jean Jaures 735, Abasto

4964-2015

 

Latin Jam in Uni Club

Guardia Vieja 3360, Abasto

4867-6764

 

Thursday

(Photo by dhammza/off)

Take advantage of the sunny forecast and spend some time getting to know the city outdoors on one of the city bike tours.

In the evening get to know more about the local wine industry at the weekly tastings at the Fierro Hotel.

 

Fierro Hotel

Soler 5862, Palermo

3220 6800

recepcion@fierrohotel.com

 

Friday

(Photo by Barqusimeto Ciudad Crepuscular)

Check out both the Textile Art exhibit and the copper and silver display at the at Jose Hernandez Museum.

In the evening the talented Carolina Chrem will be presenting her world music at No Avestruz in Palermo at 9.30pm.

 

Museo de Arte Popular Jose Hernandez

Av. Libertador 2373, Recoleta

4803-2384

 

No Avestruz

Humboldt 1857, Palermo

4777-6956

 

Saturday and Sunday

(Photo by Hernan Valeriano)

Head to the Palermo racetracks to watch one of the horse races on Saturday. Av. Libertador 4101, Palermo. 4778-2820.

The Palais de Glace in Recoleta is hosting the Annual Photojournalism exhibit. Posadas 1725, Recoleta. 4801-0450,

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