The Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes is showcasing a new exhibit of Argentine artist Enrique de Larrañaga who played an important role in the development of XX century art in the country. Although he is lesser known than other contemporaries he received many prizes and was the director of the Pridiliano Pueyrredon Art School. He is remembered for his stunning portraits with strong Spanish influences and paintings with themes related to the carnival and clowns.
There is also an exhibition about the Plaza de Mayo mothers by Marcos Adandía that is taking place at the museum until 28 February.
The museum is open from Tuesday to Friday from 12.30pm to 8.30pm and on weekends from 9.30am to 8.30pm. Av. Del Libertador 1473, Recoleta.