Art on Paper at the MNBA

(Photo by Context Travel)

The Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, in Recoleta, is showcasing an exhibit that focuses on paper as an artistic medium.  The exhibition displays European art from the late XIX and XX centuries and includes drawings and prints.

The display is organized thematically into eight categories: sketches and preliminary studies, nudes, the human figure both as an individual and a group, portraits, allegories and emblems, urban landscapes and paper as a means of communication.

Amongst the collection are works by Georges Rouault, , Felice Carena, Carlos Carra, Felice Casorati, Picasso, and Federico García Lorca.

The exhibition is open to the public until the 3rd of March. Opening hours are Tuesday’s to Friday’s from 12.30pm to 8.30pm and Saturday’s and Sunday’s from 9.30am to 8.30pm.  Av. Del Libertador 1473, Recoleta. 5288-9999.