Contemporary Peruvian art is dominated by figurative painting. However, there is a parallel development of abstract art, initiated by Fernando de Szyszlo – a famous painter born in Lima, whose father was a polish geographer. Szyszlo, fascinated with surrealism and cubism, quickly shaped his own distinctive style. Fascination with European avantgarde can be also traced in the art of .
The opening of the big exhibition of contemporary art from Peru took place on 9th January 2019 at 6 PM in Retroavangarda Gallery in Jerozolimskie Business Park. The exhibition was organized under the patronage of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Peru. The opening was graced by the presence of many prominent guests. We were honoured by the visit of .
On 9th January 2019 at 6PM Retroavangarda Gallery in Jerozolimskie Business Park cordially invites everyone interested to the opening of a big contemporary Peruvian art exhibition ‘Abstraction and contemporary painting of Peru’. It is a very interesting review of the most recent accomplishments of 28 Peruvian artist. Most pieces were created in 2018 and they are mostly made on .
‘Abstraction and contemporary painting in Peru‘ is another exhibition organized by Retroavangarda according to the idea of promoting artists from all over the world. The opening of the exhibition took place on 10th January 2018 in Korekta Gallery in Warsaw. The exhibition was a part of celebration of the 95th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Poland and Peru. Many .