Edgar Sanchez

The Life Force of Nature

Although the Busan event has been organised to delight visiting government officials and leading bankers from all parts of the World, many lovers of art also visit. The work of Edgar Sanchez always draws attention. It is easy to become lost in his way of expressing the strength and form of nature in his paintings […]

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Vivid and Joyful Paintings

Ruben Monsalve’s vivid canvases have an immediate appeal. They are full of colour. Exciting with touches of mystery. Many visitors come back several times to enjoy the combination of excitement and peace that Monsalve brings to his art.

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Gaudi Este’s Work Excites the Crowd

Gaudi Este’s extraordinary work was little known in Asia and it has proved to be a crowd-puller. This sculpture of a dog is both ordinary (many of us have dogs as a pet) and absolutely stunning. It evokes unexpected feelings and challenges the senses. Many people have come particularly to see this piece.

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Taking afternoon tea

Tea with the Professors

The Busan exhibition has attached many teachers and students of art. Miladys has shared her experience of Latin American art with many interested people, including these three professors.

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Miladys in Busan

Miladys Parejo’s opening address at Busan

These are some extracts from the opening address by Miladys Parejo at the International Development Bank Annual Conference/Art Exhibition in Busan, Korea on 21st March 2015. Welcome! For Busan’s artistic community, it is pleasure to present, for the first time in one venue, an important and representative sample of Latin American art in an encounter with the work of […]

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Gaudi Este

Encounters on the road

Encounters has been successful in exhibiting many outstanding works of fine art and demonstrating imaginative curatorial strengths. This has enabled Encounters to reshape the relationship between artists, makers, curators, galleries and dealers.

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Developing Communities

For the first time this coming May Encounters will host a visit by group of older people who will have all the help that they will need to enjoy the Encounters experience outside of normal opening hours. The visit will be arranged by Steve Andrews, an Outreach Worker for the Trust For Developing Communities. The Trust For Developing […]

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