Event 43

Gerardo Chávez and Gerardo Amador Chávez-Maza in conversation with Miguel Cordero

Great artists

Venue: Casa Tristán del Pozo

Gerardo Chávez (Peru), one of the region’s most distinguished visual artists, presents his book of memoire, Antes del olvido, in conversation with Arequipa visual artist and editor Miguel Cordero. Retracing his footsteps from his childhood to his rise to recognition, the reader will learn about his youth in Paiján and Trujillo, his artistic education and the influences that he received, as well as his time in Paris, his friendship with famous names from the world of art, such as Roberto Matta and Wifredo Lam, and his personal triumphs and tribulations. A testimony to the life of a man, and an intimate look at his vocation for and devotion to art. Gerardo Amador Chávez-Maza, the son of the artist and curator, will be part of this conversation.

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Gerardo Chávez and Gerardo Amador Chávez-Maza in conversation with Miguel Cordero

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