Marcia Schvartz

Country: Argentina

Title:  Detalle

Medium: Oleo sobre tela

Size: 1,30 x 1,15 mts.

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Schvartz was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She studied at la Escuela Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires. In the artist's catalogue entitled, Marcia Schvartz, Arturo Carrera states that her paintings have "the strength, that furious resolution of color, the preference for exposed bodies with ecstatic gestures whose tension drives them to a clamorous, agonizing, and hypererotic lyrism."

Her selected solo exhibitions include: Marcia Schvartz, La identidad oculta, Exposición retrospectiva (1976-1994), Museo de Arte Hispanoamericano "Isaac Fernández Blanco", Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1994; Galería Julia Lublin, Buenos Aires, 1992; Festival Les Allumées, Nantes, France, 1992; La Conquista, Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, 1992; Galería Adriana Rosemberg, Buenos Aires, 1990; Galería Subdistrito Comercial de Arte, San Paulo, Brasil, 1990; Galería Casa de la Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1989; Galería Jacques Martínez, Buenos Aires, 1988; and Museo Provincial Terry, Tilcara, Argentina, 1988.

Her selected group exhibitions include: Premio Fortabat, Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1993; Summertime, Galería del Centro Cultural Ricardo Rojas, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1992; Salón Nacional, Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes, La Plata, Argentina, 1992; Los 80 en el MAM, Museo de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires, 1991; Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, 1991; Latinoamérica Presente, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santiago de Chile, Chile, 1990; Artistas de Buenos Aires, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico D.F., Mexico, 1990; Museo La Tertulia, Cali, Columbia, 1990; and Ideas and Images from Argentina, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York, 1990.
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