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Discover the Life and Work of José Gamarra
Edouard Glissant, 1985
“José Gamarra's painting is thus a mythical primer where we learn to unravel and root our common certainties. The part of the dream is inseparable from what we ourselves embrace in that space.”
Major Exhibitions
Since 1959 has had numerous solo exhibitions in galleries and museums including Montevideo, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Santiago de Chile, Paris, New York, Caracas, London, Manchester (Vermont, USA), Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Tourcoing, Malmö, Stockholm, Granada, Havana, Michigan, Miami, Panama City and Shanghai.
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Gamarra's works are part of collections in the most prestigious museums.

He is one of the few Uruguayan artists with work in the Metropolitan Museum, New York, in the MoMA, Museum of Modern Art, New York, Museum of Modern Art in Paris, Museum of Modern Art in Buenos Aires, etc.

Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City, colloquially "the Met", is the largest art museum in the Western Hemisphere.

The Museum of Modern Art

Founded in 1929, The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in midtown Manhattan was the first museum devoted to the modern era.

Musée d'Art Moderne

Musée d'Art Moderne de Paris or MAM Paris, is a major municipal museum dedicated to modern and contemporary art of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales

Uruguay’s largest collection of paintings is housed here in Parque Rodó. The spacious rooms are graced with works by Blanes, Cúneo, Figari, Gurvich, Torres García and other famous Uruguayans. 

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