Guillermo Kuitca (b.1961, Argentina)

Guillermo Kuitca is an Argentinean artist who was born in Buenos Aires in 1961, where he continues to work and live. Beginning his artistic training with surrealist painter Ahuva Szlimowicz, Kuitca saw himself as a painter from early on. His first exhibition was at the age of thirteen at Galeria Lirolay in Buenos Aires and he has continued a productive path over nearly four decades. Kuitca's work has been shown extensively around the globe, and is included in many important public collections, including The Tate Gallery, England; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC ; Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY and The Daros Collection, Zürich, Switzerland . Kuitca represented Argentina at the 2007 Venice Biennale. Recurrent themes of travel, maps, memory, and migration can be found in Kuitca’s work.

Kuitca, Guillermo b.1961

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