Things to Do in Buenos Aires – May 26th to June 1st

Looking for a selection of cultural events in Buenos Aires this week? Take a look at our recommendations!

1 – Guided tour of Enrique Larreta Spanish Art Museum

Museo Enrique Larreta

Every Saturday, the Enrique Larreta Museum offers a guided tour of its beautiful Andaloucian garden. The charming Arabic style garden pleases all the senses: listen to the water fountains, smell the wonderful jasmine flowers, touch the different textures on the walls and floor, enjoy the visual harmony.

The museum also offers a tour of its permanent collection on weekends.

Guided tour of Enrique Larreta Spanish Art Museum

Where: Enrique Larreta Spanish Art Museum – Juramento 2291 (Belgrano)

When:

Guided tours of the Andaloucian gardens: Saturday 3 PM and 5 PM

Guided tours of the museum: Saturday and Sunday 4 PM and 6 PM

Entrance: AR$ 5

 

2 – La Isla Desierta – Blind Theater at Ciudad Cultural Konex

La Isla Desierta - Konex

A one-of-a-kind theatrical experience. La Isla Desierta (The Desert Island) was first shown in 2001. The theatrical troup is formed by both sighted and blind actors. Spectators enter a completely dark hall, where they are seated. They then experience a tactile, acoustic and olfactory performance.

La Isla Desierta – Blind Theater

Where: Ciudad Cultural Konex – Sarmiento 3131

When: Friday and Saturday, 8:15 PM and 10:15 PM

Entrance: From AR$ 120

 

3 – Tribute to Miles Davis and Astor Piazzolla

Tribute to Miles Davis Buenos Aires

Jazz and modern tango music at Notorious club and restaurant.

Tribute to Miles Davis and Astor Piazzolla

Where: Notorious – Callao Ave. 966

When: Thursday, May 29th, 9:30 PM

Tickets: AR$ 120

 

4 – Mario Testino exhibition at Malba

Mario Testino Mick Jagger

Until June 16th, the MALBA (Buenos Aires Museum of Latin American Art) is displaying a selection of fashion photographer Mario Testino. Testino was born in Lima, Peru, but has settled in London, England. He worked with many fashion icons and celebrities such as Kate Moss, Gisele Bündchen, Kate Moss, Madonna or Mick Jagger.

In Your Face – Mario Testino exhibition at Malba

When: Until June 16

Where: Malba (Latinamerican Museum of Modern Art), Figueroa Alcorta Ave. 3415

Entrance: AR$50

More info: malba.org.ar

 

5 – Arte BA Art Fair

Arte BA Art Fair Buenos Aires

One of the largest air fair in Latinamerica ends on Monday, May 26th. Today is your last chance to mingle among art buyers and gallery owners and experience the art marketplace.

The fair takes place at La Rural exhibition center, only 10 blocks away from Palo Santo Hotel.

When: May 23 to May 26

Where: La Rural, Sarmiento Ave 2704

Entrance: $90

More info: http://www.arteba.org/?lang=en 

 

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