Casa Museo Guayasamin, Quito

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Art Museum · Museum
Dedicated to the art of Oswaldo Guayasamin, Casa Museo Guayasamin displays powerful, politically charged works. The paintings take you through the struggles of Ecuador and its peoples in recent history. Take a tour of the museum to get extra details about the many pieces by the artist. Consider combining this with a visit to the artist's expansive house next door, where you can see Guayasamin's personal art collection. Work out when and for how long to visit Casa Museo Guayasamin and other Quito attractions using our handy Quito online day trip planner.
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  • Art is, we realize, personal. And Guayasamin's certainly is. I can't say we enjoyed his art work but we understood why he painted what he did. We did enjoy the tour of his home.  more »
  • Seeing the home of a master artist through his work and details of his home and studio bring a depth to his work before going into the larger galley. Definitely worthwhile for those interested in...  more »
  • I spent over 3 hours in this museum: learning more about Guayasamin, his life, his work and his mission was the highlight of my trip to Quito. I leaned so much about Central and South America on that....  more »

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