ALBERTO GARCIA-ALVAREZ: 4 LARGE PAINTINGS
Alberto Garcia-Alvarez: 4 Large Paintings - Art Collector
|Studio of Alberto Garcia-Alvarez, Auckland, September 2016. Photo: Kallan MacLeod. Courtesy: the artist and Tim Melville Gallery|
88-year-old Alberto Garcia-Alvarez walks across his garden to paint in his studio every day, but his work is rarely exhibited.
During Artweek Auckland www.artweekauckland.co.nz, Tim Melville Gallery presents this exhibition of re-discovered paintings from as early as the 1970s together with a suite of 4 large works on canvas made in 2016. Garcia-Alvarez' work is held in collections including Te Papa Tongarewa, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery and The Chartwell Collection. He is currently preparing an exhibition for presentation in April 2017 at Barcelona’s Fundacio Vila Casas.
Exhibition opens: 6pm Tuesday 27 September 2016
Exhibition closes: 22 October 2016
Location: Tim Melville Gallery, 4 Winchester St, Newton, Auckland NZ
Contact: +64 21 300 893