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Opening night “Recent Works” by Dominican artist Fernánd Tamburini

The Altos de Chavón Gallery hosted the opening cocktail of the exhibition “Recent Works” by the artist Fernánd Tamburini on Friday night. Tamburini, born in Barahona, Dominican Republic, known for his colorful abstract work in which he captures the great culture of the Dominican people. His works have been compared to those of Marc Chagall […]

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Chavoneros celebrate their 30 year anniversary!

Different people might have different opinions about their time studying at Chavón School of Design. To some, it was the best years of their lives, to others the most challenging. What we are sure all will say is that they learned some very valuable lessons, not only related to art but to life. After graduation, […]

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Collective art exhibition NOW on display at The Gallery in Altos de Chavón

More good news for art lovers! Yesterday, we informed you of the details of the most recent edition of Art Chavón 2016 at the Chavón School of Design’s new campus in Santo Domingo where your purchase helps fund the scholarship program of the Altos de Chavón Cultural Center Foundation. Today, we bring you news on the collective art exhibition […]

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Fernando Tamburini to represent the DR in Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan American Games

OK so not quiet true… But our favorite Dominican artist Fernando Tamburini has been selected to represent the Dominican Republic in an art project being produced by the Textile Museum of Canada in partnership with the Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan American Games.

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New exhibit “Convergencia” opens at The Gallery in Altos de Chavón

This Thursday July 4th new art exhibit “Convergencia” was officially opened at The Gallery in Altos de Chavón, a collection of art works by the Dominican artists Fernando Tamburini, Grimaldy Polanco and Pery Jiménez. The activity began at 7:30pm with a welcome cocktail. Many people, including relatives of the artists, friends and residents of Casa de […]

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An interview with Fernando Tamburini, a refreshingly different Dominican artist

Loved for his abstract and colorful representations of Dominican culture and lifestyle, Tamburini’s art characteristically features scenes with bright, vivid colours and surreal symbols, such as the house- symbolizing security and femininity, and roses- representing purity and wholesomeness. “In my paintings I talk about life” explains Tamburini. And Tamburini is about to open a new […]