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Fundacion Municipal Bienal de Cuenca

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This is now an office building and yet the architecture and restoration of this building is... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
ADragonFlyTravels
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Toronto, Canada
Fundacion Municipal Bienal easily could be overlooked -- but don't, it is worth your time

This Fundacion (free admission) has preserved the home of a privileged Cuencano family and their... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2016
Arthur H
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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1 Apr 2017
“Beautiful Architecture -”
1 Aug 2016
“Fundacion Municipal Bienal easily could be overlooked -- but don't, it is worth your time”
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Simon Bolivar 13 - 89 y Estevez de Toral Cuenca Ecuador, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

This is now an office building and yet the architecture and restoration of this building is extraordinary. In the middle of the City, it is worth the effort to figure out where it is. It also houses the Biennial Offices which always love the support...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

This Fundacion (free admission) has preserved the home of a privileged Cuencano family and their family photographs. It is unique, in our experience, at least, in showing this kind of family setting so vividly in Cuenca. The home itself is magnificent, intricately painted. Photographs reveal...More

1  Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 13 October 2015

A documentary film is currently being made about this lovely building. It houses the offices of the Bienal de Cuenca, probably the most important contemporary art event in the country, and often offers artists' talks, workshops for art students, etc.

1  Thank maximeiliana
Reviewed 12 September 2015

The Fundacion is based on a beautiful and well preserved colonial house not far from the San Sebastian church and the museum of Modern Art. It features artworks of contemporary Latin American artists. If you are passing by, take a look.

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