In Memoriam: Gonzalo Morales Sáurez (09/1945-12/2017)

Gonzalo MoralesSince I was a little girl, I’ve been passionate about art, and from an early age my parents did all they could to encourage it. Especially my mother, who always took me to art and painting workshops given by artists in their workspaces. In 1992 I met the Maestro Gonzalo Morales. I was 17 … Read more

Teodorico Quirós’ Red Gate

It has to do with entering the museum of Costa Rican art at La Sabana to visit the Red Gate, an emblematic piece of art from one of our greatest landscaping painters, Teodorico Quirós (1897 – 1977), who did not look towards Europe or USA, but turned his gaze inwards, toward ourselves. Rural agricultural Costa … Read more