Benito Quinquela Martín (Argentine, 1977)

Timeline

1890
Born on March 1, 1890 in Buenos Aires, Argentina
1920
Second Prize of the 'Salón Nacional" (National Exhibition)
1922
Assigned as chancellor of the Argentine Madrid Consulate in Spain
1938
Inaugurated the Museo de Bellas de La Boca
1977
Died in Buenos Aires on January 28, 1977
Selected Collections:
Museum of Modern Art of Madrid
Metropolitan Museum of New York
The Museum of Modern Art of Rome
Museum of Arts of London
Birmingham Museum of Art
Museum of Sheffield
Swansea Museum
Cardiff Museum
Museum of New Zealand
St. James's Palace

Exhibitions

1930
Burlington Gallery, London, UK
1929
Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy
1927
Anderson Galleries, New York, NY
1923
Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain
1920
Exhibition in Mar del Plata, Argentina
1920
Exhibition in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, attended by local personalities including Brazilianpresident Epitacio Pessoa