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Centro Fotografico Alvarez Bravo

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Small but so interesting

The place consists only of a few rooms surrounding a little courtyard but when I went they had... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
michamexi
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Mexico City, Mexico
Great Photography by Mexican Photographers

Mexican has some great professional photographers, and this museum is dedicated to presenting their... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
FoodMonsterTravels
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Berlin, Germany
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Murguia 302 | at the corner of Garcia Vigil, Oaxaca, Mexico
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

The place consists only of a few rooms surrounding a little courtyard but when I went they had interesting exhibitions on display. Photography or art lovers shouldn't miss this place. It's free anyway and just comes with a small donation box.

Thank michamexi
Reviewed 20 March 2018

A rebuilt house down town houses a couple of temporary photo exhibits, mostly by local young people.

Thank JoseDW
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Mexican has some great professional photographers, and this museum is dedicated to presenting their art. It is free, and exhibitions ar changing. At the time we visited there, there were three exhibitions, each of them seeing and all of them politicall very critical, but see...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

These are not beautiful photos here. They are political statements of the political struggles and violence that have plagued this country. The commentary is only in Spanish so bring someone who speaks the language to get the most out of your visit.

Thank acroll
Reviewed 14 February 2018

A small, yet charming museum that features four photography galleries. Really cool exhibitions featuring different aspects of Mexican culture and history. Definitely would recommend to visual artists.

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 25 January 2018

I expected to see Manuel Alvarez Bravo’s artwork but this is an exhibition space and several shows were on, none measuring to Alvarez Bravo’s work. As in several art space in Oaxaca, no fee is charged, it is pay as you wish. The building and...More

Thank notacanada
Reviewed 9 January 2018

A small photo center with great producions. Very relaxing place in the middle of the historic center.

Thank fabio_rio
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

There are about 4 different galleries. Each one is unique and represents Mexico in a way that many haven’t seen or learned about. The photos are magnificent! Free entrance and sometimes the artists are there. I believe that they offer classes too... one of the...More

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The quality of zhe exhibits varies grearly, but just the interior courtyard is worth visiting. Free of charge and very central.

Thank marlisc2015
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Nice little gallery with pretty courtyard. Changing exhibition so you don't know what you will get. Place is worth a stop.if you enjoy photography and have time.

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