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Usina del Arte

Agustin Caffarena 1, Buenos Aires C1156ACF, Argentina
+54 11 4909-2076
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Free concerts, free exhibitions, free architecture ! Free atmosphere ! and all of the very best... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2018
MarceldeBuenosAires
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
An Electric Usina was converted into a modern art and music place

An Electric Usina was converted into a huge place to listen music as the Philarmonic of Buenos... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2017
Viajera561
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Agustin Caffarena 1, Buenos Aires C1156ACF, Argentina
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Free concerts, free exhibitions, free architecture ! Free atmosphere ! and all of the very best. Off the beaten track, GO there !

1  Thank MarceldeBuenosAires
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

An Electric Usina was converted into a huge place to listen music as the Philarmonic of Buenos Aires and to visit as an art gallery. Sometimes they perform jazz or rock shows too.

Thank Viajera561
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

I went to two very good free concerts here on a Friday evening. It's a bit out of the way but worth the trouble. Several good quality performance spaces. Check out the website for What's On.

Thank MLH46
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Went to watch the World Tango Championships 2017. Great dance hall with good seating. There's a large hall where a Milonga took place. Super tango music for whoever wanted to join in. Rather nice having a venue of this quality in this neighborhood. I walked...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I went to this place for a concert from work. It is modern and recently renovated. It is ok but don't go beyond your way to visit it.

Thank Salomoi
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

The architecture is marvellous and also the programs. There is a small coffe shop. There musical functions are very good here, good acustic! Just a bit far out the centre and this area is DANGEROUS by night ....

Thank Ferdie69
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

If you love tango and pass by during championships then you have to spend time there. Many activities and events are organized.

Thank 270GianlucaP
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

It is an old electric usine that has been recycled as a place for performances and art shows. Check what are they showing and also if they have a show.

Thank Monica N
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

It has two auditorium with excellent accoustic. All brand new wooden walls and stage. Many different shows changing weekly. Be careful when leaving the premises after a show if it is dark, because the area is not safe. call a cab. Do not go walking...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Visited as part of a conference welcome reception. Performance after introductions by local band was overall excellent. Large reception area for drinks and canapés. A little further off the beaten track, not sure there is much to see without an actual event on. Our taxi...More

Thank FizzicJim
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Nearby
La Boca
A neighborhood defined by its immigrant roots, La Boca
still maintains this past alive in its streets today.
Due to its proximity to the river, the neighborhood
became the preferred settling area for immigrants of a
wide variety of origins, who ended up living together
in the conventillos. Thus, these houses became a
melting pot of different cultures and traditions that
birthed creations like tango and lunfardo. Nowadays,
...More
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