David Lamelas

David Lamelas (b.1946, Buenos Aires, Argentina) lives and works between Los Angeles, USA, Paris, France, and Buenos Aires. He represented Argentina at the 9th São Paulo Biennial, 1967, where he received the Sao Paulo Biennial Award, and at the 34th Venice Biennial, 1968. Recently, he has had solo exhibitions at MoMA, New York, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, and the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, and later this year he will be the subject of a film screening at the Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK. His solo exhibition at Sprüth Magers, Berlin, runs until 2 April.

Q. If you could live with only one piece of art what would it be? A. Las Meninas (1656), my first art-love. 

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