17 February 2017, Friday / 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Art of Fernando Botero

Speaker: Mr. Felipe Botero

Mr. Felipe Botero

The talk by Mr. Felipe Botero is an intimate insight into the renowned Colombian artist, Master Fernando Botero, his grandfather. He shares his experiences of growing up as a member of the Botero family and working with Master Botero in the production of his exhibitions in China in 2016 and 2017.  Master Botero’s career spanned more than 60 years, Felipe also talks about the aesthetic convictions that underlie his grandfather’s artistic style and the evolution of his manner of painting, drawing and sculpting.