San Luis Potosí, Mexico — The Northeast (and Central Highlands)
Germán Gedovius Gallery
Germán Gedovius fue uno de los mejores artistas académicos de finales del siglo XIX. De origen alemán, recién nacido migró con su familia a San Luis Potosí. Estudió en la Academia de Munich y trabajó como profesor de pintura en la Academia de San Carlos de la Ciudad de México, estando en contacto con su terruño adoptivo donde vivían gran cantidad de familiares. Gozó de gran fama nacional e internacional debido a su habilidad para el retrato.
La Galería Germán Gedovius se encuentra en el Teatro de la Paz y da cabida a importantes exposiciones de arte. Es sede del Premio Estatal “20 de Noviembre” de Pintura.
Germán Gedovius Gallery
Germán Gedovius was one of the best academic artists at the end of the 19th century, Originally from Germany, he was a baby when his family came to live in San Luis Potosí. He studied at the Academy of Munich and worked as a painting professor in the Academy of San Carlos in Mexico City, where he was in contact with his adoptive land where a great deal of relatives lived. He enjoyed great
The Germán Gedovius Gallery is in the Teatro de la Paz and accommodates important art exhibitions. It is the seat of the “20 de Noviembre” State Prize for painting.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Man-Made Features.
Location. 22° 9.044′ N, 100° 58.424′ W. Marker is in San Luis Potosí. Marker is on Vicente Guerrero just east of Villerias, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Luis Potosí 78000, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Teatro de la Paz (within shouting distance of this marker); Museum of Masks (within shouting distance of this marker); Viceregal Art Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Temple of Carmen and Ex-Convent of the Barefoot Carmelite Religious Order (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); San Agustin Temple (about 90 meters away); Temple and Ex-Convent of San Agustín (about 120 meters away); San Agustín Temple (about 120 meters away); Española Bookstore (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Luis Potosí.
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