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Usina del Arte

Agustin Caffarena 1, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Have an event to attend

Visited as part of a conference welcome reception. Performance after introductions by local band... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Doha, Qatar
Quality exhibitions, in a historic building

I went to La Usina del Arte to see Henri Cartier Bresson photo exhibition. Superb !. The historical... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Agustin Caffarena 1, Buenos Aires, Argentina
La Boca
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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
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I went to La Usina del Arte to see Henri Cartier Bresson photo exhibition. Superb !. The historical brick building is very interesting and nice to visit, especially from the outside, and it is especially beautiful at dusk looking at the lit walls from the...More

Thank patbsas2016
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The arquitectura is incredible so are the different expositions that are held in the Usina del Arte. A must see in any visit to BA

Thank Emi P
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This Cultural center is amazing. Beautiful building totally renewed, several activities at the same time, awesome music hall with great performers. Its great, for real. The lowlight, its kind of far from everywhere else and not in an appelling neighbourhood. I've gone walking there from...More

1  Thank thecharlesP
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I couldn't get in, even during hours they advertise they are open. They are really only open during concerts.

1  Thank TomAtAlki
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I been here a couple of time to enjoy different jazz venues. The hall have a great layout with excelente views and, overall, a high quality acoustic design, so it's always a real pleasure to listen music this way. In addition, I have visited a...More

Thank faridsilva
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I went with friends to see "David La chapelle" photographie. Incredible. We be delighted as well with a contemporary dance. Everything is nice. The arquitecture of the place was reformed but keeped the original structure, so is like to stay in a London building. The...More

Thank Amparo Z
Reviewed 24 December 2016

In Buenos Aire's art district, surrounded by street art, this gallery is worth a visit. We walked from San Telmo (about 30-40 minutes) and the neigbourhood seemed safe.

Thank Ric S
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Went to Usina del Arte. We walked from San Thelmo and you get a bit of a feel of the other BA in Boca. The usina was beautifull. But the rooms where to display the art rather small. The trip to the next door building...More

Thank Ernst v
Reviewed 6 December 2016

It´s definitely a must see in Buenos Aires! I really loved it! I went there with a group of friends last week and we got to see the Buenos Aires Jazz festival, which was amazing! I loved the atmosphere, the music, everything is very well...More

Thank Sabrina A
La Boca
A neighbourhood defined by its immigrant roots, La
Boca still maintains this past alive in its streets
today. Due to its proximity to the river, the
neighbourhood 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
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