May 14, 2013

Antonio Berni's 108th Birthday

Antonio Berni's 108th Birthday

Delesio Antonio Berni (14 May 1905 – 13 October 1981) was a figurative artist born in Rosario, Argentina. He is associated with Nuevo Realismo, a Latin American extension of social realism. His work, including a series of Juanito Laguna collages depicting poverty and the effects of industrialization in Buenos Aires, has been exhibited around the world.
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