Ministerio de Educación y Cultura

Reconquista 535
11100 Montevideo

Minister: María Julia Muñoz

The Ministry of Education and Culture of Uruguay through the National Directorate of Culture is present once again at the ESTE ARTE international fair. Guiding this endeavor since its first edition understanding that one of the components of public policies in the visual arts should be the stimulus of the art market, and also, ESTE ARTE for its permanence and proposal of excellence, wich has become one of the most important milestones for the reaffirmation of this market in the country. A prestigious jury made up of Alicia Haber, Margaret Whyte and Hugo Achugar conferred the Figari 2018 Prize for the artist Marcelo Legrand, with a vast national and international trajectory.

Marcelo Legrand, El mago y la galera, 2012-2018

Artist in ESTE ARTE 2019
Marcelo Legrand (1961, Uruguay)