art class

Filete Art and Mate in San Telmo

Filete Art and Mate in San Telmo

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am an Argentine historian and artist. I live in Bs As most iconic neighborhood: San Telmo. I did my PhD in the US in Latin American and Argentine culture and taught courses on Argentine history. I have brought to Bs As many tourist groups for Spanish language immersion and culture experience. Art and cultural history have always been part of these experiences. I have shared with them the…
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What we’ll do

You will immerse yourself in the art of the FILETE PORTEÑO: a decorative art that is part of the Bs As culture. The Art of Filete was created by Italian immigrants at the beginning of the XX century. They started to decorate first charts, then trucks and buses with letters surrounded by flowers, leaves, stylized lines, tapes and many other motives in vivid colors. Later on the FILETEADO became…

What else you should know

You do not need any previous artistic skill to have this experience

What I’ll provide

Food
Selection of sweets and salty paistries
Drinks
Mate
Equipment
all the materials to do your filete piece of art

What to bring

water and confortable clothes
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art class
₹2,075 per person
₹2,075 per person