Ocula City Guide Buenos Aires Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina, has a wealth of galleries and museums, as well as a vibrant contemporary art scene and many good dealer galleries. The Museum of Modern Art (MAMBA) has a collection of Argentine and international works from the 1940's to 1960's, whilst the Buenos Aires Museum of Contemporary Art (MACBA) is dedicated to international and local contemporary art. Buenos Aires also hosts a biennial and an international art fair, arteBA, the largest in Latin America with over 100 exhibitors. A particular characteristic of the scene in BA is a long tradition of collective art practice and political activism.
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Buenos Aires. Image courtesy of the Government of Buenos Aires City.