(1905 - 1982)
Francisco Narvaez was active/lived in Venezuela. Francisco Narvaez is known for painting and sculpture.
After completing his studies at the former school of Fine Arts in Caracas (1922-1928), Narváez moved to Paris to study sculpture at
the Julian Academy (1928-1931). Upon his return to Venezuela in 1931, he opened his studio in Catia, a working class quarter of Caracas (1931-1943). Narváez taught sculpture and modeling at the new Escuela de Bellas Artes in Caracas, where he served as director from 1953-1956. His style evolved from figuration to a progressively pure abstraction.
He has exhibited widely (including an important exhibition in 1977 at the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo in Caracas), and is also well represented in a series of public and architectural monuments in Caracas and other Venezuelan cities. Am ... Displaying 750 of 897 characters.