1935 - 2021
Born in Iquitos (PE).
The oeuvre of Peruvian-born artist Maria Teresa Burga Ruiz has ever since the 1960s occupied an important place within Latin-American art. Her work casts a critical eye upon the way that everyday human life is schematisized, categorized and controlled.
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Teresa Burga, Autorretrato. Estructura. Informe, 9.6.1972 [Self-Portrait. Structure. Report, 9.6.1972], 1972. Installation, installation with drawings, photos, documents, electrocardiogram results, phonocardiogram results, luminous object and sound., approx. 12 linear meters.
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14 August 2015 - 31 January 2016.
The M HKA collection is always expanding. With Recent acquisitions, M HKA showcased purchases that help shape our excisting collection. When
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The M HKA’s contemporary art collection has grown thanks to a combination of acquisitions, donations and long-term loans from various public
Aanwinsten 2013 [Acquisit...
In 2013 the collection was reinforced by contributions from the international avant-garde active in our region in the Sixties and Seventies,