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Antonio Berni, Las vacaciones de Juanito, 1972, acrylic, metal, rubber, fabric, and various materials on wood. © José Antonio Berni

Members Tour “Antonio Berni: Juanito and Ramona”

Saturday, Dec 14, 2013
11 a.m. - Noon

Beck Building
5601 Main Street Map & Directions

In the 1950s, artist Antonio Berni embarked on a lifelong project chronicling the lives of two fictitious characters: Juanito Laguna and Ramona Montiel. Berni constructed his iconic protagonists with found materials from Argentina’s slums to expose the plight of the poor and dispossessed. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition "Antonio Berni: Juanito and Ramona."

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Space for these tours is limited, and spots fill up fast. Secure your reservations in advance: or 713.353.1550.