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Nahualli Casa de los Artistas

Calle 60 # 405 | Entre 43 y 45, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 999 928 6566
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Not like the pictures

We went here just because the pictures on TripAdvisor were so inspirational but the reality was an... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Nora T
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Espoo, Finland
Lovely spot

A beautiful home, I felt very lucky to be welcomed into such an inspired space. Really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
Katie E
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In the heart of Merida's Historic Center, Casa Estudio was born and continues to grow. It has evolved into a place where contemporary visual art and the solemn elegance of colonial architecture converge, creating an environment at once original and distinguished for its extensive collection of beautiful and masterfully done paintings, sculpture. drawings and prints.
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  • Average5%
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Calle 60 # 405 | Entre 43 y 45, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

We went here just because the pictures on TripAdvisor were so inspirational but the reality was an ordinary gallery with white walls. The artworks didn't really hit me so it ended up being a five minute visit.

Thank Nora T
Reviewed 1 April 2017

A beautiful home, I felt very lucky to be welcomed into such an inspired space. Really enjoyed walking around and checking out the interesting work. Very talented artists and wonderful hosts. Bonus points for great animals too.

Thank Katie E
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This Home/ artist's studio has stunning, original art and sculpture set in a lovely home. The artist and her daughter were there when we visited and it was a very rare and appreciated experience for me.

Thank catherineh56031
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Melva Medina creates bronze sculptures of strong women with attention to detail that would be home to any museum in New York City. All of her works as well of her husband, Abel Vazquez, tell a story and are amazing. This is the real deal....More

Thank 2TravelersBB
Reviewed 26 January 2017

The art of Melva Medina and her husband Abel Vazquez combines nature and people to reveal and interpret the Mayan/Mexican culture. The gallery is also their home and workshop and I learned that they contribute to their community through educational events and art sharing. I...More

Thank KSCoral
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I am not an art aficionado but the works in this gallery moved me. Melva Medina and her husband Abel Vazquez create from their hearts with a Latin/Mayan soul. Their art is innovative and unique. I am so glad to have visited this gallery!

Thank wardguy
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We happened accidently on this gallery and had the good fortune to meet the artist-owners. Later we discovered their art at the Museum of the city of Merida, very challenging and beautiful.

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I loved this little gallery more than any that I have visited in Merida. The owner and artist is very nice and helpful.

Thank 405kerryanne
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Loved one section of the work of the artist that was on display here when we visited. He turned old Mexican signage into works that included gold leaf and they were wonderful...albeit a bit pricey (the one I liked the most was $3600). There are...More

Thank ChipTravel
Reviewed 15 December 2016

What a great find. I had the opportunity to meet Melva and her daughter the day that we happened upon their gallery as we strolled down the street. All of the artwork and Melva touched me in such an indescribable way. I ended up buying...More

Thank Hangry50
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CandyandLee
1. Are there individual tours? 2. Permit photos? 3. Classes?
14 January 2016|
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Response from Melva M | Property representative |
1. Yes, there is always someone to give information about any art piece or question about the gallery. If you let us know about your visit in advance we can also make a visit to the studio. 2. Photos are allowed 3. At the... More
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