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Usina del Arte

Agustin Caffarena 1, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4909-2076
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An Electric Usina was converted into a modern art and music place

An Electric Usina was converted into a huge place to listen music as the Philarmonic of Buenos... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Excellent conversion of a redundant building

I went to two very good free concerts here on a Friday evening. It's a bit out of the way but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“free concerts” (8 reviews)
“power plant” (7 reviews)
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Agustin Caffarena 1, Buenos Aires, Argentina
La Boca
+54 11 4909-2076
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An Electric Usina was converted into a huge place to listen music as the Philarmonic of Buenos Aires and to visit as an art gallery. Sometimes they perform jazz or rock shows too.

Thank Viajera561
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to two very good free concerts here on a Friday evening. It's a bit out of the way but worth the trouble. Several good quality performance spaces. Check out the website for What's On.

Thank MLH46
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Went to watch the World Tango Championships 2017. Great dance hall with good seating. There's a large hall where a Milonga took place. Super tango music for whoever wanted to join in. Rather nice having a venue of this quality in this neighborhood. I walked...More

Thank gillian m
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I went to this place for a concert from work. It is modern and recently renovated. It is ok but don't go beyond your way to visit it.

Thank Salomoi
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The architecture is marvellous and also the programs. There is a small coffe shop. There musical functions are very good here, good acustic! Just a bit far out the centre and this area is DANGEROUS by night ....

Thank Ferdie69
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

If you love tango and pass by during championships then you have to spend time there. Many activities and events are organized.

Thank 270GianlucaP
Reviewed 20 July 2017

It is an old electric usine that has been recycled as a place for performances and art shows. Check what are they showing and also if they have a show.

Thank Monica N
Reviewed 12 July 2017

It has two auditorium with excellent accoustic. All brand new wooden walls and stage. Many different shows changing weekly. Be careful when leaving the premises after a show if it is dark, because the area is not safe. call a cab. Do not go walking...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Visited as part of a conference welcome reception. Performance after introductions by local band was overall excellent. Large reception area for drinks and canapés. A little further off the beaten track, not sure there is much to see without an actual event on. Our taxi...More

Thank FizzicJim
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I went to La Usina del Arte to see Henri Cartier Bresson photo exhibition. Superb !. The historical brick building is very interesting and nice to visit, especially from the outside, and it is especially beautiful at dusk looking at the lit walls from the...More

Thank patbsas2016
La Boca
A neighbourhood defined by its immigrant roots, La
Boca still maintains this past alive in its streets
today. Due to its proximity to the river, the
neighbourhood became the preferred settling area for
immigrants of a wide variety of origins, who ended up
living together in the conventillos. Thus, these
houses became a melting pot of different cultures and
traditions that birthed creations like tango and
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