Carlos Paez Vilaro

About Carlos Paez Vilaro

Birth Day: November 1, 1923
Birth Place: Montevideo, Uruguay
Died On: Feb 24, 2014 (age 90)
Birth Sign: Scorpio

Carlos Paez Vilaro Net Worth

Carlos Paez Vilaro was bornon November 1, 1923 in Montevideo, Uruguay. Abstract artist who became known for his multimedia work as a potter, painter, sculptor, muralist, writer, composer, and conductor. His "Roots of Peace" mural was commissioned by the Organization of American States in Washington, D.C., in 1959.
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About

Abstract Artist who became known for his multimedia work as a potter, Painter, Sculptor, muralist, Writer, Composer, and Conductor. His "Roots of Peace" mural was commissioned by the Organization of American States in Washington, D.C., in 1959.

Before Fame

He worked as a printing apprentice in Buenos Aires after discovering an interest in drawing in 1939. He was interested in Afro-Uruguayan culture and settled in Mediomundo, Montevideo's black neighborhood.

Trivia

He believed that his best work was created for the San Isidro Chapel.

Family Life

He was married to Madelón Rodríguez Gómez, with whom he had three children.

Associated With

He and Christian Rauch were both gifted Sculptors.