Botero at Berkeley

Fernando Botero with one of his Abu Ghraib works at Berkeley, September 2009. (Photo by Jim Block.)
Fernando Botero with one of his Abu Ghraib works at Berkeley, September 2009. (Photo by Jim Block.)

In 2007, the Center for Latin American Studies brought Fernando Botero, Latin America's most famous living artist, and his "Abu Ghraib" collection to UC Berkeley.

Mr. Botero, citing Berkeley's legacy of supporting free speech, donated a large part of that series of works to the university.

More about Botero in Berkeley

The new Botero in Berkeley website is currently under construction.  If you have any questions, please contact Greg Louden (galadan(at)berkeley.edu).