Manzana 1 Espacio de Arte

Co -founder
Manzana 1 Espacio de Arte is a non profit art space in Santa Cruz, Bolivia founded in 2005 by Ejti Stih, Juan Bustillos and Valia Carvalho. Manzana 1 occupies a historical building in the city center which had been abandoned for many years. Since its opening, the space has become one of the most visited visual art centers in the country, with an average of 8000 visitors per month. Manzana 1 holds exhibitions each month showcasing the works of national  and international artists; further, the space hosts several events such as an international sculptors´ workshop, theater, children activities and performances.