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Juan Gavazzo

Full name: Juan Manuel Gavazzo Buchardo
Gender: Male
Born: December 13, 1888 in Gualeguaychú, Entre Ríos, Argentina
Died: April 14, 1965 in Meudon, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Country: ARG Argentina
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Juan Gavazzo was a painter, decorator and sculptor, who lived in Paris from 1915-25. He was considered one of the main importers of Modern Art in Argentina. His paintings (portraits and still lifes) were marked by a strong use of color. Gavazzo studied at the Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando in Madrid and the Académie Ranson in Paris. From 1925-52 he represented his home country in Europe as a Diplomat serving in Spain, France, Great Britain, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Yugoslavia. As a painter he received several awards in Argentina.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 43 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Unknown Event Argentina ARG AC hors concours
1932 Summer 43 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Unknown Event Argentina ARG AC hors concours

Mixed Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 43 Los Angeles Art Competitions Argentina Final Standings AC hors concours La Chasse
1932 Summer 43 Los Angeles Art Competitions Argentina Final Standings AC hors concours La Peche
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