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Address: 1/2mile Southwest from Villa Verde Hotel Heading, 60109, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
+506 8359 5249
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

arte jaguar gallery and studio offers the possibility to meet costarican...

arte jaguar gallery and studio offers the possibility to meet costarican artist Roberto Wesson and his original fine art paintings in the lush cloud forest of monteverde. Wesson is a not only an artist but a naturalist dedicated to a 300 miniature orchid species rescue greenhouse open to visitors. No middle man prices,buy original art directly from the artist.

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Beautiful art

Great art, original and prints. His stuff is all over town as well. Head down the hill for an amazing view from roadside benches if you've got a car.

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Zach G
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Great art, original and prints. His stuff is all over town as well. Head down the hill for an amazing view from roadside benches if you've got a car.

Thank Zach G
Woodinville, Washington
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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

A great opportunity to see a wonderful artist studio with a wide variety of painting styles. We saw some of his art (reproductions mostly) at other galleries in town. So glad that we went to see the original work. Definitely recommend.

Thank dsegleau
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We saw his beautiful signs on the road, and it rang a bell - so we stopped by. The very friendly artist showed us around (and loaned us his binoculars to view a nearby toucan) and explained his work. Great range of works from small originals (30 or 40 usd), standard size high quality prints (40 usd) and large originals... More 

Thank fartoomanyusers
Monteverde, Costa Rica
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Great artist with beautiful painting, very friendly. Location is supreme, huddled up in the forest, with forest all around!

Thank GOErestaurant
Ellicott City, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This gallery was wonderful. The artist is so friendly, explaining his work and answering questions. It's a gem in the jungle, don't miss it.

Thank cmschis
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We heard about this artist from a local and saw some of his artwork in local restaurants -so we stopped by on our way out. He showed us his workshop and gallery. Loved hearing the story behind the pieces- it makes them come alive. We bought 2 prints and they will be cherished for the beauty and inspiration that they... More 

Thank A H
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica
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3 reviews
Reviewed 19 July 2016

After seeing his work in a local coffee shop, we were intrigued and learned his gallery was just a few minutes down the road. RW greeted us personally and took the time to convey his wonderful vision of the connection of nature to his art and specifically the region of Monteverde. We are proud owners of some lovely work soon... More 

Thank beckyslosrs
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Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for art that truly depicts the beauty of monteverde cloud forest , this gallery is definitely worth a visit. My husband and I got to meet the artist in person . He was warm and personable and showed us around his art gallery. His work is a combination of oil paintings and mixed media and is... More 

Thank Mrudula V
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

Located back from the road on lovely grounds, the gallery boasts a wide selection of diverse local arts. Maybe not something for everyone, but interesting range of quality and types of art.

Thank d-milne_writer
los angeles
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

We saw the sign on the road and stopped by. This is not just a gallery, but the studio where the artist works. My daughter bought a few small prints and the artist, Roberto Wesson, told us about his work and even showed us his beautiful wood house next door. Well worth a visit.

Thank mayasl

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