Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil – MACG

Founded in 1974 in Mexico City, the museum features contemporary and experimental art by young artists.

Located in South Mexico City, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil  is named after the collector Dr. Alvar Carrillo Gil and it is directed by Vania Rojas. It mainly focuses on the display of his collection consisting mainly of works by José Clemente Orozco, David Alfaro Siqueiros and Diego Rivera.

The museum also features contemporary and experimental art by young artists.

Contacts & Details
tue, wed, thu, fri, sat, sun 10:00 am – 6:00 pm


T: +52 55 8647 5450
W: Website

Av. Revolucion 1608, San Ángel Delegación Álvaro Obregón

Past Exhibitions
Julião Sarmento: Una forma extrema de privacidad
The Carrillo Gil Museum of Art presents the first Julião Sarmento exhibition in Mexico, Una forma extrema...
09 Apr 2013 - 13 Sep 2013
Eugenio Ampudia: The Future does not belong to anyone yet
Eugenio Ampudia is one of the most recognized Spanish artists. In this exhibition at Museo de Arte...
29 Jan 2016 - 11 May 2016
Emancipated Matter, Informalists in Mexico
The exhibition Emancipated Matter, Informalists in Mexico at Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil aims to make...
30 Oct 2015 - 30 Mar 2016
Eugenio Ampudia: El Futuro No Es De Nadie Todavía
Eugenio Ampudia is currently one of the most renowned Spanish artists. His work delves under a critical...
29 Jan 2016 - 22 May 2016
Resonances from the Garden of Delights. An Aural Experience and of Entropy
The Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil – MACG presents the group show “Resonances from the Garden of...
13 May 2016 - 25 Sep 2016
After landscape, abstraction
Although Carrillo Gil chose from the mid-fifties the abstract language and favored the artists featured...
25 Nov 2016 - 12 Mar 2017
La Mirada Gráfica. Estampas Modernas en la Colección Carrillo Gil / The graphic look. Modern prints in the Carrillo Gil Collection
Posters, engravings, books, magazines and correspondences that demonstrate the personal, modern and...
25 Nov 2016 - 12 Mar 2017
Víctor Fosado: With a thousand devils on horseback
The Museum of Art Carrillo Gil presents the Víctor Fosado‘s solo show “With a thousand devils...
21 Oct 2016 - 08 Jan 2017
Darío Villalba. Obras 1974-2015
“Darío Villalba. Obras 1974 – 2015” features for the first time in Mexico a selection...
03 Feb 2017 - 14 May 2017
Enrique Echeverría: Con Ojos Puramente Plásticos y Mirada Universal
The exhibition “Con Ojos Puramente Plásticos y Mirada Universal” gathers works from Enrique Echeverría’s...
08 Dec 2017 - 25 Feb 2018
Gerardo Monsivais. El Camino Diletante
The roads are infinite, they reach the end of the world, to the root of the darkness, or rather, the...
02 Feb 2018 - 01 May 2018
Carolina Villanueva. Bobitos Alrededor del Foco
Carolina Villanueva presents the pictorial possibilities that the interfaces of digital social networking...
02 Feb 2018 - 01 May 2018
Modos de Ver
The Program BBVA – MACG organises biannually artists resident in México to participate in an formative...
26 Jan 2018 - 01 Apr 2018
7102. Fantasma Semiótico Situacionista
“7102. Fantasma Semiótico Situacionista” brings together the work of fifteen artists and...
02 Feb 2018 - 13 May 2018
¿Dónde está el diseño italiano?
“¿Dónde está el diseño italiano? (Where is the Italian Design?)” highlights the history...
26 Oct 2018 - 03 Mar 2019
Memorias de la Ira. Arte y Violencia en la Colección de Arte Contemporáneo del Museo de Arte de Lima-MALI
The exhibition “Memorias de la Ira. Arte y Violencia en la Colección de Arte Contemporáneo del...
12 Oct 2018 - 10 Feb 2019
La Exposición Pendiente
“La Exposición Pendiente (The Pending Exhibition)” reconstructs the vicissitudes connected...
07 Dec 2018 - 05 May 2019