The Company
ARTE Y CULTURA SUCRE is a Company owned by the swiss-bolivian family Hofmann. Together Fredy, Elvy and their son Jonny have been working for years in a cooperation which manufactures and markets indigenous art.

The Business Idea of Arte y Cultura Sucre
With that experience the idea grew to open a gallery and provide modern artists with cultural background of Bolivia and South America the opportunity to show and sell their artworks. The opening of the Gallery "Arte y Cultura Sucre" took place in July 2015.
Opening times:
Monday – Saturday: 09.00 a.m. – 07.30 p.m.
Sunday: 02.00 p.m. – 07.30 p.m.

Street/ Calle Audiencia No. 89
Sucre – Bolivia
Tel. +591 4 6449657
Only one block away from the main square called Plaza 25 de Mayo.

NOVEL, a Swiss watch producer, presents its project “BOLIVIAN EDITION”: automatic mechanical high precision watches with figures from the cultures YAMPARA and JALQ’A on the watch faces, and with wristbands woven by women of the Indigenous Art association INCA PALLAY who realize a union of Swiss and Bolivian culture.
The two directors of NOVEL were in Sucre and used this opportunity to show the production of Swiss watches. During this demonstration also a women was weaving the alpaca fabric for the wristbands. These watches are a worldwide novelty.
The watches will be produced in Switzerland until December. If you are interested, you can make a reservation for one of these limited edition watches (25 units of YAMPARA and 25 of JALQ’A of this BOLIVIAN EDITION). Orders in the first two months, until September, enjoy a 20% discount. Don’t miss this opportunity!
Artists and their Artworks at Arte y Cultura Sucre Gallery
A lot of artists liked the idea and cooperated to make this project reality. In that manner we are able to present artworks made of ceramic, wood, stone and high quality jewelry.
Also great paintings of well known painters like Mamani Mamani, Eusebio Choque, Reinaldo Chavez and talented youngsters from Peru and Ecuador are participating.
And further more we present: Mario Sarabia, an international well known ceramic artist, Ramon Tito with his basalt- and marble statues, Kirah-Design with her rosewood artworks and the jewelry designers and manufactures Churka Design, Julia Sarabia, Zoe-Design and Rosibel who also take part in our Gallery Arte y Cultura Sucre.
We are always aiming to attract local artists and their recent art. So that we are continually being able to offer new art throughout the art scene.
Painting works

Renowned painters such as Mamani Mamani, Eusebio Choque, Reinaldo Chavez and talented young painters from Ecuador and Peru are presenting their works.

Design of valuable Jewelry
From Jewelery artists like: Churka Design, Julia Sarabia, Zoe Design y Rosibel Huete are also participating.

Wooden Objects made by Kirah Design

Our Wood collection is made solely from residual stumps and branches left behind in a well- managed forests. Kirah carefully designed functional objects that follow the shape and form of the raw material. Local The artisans use ancient techniques passed on from previous generations, like hand-carving and lathing to make these pieces.

Ceramic and Stone Objects

Mario Sarabia
is an internationally recognized ceramist.
Ramon Tito with basalt stone statues and marble statues.

Media of Bolivia like: Books, CD and DVD
In the gallery you find photobooks with information about all national parks,
all about the birds of Bolivia, antiques and more.
Antiques like:,
Textiles, tools and antiques.

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Opening times:
Monday – Saturday:
09.00 a.m. – 07.30 p.m.
02.00 p.m. – 07.30 p.m.
Audiencia No. 89
Sucre, Bolivia
Phone: +591 4 6433704
e-mail: hofsch(at)
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