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Koss Art Gallery

Playa Samara, Costa Rica
+506 2656 0284
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Fabulous

Mr Koss is wonderful. Whenever we chat with him we learn something. His pictures have beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
Nancy C
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Take a Look!

We stopped in as we were walking down the beach. Interesting art and a proprietor who will take... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
JohnC44
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Marietta, GA
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“his life” (3 reviews)
“vivid colors” (2 reviews)
“amazing art” (2 reviews)
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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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+506 2656 0284
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Mr Koss is wonderful. Whenever we chat with him we learn something. His pictures have beautiful vivid colors. Each one's meaning is sometimes a personal experience. It is a short walk but well worth the visit.

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We stopped in as we were walking down the beach. Interesting art and a proprietor who will take time to show you his work. South on the beach about ten minutes from town. Nice destination for an outing.

Thank JohnC44
Reviewed 20 November 2016

just a few step along the beach - you will find a great gallery with pictures they just will touch you. dont miss this visit in Samara!

Thank vm_schaerer
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Jaime's gallery is an oasis you will never forget. His art expresses a lifetime of thoughts, revelations & insights into the human form. It's whimsical, serious, beautiful & everything in between. We count down the days until our return trips to Samara where we can...More

Thank Michele C
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Every trip to Samara, Costa Rica Koss's Art Gallery is on our list of "musts" in places to revisit. The legendary Koss might be in his art gallery/living tiki-like space or he may be taking a walk steps away on the beach...if he is on...More

Thank AtlantaTraveler51
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Rich bold colours. I only brought one of his paintings home. Wish I'd bought more. The art is affordable so it's worth the short walk to his gallery.

Thank marilyn123abc
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Jaime is a very special person. He spent time with me and my daughter (a young artist), sharing stories, thoughts, and the story of how he arrived at this point in his life and artwork. He has such a positive and thoughtful outlook, and it's...More

Thank GinaJ978
Reviewed 11 March 2016

We saw the art but we really enjoyed meeting and talking with the artist, who is fluent in English (had lived in the states) and was intelligent and thoughtful.

Thank ShaneWest
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We stop by to say hello to Koss on all of our visits to Samara. He is a native Costa Rican who has lived all over the world. His art is easily recognizable and unique. We have 4 pieces in our collection hanging on the...More

1  Thank AtlantaTraveler51
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Two years ago I bought two pieces of art from Jamie Koss....I have one piece in my office and one piece in my home...They are bright and full of life and I just love to look at them and also think about my time in...More

1  Thank BarbaraM531962
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