He received many awards during his career.
Without a systematic art training, Pacheco Altamirano is an instinctive painter turns intensely on the web the primary sensations of nature.
Immortalized Angelmó ( Puerto Montt ) in countless paintings. In honor of this, a street named after him located on said creek. In 1964 he donated to his hometown a gallery made by him, which is currently in great decline. There are several creeks in Chile named in his honor.
It was Chile's Cultural Attache in France in 1952 . That same year he was named Honorary Member of the International Federation of Arts, Sciences and Literature of the United Nations . In 1956he was appointed Cultural Attaché at the Embassy of Chile in London . During the fifties out in various parts of Europe . The focus of the work of Pacheco Altamirano are marine and harbor scenes.
His works can be seen in museums and capital already mentioned and in other places like Philadelphia , Mexico City , Ankara , Istanbul , Tokyo . The French government acquired one of his paintings to the Museum of Modern Art in Paris while another, "vacation" was acquired by the Museum of Modern Art in New Delhi . Thus, vessels Angelmó and Chiloé are now anchored in the most important museums in the world.