Category Archives: Mexican Muralism

Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art, 1925–1945 | Whitney Museum of American Art

Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art, 1925–1945 | Whitney Museum of American Art — Read on whitney.org/exhibitions/vida-americana

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The stunning (and underappreciated) Mexican influence on American art | America Magazine

In the early 20th century, American artists were intoxicated by the way Mexican muralists transformed their people’s struggle for justice into narrative imagery. — Read on http://www.americamagazine.org/arts-culture/2020/04/15/stunning-and-underappreciated-mexican-influence-american-art-whitney-museum

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Review: ‘Vida Americana’ at the Whitney Museum of American Art – ARTnews.com

Dennis Zhou’s review of ‘Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art, 1925-1945’ at the Whitney Museum in New York. — Read on http://www.artnews.com/art-in-america/aia-reviews/vida-americana-whitney-mexican-muralism-1202681198/

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The Hidden Gem of The New School: The Orozco Room – The New School Free Press

The Hidden Gem of The New School: The Orozco Room – The New School Free Press — Read on http://www.newschoolfreepress.com/2020/03/31/the-hidden-gem-of-the-new-school-the-orozco-room/

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Upending Trump, Whitney Museum rewrites American history | Painting | Al Jazeera

A new exhibition changes the term ‘American’ in the phrase ‘American art’, to which Whitney is institutionally devoted. — Read on http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/200312200831021.html

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The Mexican Muralists Had a Vital Influence on US Art. Can Their Revolutionary Approach Offer Lessons for the Present?

“Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art, 1925-1945” at the Whitney reclaims the Mexican influences on American modernism. — Read on news.artnet.com/exhibitions/vida-americana-mexican-muralists-whitney-1786695

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How Mexico’s Muralists Lit a Fire Under U.S. Artists – The New York Times

A stupendous show at the Whitney Museum explores the profound impact of Mexican painters — the meeting and mingling that enriched American culture. — Read on http://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/20/arts/design/vida-americana-mexican-muralists-whitney.html

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The Lasting Influence of Mexico’s Great Muralists | The New Yorker

Diego Rivera, José Clemente Orozco, and David Alfaro Siqueiros created a movement with galvanizing effects north of the border. — Read on http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2020/03/02/the-lasting-influence-of-mexicos-great-muralists

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4′ Video on Jose Guadalupe Posada

https://news.wttw.com/2019/07/30/exhibit-digs-satire-and-skeletons-legendary-printmaker-posada

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The Mexican Murals that no one visits

At this market are Mexico City’s best murals, which almost no one visits

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