Mexico: A Revolution in Art, 1910-1940
Curator’s Evening Tour
1 July 2013
6.30–7.30pm or 7.30–8.30pm
Tina Modotti, 'Workers Reading El Machete' (detail), c.1929. Platinum print, 7.92 x 10.46 cm. Throckmorton Fine Art, Inc. Photo courtesy by Throckmorton. Fine Art Inc., New York. The turmoil of the Mexican Revolution between 1910 and 1920 brought about an intense period of artistic creativity. This exhibition examines the nature of the art produced in Mexico by Mexican artists and photographers including Diego Rivera and Manuel Alvarez Bravo and their international counterparts such as Edward Burra and Henri Cartier-Bresson.
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