In Spanish: Friday with American Life: Art History from Home

Fridays 12 pm Online, via Zoom

The Mexican avant-garde that emerged after the Revolution inspired American artists to break free from the European aesthetic domination that had hitherto defined their art. Join a talk that will explore different themes taken from the exhibition American Life: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art: 1925-1945 . Participants will be able to comment and ask questions via chat throughout the session, questions will be answered after the 30-minute talk.

The Mexican avant-garde that emerged after the country’s revolution galvanized artists in the United States who were seeking to break free of European aesthetic domination. Join us for a talk exploring themes from Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art, 1925-1945 . During the thirty-minute session, participants are invited to comment and ask questions through a moderated chat for response and discussion after the talk.

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Diego Rivera, Flower Festival: Feast of Santa Anita , 1931. Encaustic on canvas, 78 1/2 × 64 in. (199.3 × 162.5 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York; gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, 1936. © 2020 Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, DF / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Image © The Museum of Modern Art / Licensed by SCALA / Art Resource, New York

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