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Title Paint the Revolution : Mexican Modernism, 1910-1950 / edited by Matthew Affron, Mark A. Castro, Dafne Cruz Porchini, Renato González Mello ; with essays by Matthew Affron [and others].

Publication Info. Philadelphia, PA : Philadelphia Museum of Art ; Mexico City : Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes ; New Haven : In association with Yale University Press, 2016.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  759.972 PAI    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st edition.
Description xv, 411 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
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Note Published on the occasion of the exhibition, held at Philadelphia Museum of Art, October 25, 2016 - January 8, 2017; Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, February 3 - April 30, 2017; and Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, June - September 2017.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 386-393) and index.
Contents Modern art and Mexico, 1910-1950 -- Plates. Modernism and Mexicanidad -- Paint the Revolution -- In the city -- Paint the USA -- In times of war -- Essays. Witnessing revolution, forging a nation / Robin Adèle Greeley -- "Everything was for the Revolution": muralism at the Ministry of Public Education / Dafne Cruz Porchini -- La Gráfica: outlets and workshops / Renato González Mello -- The best Maugard drawing method and a new generation of artists / Mireida Velázquez -- Mexico estridentista / Lynda Klich -- Tales of the city: the contemporáneos and modern Mexican art / Mark A. Castro -- Syllable, word, discourse: Mexican photography between Abstraction and Montage, 1910-1950 / Laura González Flores -- North of the border: exhibiting and collecting modern Mexican art in the United States / Joseph J. Rishel -- Mexican muralism in the United States in the early 1930s: the social, the real, and the modern / Anna Indych-López -- State ritual, mass politics, or mythopoesis? The many modalities of Mexican muralism, 1929-1950 / Mary K. Coffey -- Surrealism in Mexico: tensions and encounters / Rita Eder -- The rhetoric of light: fables of power and allegories of desire in Mexican film from the 1930s / Juan Solís -- Architecture and avant-garde practice in Mexico, 1928-1950 / Daniel Garza Usabiaga.
Subject Modernism (Art) -- Mexico -- Exhibitions.
Painting, Mexican -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Mural painting and decoration, Mexican -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Art, Mexican -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Art and war -- Exhibitions.
Art and revolutions -- Mexico -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Affron, Matthew (Art museum curator), editor, writer of supplementary textual content.
Castro, Mark A., editor.
Cruz Porchini, Dafne, editor.
González Mello, Renato, editor.
Philadelphia Museum of Art, issuing body, organizer, host institution.
Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes (Mexico), issuing body, organizer, host institution.
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, host institution.
ISBN 9780876332719 (PMA)
0876332718 (PMA)
9780300215229 (Yale)
0300215223 (Yale)
9786076054024 (INBA/MPBA)
6076054026 (INBA/MPBA)

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