MEXICO MODERN "ART, COMMERCE, AND CULTURAL EXCHANGE"

por MELLINS, THOMAS

HIRMER VERLAG MUNCHEN

MEXICO MODERN "ART, COMMERCE, AND CULTURAL EXCHANGE"

ISBN: 978-3-7774-2856-7
Fecha de la edición: 2017
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Encuadernación: CARTONE
Nº Pág.: 176

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Resumen del libro

At the beginning of the 20th century a lively and profitable exchange developed between artists in the United States and Mexico. The Americans were full of enthusiasm for the Mexican synthesis of history and modernity and their social commitment, which contrasted strongly with the consumer culture in the U.S. The Mexican artists in turn found important financiers across the border. The volume shows through paintings, drawings, photographs and graphical works from the Harry Ransom Center in Austin and other important museums how this intercultural network brought forth a large number of world-famous artists.



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