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Feb
25
Monday
Feb
25
Mon
Learn/Aprender :: Lecture-Talk/Conferencia
TALK: MEXICAN MODERN ART, 1930 to 1970
5:00 PM
Oaxaca Lending Library
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TALK: MEXICAN MODERN ART, 1930 to 1970
Presented by John Harvey Williams

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 5 PM

MX$90 (M) MX$130 (NM)
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his presentation will cover the early modernists such as Carlos Orozco Romero and Rufino Tamayo, followed by the post WWII RUPTURA movement. Many well know Oaxacans were very important in this movement such as Rodolfo Nieto and Francisco Toledo.
John has BA from the University of Texas in Art History where he was a student of Linda Schiele, Richard Townsend and Terrance Grieder among other internationally recognized experts in the field of Mesoamerican Art History and was a long time protege of the late Dr. Thomas Mabry Cranfill the author of IMAGES OF MEXICO, University of Texas Press 1968. John has continued to study and explore since his graduation from UT in 1978. He is a naturalized Mexican Citizen and completely bilingual and bicultural.
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Age Group: All Ages
Venue: Oaxaca Lending Library
Address: 519 Pino Suarez, Centro Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca 68000
Phone: 9515169715

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