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MUSEO DEL PALACIO DE BELLAS ARTES


América Latina: arte y confrontación 1910 – 2010
(Group exhibition), Curated by Gerardo Mosquera at Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City; January 27 - April 10, 2011.

 


El museo de Bellas Artes prepara cuatro magnas exposiciones La Jornada; Mexico 08/02, 2010.

... The exhibition 'Art and Confrontation: Latin American Art 1910-2010', conceived for February 2011, "reflection of what happened in Latin American art from our perspective", curatorial committee which is chaired by Gerardo Mosquera, the renowned art critic of Cuban origin
he decided to do this review of Latin America and its association with social crises.

The exhibition begins with the murals, You have this plastic complaint against or in favor of situations, as were Diego Rivera and José Clemente Orozco. They have borrow more than 200 works in museums in Brazil, Paraguay and Colombia. Are the names of known and established artists as Fernando Botero, who is exhibiting critical periods made in the 70's of last century.

Also, there is great emphasis in the 80's and into the present: what has been given what has happened, what happened to Latin American artists who traveled. There will be installations, films, created on purpose. There will be an academic symposium worked with the Center for Latin American Studies at the National Autonomous University of Mexico. Then, Arts and confrontation ... travel to the state of Coahuila, and the cities of Bogota and Medellin in Colombia, and Paris.