Montreal; Ottawa: Montreal, Museum of Fine Arts, 4 November, 1999 - 6 February, 2000; Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, 25 February - 21 May 2000, 1999. b/w and color plates, facs., cat., bios/chrons., color pict. fldg. wrps. Item #82078
Published in conjunction with the homonymous exhibition organized in two Canadian venues, this catalogue follows the landmark exhibition of over 270 paintings, sculptures, prints and photographs representing the most comprehensive survey of Mexican art ever taken in Canada. The exhibition corresponds to the first half of the 20th century of Mexican artistic production, a Post-Revolution period of creative renaissance that produced such masters as: Diego Rivera, Rufino Tamayo, Jose Clemente Orozco, David Alfaro Siqueiros, Frida Kahlo amongst others. The exhibition also features sculptors like Luis Otriz Monasterio, Germán Cueto, photographers Tina Modotti, Edward Weston, Manuel Álvarez Bravo and Agustin Jiménez and talented woodcut printmaking members from the Estridentismo and ¡30-30! artistic movements. Issued also in French under title: L'art moderne mexicain: 1900-1950.