Archives: 2016: Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States
Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States
Weatherspoon Art Museum
Date:
30 January - 01 May 2016
Venue:
500 Tate Street Greensboro, NC 27413 North Carolina, USA

Drawn from the University of Miami's Lowe Art Museum collection, "Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States" explores the rich visual dialogue that occurred across the two Americas between 1919 and 1979. Included are 70 significant artists from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Puerto Rico, the United States, Uruguay, and Venezuela. The objects are grouped into 5 thematic sections: Mexican Muralism and Its Legacy; The Female Muse: Class, Gender, Race; Abstract Expressionism: A Pan American Language; Modernist Photography: Pan American Exchanges; and Geometric Abstraction and Its Legacy.

The exhibition features Carlos Cruz-Diez's Physichromie 577.

Carlos Cruz-Diez, Physichromie 577, 1972, 70 x 70 cm.

For more information visit: www.weatherspoon.uncg.edu

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