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Title Modern masters from Latin America : the Pérez Simón collection / edited by Roxana Velásquez Martínez del Campo ; with essays by Rocío G. Guerrero Mondoño, Gerardo Mosquera, Roxana Velásquez Martínez del Campo.

Publication Info. [San Diego, California] : The San Diego Museum of Art, [2017]
Madrid, Spain : Ediciones El Viso, [2017]


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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.98 MOD    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage    759.98 MOD    Available
Description 205 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 31 cm
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Note Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name held at The San Diego Museum of Art, October 21, 2017-March 11, 2018.
"[P]art of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles, taking place from September 2017 through January 2018 ..."--Colophon.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-205).
Contents Director's foreword -- Collector's foreword -- Identity of a Thousand Faces / Roxana Veláquez Martínez del Campo -- Art from Latin American / Gerardo Mosquera -- Artistic Latin Americanisms: Latin American Geo-Aesthetic Spaces of Enunciation / Rocío G. Guerrero Mondoño -- I. Landscape -- National Identity -- New Worlds / Rocío G. Guerrero Mondoño -- II. The Avant-Garde Explosion -- The Latin American Diaspora -- Urban Iconography / Rocío G. Guerrero Mondoño -- III. Breaking Boundaries: Post-1960s Diversity & Dystopia -- Ruptures -- Transgressions / Rocío G. Guerrero Mondoño -- Artist Biographies / Rocío G. Guerrero Mondoño -- Bibliography -- Exhibition credits -- Photography credits.
Event "Modern Masters from Latin America: the Pérez Simón Collection" : October 21, 2017-March 11, 2018, The San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, California, United States.
Summary This catalogue will accompany the exhibition that will take place at the San Diego Museum of the Arts, celebrating the multifaceted history of Latin American modernism with an exhibition given by one of the most important private collections in the world. "Modern Masters from Latin America: The Pérez Simón Collection" traces the trajectory from the late 1800s to the first decade of our century, expressing the work of seminal figures from countries such as Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Mexico, Peru, Brazil and Uruguay. Among the artists participating in this exhibition are Fernando Botero, Alfredo Castañeda, Pedro Figari, Gunther Gerzso, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Frida Kahlo, Wifredo Lam, Roberto Matta, Alfredo Ramos Martinez, Diego Rivera, Kazuya Sakai, David Alfaro Siqueiros, Jesús Rafael Soto, Lino Eneas Spilimbergo, Rufino Tamayo and Joaquín Torres-García.
Subject Pérez Simón, Juan Antonio -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Painting, Latin American -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Painting, Latin American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Painting, Latin American -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Painting, Latin American -- Themes, motives.
Painting -- Private collections -- Mexico -- Exhibitions.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Velásquez Martínez del Campo, Roxana, editor, contributor.
Guerrero, Rocío, contributor.
Mosquera, Gerardo, contributor.
San Diego Museum of Art, issuing body, publisher, host institution.
Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA (Project).
ISBN 9780937108574 (The San Diego Museum of Art)
093710857X (The San Diego Museum of Art)
9788494746666 (Ediciones El Viso)
8494746669 (Ediciones El Viso)

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