9th- LATIN AMERICA. MEXICAN MURALISM: Tech tool workshop. Bim III. 2012-2013
Muralism• Mexican muralism was the promotion of mural paintingstarting in the 1920s, generally with social and politicalmessages as part of efforts to reunify the country under thepost Mexican Revolution government. It was headed by “thebig three” painters, Diego Rivera, José Clemente Orozco andDavid Alfaro Siqueiros. Rufino Tamayo was a significantmuralist as well.• From the 1920s to about 1970s a large number of murals withnationalistic, social and political messages were created onpublic buildings, starting a tradition which continues to thisday in Mexico and has had impact in other parts of theAmericas, including the United States where it served asinspiration for the Chicano Mural Movement.Taken from Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican_muralism
DIEGO RIVERALa Creación. Anfiteatro Simón Bolívar, México
DIEGO RIVERAEl Hombre en el Cruce de Caminos. Palacio de Bellas Artes de México.
DIEGO RIVERALa vida de los aztecas. Palacio Tlatelolco, Ciudad de México