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Mexico 1900-1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, José Clemente Orozco and avant-garde

Exhibition March 12 − July 16, 2017
A major retrospective of Mexican art of the first half of the 20th century was opened on March 8th in the Dallas Museum of art.
Exhibition "Mexico 1900-1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, José Clemente Orozco and avant-garde"is a dialogue between the viewer and Mexican art with its uniqueness, grandeur and desire for freedom.
The exhibition includes more than 200 works, including paintings, sculptures, photographs, drawings.
The traveling exhibition showcases works by the titans of the Mexican avant-garde, and also their less famous colleagues, including works by little-known women artists.
Among the authors whose works are included in the exhibition one can find Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Jose Clemente Orozco, Roberto Montenegro, Angel Zarraga, Tina Modotti, David Alfaro Siqueiros and others.
The aim of the exhibition is to show the history and development of modern Mexico and its cultural identity. Perfectly matched with the exhibits the show visualizes the way Mexican art of the twentieth century is connected to the international avant-garde, emphasizing its incredible features associated with the cultural differences of Mexico.
Before its opening in Dallas, "Mexico 1900-1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Jose Clemente Orozco and the avant-garde" exhibition was open in Paris, where it aroused great interest among the audience.