The Art of the Other Mexico: Sources and Meanings

 

The Art of the Other Mexico: Sources and Meanings, June 18 – Sept 12, 1993

Summary: This exhibition was organized by the Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum and included the works of twenty contemporary Mexican artists from across the U.S. Over seventy new and recent works of art focusing on the themes of family, land and afterlife.

Participating Artists: Celia Alvarez Múñoz, Judy Baca, Santa Contreras Barraza, Carlos A. Cortez, Nicolás de Jesús, Margaret García, Rupert García, Adán Hernández, Ester Hernández, Luis Jiménez Jr., Carmen Lomas Garza, Frank López Motnyk, César Augusto Martínez, Marcos Raya, Patricia Rodríguez, Peter Rodríguez, Rubén Trejo, John Valadez, Patssi Váldez and David Zamora Casas.

Curators: René H. Arceo Frutos, Juana Gúzman, Amalia Mesa-Baines

Organizing Institution: Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum

Displayed at: Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum Original Main Gallery and West Wing.

Traveling exhibition venues: Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City, Ex Convento de Santo Domingo, Oaxaca. Centro Cultural, Tijuana, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, Museo del Barrio, New York and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco.

*Exhibition catalogue published by the Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum.

Friday, June 18, 1993 to Sunday, September 12, 1993