Keepers

 

Keepers, January 20 – October 21, 2012     

Summary: Explore the concept of what or who a “keeper” is through these representative objects chosen from every aspect and era of the Permanent Collection.  This is the recent acquisition debut at the National Museum of Mexican Art for each one of these captivating works with an emphasis on artists from Chicago, the West Coast and throughout Mexico.

Participating Artists:  Marco Abarca, Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Hugo Brehme, Leonard Buschman, Federico Cantú, Raul Cardoza, Alfonso Castillo, Mario Castillo, Jesús Castro, Carlos Cortéz, Nicolás de Jesús, Yvonne Domenge , Helen Escobedo, Esperanza Gama, Jaime “Germs” Zacarias, Alberto Gironella, Juan Y. Badia, Gorky González, Gronk, José Guerrero, William Henry Jackson, Sarah Jiménez Vernis, Guillermo Kahlo, Ronald Krajewski, Alma López, Analu López, Gilbert “Magú” Luján, Fredy Jesús Mauricio, Carlos Mérida, Laura Molina, Oscar Moya, Navarro, Mark Nelson, Panduro-Nuñez Family, José Patricio, Bulmaro Pérez Mendoza, Reynaldo Quezada, Adolfo Quinteros, Alejandro Rangel Hidalgo, Marcos Raya, Miguel Angel Reyes, Floriberta Reyes Gómez Cruz, Favianna Rodríguez, Alejandro Romero, Betsabeé Romero, Frank Romero, Victoriano Salgado Morales, Filemón Santiago, Linda Vallejo, Kathy Vargas, Inocencio Vásquez, José Velázquez, Gabriel Villa, Francisco Zúñiga, and several anonymous works

Curator:  Rebecca D. Meyers

Organizing Institution:  National Museum of Mexican Art

Displayed at: National Museum of Mexican Art Rubin & Paula Torres Gallery

Friday, January 20, 2012 to Sunday, October 21, 2012