Risking the Abstract: Mexican Modernism and the Art of Gunther Gerzso

 

Risking the Abstract: Mexican Modernism and the Art of Gunther Gerzso, March 19 – June 27, 2004

Summary: The first major exhibition in the 30 years of the art of Mexico’s premiere abstract painter, Gunther Gerzso (1915-2000).  It features over one hundred of the best examples of the artist’s paintings and works-on-paper drawn from both private and institutional collections across Europe, Mexico, and the U.S.
 

Curator: Diana C. du Pont, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Organizing Institution: Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Displayed at: Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum Main Gallery and Torres Gallery. 

Traveling exhibition venues: Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City.

*Exhibition catalogue published.

Friday, March 19, 2004 to Sunday, June 27, 2004