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Tamayo Exhibition Showcases Artist’s Early Paintings

Tamayo Exhibition Showcases Artist’s Early Paintings

The exhibition entitled "Construyendo Tamayo, 1922-1937," which opened here this week at the museum that bears his name, aims to show the first works of this Mexican artist who became one of his nation's preeminent muralists. continue reading »

Check Out: Pablo Picasso’s Home & Studio Can be Yours for $220M

Check Out: Pablo Picasso’s Home & Studio Can be Yours for $220M

The former home of famed Spanish artist, Pablo Picasso, is on the market for $220 Million. Located in Mougins, France, just a few miles north of the French Riviera, Picasso's mas (farmhouse) at Notre-Dame-de-Vie served as the artist's home for the last 12 years of his life. continue reading »

Director To Offer “Un Fin de Semana con Pablo Picasso” in Spanish in California

Director To Offer “Un Fin de Semana con Pablo Picasso” in Spanish in California

For the first time playwright and actor Herbert Siguenza will offer performances in Spanish of his play "Un Fin de Semana con Pablo Picasso" (A Weekend with Pablo Picasso) on the stage Sept. 7 to Oct. 6 at the San Diego Repertory Theater, where he will portray the Spanish painter at his studio in France in 1954. continue reading »

Hispanic Chicago Artist Turns Gang Graffiti into Cultural Art

Hispanic Chicago Artist Turns Gang Graffiti into Cultural Art

A street artist is dedicated to repainting the graffiti daubed by street-gang members around his Chicago neighborhood, transforming the vandalized walls into naturalistic landscapes, continue reading »

STUDY: Uncovering the Mysteries of the Ancient Glaciers of Spain

STUDY: Uncovering the Mysteries of the Ancient Glaciers of Spain

The last glacial maximum was a time when Earth’s far northern and far southern latitudes were largely covered in ice sheets and sea levels were low. Over much of the planet, glaciers were at their greatest extent roughly 20,000 years ago. But according to a study headed by University of Pennsylvania geologist Jane Willenbring, that wasn’t true in at least one part of southern Europe. Due to local effects of temperature and precipitation, the local glacial maximum occurred considerably earlier, around 26,000 years ago. continue reading »

Check Out Chicago’s Own “Queen of Tape” Anna Dominguez

Check Out Chicago’s Own “Queen of Tape” Anna Dominguez

Chicago born artist, Anna Dominguez, has adopted tape as her medium of choice. Calling herself the “Queen of Tape,” Dominguez has created various masterpieces featuring skylines to notable celebrities using only tape. continue reading »

Mayan Sculpture Remains Found in El Salvador’s Cihuatan Archaeological Park

Mayan Sculpture Remains Found in El Salvador’s Cihuatan Archaeological Park

At least 160 fragments of sculptures, possibly of jaguars, were discovered by specialists in the archaeological park of Cihuatan, located in central El Salvador, the Culture Secretariat said. continue reading »

Spanish Artist Takes Sophisticated Portraits of Animals

Spanish Artist Takes Sophisticated Portraits of Animals

Madrid-based advertising and industrial photographer Miguel Vallinas has taken a sophisticated approach to the "animals dressed as humans" trend. continue reading »

Mexico Unveils Exhibition Honoring “Forgotten” Protege of Frida Kahlo

Mexico Unveils Exhibition Honoring “Forgotten” Protege of Frida Kahlo

An exhibition is being held in the capital to pay tribute to Polish-born Mexican artist Fanny Rabel, considered the "forgotten" protege of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. continue reading »

Supporters Hope to Restore Siqueiros Mural in Los Angeles

Supporters Hope to Restore Siqueiros Mural in Los Angeles

A mural by Mexico's David Alfaro Siqueiros that was censored in the United States in 1932 could be restored if art promoters can round up the necessary funding to recover it from beneath layers of paint and cement. continue reading »