Tag: Rivera

Boston College’s art museum receives a $20 million gift of paintings by Sargent, Rivera and Picasso

The McMullen Museum of Art at Boston College has received its most significant gift ever: a trove that includes 27 paintings by acclaimed artists including Pablo Picasso, John Singer Sargent and Mary Cassatt — along with three works on paper, including one by Diego Rivera.Diego Rivera, "Family" (1934), Ink on paper. (Courtesy Boston College)Peter Lynch, vice chairman of Fidelity Management and a graduate of ...

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San Francisco Art Institute chair steps down in wake of controversy over proposed Diego Rivera mural sale

The San Francisco Art Institute nearly closed for good in 2020 Courtesy of bart.gov The San Francisco Art Institute announced on Friday that Pam Rorke Levy, who has served as the board chair since 2018, will be resigning her post and is to be replaced by photographer and SFAI-alum Lonnie Graham. Levy’s resignation follows a tumultuous year for the 150-year-old art school, which nearly ...

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Denver Art Museum to host Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera traveling exhibit | Arts & Entertainment

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera are surely one of the art world’s greatest power couples.Denver Art Museum presents works by the wife and husband in the traveling exhibit “Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Mexican Modernism from the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection.” Also featured are works by their contemporaries: Lola Alvarez Bravo, Gunther Gerzso, María Izquierdo and Carlos Mérida. It opens Sunday and runs ...

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