Gallery Talk

Breaking Ground: 20th-Century Latin American Art at the Norton Simon Museum

Blue Boy with the Banana, 1931
Diego Rivera
Mexican, 1886-1957
Oil on canvas
36 x 21-5/8 in. (91.4 x 54.9 cm)
Norton Simon Museum, The Blue Four Galka Scheyer Collection
P.1953.315
© 2013 Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D.F. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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Breaking Ground: 20th-Century Latin American Art at the Norton Simon Museum

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker: Lynn LaBate, Head of Education, Norton Simon Museum
Type: Gallery Talk

Join exhibition organizer Lynn LaBate for a viewing of Breaking Ground: 20th-Century Latin American Art at the Norton Simon Museum. LaBate, the Museum’s head of education, discusses how many of the artists represented in the exhibition have broken through the perceived notion of Latin American art as folkloric, exotic or decorative.


Meets in Entrance Gallery | The program is free with admission and limited to 25 participants. | Please sign up at the Information Desk no later than 15 minutes prior to each session.