Thursday Summer Fun

Diego Rivera: Message on a Wall

The Flower Vendor (Girl with Lilies), 1941
Diego Rivera 
Mexican, 1886-1957
Oil on masonite
48 x 48 in. (121.9 x 121.9 cm)
Norton Simon Museum, Gift of Mr. Cary Grant
© 2013 Banco de Mexico Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D.F. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Diego Rivera: Message on a Wall

Date: Thursday, July 11, 2013
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker: Staff Educator
Type: Thursday Summer Fun

Inspired by Italian frescos and ancient Aztec wall paintings, Diego Rivera created masterworks on public buildings in both Mexico and the United States. His prolific murals depict stories and images that address vital social issues. Embellish the side of a paper building with pictures of something that is important to you. 


Meets in Entrance Gallery | Free with admission. This activity is designed for families with children ages 4–10. | No reservations needed