Whitney Museum of American Art
Installation view of Vida Americana

FINAL MONTH—VIDA AMERICANA

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RESERVE YOUR TICKETS TODAY

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Don’t miss the show that rewrites art history—on view through January 31. Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art, 1925–1945 reveals the profound impact the Mexican muralists had on their counterparts in the U.S. and the ways in which their example inspired American artists to use their art to protest economic, social, and racial injustices.

Advance tickets are required. Plan your trip and review our up-to-date visitor policies to make your visit as safe and stress-free as possible. Become a member and enjoy free admission, dedicated hours, 50% off guest tickets, and more.

To enhance your visit experience, hear directly from the curators of Vida Americana from the comfort of home during our virtual Ask a Curator event on Wednesday, January 13. Free with registration. Details below.

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Diego Rivera, The Uprising, 1931

SAVE THE DATE: WEDNESDAY, JAN 13
ASK A CURATOR

Join us online Wednesday, January 13 at 7 pm for an interactive discussion about Vida Americana with curator Barbara Haskell, assistant curator Marcela Guerrero, and senior curatorial assistant Sarah Humphreville. This monumental survey reveals the transformative cultural dialogue that brought together artists from Mexico and the United States in the 1920s, ’30s, and ’40s. Haskell, Guerrero, and Humphreville will provide an overview of the exhibition and then take questions from the audience.

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Whitney Museum of American Art
99 Gansevoort Street New York, NY 10014
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Image credits:

Installation view of Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art, 1925–1945(Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, February 17, 2020–January 31, 2021). Diego Rivera, Dance in Tehuantepec, 1928. Photograph by Ryan Lowry.

Diego Rivera, The Uprising, 1931. Fresco on reinforced cement in a galvanized-steel framework, 74 × 94 1/8 in. (188 × 239 cm). Collection of Marcos and Vicky Micha Levy. © 2019 Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D.F. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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