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Diego Rivera (The Great Hispanic Heritage)

Sheila Wood Foard

Diego Rivera (The Great Hispanic Heritage)

by Sheila Wood Foard

  • 297 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People & Places - United States - Hispanic/Latino,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Art - Painting,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Art,
  • People & Places - General,
  • 1886-1957,
  • Artists,
  • Biography,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Mexico,
  • Rivera, Diego,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8159648M
    ISBN 100791075168
    ISBN 109780791075166

      A beautifully illustrated in-depth study of the most important North American work by the best-known Mexican muralist, Diego Rivera. Early in the Depression, Diego Rivera was commissioned by Edsel Ford to create a series of murals in the gallery of the Detroit Institute of Arts, giant frescos whose theme would be America’s industrial : Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.   Diego Rivera, His World and Ours Frida Kahlo (Little People, Big Dreams series) | Nonfiction books for kids read KidTimeStoryT views. Zamba: Diego Rivera y sus murales.

    "Diego Rivera: Murals for the Museum of Modern Art", at MOMA, revisits the high tide of the artist's American success. The show reunites three of the five frescoes that Rivera created on portable supports of steel-braced cement, in , for what was the museum's second solo exhibition, the first having been devoted to Matisse. Rivera's Early Life. Diego Rivera was born in Guanajuato, Mexico, in December , and moved with his family to Mexico City in the early s. Rivera's parents, both educators, were part of the Europeanized professional classes that emerged under the Porfiriato, the lengthy dictatorial regime of President Porfirio Díaz.

    Rebel with Diego Rivera, painter and Marxist activist, renowned for his monumental mural paintings, with this monograph by TASCHEN ry: Books > Art. Online shopping for Rivera, Diego from a great selection at Books Store.


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Diego Rivera (The Great Hispanic Heritage) by Sheila Wood Foard Download PDF EPUB FB2

Diego Rivera has 60 books on Goodreads with ratings. Diego Rivera’s most popular book is My Art, My Life. This charming book introduces one of the most popular artists of the twentieth century, Diego Rivera, to young readers.

It tells the story of Diego as a young, mischievous boy who demonstrated a clear passion for art and then went on to become one of the most famous painters in the world/5(48). After 44 years, Hamill has found a way to integrate his early affair with art, his lifelong love of Mexico, and his narrative gifts in this riveting and lushly illustrated book on Diego Rivera, Mexico's best-known, widely loved muralist/5(12).

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out of 5 stars A little book about artist, Diego Rivera. Reviewed in the United States on Octo Verified Purchase. I really enjoyed looking through this very pretty and colorful book.

Now, I have two very nice art books to add to my library. Read more. Helpful/5(11). Diego Rivera book Rivera: His World and Ours is a children's picture book written and illustrated by Duncan Tonatiuh.

It is a biographical picture book of Diego Rivera an artist. It is a biographical picture book of Diego Rivera an artist/5. Diego Rivera book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. -- Focuses on the lives and accomplishments of prominent Hispanic men and wom 3/5(6).

This story is biographical information about Diego Rivera. It shares not only his life story but some of the art work he has created. The combination of Diego Rivera's artwork and the illustrations Mike Venezia incorporates are the key elements to this book/5(5). Synopsis. Born on December 8,in Guanajuato, Mexico, Diego Rivera sought to make art that reflected the lives of the Mexican people.

Inthrough a Born: This book is a must-have for any lover of Mexican murals and Diego Rivera’s art, and for what you’re getting the price is more than reasonable.

As far as coffee-table books go, Diego Rivera: The Complete Murals and Downs’s aforementioned Diego Rivera: A Retrospective are the two books essential to getting an authoritative visual overview Cited by: 5.

Latin American folk hero, husband of Frida Kahlo, devout Communist, and Mexico’s most important artist: the oeuvre of Diego Rivera is finally done justice in this monograph constituting the most comprehensive study of his work ever made.

More than a half century after his death, Rivera’s story, complete mural works, and recently discovered Category: Books > Art. Diego Rivera offers young readers unique insight into the life and artwork of the famous Mexican painter and muralist. The book follows Riveras career, looking at his influences and tracing the evolution of his style.

His work often called attention to /5. From the book: “DIEGO RIVERA — MY ART, MY LIFE” Inwishing to extend my knowledge of human anatomy, a basic requisite for my painting, I took a course in that subject in the Medical School in Mexico City.

Looking for books by Diego Rivera. See all books authored by Diego Rivera, including My Art, My Life: An Autobiography, and Mexican Muralists: Orozco, Rivera, Siqueiros, and more on Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera: Their Lives and Ideas, 24 Activities (For Kids) by Carol Sabbeth and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Diego Rivera: Diego Rivera: Brand: Pomegranate Communications.

Diego Rivera: Exposicion: Museo Tamayo, Mexico, septiembre-noviembre (Spanish Edition) by Rivera, Diego and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This remarkable autobiography began with a newspaper interview the artist gave journalist Gladys March in From then until the artist's death in/5(3).

Diego Rivera: His World and Ours is a wonderful introduction to this great artist. Praise for Diego Rivera «“By establishing a link between modern readers and Rivera and challenging them to "make our own murals," the author makes art both aspiration and action.

Both solid introduction and exhortation, this book will thrill budding artists.”2/5(1). Recently reprinted for a new generation of readers, Diego Rivera's groundbreaking autobiography is a telling study of a man driven to expose the plight of his people through art.

Ambitious and principled in his professional life, Rivera's personal life was sometimes troubled, as his unconventional relationship with his wife, artist Frida Kahlo, attests :.

Diego Rivera, in full Diego María Concepción Juan Nepomuceno Estanislao de la Rivera y Barrientos Acosta y Rodríguez, (born December 8,Guanajuato, Mexico—died NovemMexico City), Mexican painter whose bold large-scale murals stimulated a revival of fresco painting in Latin America.

A government scholarship enabled Rivera to study art at the. Diego Rivera: His World and Ours by Duncan Tonatiuh is one of my go-to texts because it appeals to a wide range of ages, and gets kids thinking about Diego Rivera as a young boy. The back matter at the end of the book is extremely helpful to parents and teachers for further learning- I suggest previewing that first so you can add appropriate.Diego Rivera was a famous Mexican mural painter.

He studied in Europe, but developed his own distinctive style. He believed that his paintings should be seen by everyone, not just those people who could afford to purchase art work.