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Mexican Museum

Overview
Works: 56 works in 109 publications in 2 languages and 4,069 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Sources  Archives  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed interviews  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Exhibition, pictorial works 
Classifications: NK844, 745.097207473
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Most widely held works by Mexican Museum
Folk treasures of Mexico : the Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection in the San Antonio Museum of Art and the Mexican Museum, San Francisco by Marion Oettinger( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The main text, by Marion Oettinger, Jr., the Betty and Bob Kelso Director of the San Antonio Museum of Art, tells the remarkable story of Rockefeller the collector, whose lifelong interest in art, official involvement with Latin America and personal vision helped create his Mexican folk art collection. Oettinger describes the works themselves according to function as utilitarian, ceremonial or decorative objects, or objects of play and fantasy. He devotes his last chapter to the Mexican folk artists who created this incredible diversity of art and inspired Rockefeller with their imagination and skill. Accompanying the plates of the objects are lively and informative commentaries written by Annie O'Neill, folk art specialist and former adviser to Rockefeller on this collection
Leonora Carrington--the Mexican years, 1943-1985 by Leonora Carrington( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Rupert Garcia : a survey exhibition, August 20-October 19, 1986 by Ramón Favela( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the West : Chicano narrative photography( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ceremony of spirit : nature and memory in contemporary Latino art( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chicano codices : encountering art of the Americas( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xicano progeny : investigative agents, executive council, and other representatives from the sovereign state of Aztlán( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nahum B. Zenil : witness to the Self = testigo del ser by Nahum B Zenil( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nahum B. Zenil is a Mexican artist who often uses himself as the principal model for a cultural critical interpretation of Mexico, especially concerning homosexuality and mestization."--Wikipedia
Labyrinth of memory by Gerardo Suter( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mexican Museum of San Francisco papers, 1971-2006 by Karen Mary Davalos( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patssi Valdez : a precarious comfort = una comodidad precaria by Terecita Romo( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gronk! : a living survey, 1973-1993 by Gronk( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred gifts : precolumbian art and creativity by Jeanette Favrot Peterson( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tesoros del arte popular mexicano : colección Nelson A. Rockefeller en el Museo de Arte de San Antonio y el Museo Mexicana de San Francisco by Marion Oettinger( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colección de más de 3,000 piezas de arte popular mexicano de Rockefeller es ampliamente considerado como el más excepcional en los EE. UU., y Tesoros populares de México celebra estos iconos - creado a partir del XVIII hasta el siglo XX - con más de 150 fotos de la piezas, muchas de las cuales son bastante raros ... describe los objetos según su función: utilitaria, ceremonial, decorativo, o para jugar. Entre los muchos objetos notables son una máscara de madera tallada casco de centurión del siglo XVIII que representa a un guardia romana, que es una de las pocas máscaras restantes de este tipo que existen, y una jarra de cerámica del siglo XIX de Oaxaca que combina muchas técnicas estilísticas. Otros objetivos incluyen una variedad de juguetes, ropa y artículos para niños para comer y beber
Bettina Gray speaks with Luis Valdez( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bettina Gray interviews Luis Valdez, the celebrated founder of the Teatro Campesino, the West Coast theatrical group that has given voice to the struggles of Chicano farm workers. As a child, Valdez picked fruit alongside his father in California's fertile valleys. In this program, he describes how he became a playwright and director and explains how his plays retrace the experience of Chicano families
Carmen Lomas Garza : lo real maravilloso = The marvelous/the real : [exhibition] November 18, 1987-January 31, 1988 by Tomás Ybarra-Frausto( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonial Mexican and popular religious art : selections from the permanent collection of the Mexican Museum by Ramón Favela( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lo del corazón : heartbeat of a culture : the Mexican Museum, 16 April-15 June 1986( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arte de Oaxaca presenta Rodolfo Morales : juegos y evocaciones : The Mexican Museum, San Francisco, 18 de septiembre de 1996 al 2 de febrero de 1997 : Instituto Cultural Mexicano, Washington, D.C., 1. de marzo al 1. de mayo de 1997 by Rodolfo Morales( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las obras de la pintora mexicana, que incorporaron elementos del realismo mágico en su obra. Morales es más conocido por sus lienzos oníricas surrealistas de colores brillantes y collages a menudo con las mujeres mexicanas en la configuración de la aldea
Chicanos en Mictlán : Día de los Muertos in California : October 6-December 31, 2000, the Mexican Museum, San Francisco, California( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originado por El Museo Mexicano, chicanos baño Mictlán describe los orígenes e influencias del Día de las observancias muertos en California a través de obras de más de cincuenta artistas. Es la primera encuesta para examinar la transformación que el Día de los Muertos ha experimentado en California, contando el impacto y la evolución de día de muertos entre los artistas chicanos. Se centra en el impacto que dos pequeños centros culturales, Self Help Graphics en Los Ángeles y Galería de la Raza en San Francisco, han tenido en la introducción de Día de Muertos al público
 
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Folk treasures of Mexico : the Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection in the San Antonio Museum of Art and the Mexican Museum, San Francisco
Alternative Names
El Museo Mexicano

Mexican Museum

Mexikói Múzeum

Museo Mexicano

Museo mexicano San Francisco, Calif.

San Francisco (Calif.)

San Francisco (Calif.) Mexican Museum

San Francisco (Calif.) Museo Mexicano

San Francisco (Kalifornie) Mexican Museum

San Francisco (Kalifornie) Museo Mexicano

San Francisco Mexican Museum

San Francisco Museo Mexicano

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Labyrinth of memoryThe Mexican Museum of San Francisco papers, 1971-2006Tesoros del arte popular mexicano : colección Nelson A. Rockefeller en el Museo de Arte de San Antonio y el Museo Mexicana de San Francisco