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Mexican Museum

Overview
Works: 53 works in 104 publications in 2 languages and 4,020 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 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foreword to the book, containing Rockefeller's personal account of his lifelong fascination with the Mexican marketplace and its artisans, is followed by a preface by his daughter Ann Rockefeller Roberts. She describes how, after her father's death, she carried out his goal of publishing this book on his collection and finding permanent homes for the works in two outstanding institutions: the San Antonio Museum of Art and the Mexican Museum in San Francisco. Avon Neal, an internationally respected authority on folk art, introduces the book with an essay that places Mexico's popular arts in the context of modern folk art and comments on the cultural happenings of the era in which Rockefeller assembled his folk treasures
Leonora Carrington--the Mexican years, 1943-1985 by Leonora Carrington( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 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 215 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 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 151 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 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nahum B. Zenil es un artista mexicano que a menudo utiliza a sí mismo como el modelo principal para una interpretación crítica cultural de México, especialmente en relación con la homosexualidad y el mestizaje
Labyrinth of memory by Gerardo Suter( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 126 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 110 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 66 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

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

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 37 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 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works of the Mexican painter, who incorporated elements of magic realism into his work. Morales is best known for his brightly coloured surrealistic dream-like canvases and collages often featuring Mexican women in village settings
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

"Originated by The Mexican Museum, Chicanos en Mictlán outlines the origins and influences of Day of the Dead observances in California through works by over fifty artists. It is the first survey to examine the transformation that Día de los Muertos has undergone in California, recounting the impact and evolution of Day of the Dead among Chicano artists. It focuses on the impact that two small cultural centers, Self Help Graphics in Los Angeles and Galería de la Raza in San Francisco, have had in introducing Day of the Dead to the public."--laprensa-sandiego
 
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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

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