Exhibit: The African Diaspora in the Art of Miguel Covarrubias: Driven by Color, Shaped by Culture

The Lindy Hop by Miguel Covarrubias

The Lindy Hop, Miguel Covarrubias

The California African American Museum presents Mexican artist Miguel Covarrubias, one of  the first to present dignified representations of African Americans to the mainstream media. Associated with the Harlem Renaissance, much of his work depicts people of color from around the diaspora. CAAM’s exhibition of some of his rarely seen work ends Feb. 26, 2012. Check it out.

This entry was published on January 21, 2012 at 1:20 pm and is filed under Acrylic painting, Afro-Latin, Caribbean, Event, Mexico, Oil painting. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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