Tamayo: The New York Years by Carmen RamosTamayo: The New York Years by Carmen Ramos

Tamayo: The New York Years

byCarmen Ramos

Hardcover | December 1, 2017

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Mexican American artist Rufino Tamayo (1899-1991) is best known for his boldy-colored, semi-abstract paintings. This is the first volume to focus on Tamayo's work during his time in New York City, where he lived from the late 1920s to 1949, at a time of unparalleled transatlantic cross-cultural exchange. Tamayo: The New York Years offers a unique opportunity to trace his artistic development through sixty works-from early woodcuts and bold canvasses, through paintings depicting the modern city, to his final dream-like, celestial-themed compositions.E. Carmen Ramos is the curator of Latino art at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
E. Carmen Ramos is the Smithsonian American Art Museum's curator of Latino art; she joined the museum's staff in 2010. Since then, she has dramatically expanded the museum's pioneering collection of Latino art with an eye toward capturing the broad aesthetic and regional range of the field. Her research interests include modern and con...
Title:Tamayo: The New York YearsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:204 pages, 11.96 × 10.29 × 0.95 inPublished:December 1, 2017Publisher:D Giles LimitedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1911282158

ISBN - 13:9781911282150