Lehman College Art Gallery to Exhibit 20th Century Mexican Painting Masterpieces
September 4 - Andrea Arroyo
Women in Mexican Textbooks
Women have played an important role, both as artists and as muses in many works in the exhibition. Arroyo will delve into the fascinating story of the women who served as models for the different textbooks’ iconic cover images.
September 11 - Felipe Galindo
Art in Textbooks as a Reflection of the Artistic Panorama in Mexico
Galindo will speak from his personal experience about the art movements and cultural policies in Mexico which influenced the images on the covers of student textbooks between 1959 and 1987.
September 18 – Diego Anaya
The Impact of an Image Through Time
Anaya will explore how images linger in our memory without us knowing their origins or purposes, and how we create personal associations that give images our own meanings.