Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection

The Mishkin Gallery at Baruch College will present the exhibition-Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection from Friday, April 21 to Friday May 19, 2017, featuring paintings and sculptures by artists who lack professional education and training. As self-taught art has become popular with museums and universities, it is possible for these unknown artists to become part of the art historical canon. Some self-taught artists are already well-known, including the French painter Henri Rousseau (1944-1910), who was discovered by Pablo Picasso. Simplicity, repetition, a geometrically erroneous sense of perspective, and the use of brilliant, saturated colors are among the major characteristics of this art. Free and open to the public.

Date

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection

May 04, 2017

Location

The Mishkin Gallery at Baruch College

135 East 22 Street
New York, New York, United States
10010
Map It

Local Events, Concerts, Tickets
Events by Eventful

tags: /
categories:
Add News

Leave a Reply