Leonora Carrington Exhibition | Cuentos Magicos

Leonora Carrington Exhibition | Cuentos Magicos

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From April 21st- September 23, 2018 the Museum of Modern Art in Mexico will be holding an exhibition for Leonora Carrington titled Leonora Carrington Cuentos Magicos.

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The exhibition will include paintings from collections around the world, including the BBVA Bancomer Foundation, the personal collection of Perez Simon, and the Mexican Art Gallery.  In addition to to surrealists works by Carrington, the show will also include personal objects from her life such as rugs, books, and masks. All in all the show will consist of 200 works. 

According to exhibition's curators Stefan Van Raay and Tekre Arcq, the purpose of the show is to create a “rich dialogue between [Carrington’s] writings and paintings", and to shine a light on the most recent themes of her life before she passed away. 

Watercolor by Francisco Toledo

Watercolor by Francisco Toledo

Rivera's America

Rivera's America