Gallery Talk

Breaking Ground: 20th-Century Latin American Art at the Norton Simon Museum

Weighing Fish, c. 1953
Antonio Frasconi 
Uruguayan, 1919-2013
Color woodblock
10-1/2 x 7-3/4 in. (26.7 x 19.7 cm)
Norton Simon Museum, Gift of the Weyhe Gallery, New York City
P.1953.006
Art © Estate of Antonio Frasconi/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Breaking Ground: 20th-Century Latin American Art at the Norton Simon Museum

Date: Sunday, September 15, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker: Dr. Catha Paquette
Type: Gallery Talk

Join Dr. Catha Paquette, an associate professor of Latin American art at California State University, Long Beach, in the exhibition Breaking Ground as she discusses the historical contexts in which the featured artists were working and explains how the works exemplify the artists' approaches and practices. 


Meets in Entrance Gallery | Free with admission. | Please note that space is limited to 25 participants. Sign up at the Information Desk no later than 15 minutes prior to the tour.