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Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States explores the rich visual dialogue that flourished across the Americas between 1919 and 1979.
Showcasing more than 70 important works of art, the exhibition examines Modernism as an international phenomenon, embracing the contributions of Latin American artists.
Pan American Modernism was developed by the Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, with the tour organized by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC.
This exhibition is made possible by BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, the Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation, the Ethel-Jane Bunting Endowment Fund, and Alice and Lance Wyatt.
Join us for Story Time in the galleries in collaboration with the Charleston County Public Library. Families will enjoy stories and songs inspired by Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Lati...READ MORE
A documentary film about life in Cuba, seen through the eyes of twelve local artists. From the troubled “Special Period” following the collapse of the Soviet Union, to the uncertain future...READ MORE
Explore Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States with Pam Wall, Curator of Exhibitions. This tour is free for members and included with Museum admission fo...READ MORE
After viewing Fernando Botero’s still life The Fruits in Pan American Modernism: Avant Garde Art in Latin American and the United States, students will explore paintings and sculpture by ...READ MORE
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CHARLESTON, S.C., October 10, 2017 – The Gibbes Museum of Art recently opened a new major traveling exhibition titled Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United…READ MORE