Diego Rivera
Diego Rivera is the Mexican artist best known for his expansive and politically-charged murals, and for his love affair with artist Frida Kahlo. Diego Rivera studied painting in Mexico before going to Europe in 1907. While in Europe he took up cubism and had exhibitions in Paris and Madrid in 1913; he then had a show in New York City in 1916. In 1921 he returned to Mexico, where he undertook government-sponsored murals that reflected his communist politics in historical contexts. He married Frid More »
Name at Birth: José Diego Rivera Barrientos
Born: December 8, 1886 (Guanajuato, Mexico)


Diego María de la Concepción Juan Nepomuceno Estanislao de la Rivera y Barrientos Acosta ... of his works was held at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Rivera had a volatile marriage with fellow Mexican artist Frida Kahlo.


Diego Rivera, a memorable figure in 20th century art, actively painted during the 50 years from 1907 to 1957. Mexican by birth, Rivera spent a good portion of ...


A Mexican muralist painter, Diego Rivera was an outspoken member of the ... at the age of 21 was sponsored by the governor of Veracruz to study art in Europe.


Rivera was a leading Mexican Muralist specializing in social inequality; the relationship of nature, industry, and technology; and the history of his country.


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Today, his works are held in the collections of the Art Institute of Chicago, The Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Museo Diego Rivera in Mexico City, and  ...


Mexican, 1886–1957. At the height of his career, Diego Rivera was an international art celebrity. Trained at the Escuela Nacional de Bellas Artes in Mexico City, ...


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