Decades of entrenched art-world racism, gender bias, and resistance to overtly political displays in art have delayed a comprehensive treatment of Baca’s career until now.
Free speech is a fundamental right that should be protected. VLS’s decision, though, is not about the censoring of speech.
A Black-led, open-air mural festival lends visibility to the Black artists in this city.
The large murals by Palestinians and international artists depict the eyes of famous philosophers, activists, and artists.
The museum has 76 of Rivera’s works, and next summer, many will be on display when it hosts the show Diego Rivera’s America.
Sign painters and muralists have helped create the visual language of Los Angeles.
The mural is tucked behind the DJ booth at a former nightclub, which is slated to become a home for seniors.
“What happened is unfortunate, but it’s highlighted how important these works are to people from all walks of life,” said Hanif Kureshi, co-founder of St+art India.
The New Mexico Museum of Art and the state’s Department of Cultural Affairs are dismissing community concerns over the retirement of a beloved mural.
To the Polls 2020 features murals by six Philadelphia-based artists, including a jubilant altar to “our voting rights ancestors.”
For more than 20 years, a monumental mural of former Philadelphia Mayor, Frank Rizzo, existed in the city’s Ninth Street Market. On June 7, 2020, it was officially painted over.
While the government promises to preserve the Picasso murals to be utilized in a new building, preservationists are unmoved.