In Mexico, two civilizations have lived and fought across the land and within the very soul of every individual. One civilization is native to the Americas. The other originated in Europe but now is so firmly implanted that it is an elemental part of the Mexican character.
Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries presents three thousand years of Mexican culture and history through photographs of stone sculptures from prehistoric times, liturgical artifacts from Colonial days, nineteenth-century portraits and landscapes, and works on canvas and paper by twentieth-century muralists. Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries strives to enhance appreciation of the richness and complexity of Mexico and its people. Panel topics include:
Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries is an exhibition based on the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the San Antonio Museum of Art’s international exhibition and is organized by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
|Content||6 double-sided panels (24” x 40”)|
7 support legs ( 78” tall)
|Space Requirements||96 square feet of floor space (8’ x 12’)|
|Shipping Weight and Dimensions||Travels in 2 plastic cases:|
|Rental Period||4 weeks|
*Rental fees are based primarily on the cost of shipping. Prices may vary based on current fuel surcharges or venue location within the state of Texas. Out-of-state rentals are priced on an individual basis. Please call for a rental fee quote specific to your venue.
A PDF file of the exhibition brochure is available for venues to download, print, and distribute during the display period.
Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries press release
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