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The Mexican Muralist movement: Change through public art

The Mexican Muralist movement: Change through public art

It would be hard to imagine anyone entering the National Palace in Mexico City and not stopping in the stairwell to study the mural that covers its walls. It’s huge and breathtaking in scope. The images tell the story of Mexico from the earliest of times and some of it is heartbreaking such as the treatment of the indigenous peoples by the conquering Spaniards. The King of Spain granted the colonists large grants of land … Read entire article »

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