Siqueiros, David Alfaro

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David Alfaro Siqueiros was a leading member of the Mexican muralist movement and a technical innovator of fresco and wall painting. His ideological differences with Diego Rivera attracted much attention in the 1930s.

From the description of David Alfaro Siqueiros papers, 1920-1991, bulk 1930-1936. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 80149112

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referencedIn Martin, Fletcher, 1904-1979. Oral history interview with Fletcher Martin, 1964 Nov. 19. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sample, Paul, 1896-1974. Oral history interview with Paul Sample, 1971 Oct. 10. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Lechay, James. Oral history interview with James Lechay, 1998 July 9-Aug. 26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Siqueiros, David Alfaro. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Pierre Matisse Gallery (New York, N.Y.). Pierre Matisse Gallery records, 1925-1989. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Botkin, Henry, 1896-1983. Henry Botkin papers, 1917-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Siqueiros, David Alfaro, 1896-1974 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Siqueiros, David Alfaro. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Thompson, H. Keith. Papers relating to the imprisonment of David Siqueiros, ca. 1962-1964. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Lechay, James,. Oral history interview with James Lechay, 1998 July 9-Aug. 26 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Orozco, Sylvia, 1954-. Oral history interview with Sylvia Orozco, 2004 Jan. 26-Feb. 2 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution. Libraries. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Library audio archive collection, 1969-2004. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Lehman, Harold, 1913-. Oral history interview with Harold Lehman, 1997 Mar. 28. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Wilkie, James Wallace. Oral history interviews with Mexican political leaders and other personalities : Mexico, 1964-1965. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Martin, Fletcher, 1904-1979. Fletcher Martin interview, 1964 Nov. 19. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Martin, Fletcher, 1904-. Oral history interview with Fletcher Martin, 1964 Nov. 19. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Blanch, Arnold, 1896-1968. Arnold Blanch interview, 1963 June 13-Aug. 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Siqueiros, David Alfaro. David Alfaro Siqueiros papers, 1920-1991, bulk 1930-1936. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Case, Jack. Jack and Rhea Case papers, 1917-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Siqueiros, David A. : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
referencedIn Riverón, Enrique. Enrique Riverón papers, 1918-1990s. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mijangos, Alberto, 1925-. Oral history interview with Alberto Mijangos, 2003 Dec. 5-12 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Orozco, José Clemente, 1883-1949. Letters to Jean Charlot, 1925-1943. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Berdecio, Roberto. Roberto Berdecio papers, 1931-1995. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Armitage, Merle, 1893-1975. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1929-1960, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Refregier, Anton, 1905-. Anton Refregier papers, ca. 1900-ca. 1990. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Refregier, Anton, 1905-. Anton Refregier papers, 1900-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Stendahl Art Galleries. Stendahl Art Galleries records, [ca. 1920]-1964. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Bobbye S. Ortiz Papers, (bulk, 1919-1993 and undated, 1950-1990) David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Orlowsky, Lillian, 1914-. Oral history interview with Lillian Orlowsky, 1996 Aug. 5-26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Biddle, George, 1885-. Oral history interview with George Biddle, 1963. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Siqueiros, David Alfaro. Videotape and computer disk relating to David Alfaro Siqueiros, ca. 1990-1999. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Siqueiros, David Alfaro. David Alfaro Siqueiros : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
referencedIn Abel, Christine Jeannette, 1890-1970. Christine Jeannette Abel interviews, 1965 June 5. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969. Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990 (bulk 1933-1970). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kadish, Reuben, 1913-. Reuben Kadish papers, 1851-1995 (bulk 1913-1995). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Blanch, Arnold, 1896-1968. Oral history interview with Arnold Blanch, 1963 June 13-Aug. 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Toor, Frances, 1890-1956. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1930-1933, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Siqueiros, David Alfaro. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1930-1968, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Wilkie, James Wallace. James Wallace Wilkie oral history interviews : Mexico, 1964- 1965. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Abel, Christine Jeannette, 1890-1970. Oral history interview with Christine Jeannette Abel, 1965 June 5. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Spratling, William, 1900-1967. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1927-1967, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. Papers [holograph and typescript] : 1948-1971 / Archibald MacLeish. Greenfield Community College, Nahman-Watson Library
referencedIn Sample, Paul, 1896-1974. Paul Sample interview, 1971 Oct. 10. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sternberg, Harry, 1904-2001. Harry Sternberg papers, 1927-2000. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Abel, Christine Jeannette, 1890-1970. person
associatedWith Armitage, Merle, 1893-1975. person
associatedWith Berdecio, Roberto. person
associatedWith Biddle, George, 1885- person
associatedWith Blanch, Arnold, 1896-1968. person
associatedWith Botkin, Henry, 1896-1983. person
associatedWith Brum, Blanca Luz. person
associatedWith Case, Jack. person
associatedWith John Reed Club (Group) corporateBody
associatedWith Kadish, Reuben, 1913- person
associatedWith Lechay, James person
associatedWith Lehman, Harold, 1913- person
associatedWith MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. person
associatedWith Martin, Fletcher, 1904- person
associatedWith Martin, Fletcher, 1904-1979 person
associatedWith Mijangos, Alberto, 1925- person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Orlowsky, Lillian, 1914- person
associatedWith Orozco, José Clemente, 1883-1949. person
associatedWith Orozco, Sylvia, 1954- person
associatedWith Ortiz, Bobbye S. person
associatedWith Pierre Matisse Gallery (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Refregier, Anton, 1905- person
associatedWith Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957. person
associatedWith Rivera, Diego1886-1957. person
associatedWith Riverón, Enrique. person
associatedWith Sample, Paul, 1896-1974 person
associatedWith Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969. person
associatedWith Spratling, William, 1900-1967. person
associatedWith Stendahl Art Galleries. corporateBody
associatedWith Sternberg, Harry, 1904-2001. person
associatedWith Thompson, H. Keith. person
associatedWith Toor, Frances, 1890-1956. person
associatedWith Wilkie, James Wallace. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Mexico
California--Los Angeles
Subject
Art, Mexican
Communism and art
Mural painting and decoration, Mexican
Mural painting and decoration
Art--Mexican--Reproductions
Painting--Technique
Occupation
Function

Person

Birth 1896-12-29

Death 1974-01-06

Mexicans

Spanish; Castilian,

English

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