Lola Alvarez Bravo, Mi colega, ca. 1950. © Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona Foundation: Lola Álvarez Bravo Archive.
Mexican Photographers, Mexican Views features more than 60 photographs created solely by Mexican artists that offer an intimate view into 20th-century Mexico and the country’s shifting national identity.
The exhibition, with works drawn exclusively from the collection of the Center for Creative Photography in Tucson, showcases a range of photographic techniques used in 20th-century Mexican photography and includes pastoral landscapes, portraits of indigenous peoples, and images of everyday rural life. Featured photographers include Hugo Brehme (1882–1954), Lola Álvarez Bravo (1903–1993), and Manuel Álvarez Bravo (1902–2002), among others.
$18 — Adults/Adultos
$15 — Senior Citizens/Personas de la tercera edad (Ages 65+)
$13 — Students/Alumnos (with ID)
$9 — Children/Niños (Ages 6-17)
All exhibitions and installations are included with General Admission.
This exhibition is open to the general public during voluntary-donation, pay-what-you-wish hours from 3–9 pm each Wednesday, from 6–10 pm on the first Friday of each month, and from noon–5 pm on the second Sunday of each month.
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Graciela Iturbide, Mujer ángel, Desierto de Sonora, México (detail), 1980. Gelatin silver print. Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona: Purchase.
Graciela Iturbide, La Virgen de Guadalupe en la Frontera, Tijuana, Baja California, 1989. Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona: Purchase. © Graciela Iturbide.
Lola Álvarez Bravo, Carmen Marín de Barreda, 1940s. Gelatin silver print. Courtesy of and © Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona Foundation: Lola Álvarez Bravo Archive
Lola Ávarez Bravo, De generación en generación, ca. 1950. Gelatin silver print. Courtesy of and © Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona Foundation: Lola Álvarez Bravo Archive