Rufino Tamayo’s Legacy at ConsulMex SF


The work of 40 Oaxaca artists influenced by Rufino Tamayo

on display at the Mexican Consulate in
San Francisco

 

June 1 to August 9,
free to the public.

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is a good opportunity to see the work of contemporary Zapotec artists, like Calixto Robles.



Rufino Tamayo was a Mexican painter of Zapotec heritage, born in Oaxaca.
Tamayo was active in the mid-20th century in Mexico and New York, painting figurative abstraction, with surrealist influences.
He passed away in June 24, 1991.