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Express Talk: Our North is the South

October 25, 2017
Meet in Griffin Court
Free with museum admission

Joaquín Torres-Garcia (Uruguayan, 1874–1949) was inspired in equal parts by European avant-garde movements and Pre-Columbian art and architecture. Research Associate Katja Rivera will address how these multiple inspirations helped Torres-Garcia formulate a new type of modern art.

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Joaquín Torres-Garcia. Object with Number 1, 1932. Through prior gift of Charles H. and Mary F. S. Worcester Collection.