Sunday, January 21, 2007

Masks Of The Americas & Vintage Photographs of Masks

Masks Of The Americas & Vintage Photographs of Masks, January 11 - March 10, 2007 at Throckmorton Fine Art in New York, NY. "...The exhibition will feature masks from the Pre-Columbian cultures of Mezcala, Olmec, Teotihuacan, Maya and Aztec. A collection of devil masks from Guerrero will be exhibited for the first time and a group of Colonial era dance masks in wood will be shown. Also on view will be vintage photographs of masks from the 1920’s by Edward Weston, images by Tina Modotti, Hector Garcia and Mariana Yamplosky prints from the 1960’s."