Celebrate Tacoma Art Museum’s latest exhibition, Luces y Sombras: Images of Mexico | Photographs from the Bank of America Collection. This opening event offers an exclusive first look at photographs reflecting a broad span of Mexico’s modern history. With work by 28 photographers, both native Mexicans and foreigners, this exhibition provides vivid testimony to the character of life in a nation in the throes of reinvention, modernization, and continued change, over the course of the last century.
Enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres catered by CocinaMX32, a no-host bar, plus music and dancing featuring Joyas Mestizas, the Seattle area’s first Mexican Folklorico Youth Group.
Register for the Luces y Sombras Member Opening Event here.
This exhibition is made possible through the Bank of America Art in Our Communities program.
Image credit: Graciela Iturbide. Mujer ángel, desierto de Sonora, México (Angel Woman, Sonora Desert, Mexico) (detail), 1979 negative, printed later / negativo 1979, impreso más tarde. Gelatin silver print / Impresión gelatina de plata. Bank of America Collection.