Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Pop América, 1965-1975 Pop América, 1965-1975

Pop América, 1965-1975

Curatorship by Esther Gabara

Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University Durham, North Carolina, USA 02/21/2019 – 07/21/2019

Despite the wide appeal of Pop art’s engaging imagery, the broader public remains unaware of the participation and significant contribution of Latin American and Latino/a artists working at the same time and alongside their U.S. and European counterparts. The Nasher Museum presents Pop América, 1965-1975, the first exhibition with a hemispheric vision of Pop. The exhibition

Antonio Caro, Colombia Coca-Cola (1976). Enamel on sheet metal. Collection of the MIT List Visual Arts Center. Image courtesy of the artist and Casas Riegner, Bogota, Colombia. © Antonio Caro Antonio Dias, The Illustration of Art/Uncovering the Cover-Up (1973). Screenprint and acrylic on canvas. Courtesy of the artist and Galeria Nara Roesler, New York, New