Graciela Iturbide (Mexican, born in 1942). Mujer Ángel, Desierto de Sonora (Angel Woman, Sonoran Desert), México. 1979. Photograph, gelatin silver print. Elizabeth and Michael Marcus. © Graciela Iturbide. Courtesy, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico
August 17, 2019 - December 15, 2019
Harrison Photography Gallery
Graciela Iturbide is one of Latin America’s most influential photographers. Since the late 1970s, her vivid photographs have captured everyday life in Mexico, creating a powerful visual record of its diverse cultures, rituals, and religions, especially those of indigenous people. Presenting 125 photographs drawn from over four decades, this groundbreaking career survey explores the complexity of contemporary Mexican society through Iturbide’s striking photographs of its landscapes and people.
Exhibition organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.