Name Descriptor: Detroit Institute of Arts×
  • Diego Rivera: science and creativity in the Detroit murals = ciencia y creatividad en los murales de Detroit
    McMeekin, Dorothy, 1932-
    1985
    Dorothy McMeekin examines Diego Rivera’s understanding of science and technology and the application of his knowledge to the overall creative and thematic design of the mural cycle Detroit Industry at the Detroit Institute of Arts, painted between [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 802029

  • Dynamic Detroit : an interpretation
    Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957
    1933
    Diego Rivera explains the meaning of the iconographic and formal plan of his Detroit Industry murals in the courtyard of the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA). He explains that he employed undulating lines as the unifying design element to represent [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 782055

  • The Mexican Who Came to Motor City
    Cortez, Carlos, 1923-2005
    1986
    In this article, the Chicano artist and poet Koyokuikatl (Carlos Cortez) considers the revolutionary spirit of Diego Rivera’s art on the occasion of an exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Art celebrating the centennial of Rivera’s birth (1886- [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 840599