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Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico at LACMA

  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art 5905 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA, 90036 United States (map)

A groundbreaking exhibition and accompanying book about design dialogues between California and Mexico. Its four main themes—Spanish Colonial Inspiration, Pre-Hispanic Revivals, Folk Art and Craft Traditions, and Modernism—explore how modern and anti-modern design movements defined both locales throughout the twentieth century. Half of the show’s more than 250 objects represent architecture, conveyed through drawings, photographs, and films to illuminate the unique sense of place that characterized California’s and Mexico’s buildings... 

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