Coming up: “Nueva York” exhibit

May 23, 2010

The Art Daily reports:

The New-York Historical Society and El Museo del Barrio this week announced details of their major upcoming collaboration, Nueva York—the first exhibition to explore how New York’s long and deep involvement with Spain and Latin America has affected virtually every aspect of the city’s development, from commerce, manufacturing and transportation to communications, entertainment and the arts.  Organized by the two institutions, Nueva York will be on view from September 17, 2010, through January 9, 2011, at El Museo del Barrio, […]  Serving with the curatorial team as Chief Historian for the exhibition is Mike Wallace, Distinguished Professor of History at the City University of New York and Pulitzer Prize-winning co-author of Gotham.

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One Response to “ Coming up: “Nueva York” exhibit ”

  1. Jim on May 24, 2010 at 8:01 am

    Thanks for posting this. I’ve been helping out with this exhibition, and I think it’s going to be fantastic. The mobilization of latinos in NY around the Spanish Civil War is going to serve as a kind of end-point of the exhibitions narrative.
    –Jim Fernández