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Who is Diego Rivera?

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Asked by Rajj, 08 Dec '11 10:34 am
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A Mexican painter
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 08 Dec '11 10:37 am

 
  
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Mexican painter -its his birth anniv. today
Answered by beena john, 08 Dec '11 10:37 am

 
  
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Greatest Mexican painter of the twentieth century!
Answered by Sridhar, 08 Dec '11 10:35 am

 
  
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Considered the greatest Mexican painter of the twentieth century !!
Answered by Mrinalendra Banerjee, 08 Dec '11 10:37 am

 
  
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Diego Rivera is one of the most famous Mexican artists of the twentieth century, and examples of his work can be found all over the world, both in forms of paintings in various art collections and as giant frescoes decorating public spaces. Born in 1886, Diego Rivera lived a tempestuous and adventurous life until his death in 1957. His work is greatly admired by artists and connoisseurs all over the world, and his distinctive style is readily identifiable to most people who are even vaguely familiar with Western art.

Along with a twin brother who died before the age of two, Diego Rivera was born to working class parents. His talent for art became readily apparent, and his father helped him set up an art studio at a young age. Diego Rivera did not, however, start out as an artist: he attended military school briefly before going to art school. In 1907, Diego Rivera traveled to Europe on scholarship, and spent the years from 1909-1919 in Paris, where he met many influential artists of ...more
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Answered by jameel ahmed, 09 Dec '11 12:37 pm

 
  
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Diego Rivera, born December 8, 1886, in Guanajuato, Mexico, sought to make art that reflected the lives of the Mexican people. In 1921, through a government program, he started a series of murals in public buildings. Some were controversial; his Man at the Crossroads in New York City's RCA building, which featured a portrait of Vladmir Lenin, was stopped and destroyed by the Rockefeller family.

Painter, muralist. Born on December 8, 1886, in Guanajuato, Mexico. Now thought to be one of the leading artists of the twentieth century, Rivera began drawing as a child. He studied art at the San Carlos Academy of Fine Arts while in his teens and then traveled to Europe to live and work on his art. He had some success as a Cubist painter, but the course of world events would strongly change the style and subject of his work. Inspired by the political ideals of the Mexican Revolution (1914-15) and the Russian Revolution (1917), Rivera wanted to make art that reflected the lives of the workin ...more
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Answered by anil garg, 08 Dec '11 11:25 am

 
  
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A Mexican painter
Answered by aflatoon, 08 Dec '11 11:09 am

 
  
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Mexican painter
Answered by kamal purohit, 08 Dec '11 10:39 am

 
  
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A painter from mexico
Answered by iqbal seth, 08 Dec '11 10:36 am

 
  
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