Miguel Covarrubias: Caricaturista

Museum Exhibit or ProgramThis is an exhibition sponsored by Humanities Texas. Miguel Covarrubias (1904–1957) was one of the foremost Mexican artists of the twentieth century. A quintessential humanist, he made important contributions in the fields of anthropology, archaeology, theater, and dance. This Humanities Texas traveling exhibition focuses on the sophisticated caricatures that made Covarrubias famous. His caricatures provide a unique window into the cultural and political milieu of the 1920s and 1930s. For more information contact the Sam Houston Memorial Museum.
Start Date/Time:2016-06-07 00:00:00
End Date/Time:2016-07-31 00:00:00
Source:Humanities Texas
Grade Level:Both
TEKS:4.19(A), 4.19(B), 4.19(C), 7.19(A), 7.19(B), 7.19(C), 7.19(D)
Topics:Progressive Era, Texas in the 1920s, Great Depression

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