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102 works of Latin art are donated to Museum of Modern Art

by Robin Pogrebin / THE NEW YORK TIMES / / In The News
Before Lygia Clark was getting major museum retrospectives; before Adriana Varejão was represented by leading galleries; before Beatriz Milhazes was achieving high prices at auction, Patricia Phelps de Cisneros was collecting Latin American art, filling the walls of her home with Modernist abstr... read more

MoMA boosts Latin American holdings with Cisneros collection

by Julia Halperin / THE ART NEWSPAPER / / In The News
The Venezuelan collectors have given more than 100 works to the New York museum ahead of expansionThe Venezuelan collector Patricia Phelps de Cisneros and her husband Gustavo Cisneros have donated 102 works of Latin American art to the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York, the museum announc... read more

MoMA Receives Major Gift of Latin American Art from Cisneros Collection, Plus New Research Center

by ARTFIX DAILY / / In The News
The Museum of Modern Art announced that it has received a major gift from the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, which will add more than 100 works of modern art by major artists from Latin America to the Museum’s collection, and establish the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Research Institute f... read more

MoMA Receives Donation of 102 Works by Latin American Artists, Will Establish Research Institute

by Maximilíano Durón / ARTnews / / In The News
ARTnews Top 200 collectors Patricia Phelps de Cisneros and Gustavo A. Cisneros announced today at a press briefing that they will donate 102 works by 37 Latin American artists to the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The donation also establishes a research institute dedicated to the further stu... read more

An important gift will transform MoMA’s holdings of Latin American art

by F.R. / THE ECONOMIST / / In The News
LATIN AMERICAN art has long been an important feature of the collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Ever since 1931, when Alfred Barr, its then-director, followed an exhibition of Henri Matisse with a one-man show of the Mexican modernist, Diego Rivera, the museum has collected desi... read more

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