Organized by the Menil Collection, Joaquin Torres-Garcia: Constructing Abstraction with Wood includes 40 works of art from the 1920s through 1940s. The pioneering artist has emerged as one of the leading figures in Latin American art. Renowned as a painter and a teacher, Torres-Garcia’s his wooden abstractions are shown for the first time in North America through this exhibition.
Joaquin Torres-Garcia: Constructing Abstraction with Wood opens tomorrow at the San Diego Museum of Art. It’s the second and last venue for the exhibition. Running through May 30, 2010.