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Manuel Álvarez Bravo: Mexico's Poet of Light

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Frye Art Museum (map) First Hill
Tuesdays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 31 2017

Courtesy of Frye Art Museum
Free

See 23 photographs by renowned Mexican photographer Manuel Álvarez Bravo, who is known for his seven-decade career capturing—among many other themes—urban life, the nude form, folk art, and the work of muralists including Diego Rivera. Many of Bravo's images come across as anthropological photojournalism, and others focus closely on texture and shadows, zooming in to create abstract, sometimes surreal mini-scenes removed from culture and politics. This exhibit will feature images that "show the artist's ability to synthesize motifs of Mexican religious and indigenous works and plant forms (such as agave leaves) with a Modernist approach to image making."

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Frye Art Museum

704 Terry Ave, Seattle, WA 98104
206-622-9250
Hours: Tues-Sun
http://www.fryemuseum.org/

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