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Rivera: The Wake, 1926

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Diego Rivera

<p>Diego Rivera (1886 - 1957) was a Realist Mexican artist best known for his bold fresco and mural paintings. Diego Rivera art is an opportunity to bring the work of this vibrant, political artist to your walls in celebration of Mexican culture and the workers of the world.<p> <p class="title-3">What are the characteristics of Diego Rivera wall art?</p> <p>Diego Rivera is typically considered the most influential Mexican artist of the 20th century. His style is a mix of traditional Mexican art with a Modern European influence. He painted in the Cubist style early in his career. However, he is best remembered for his Realist frescoes that revived Mexican wall art.<p> <p>The subject matter and themes within Diego Rivera wall art reflect his lifelong commitment to left-wing politics and, in particular, his socialist and communist principles. His art features industrial themes of modern work, the role of technology, and a celebration of the Mexican Revolution. Rivera used symbolism and indigenous motifs to celebrate Mexican pride and make pointed social commentaries to achieve these aims.<p> <p>The colors within Diego Rivera murals are bold, bright, and exciting. The use of flattened figures and energetic color create a distinctive and contrasting style that remains arresting to this day. The scale of Rivera&#39;s work facilitates his use of detail, allowing him to use intricate depth within his bustling murals.<p> <p class="title-3">How to choose Diego Rivera art</p> <p>Diego Rivera wall art is an excellent choice for anyone who supports left-wing, progressive politics. Moreover, a Diego Rivera piece is an appropriate choice for those of Mexican heritage or with a strong interest in the culture.<p> <p>The colors are bright and vibrant, though some of his murals choose more subtle hues. The incredible detail within the work means that bigger canvases work best when displaying these scenes. Diego Rivera&#39;s art will also work well as the spectacular centerpiece of your room, providing endless talking points.<p> <p>Selecting the right piece for your walls involves considering your existing interior design palette and finding something harmonious. With so much historical meaning and allegory stuffed inside each piece, it&#39;s worth researching the significance of each fresco and discovering the piece that resonates with your sensibilities.<p> <p>Explore our joyous collection of Diego Rivera wall art to find something that speaks to you. With artwork that burst with life and celebrate Mexican culture and the struggle of workers across the world, you can find something to express your support of political change or your Mexican identity.<p>

<p>'The Wake.' Oil on masonite by Diego Rivera, 1926.</p>

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