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Miguel Covarrubias

 (1904 - 1957)
Miguel Covarrubias was active/lived in New York / Mexico.  Miguel Covarrubias is known for book and magazine illustration, caricatures, and mural painting.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Miguel Covarrubias


Birth / Death:  1904 Mexico City, Mexico - 1957 Mexico City, Mexico

Methods for Miguel Covarrubias

Drawing, Draftsmanship, Draughtsman
Easel Painting
Illustration, Illustrator
Magazine/Periodical Illustration or Cartoons
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Set Design: Theater, TV, Movie, Stage, Scenery Painting

Media for Miguel Covarrubias

Fresco
Ink

Styles for Miguel Covarrubias

Modernism, Modernist (Tradition Breaking)

Subjects for Miguel Covarrubias

Black, African Culture, Figure, Genre
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
Social Commentary, Cultural Issues, Political Views

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Miguel Covarrubias

China
Cuba
Europe
Hawaiian Islands and/or South Seas, Tahiti
Mexico and/or Central America
Philippines

Art Association for Miguel Covarrubias

Society of Illustrators-

Awards/Recognition for Miguel Covarrubias

Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship, Foundation Grant

Chronology for Miguel Covarrubias

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Added Description for Miguel Covarrubias

Caricature Specialty
COLLIER'S Magazine Illustrator and/or Photographer
Commercial Art, Advertising
Illustration Specialty
LIFE Magazine Featured Artist
Mural Specialty
NEW YORKER Illustration, Cartoon and/or Photography
Printmaking Specialty
Self Taught
VANITY FAIR Illustration and/or Photography
VOGUE Magazine Illustrator and/or Photographer

Ethnicity for Miguel Covarrubias

Latin American

Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International for Miguel Covarrubias

Golden Gate International Exposition, 1939, 1940

Exhibition of Art Association for Miguel Covarrubias

Society of Illustrators

Exhibition of Museum for Miguel Covarrubias

Art Institute of Chicago


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