Person:Diego Rivera (1)

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Diego Rivera
b.8 Dec 1886 Guanajuato, Mexico
d.24 Nov 1957
  1. Diego Rivera1886 - 1957
  • HDiego Rivera1886 - 1957
  • WFrida Kahlo1907 - 1954
m. 1929
Facts and Events
Name Diego Rivera
Unknown[1] José Diego María Rivera Barrientos
Gender Male
Birth[1] 8 Dec 1886 Guanajuato, Mexico
Residence[1] 1892 Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Education[1] 1896 San Carlos Academy
Education[1] 1906 Madrid, Madrid, SpainMadrid Academy
Occupation[1] 1910 Mexicoartist
Occupation[1] 1911 Paris, Franceartist
Education[1] 1920 Italystudent of classical art, studying throughout the country
Occupation[1] 1921-1929 Mexicopublic art artist
Marriage 1929 to Frida Kahlo
Occupation[2] 1931 New York, New York, United States"the foremost living master of fresco painting today"
Divorce 1939 from Frida Kahlo
Alt Marriage 1940 remarried each other
to Frida Kahlo
Death[1] 24 Nov 1957
Image Gallery
References
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  2. Library of Congress.

    loc.gov

    Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957.
    Painting, Mexican--20th century--Catalogs.
    Mural painting and decoration--Mexico--Catalogs.
    Painters--Mexico--Biography.
    Muralists--Mexico--Biography.


    Portrait of Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo
    https://www.loc.gov/item/2004663505/


    https://www.loc.gov/item/2015650852/
    Title
    Artist prepared for exhibit Probably the foremost living master of fresco painting today, Diego Rivera, famous Mexican artist, is seen above working on one of his paintings at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
    Summary
    Photograph shows Rivera painting his mural "The Uprising" for a retrospective exhibition.
    Created / Published
    12/14/31 [14 December 1931]
    Subject Headings
    - Rivera, Diego,--1886-1957--Exhibitions--New York (State)--New York
    - Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)--Exhibitions & displays--1930-1940
    - Murals--New York (State)--New York--1930-1940

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    Diego Rivera
    Birth: 8 Dec 1886 Guanajuato, Guanajuato Municipality, Guanajuato, Mexico
    Death: 24 Nov 1957 (aged 70) Coyoacan, Coyoacán Borough, Distrito Federal, Mexico
    Burial: Panteón Civil de Dolores, Mexico City, Cuauhtémoc Borough, Distrito Federal, Mexico
    Memorial #: 18404
    Bio: Artist. He was a prominent painter noted for his large fresco wall works which helped establish the popular mural movement in Mexican art. At the age of ten he studied art at the Academy of San Carlos in Mexico City and was sponsored to continue study in Europe, in the early 1900s. From 1913 to 1917, he enthusiastically embraced his new style school of art, embracing simple forms social life and history with large patches of vivid colors. His paintings began to attract much attention and he soon was able to display them at several exhibitions. Between the 1920s and 1950s, his many murals were featured on the walls of cities such as Paris, Mexico City, New York City, San Francisco, Havana, Chapingo, etc. Many of his painting are on permanent display in world wide gallaries and musesums to this date. He died of heart failure at age 70.
    Family Members
    Parents
    Diego Acosta Rivera 1847-1921
    Maria del Pilar Barrientos Rivera 1859-1923
    Spouse
    Frida Kahlo 1907-1954
    Siblings
    Jose Carlos Maria Rivera 1886-1888
    Maria del Pilar Rivera Barrientos 1891-1961
    Children
    Marika Rivera 1919-2010
    Maintained by: Find A Grave
    Added: 16 Nov 2000
    URL: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/18404/diego-rivera
    Citation: Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 02 August 2018), memorial page for Diego Rivera (8 Dec 1886–24 Nov 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18404, citing Panteón Civil de Dolores, Mexico City, Cuauhtémoc Borough, Distrito Federal, Mexico ; Maintained by Find A Grave .

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    Border Crossings: From Mexico to U.S., 1895-1964

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    Name: Diego Rivera
    Gender: Male
    Race/Nationality: Mexican (Latino)
    Arrival Age: 40
    Birth Date: abt 1887
    Birth Place: Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico
    Arrival date: 15 Oct 1927
    Arrival Place: Laredo, Texas, USA
    Record has photo?: No
    Record Type: Card
    Source Citation
    The National Archives and Records Administration; Washington D.C.; Manifests of Statistical and Some Nonstatistical Alien Arrivals at Laredo, Texas, May 1903 - April 1955; NAI: 2843448; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787-2004.; Record Group Number: 85; Microfilm Roll Number: 100

    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. Border Crossings: From Mexico to U.S., 1895-1964 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2006.

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    Mexico, Select Baptisms, 1560-1950

    Mexico, Select Baptisms, 1560-1950 No Image
    Text-only collection
    Name: José Diego Maria Rivera
    Gender: Male
    Baptism Date: 15 dic. 1886 (15 Dec 1886)
    Baptism Place: Santa Fe, Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico
    Father: Diego Rivera
    Mother: Pilar Baratos
    FHL Film Number: 668866
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. Mexico, Select Baptisms, 1560-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.

    Original data: Mexico, Baptisms, 1560-1950. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.

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    Border Crossings: From Mexico to U.S., 1895-1964

    View Border Crossings: From Mexico to U.S., 1895-1964
    Name: Drego Rivera
    [Diego Rivera]
    Gender: Male
    Race/Nationality: Mexican (Latino)
    Arrival Age: 43
    Birth Date: abt 1887
    Birth Place: Guanajuato Gto
    Arrival date: 8 Nov 1930
    Arrival Place: Nogales, Arizona, USA
    Accompanied by: Wife Trieda Kahlo
    Departure Contact: Sister Maria Rivera
    Record has photo?: No
    Record Type: Card
    Source Citation
    The National Archives and Records Administration; Washington D.C.; Index and Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Nogales, Arizona, July 5, 1905 - 1952; NAI: 2843448; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787-2004.; Record Group Number: 85; Microfilm Roll Number: 51

    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. Border Crossings: From Mexico to U.S., 1895-1964 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2006.