AAA Editor Notes
National Museum of Mexican Art (NMMA) is at 1852 W. 19th St. In Chicago's Pilsen/Little Village district, home to a large Mexican-American neighborhood, the museum highlights Mexican culture on both sides of the border. Its permanent collections include prints and drawings, ceramics, folk art, painting, photography, popular art and sculpture.
Works by such Mexican masters as Diego Rivera, David Alfaro Siqueiros and José Clemente Orozco are represented, and photographs by Manuel Álvarez Bravo and Tina Modotti are on display. Nuestras Historias is an exhibition tracing the development of Mexican art and culture.
Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.