1. Forerunners and Independents * 2. The First Modern Movements * 3. Mexican Muralism * 4. Muralism Beyond Mexico * 5. The Exiles * 6. Mexico: Four Women and One Man * 7. A Climate of Change * 8. Geometric Abstraction * 9. Informal Abstraction 10. Expressionist Tendencies * 11. Realism, Pop Art and Surrealism * 12. Moving Towards the Present * 13. Latin American Art Now
The only one-volume introduction to modern and post-modern art from Latin America, perhaps the most exciting and rewarding art scene in the world today.
Edward Lucie-Smith was born in 1933 in Jamaica and educated at Merton College, Oxford, where he read History. Well known as a poet, novelist, biographer, broadcaster and critic, he is the author of numerous books - among them The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms, Furniture, Movements in Art Since 1945, Symbolist Art and Sexuality in Western Art (all in the World of Art series).