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Murals in Latin America

Murals in Latin America

During the late 19th century, mural painting in Mexico expanded from its colonial role in church decoration and began to be used for secular decorations, often with the goal to educate or convey political ideas.

Cultural Revolution

Cultural Revolution

Beginning in 1966, the Cultural Revolution in China had a profound effect on the arts; this decade of political upheaval saw the destruction of cultural objects as well as attacks on artists regarded as bourgeois.

In this update, Grove Art publishes 10 article revisions and 24 emendations.

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Collection Guides

Join Oxford Art Online on a tour of unique art collections around the world! Written by experts and curators, our Collection Guides present the history and highlights of museums and galleries.

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Grove Guide to the Art Market

Explore the new Grove Art subject guide on the art market, which brings together articles related to finance, art law, provenance, cultural heritage, collecting, connoisseurship, galleries, auction houses, and dealers.

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UpdateGAO

UpdateGAO is an ongoing initiative to revise Grove’s articles in collaboration with their original authors, yielding updates to reflect recent developments and new scholarship. Have you contributed to Grove and want to update your article(s)? Let us know.

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Latin American Art

Grove Art continues a major initiative to revise and expand Grove’s content on Latin American art and architecture. Led by Tom Cummins at Harvard University, this project includes scholarship on topics from the Pre-Columbian period to present day.