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Diego Rivera and the WPA

 Man, Controller of the Universe 

(Image courtesy of Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City)

Want to learn more about Diego Rivera, other muralists, or the Works Progress Administration? Here are links to resources that are online or available at USF's Gleeson Library. 

USF Reading Project:  Man at the Crossroads (a mural by Diego Rivera)

Mural Images:

"Man at the Crossroads" Rockefeller Center, New York City (destroyed before the mural was completed)

"Man, Controller of the Universe" Palacio de Bellas Artes,  Mexico City (Image courtesy of Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City)

Explore documents relating to the creation and destruction of the mural and watch a video at the website "Las Paredes Oyen | The Walls Have Ears" 

Read about the mural:

Diego Rivera

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Murals and Muralists

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Works Progress Administration

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