Rufino Tamayo sets auction record

18Jun08


Rufino Tamayo, Troubadour, 1945

Rufino Tamayo’s, Troubadour recently sold at Christie’s for $7.2 million, breaking the $5.6 million record that had been held by fellow Mexican artist, Frida Kahlo. This goes to prove that Latin American contemporary art continues to be of growing importance throughout the art world.

Check out the story: Tamayo painting sets Latin American auction record

**Save the date for MOLAA’s own art auction that will be held on Oct. 18 and 19 of this year. It will feature more than 200 pieces of art (paintings, sculptures, prints,and works on paper) by renowned and emerging artists from throughout Latin America and the Spanish speaking Caribbean.

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