Amero, Emilio

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Name
Amero, Emilio Gender: M
Emilio Maria Luis Amero Mimiaga
born on 25 May 1901 at 08:30 (= 08:30 AM )
Place Ixtlahuacán del Río, Mexico, 20n52, 103w15
Timezone LMT m103w15 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 03°42' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 08°20 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 17°32'



Biography

Mexican visual artist, among the leading figures of the Mexican Modern art movement. He was a member of the first group of muralists to receive commissions in Post-Revolutionary Mexico, working alongside such luminaries as José Clemente Orozco, Carlos Mérida, and Diego Rivera. Raised and educated amidst the social and political upheaval of the Mexican Revolution, Amero fully embraced its lessons and began to express his personal vision in painting, printmaking, illustration, photography, and filmmaking. In particular, Amero developed a great passion for lithography, establishing several print workshops during his career and influencing a generation of young artists. He died on 12 April 1976 in Norman, Oklahoma.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from México state archives. Spanish Wikipedia has 22 May apparently in error.

Categories

  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter, printmaker, illustrator)
  • Vocation : Art : Photography
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Filmmaker)