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Pinocateca Diego Rivera

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I'm not very knowledgeable about Rivera's work, so the small collection contained nothing that I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pokercara
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Fort Worth, Texas
There are no Diego Rivera paintings here!

We were very disappointed to find that the Diego Rivera paintings have all been permanently moved... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2015
Sigifredo S
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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This small museum in Jalapa contains 36 pieces by Rivera, the famous Mexican painter.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
3 weeks ago
“OK”
29 Dec 2015
“There are no Diego Rivera paintings here!”
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Xalapa, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not very knowledgeable about Rivera's work, so the small collection contained nothing that I recognized. There were some interesting facts about the painter and his work contained in the information posted next to each work. If you are a Rivera fan you'll probably get...More

Thank Pokercara
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We were very disappointed to find that the Diego Rivera paintings have all been permanently moved to the city of Orizaba

Thank Sigifredo S
Reviewed 5 July 2014

I visited the Pinocateca today, and there was a wonderful exhibit of photos--landscapes documenting the changes in the Veracruz landscapes a result of modernization. A photographer friend who was with me on the visit said the quality of the photographs was like nothing he had...More

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 17 April 2014

This is an art gallery ONLY It clearly does not have anything to do with Diego Rivera. Interesting exhibit about how we are raping the land. Photos mostly. Don't expect to see see ANY Riveras

1  Thank Rstan
Reviewed 15 February 2012

Unfortunately, all Rivera paintings were out on loan when I visited. There was an interesting temporary exhibition of ceramics works by two brother artists.

Thank MICHAEL P
Reviewed 13 February 2012

Some years ago the small exhibition gallery was open to house some local artists. Perhaps it has reached its goal, but the quality of the exhibitions are not great, from pottery to paintings, this free gallery is open to everyone. When taking a tour in...More

Thank Hector_Xalapa
Reviewed 27 January 2012

I try to catch every exhibit here. The art is sometimes contemporary, sometimes historic. Never boring. Always free.

Thank John W
Reviewed 22 April 2010

And there never have been evidently. Only in name. It is a small gallery with very good works but don't go looking for Diego Rivera's work. Go to Mexico City to the Palacio National to see his murals.

Thank abramh_10
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