Emiliano Zapata: 100 years, 100 photographs

Emiliano Zapata: 100 years, 100 photographs
Date
26 November 2019, 10.00am - 13 December 2019, 6.00pm
Type
Exhibition
Venue
Lobby area, Senate House, Second floor, Malet Street, WC1E 7HU
Description

The photographic exhibition titled

‘Emiliano Zapata: 100 years, 100 photographs’

commemorates the centenary of the assassination of the Mexican revolutionary icon Emiliano Zapata (1879-1919). Dr Helga Baitenmann, Associate Fellow of ILAS, and Javier Calderón, director of the Chalton Gallery, co-curated the exhibition. The photographs are part of an international project involving dozens of individuals, universities and photographic archives in Mexico. The ILAS exhibition focuses on making visible the women who collaborated and fought with the Zapatista revolutionary movement.

Members of the Emiliano Zapata: 100 Years, 100 Photographs team have collective permission to exhibit the photographs during 2019 from the following archives:

National Archives:
Fototeca Nacional del Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia (Sistema Nacional de Fototecas)
        Colección Archivo Casasola
Archivo Histórico de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
       Fondo Gildardo y Octavio Magaña Cerda
Archivo General de la Nación
        Colección Fotográfica Emiliano Zapata
 
Private Collections:
Archivo de Enrique del Rayo
Colección Gustavo Casasola, Casasola México
Colección Ricardo Espinosa Orozco
Fondo Sara Castrejón
Fondo Samuel Villela

Contact

Olga Jimenez
olga.jimenez@sas.ac.uk
020 7862 8871