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An Avant-Garde Argentine: Edgardo Giménez

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Wed, 22 Jun 2022 16:45:49 +0000
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<img width="640" height="723" src="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/380733_cfd4f18146f28963_b.jpeg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="Layers of blue and purple lines and shapes form the symmetrical background of a photomontage of a nude man, pictured from behind, with large butterfly wings. The word &quot;LOVE&quot; is repeated on the bottom in yellow on either side of the background shape." loading="lazy" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset="https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/380733_cfd4f18146f28963_b.jpeg 906w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/380733_cfd4f18146f28963_b-265x300.jpeg 265w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/380733_cfd4f18146f28963_b-170x192.jpeg 170w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="42868" data-permalink="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2022/06/22/an-avant-garde-argentine-edgardo-gimenez/380733_cfd4f18146f28963_b/" data-orig-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/380733_cfd4f18146f28963_b.jpeg" data-orig-size="906,1024" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;0&quot;}" data-image-title="380733_cfd4f18146f28963_b" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/380733_cfd4f18146f28963_b-265x300.jpeg" data-large-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/380733_cfd4f18146f28963_b.jpeg" /><p>Designer Edgardo Giménez synthesized a variety of artistic styles to establish one of his own, a style that he blended with provocative imagery (including his own nudity) to produce graphics that both captured a moment in Argentine history and created a tool for self-promotion.</p><p>The post <a href="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2022/06/22/an-avant-garde-argentine-edgardo-gimenez/">An Avant-Garde Argentine: Edgardo Giménez</a> first appeared on <a href="https://www.cooperhewitt.org">Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum</a>.</p>
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