Commemorative publication on occasion of the 60th anniversary of the TGP, which can be credited for encouraging and maintaining interest in the graphic arts in Mexico. Antonio Rodríguez explains the contribution of the TGP to Mexican art, and Jesús Alvarez Amaya provides a brief history of the Taller –Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.
Despite its title, José Juárez, Irene Herner, and Arnoldo Martínez Verdugo present the work of Siqueiros through the unifying theme of the self-portrait, a recurrent theme for the artist during his career. Siquieros skills as a painter, draftsman, and muralist are presented well, despite other more arguable aspects of the essays. The variety of techniques