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How Mariano Rodríguez's work honored his Cuban heritage

Clip: 10/22/2021 | 5m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

One of Cuba's most celebrated avant-garde painters, Mariano Rodríguez, was a prolific 20th century artist whose exposure in the U.S. was cut short after the Cuban Revolution. But now there’s a resurfacing of his work at the McMullen Museum of Art at Boston College. Special correspondent Jared Bowen of GBH Boston has the story for our arts and culture series, CANVAS.

Aired: 10/22/21

Rating: NR

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