Arts

Groundbreaking exhibition at San Antonio Museum of Art examines legacy of La Malinche

According to the exhibition's curators, 'Traitor, Survivor, Icon' is the first comprehensive visual exploration of Malinche's significance and cultural impact on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.

By Marco Aquino

The traveling exhibition "Traitor, Survivor, Icon: The Legacy of La Malinche" commemorates 500 years since the fall of Tenochtitlan, once the capital of the Aztec empire, and examines the complex legacy of a historical figure often called the "Mother of Mexico." Organized by the Denver Art Museum (DAM), the exhibition is currently on view at the San Antonio Museum of Art and runs through Jan. 8...

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