Mariscal, Federico

Thomas Kellner: 66#14 Mexico, Palacio Bellas Artes (architects: Adamo Boari, Frederico Mariscal), 2006, C-Print, 68,2x69,7 cm/26,6"x27,2", edition 12+3

Federico Mariscal (1881 - 1971)

Mariscal  was born in 1881.
Marsical was one of the architects, who changed the trend of Boari to Art Deco.
His approach was the aesthetic purism geometric, clarity in volumes, simplicity and bright colors. It represents the 'beauty of form' with its thin elastic and slender figures. He died in 1971.

Important works

teatro Esperanza Iris, Villahermosa,  Mexico
Palace Bellas Artes, Mexico