top of page
< Back

David Alfaro Siqueiros


In this class, you will learn about the extraordinary story of David Alfaro Siqueiros' The Portrait of the Bourgeoisie, which proposed one of the most groundbreaking methods to produce and observe a mural but was unfortunately left to be finished by someone else as the artist fled the country persecuted by the police for Trotsky's attempted murder.




En esta clase aprenderás sobre la extraordinaria histora del Retrato de la Burguesia de David Alfaro Siqueiros, que propuso uno de los métodos más innovadores el mundo para producir y observar un mural, pero que tristemente sería terminado por alguien más, ya que el artista tuvo que escapar del país perseguido por la policia por el intento de asesinato de Trotsky. 

1 video


20 min


Do I need to have any prior knowledge of art history to take this class? 

I have paid for this class what happens now?

What does it mean that this class is bilingual?

Can I ask questions to the lecturer?

About the lecturer

Daniela Galan is the founder and director of Amalgama. She is a registered lecturer at the Arts Society in the United Kingdom and has over 17 years of research in art history and philosophy. She has focused her investigation on artists from Latin America, especially female artists whose work remains underrepresented within the art industry. This was the founding purpose of Amalgama, which led her to curate numerous exhibitions, forums and publications since its inception in 2018. 

bottom of page