principles of art appreciation research project –

WATCH This Video: “The Orozco Mural Quetzalcoatl” (1961), a twenty-three-minute color film written, produced, and directed by Robert Canton ’58. The film tells the myth of Quetzalcoatl as depicted in The Epic of American Civilization.

The University has made a Digitized Virtual Tour of it HERE: (scroll it sideways to see the entire thing) below it are some of the over 200 Preparatory drawings made by the artist which is also in their collection.

This page features the work of William ZORACH…

6 Flickr photos of EPIC OF AMERICA by William Zorach…

It is MORE than Interesting that both of them have a Subject and Title that are SO Similar. I want you to***WRITE A VISUAL COMPARISON of these 2 works which were made for different Universities in the United States by Artists who came from another country…OROZCO from Mexico and ZORACH from Lithuania.