Grantee in the News | Jun 2021

Diego Rivera’s monumental mural, “Pan American Unity,” makes its way to SFMOMA

Nearly as fascinating as the stunning 70-foot mural with historical Bay Area ties is the painstaking process of dismantling and moving it across town for display at SFMOMA. The four-year undertaking involved mechanical engineers, architects, art historians, fresco experts, art handlers and riggers from the US and Mexico working in concert.