An image in black and white of a woman with six iguanas on her head. The text is the title of the exhibition, Graciela Iturbide's Mexico.
Graciela Iturbide, Nuestra Señora de las Iguanas (Our Lady of the Iguanas), Juchitán, 1979; Gelatin silver print, 10 x 8 in.; Collection of Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser; © Graciela Iturbide; Courtesy Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Related Programs and Events

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon 2020: Women Artists of Latin America

MAR 14

10 a.m.–3 p.m. In honor of Women’s History Month, NMWA will host its 7th annual Art+Feminism edit-a-thon focused on improving Wikipedia entries related to notable women artists and art world figures. This year’s event will focus on women artists of Latin America.


NMWA Late Hours

MAR 26 | APR 27 | MAY 19

5 p.m.–9 p.m. Visit NMWA during special late hours. Attend docent-led tours of the collection galleries and in the exhibition Graciela Iturbide's Mexico.


Free Community Days

MAR 01 | APR 05 | MAY 03

12–5 p.m. The first Sunday of the month is Community Day at NMWA—enjoy admission to the museum all day and see Graciela Iturbide's Mexico for free.


Gallery Talks

APR 01 | APR 15 | APR 29 | MAY 06 | MAY 13

12–12:30 p.m. An educator or curator leads this 30-minute thematic gallery talk on Graciela Iturbide's Mexico.         



Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico is organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Presentation of the exhibition at NMWA is made possible by RBC Wealth Management and City National Bank with additional support provided by the Sue J. Henry and Carter G. Phillips Exhibition Fund and Agnes Gund.

The museum extends appreciation to the Embassy of Mexico and the Mexican Cultural Institute in Washington, D.C.

National Museum of Women in the Arts