Grace Greenwood Ames

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Grace Greenwood Ames
Born (1905-01-15)January 15, 1905
Died July 21, 1979(1979-07-21) (aged 74)
New York City
Nationality American
Known for painting
Movement Mexican muralism

Grace Greenwood Ames (born Brooklyn, January 15, 1905 – died New York City, July 21, 1979[1]) was an American artist, who worked predominantly in Mexico, where she got her artistic training.

Like her younger sister Marion she painted murals together with Diego Rivera, José Clemente Orozco, David Alfaro Siqueiros, Pablo O'Higgins, Leopoldo Méndez, and other well-known Mexican "muralista".[2]


  1. ^ Grace Greenwood (Ames), New Deal/W.P.A. Artist Biographies.
  2. ^ Grace Greenwood, National Museum of Women in the Arts.