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Mexican muralists through their mural paintings engraved with both political and social
messages in the period after 1920 had a major goal of to unite the country in the tenure of the
government installed after the Mexican revolution. These messages rather so radical in passing
their messages were led by “the big three” painters. This was the title on which Diego Rivera,
José Clemente Orozco and David Alfaro Siqueiros were referred to. Mexico long had a history of
painting mural, this led to the motivation of the culture to spread to the United States of America
with the emergence of American Scene Painting. This involved a naturalist orientation of
paintings and art which came popularity in a span early to mid-20th century through the United
States. The artists involved in this crusade portrayed scenes of the archetypal American natural
life and landscape, this stood elegantly put out in a naturalistic and descriptive elegance.
American Scene was an all-inclusive phrase used to regard rural 'American Regionalism', the
urban and political 'Social Realism'. Of importance to note is that the boundaries of the phrase
still stay ambiguous. During the 1930s into early 1950s, majority of the artists pursued a more
original form realism, this involved radical innovations in Modernism that they thought did
express the ideals of regular persons in the routine working domain. In my envisioning, the focus
on a national orientation of art was propagated from a caution of European concept and a
predisposition due to isolationism resulting after World War I. In this era characterized by austere
economic improbability, social disorder and political swings that charted the calamitous Great
Depression, American artists did uphold an obligation to expressing precisely personal sights.
Determined to bar the impact of European artists, orientations and lessons.
However, the vastly accepted art across America and Mexico was successful in relenting the
messages intended. Those in México served to put across messages in murals depicting the social

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