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Creator:
Macia, Carlos A., 1951-1994  Search this
Type:
Drawings
Interviews
Video recordings
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
1.8 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Summary:
The papers of Cuban American painter Carlos A. Maciá measure 1.8 linear feet and date from circa 1960 to 1996. The collection is comprised of biographical materials that includes a video recording of an interview with Maciá conducted by Josh Greenman; correspondence; personal business records; printed materials; artwork that includes paintings, drawings and prints; and photographs, slides, and negatives depicting Maciá, works of art, friends and family, and still lifes photographed by Maciá.
Citation:
Carlos A. Macía papers, circa 1960-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding:
The processing of this collection received Federal support from the Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center.
Biography Note:
Carlos A. Maciá (1951-1994) was a painter in Miami, Florida and Barcelona, Spain. Maciá was born in Havana, Cuba and immigrated to the United States at age 11.
Language Note:
Portions of the papers are in Spanish.
Provenance:
Donated 1997 by Celinda Macía, Macía's mother.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Cuban American artists  Search this
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5497
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216019
AAA_collcode_macicarl
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216019