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iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014

Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Subject:
Garcia, Scherezade  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Designers  Search this
Altos de Chavón (Dominican Republic)  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Hispanic American women artists  Search this
Multimedia (Art)  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16286
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)373514
AAA_collcode_garcilia
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_373514
Additional Online Media:

Looking at German Perez's paintings / a poem by Julia Alvarez

Author:
Alvarez, Julia  Search this
Artist:
Perez, German  Search this
Book designer:
Garcia, Iliana Emilia 1970-  Search this
Translator:
Vicioso, Sherezada 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Perez, German  Search this
Physical description:
20 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 13 cm x 13 cm, in envelope 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1998
20th century
Topic:
Art, Caribbean  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.P4416 A48 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1050621

iliana emilia garcia papers

Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Names:
García, Scherezade, 1966-  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Linear Feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Place:
Altos de Chavón (Dominican Republic)
Date:
1987-2014
Summary:
The papers of multimedia artist and designer iliana emilia garcia measure 0.5 linear feet and date from 1987 to 2014. The collection is comprised of art reproductions, an annotated book, booklets and pamphlets for events and organizations, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and clippings that relate to garcia along with some material related to her sister Scherezade Garcia. The collection also includes one photograph of garcia's Paid/Received installation and student documents from Altos de Chavon.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of multimedia artist and designer iliana emilia garcia measure 0.5 linear feet and date from 1987 to 2014. The collection is comprised of art reproductions, an annotated book, booklets and pamphlets for events and organizations, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and clippings that relate to garcia along with some material related to her sister Scherezade Garcia. The collection also includes one photograph of garcia's Paid/Received installation and student documents from Altos de Chavon.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as one series.

Series 1: iliana emilia garcia Papers, 1987-2014 (Box 1; 0.5 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
iliana emilia garcia (1970- ) is a multimedia artist and designer in Brooklyn, New York. She was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and attended the Altos de Chavon School of Design before receiving a scholarship to the Parsons School of Design's summer program in 1988. In 1989 she was awarded the Ruth Vanderpool Parsons Institutional Scholarship for Portfolio Excellence. In 1991 garcia went on to receive a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communication Design from Parsons. She is also one of the founding members of the printmaking collective Dominican York Proyecto Grafica.
Related Materials:
Also found in the Archives of American Art are the papers of Scherezade Garcia, the sister of iliana emilia garcia.
Provenance:
The collection was donated in 2015 by iliana emilia garcia.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Hispanic American women artists  Search this
Topic:
Designers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Hispanic American artists--New York (State)--New York  Search this
Multimedia (Art)  Search this
Women artists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.garcilia
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-garcilia

iliana emilia garcia papers

Collection Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Linear Feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1987-2014
Scope and Contents:
The series includes art reproductions, a book, booklets and pamphlets, clippings, and exhibition announcements and catalogs relating to garcia's artwork and exhibitions along with some material that relates to her sister Scherezade Garcia. Additionally, the series includes one photograph of garcia's installation Paid/Received and student documents from Altos de Chavon.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.garcilia, Series 1
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iliana emilia garcia papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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Art Reproductions

Collection Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1996-2011
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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iliana emilia garcia papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-garcilia-ref2

Booklets and Pamphlets

Collection Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1996-2014
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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iliana emilia garcia papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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Books

Collection Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2008
Scope and Contents:
Includes an annotated copy of Mujer Dominicana en N.Y. by Nicole Sanchez and Giovanna Bonnelly.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Clippings

Collection Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1992-2014
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Clippings

Collection Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Container:
Oversize 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1992-2014
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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iliana emilia garcia papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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ead_component:sova-aaa-garcilia-ref6

Exhibition Announcements and Catalogs

Collection Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5-9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1992-2014
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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iliana emilia garcia papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Photograph

Collection Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 2003
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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iliana emilia garcia papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Student Documents, Altos de Chavon

Collection Creator:
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1987-1988
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
iliana emilia garcia papers, 1987-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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iliana emilia garcia papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Scherezade Garcia papers

Creator:
García, Scherezade, 1966-  Search this
Names:
Sotomayor, Sonia, 1954-  Search this
garcia, iliana emilia, 1970-  Search this
Extent:
1.2 Linear Feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Sketches
Place:
Altos de Chavón (Dominican Republic)
Date:
1975-2015
Summary:
The papers of multimedia artist, designer, and educator Scherezade Garcia measure 1.2 linear feet and date from 1975 to 2015. The bulk of the collection is comprised of printed materials that include art reproductions, a book and calendar, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and posters from Garcia's childhood and career as an adult. Other material includes awards and certificates, a photograph of Garcia painting, and school documents from Altos de Chavon School of Design; correspondence with her sister iliana emilia garcia, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, and others; and sketches and mockups for Angeles Caídos [Fallen Angels] and other projects.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of multimedia artist, designer, and educator Scherezade Garcia measure 1.2 linear feet and date from 1975 to 2015. The bulk of the collection is comprised of printed materials that include art reproductions, a book and calendar, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and posters from Garcia's childhood and career as an adult. Other material includes awards and certificates, a photograph of Garcia painting, and school documents from Altos de Chavon School of Design; correspondence with her sister iliana emilia garcia, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, and others; and sketches and mockups for Angeles Caídos [Fallen Angels] and other projects.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as four series.

Series 1: Biographical Materials, 1984-circa 2000 (Box 1, 3; 0.2 linear feet)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1986-2015 (Box 1; 1 folder)

Series 3: Printed Materials, 1975-2015 (Box 1-3, OV 4; 0.6 linear feet)

Series 4: Artwork, circa 1990, undated (Box 2, OV 4; 0.2 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
Scherezade Garcia (1966- ) is a multimedia artist, designer, and educator in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Garcia was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She attended the Altos de Chavon School of Design and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Parsons School of Design in 1988. She also earned a Master of Fine Arts in 2011 from City College of New York. At Parsons she received the Parsons Institutional Scholarship and Dana Foundation Work Program. In 2015 Garcia was awarded the Joan Mitchell Foundation grant.

She is a founding member of the printmaking collective Dominican York Proyecto Grafica. Garcia has taught workshops at Altos de Chavon and El Museo del Barrio. She has also been a lecturer at Parsons School of Design and St. Francis College.
Related Materials:
Also found at the Archives of American Art are the papers of iliana emilia garcia, sister of Scherezade Garcia.
Provenance:
The papers were donated in 2015 and 2017 by Scherezade Garcia.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Art teachers--New York (State)--New York  Search this
Hispanic American women artists  Search this
Topic:
Designers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Multimedia (Art)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Sketches
Citation:
Scherezade Garcia papers, 1975-2015. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.garcsche
See more items in:
Scherezade Garcia papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-garcsche

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