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George Catlin's Father to George Catlin

Creator:
Nieto, Margarita  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1821 Mar. 21
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1149
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George Catlin papers, undated
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_1149
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Oral history interview with David Avalos, 1988 June 16-July 5

Interviewee:
Avalos, David, 1947-  Search this
Interviewer:
Nieto, Margarita  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- California -- San Diego -- Interviews  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Chicano artists  Search this
Mexican American art  Search this
Mexican American artists  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- California -- San Diego  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5428
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213765
AAA_collcode_avalos88
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213765
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Oral history interview with Carlos Almaraz, 1986 February 6-1987 January 29

Interviewee:
Almaraz, Carlos, 1941-1989  Search this
Interviewer:
Nieto, Margarita  Search this
Subject:
Flores, Elsa  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Mexican American art  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Mexican American artists  Search this
Street art  Search this
Chicano movement  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5409
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216420
AAA_collcode_almara86
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_216420
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Oral history interview with Carlos Almaraz

Interviewee:
Almaraz, Carlos  Search this
Interviewer:
Nieto, Margarita  Search this
Names:
Flores, Elsa  Search this
Extent:
154 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1986 February 6-1987 January 29
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Mexican born American artist Carlos Almaraz conducted 1986 February 6-1987 January 29, by Margarita Nieto, for the Archives of American Art.
Almaraz discusses his childhood and education; the development of his interest in art; his experiences living in New York City from 1965 to 1970; and his return to Southern California in the early 1970s. He speaks of his participation in the muralism movement in Los Angeles in the 1970s; his political involvement in the United Farm Workers movement; his personal art work (as opposed to collective work with the muralists); his trip to China in 1974; people he met in New York and southern California; and recent developments in the Los Angeles art world. The interview is concluded with Almaraz speaking of his wife Elsa Flores and their daughter Maya.
Biographical / Historical:
Carlos Almaraz (1941-1989) was a Mexican born American mural painter from Los Angeles, California.
General:
Originally recorded on 8 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 14 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hrs., 56 minutes.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Mexican American art  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Mexican American artists  Search this
Street art  Search this
Chicano movement  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.almara86
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97198d5e2-b0da-45f0-af73-515f455786f0
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-almara86
Online Media:

Oral history interview with David Avalos

Interviewee:
Avalos, David  Search this
Interviewer:
Nieto, Margarita  Search this
Extent:
100 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1988 June 16-July 5
Scope and Contents:
An interview of David Avalos conducted 1988 June 16-July 5, by Margarita Nieto, for the Archives of American Art. Avalos speaks of his childhood, education at the University of California at San Diego; his involvement with the Centro Cultural de la Raza; the socio-political environment that produced the San Diego Chicano Muralist movement (specifically Chicano Park); the formation of the Border art Workshop (BAW/TAF); the collaboration between the Centro and the La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art (presently the San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art); art activity in San Diego; Chicano activity distinct from Los Angeles; his philosophy on conceptual art; and his art career.
Biographical / Historical:
David Avalos (1947-) is a painter and administrator from San Diego, California.
General:
Originally recorded on 5 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 10 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 44 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives' Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Painters -- California -- San Diego -- Interviews  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Chicano artists  Search this
Mexican American art  Search this
Mexican American artists  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- California -- San Diego  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.avalos88
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw93ecf1441-e4c4-49e0-a259-1632aa2da159
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-avalos88
Online Media:

Across the street : Self-Help Graphics and Chicano art in Los Angeles / by Bolton Colburn ; with an essay by Margarita Nieto

Author:
Colburn, Bolton T  Search this
Nieto, Margarita  Search this
Laguna Art Museum (Laguna Beach, Calif.)  Search this
UCLA at the Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center  Search this
Art Museum of South Texas  Search this
Anchorage Museum of History and Art  Search this
Subject:
Self-Help Graphics and Art, Inc Exhibitions  Search this
Laguna Art Museum (Laguna Beach, Calif.) Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
California
Los Angeles
Date:
1995
C1995
Topic:
Hispanic American prints--Exhibitions  Search this
Group work in art--Exhibitions  Search this
Prints  Search this
Call number:
NE539.S38 A4 1995X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_532152

Mexican masterpieces from the Bernard and Edith Lewin collection : Los Angeles County Museum of Art, November 23, 1997-February 16, 1998 = Obras maestras mexicanas de la colección de Bernard y Edith Lewin, Museo de Arte del Condado de Los Ángeles, desde el 23 de noviembre de 1997 hasta el 16 de febrero de 1998

Title:
Obras maestras de la coleción de Bernard y Edith Lewin
Author:
Los Angeles County Museum of Art  Search this
Nieto, Margarita  Search this
Subject:
Lewin, Bernard Art collections  Search this
Lewin, Edith Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1997
C1997
20th century
Topic:
Art, Mexican  Search this
Call number:
N6555 .L67 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_644307

Alfredo Ramos Martinez & modernismo / Margarita Nieto and Louis Stern ; edited by Marie Chambers, editor

Author:
Ramos Martínez, Alfredo 1875?-1946  Search this
Nieto, Margarita  Search this
Stern, Louis  Search this
Vuilleumier, Gerard  Search this
Alfredo Ramos Martinez Research Project  Search this
Subject:
Ramos Martínez, Alfredo 1875?-1946  Search this
Physical description:
252 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 33 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2009
C2009
20th century
Topic:
Art, Mexican  Search this
Call number:
N6559.R36 A44 2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1001904

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