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Parra, Catalina (Chilean Art)

Collection Creator:
Ashton, Dore  Search this
Container:
Box 34, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1983-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Dore Ashton papers, 1849, circa 1928-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Dore Ashton papers / Series 8: Addition to the Dore Ashton Papers / 8.4: Writing Project and Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw962e85c69-7c0c-4508-acdf-0dfcf5f43118
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-ashtdore-ref1511

Oral history interview with Regina Vater, 2004 February 23-25

Interviewee:
Vater, Regina, 1943-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cordova, Cary  Search this
Subject:
Orozco, Sylvia  Search this
Viola, Bill  Search this
Ashton, Dore  Search this
Escobar, Ruth.  Search this
Oiticica, Hélio  Search this
Clark, Lygia  Search this
Vergara, Carlos  Search this
Schenberg, Mário  Search this
Moorman, Charlotte  Search this
Calle, Sophie  Search this
Pitanga, Antonio  Search this
Parra, Catalina  Search this
Porter, Liliana  Search this
Lippard, Lucy R.  Search this
Paik, Nam June  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Lundberg, Bill  Search this
Schaeffer, Frank  Search this
Diaz, Antonio  Search this
Pereira dos Santos, Nelson  Search this
Wilson, Bobby  Search this
Mendieta, Ana  Search this
Wilson, Martha  Search this
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Curators -- Texas  Search this
Multimedia (Art)  Search this
Cinéma vérité  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12290
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)254936
AAA_collcode_vater04
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_254936
Online Media:

Julia P. Herzberg papers, 1977-2018, bulk 1987-2011

Creator:
Herzberg, Julia P.  Search this
Subject:
Alfonzo, Carlos  Search this
Kaikkonen, Kaarina  Search this
Katz, Leandro  Search this
Lam, Wifredo  Search this
Rabinovich, Raquel  Search this
Parra, Catalina  Search this
Fernández, Magdalena  Search this
Weiss, Monika  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Topic:
Art, Latin American  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17628
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)397862
AAA_collcode_herzjuli
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_397862

Catalina Parra [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_33923

Oral history interview with Regina Vater

Interviewee:
Vater, Regina  Search this
Interviewer:
Cordova, Cary  Search this
Creator:
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Names:
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Ashton, Dore  Search this
Calle, Sophie  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Clark, Lygia, 1920-  Search this
Diaz, Antonio  Search this
Escobar, Ruth.  Search this
Lippard, Lucy R.  Search this
Lundberg, Bill, 1942-  Search this
Mendieta, Ana, 1948-1985  Search this
Moorman, Charlotte  Search this
Oiticica, Hélio, 1937-1980.  Search this
Orozco, Sylvia, 1954-  Search this
Paik, Nam June, 1932-  Search this
Parra, Catalina  Search this
Pereira dos Santos, Nelson  Search this
Pitanga, Antonio, 1939-  Search this
Porter, Liliana, 1941-  Search this
Schaeffer, Frank  Search this
Schenberg, Mário  Search this
Vergara, Carlos, 1941-  Search this
Viola, Bill, 1951-  Search this
Wilson, Bobby  Search this
Wilson, Martha, 1947-  Search this
Extent:
67 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2004 February 23-25
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Regina Vater conducted 2004 February 23-25, by Cary Cordova, for the Archives of American Art, in her home in Austin, Texas.
Vater speaks of her childhood in Copacabana, Ipanema, south of Rio de Janeiro; her father's career as a physician; her Basque, Portuguese, and Jewish heritage; her early education including early experiences with Greek philosophy; her parents' reaction to her desire to be an artist; her great-grandfather's translation of Virgil and Homer into Portuguese; her study abroad in France in 1972; her move to New York in the mid-1970s; her motivations for various works of art, including the series Gentle Solitude, Three Chinese Monkeys, Luxo Lixo, Electronic Nature, The Knots, Tina America, and "O Que e Arte?"; her Guggenheim fellowship in 1981; the 1976 Whitney Biennial; her marriage to video installation artist Bill Lundberg; her move to Austin, Tex.; her work with the Franklin Furnace Gallery and Flue magazine; her involvement with "cinema verité"; making films with Ruth Escobar; her travels in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Lima, Peru, Bolivia, and Colombia; her perception of the emotional differences between Latinos and Americans; her love of Brazilian culture; her own classification of her work and potential reasons for the lack of scholarship on her work; her activities as a curator including the 1984 show "Latin American Visual Thinking," at the Art Awareness Gallery in New York, N.Y.; difficulties with the Brazilian government in attempting to bring her film Green into that country; her love of poetry, especially concrete poetry; and the spirituality of her work. Vater also recalls Helio Oiticica, Lygia Clark, Frank Schaeffer, Antonio Diaz, Carlos Vergara, Rubens Gerschman, Mario Schemberg, Lucy Lippard, Augustos de Campos, John Cage, Joseph Beuys, Quentin Fiore, Tomasso Trinino, Bill Lundberg [the artist's husband], Leo Castelli, Dore Ashton, Nam June Paik, Charlotte Moorman, Sophie Calle, Nelson Pereira dos Santos, Ruth Escobar, Antonio Pitanga, Bobby Wilson, Sylvia Orozco, Bill Viola, Ana Mendieta, Martha Wilson, Catalina Parra, Liliana Porter, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Regina Vater (1943-) is a Brazilian born multimedia artist from Austin, Texas. Cary Cordova (1970-) is an art historian from Austin, Texas.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound discs and 1 compact disc. Duration is 5 hr., 10 min.
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 administrators.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Curators -- Texas  Search this
Multimedia (Art)  Search this
Cinéma vérité  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.vater04
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90fdf7731-449f-47f2-bace-00a5d8cd1df9
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-vater04
Online Media:

Catalina Parra in retrospect : Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, New York, February 6-April 4, 1992 / Julia P. Herzberg, curator

Author:
Herzberg, Julia P  Search this
Parra, Catalina  Search this
Lehman College Art Gallery  Search this
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo (Santiago, Chile)  Search this
Subject:
Parra, Catalina  Search this
Physical description:
63 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1991
C1991
20th century
Topic:
Collage  Search this
Conceptual art  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.P24494 L44 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_664378

The Latina artist : the response of the creative mind to gender, race, class and identity / [artists in residence, Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, Annalee Davis, Coco Fusco, Anaida Hernandez, Yolanda López, Amalia Mesa-Bains, Catalina Parra ; editors, Denise M. Rompilla, Alessandra V. Exposito, Ayodamol T. Okunseindo ; instructors, Judith K. Brodsky, Isabel Nazario ; students, Carmen Bardeguez-Brown ... [et al.] ; translator, José Fernandez]

Author:
Campos-Pons, Maria Magdalena 1959-  Search this
Davis, Annalee  Search this
Fusco, Coco  Search this
Hernández, Anaida  Search this
Barriocanal López, Yolanda  Search this
Mesa-Bains, Amalia  Search this
Parra, Catalina  Search this
Rompilla, Denise M  Search this
Exposito, Alessandra V  Search this
Okunseinde, Ayodamola T  Search this
Rutgers University Dialogues Grants Program  Search this
Mason Gross School of the Arts (Rutgers University) Department of Visual Arts  Search this
Rutgers Center for Innovative Printmaking  Search this
Center for Latino Arts and Culture of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey  Search this
Physical description:
60 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1998
[1998]
20th century
Topic:
Hispanic American art  Search this
Hispanic American women artists  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Group work in art  Search this
Call number:
N6538.H58 L385 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_570834

Catalina Parra : it's indisputable = es indiscutible / organized by Rocío Aranda-Alvarado

Title:
It's indisputable
Es indiscutible
Author:
Parra, Catalina  Search this
Aranda-Alvarado, Rocío  Search this
Universidad Católica de Chile Centro de Extensión Cultural  Search this
Jersey City Museum  Search this
Subject:
Parra, Catalina  Search this
Physical description:
72 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
2001
C2001
Call number:
N6669.P37 A4 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_905587

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