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Toward the preservation of a heritage : Latin American and Latino art in the midwestern United States / Olga U. Herrera ; with a foreword by Victor Sorell and Gilberto Cárdenas

Title:
Latin American and Latino art in the midwestern United States
Author:
Herrera, Olga U  Search this
Sorell, V. A (Victor A.)  Search this
Cardenas, Gilberto  Search this
University of Notre Dame Institute for Latino Studies  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 160 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 18 x 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Middle West
Date:
2008
C2008
Topic:
Art, Latin American--Appreciation  Search this
Hispanic American art--Appreciation  Search this
Hispanic American art  Search this
Art, Latin American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_911935

Murales del Barrio

Author:
Arceo-Frutos, René H  Search this
Sorell, V. A (Victor A.)  Search this
Rogovin, Mark  Search this
Mexican Fine Arts Center--Museum (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 x 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Date:
1987
C1987
20th century
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration, Mexican--Exhibitions  Search this
Mural painting and decoration, American--Exhibitions  Search this
Mural painting and decoration--Exhibitions  Search this
Mexican American artists  Search this
Call number:
ND2638.C4 B27 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_501343

Body/culture : Chicano figuration / curated by Richard J. Kubiak and Elizabeth Partch ; with essays by Amalia Mesa-Bains and Victor Alejandro Sorell ; edited by Elizabeth Partch

Author:
Kubiak, Richard J  Search this
Partch, Elizabeth  Search this
Mesa-Bains, Amalia  Search this
Sorell, V. A (Victor A.)  Search this
Sonoma State University University Art Gallery  Search this
Physical description:
44 p. ; ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
Mexican American art  Search this
Figurative art  Search this
Call number:
N6538.M4 K95 1990
N6538.M4K95 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_405841

Oral history interview with William Walker

Interviewee:
Walker, William, 1927-  Search this
Interviewer:
Sorell, V. A. (Victor A)  Search this
Extent:
111 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1991 June 12-14
Scope and Contents:
An interview of William Walker conducted 1991 June 12-14, by Victor Sorell, for the Archives of American Art.
Walker discusses his childhood in Birmingham, Alabama and Chicago, Illinois; painting murals in Memphis; the Chicago Mural Group, the Wall of Respect in Chicago, the Wall of Dignity in Detroit and other murals; subject matter and use of black historical figures such as Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, and Elijah Muhammad; use of narrative; public response to the murals; and artists he worked with including Eugene Edaw, Mark Rogovin, John Weber and Mitchell Caton.
Biographical / Historical:
William Walker (1927- ) is an Afroican American mural painter from Chicago, Illinois.
General:
Originally recorded 3 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 8 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.
Occupation:
Muralists -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Public art -- United States  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.walker91
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d388487b-ca14-4ea1-aae9-9b219147b9c1
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-walker91
Online Media:

Guide to Chicago murals : yesterday and today / edited by V. A. Sorell

Author:
Sorell, V. A (Victor A.)  Search this
Chicago Council on Fine Arts  Search this
Physical description:
57 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Guidebooks
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
1979
C1979
20th century
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration, American  Search this
Street art  Search this
Mural painting and decoration  Search this
Ch OA.5615  Search this
Ch J.932  Search this
Call number:
ND2638.C4 G94 1979
ND2638.C4G94 1979
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_126604

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