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Oral history interview with Celia Alvarez Muñoz

Interviewee:
Muñoz, Celia Alvarez, 1937-  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
Garcia, Rupert, 1941-  Search this
Hayden, Dolores  Search this
Huerta, Benito, 1952-  Search this
Limón, Damiana Esparza  Search this
Lippard, Lucy R.  Search this
Massey, Robert, 1921-  Search this
Ruiz, Vicky  Search this
Souza, Al, 1944-  Search this
Walker, Ashley, 1913-  Search this
Extent:
70 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2004 Feb. 7-28
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Celia Alvarez Muñoz conducted 2004 Feb. 7-28, by Cary Cordova, for the Archives of American Art, in Arlington, Tex.
Muñoz speaks of her early childhood and close relationship to her maternal grandmother Damiana Esparza Limón; travels to California in high school; Father Rahm, the youth center, and the opportunity to go to college; Dr. Robert Massey who was an etcher and took Muñoz under his wing; her zeal graduating from Texas Western University; teaching art to school children; her marriage; experimenting with photography; the theory of deconstruction; being a writer; the "Enlightenment" series, which began in graduate school; spirituality and philosophy; Dolores Hayden and the University of California at Los Angeles program in architecture and urban planning; her consciousness of feminism; meeting Lucy Lippard and discussing her evolution; language and the multiple meanings of words; the significance of architecture within her work; the Dallas/Fort Worth airport project; the importance of her family and their support throughout her life; Xeroxing and use of transparencies; and the Latino Cultural Center in Dallas. Muñoz also recalls Al Souza, Ashley Walker, Rupert Garcia, Vicky Ruiz, Benito Huerta, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Celia Alvarez Muñoz (1937- ) is an artist from Arlington, Tex. Cary Cordova (1970- ) is an art historian from Austin, Tex.
General:
Originally recorded on 7 sound discs and 1 compact disc. Reformatted in 2010 as 14 digital wav files. Duration is 7 hrs., 22 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.
Occupation:
Authors -- Texas  Search this
Photographers -- Texas  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Technique  Search this
Feminism and art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.munoz04
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-munoz04

The panel 'Artistic Expressions in the Barrio' at the Califas conference on Chicano art and culture in California, held at the University of California at Santa Cruz

Photographer:
Hess, Jim  Search this
Hess, Jim  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1982 Apr. 16 through 18
Topic:
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1754
See more items in:
Tomás Ybarra-Frausto research material, 1965-2004
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_1754

Visitors at the Nine Senior California artists exhibition

Creator:
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art  Search this
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art  Search this
Subject:
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1974 or 1975
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)12731
See more items in:
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art records, 1973-1988
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_12731

Photograph of artists in Richard Brodney's studio

Photographer:
Morris, Kyle Randolph, 1918-1979  Search this
Kelly, James, 1913-  Search this
Morris, Kyle Randolph, 1918-1979  Search this
Subject:
Brodney, Richard  Search this
De Forest, Roy  Search this
Smith, Hassel Wendell  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
circa 1952
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18669
See more items in:
Sonia Gechtoff papers, 1950-1980
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18669
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Photograph of Gulliver, Emmy Lou Packard's cat

Photographer:
Leonard, Gini  Search this
Leonard, Gini  Search this
Subject:
Packard, Emmy Lou  Search this
Randall, Byron  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Mendocino, Calif.
Date:
1964
Topic:
Artists' homes  Search this
Cats  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20211
See more items in:
Emmy Lou Packard Papers, 1900-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20211
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Cat sculptures in Emmy Lou Packard's Mendocino, California house

Photographer:
Leonard, Gini  Search this
Leonard, Gini  Search this
Subject:
Packard, Emmy Lou  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Mendocino, Calif.
Date:
1964
Topic:
Artists' homes  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20271
See more items in:
Emmy Lou Packard Papers, 1900-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20271
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Photograph of Dolores del Rio and Hugo Ballin in his studio, Pacific Palisades, California

Creator:
National Academy of Design (U.S.)  Search this
National Academy of Design (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
Ballin, Hugo  Search this
Del Rio, Dolores  Search this
National Academy of Design (U.S.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
circa 1934
Topic:
Artists' studios  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20632
See more items in:
National Academy of Design records, 1817-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20632
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Interview with Dennis Hopper

Creator:
Hopper, Dennis, 1936-  Search this
Saltman, Molly, 1915-2010  Search this
Hopper, Dennis, 1936-  Search this
Subject:
KPAL (Radio station : Palm Springs, California)  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1966-1967
Topic:
Actors  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20860
See more items in:
Molly Saltman "Art and Artists" interviews, 1966-1967
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20860

Beatrice Wood being interviewed by Paul Karlstrom

Photographer:
Singh, R.P.  Search this
Singh, R.P.  Search this
Subject:
Wood, Beatrice  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Ojai, Calif.
Date:
1993 Mar. 2
Topic:
Ceramicists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6832
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6832
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Beatrice Wood

Photographer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Wood, Beatrice  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Ojai, Calif.
Date:
1992 Mar. 2
Topic:
Ceramicists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6833
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6833
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Ed Kienholz

Photographer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Kienholz, Edward  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Hope, Idaho
Date:
1975 Nov 10-11
Topic:
Assemblage artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6834
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6834

Ed Kienholz and unidentified woman

Photographer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Kienholz, Edward  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Hope, Idaho
Date:
1975 Nov 10-11
Topic:
Assemblage artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6835
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6835

Ed Kienholz

Photographer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Kienholz, Edward  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Hope, Idaho
Date:
1975 Nov 10-11
Topic:
Assemblage artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6836
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6836

Louis Siegriest and Nathan Oliveira

Photographer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Oliveira, Nathan  Search this
Siegriest, Louis Bassi  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1975 Apr 5
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6837
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6837

Louis Siegriest and Nathan Oliveira

Photographer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Oliveira, Nathan  Search this
Siegriest, Louis Bassi  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1975 Apr 5
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6838
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6838

Louis Siegriest and Nathan Oliveira

Photographer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Oliveira, Nathan  Search this
Siegriest, Louis Bassi  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1975 Apr 5
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6839
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6839

Louis Siegriest and Nathan Oliveira

Photographer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Oliveira, Nathan  Search this
Siegriest, Louis Bassi  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1975 Apr 5
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6840
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6840

Louis Siegriest and Nathan Oliveira

Photographer:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Oliveira, Nathan  Search this
Siegriest, Louis Bassi  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1975 Apr 5
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6841
See more items in:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6841

Stephanie Caloia and a group of models dancing

Photographer:
Monaco, Patricia, 1939-  Search this
Monaco, Patricia, 1939-  Search this
Subject:
Caloia, Stephanie  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Berkeley, Calif.
Date:
1981
Topic:
Artists' models  Search this
Dance  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7428
See more items in:
Miscellaneous photographs collection, circa 1845-1980
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7428

Eleanor Dickinson at her exhibit Line drawing

Photographer:
Isaacs, Robert, 1922-  Search this
Isaacs, Robert, 1922-  Search this
Subject:
Dickinson, Eleanor Creekmore  Search this
California Palace of the Legion of Honor  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1975 between Oct. 8 - Dec. 14
Topic:
Artists' models  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15817
See more items in:
Eleanor Dickinson papers, 1947-2014
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15817
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