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Chile

Collection Creator:
Hrdlička, Aleš, 1869-1943  Search this
Container:
Box 139
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes thumb-nail sketches of anthropologists. These may have been prepared for the U.S. government during World War II.
Collection Restrictions:
The Aleš Hrdlička papers are open for research.

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Collection Citation:
Aleš Hrdlička papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Aleš Hrdlička papers / Series 21: Miscellaneous Research Notes
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National Anthropological Archives
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Oral history interview with Liliana Wilson

Interviewee:
Wilson, Liliana, 1953-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cordova, Cary  Search this
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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
Agosin, Marjorie  Search this
Almeida, Arturo  Search this
Anzaldúa, Gloria  Search this
Chödrön, Pema  Search this
Gonzales, Mia  Search this
Navarro, Mary Margaret  Search this
Perez, Cynthia  Search this
Pinochet Ugarte, Augusto  Search this
Treviño, Jesse, 1946-  Search this
Wilson, Neil  Search this
Yanez, Rene  Search this
Extent:
99 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2004, July 13-27
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Liliana Wilson conducted 2004 July 13-27, by Cary Cordova, for the Archives of American Art, in Austin, Texas.
Wilson displays a slideshow of her works and discusses Disparecidos en el Cielo; The Gatekeepers; The Immigrants; Man Running from Himself; Girl and Red Fish; Self-Portrait; Organic Barbed Wire; The Fish Tree; The Wedding; Desperate Housewife; The Lovers; The Meaning of Life; Lies; Proposition 187; Luciano; Time; Shift; El dia en que le hicieron pedazos la corona; Casi Gomez; Man and Leaf, and others. Wilson also discusses her relationship with Gloria Anzaldua; her sister's kidnapping by the Pinochet regime; experiences winning art contests at primary school; her uncommon last name; her use of Catholic imagery; her bad experience teaching; her childhood in Valparaiso, Chile; the patriarchal qualities of Chilean culture; attending architecture school and then transferring to law; her father's death and the family's resulting financial struggles; her disdain for traditional political paradigms; Santiago during the 1973 coup by Augusto Pinochet; her apartment being raided by the Army; moving to America and working as an au pair; enrolling in Austin Community College; her color choices in her paintings; moving to San Francisco; her various jobs doing commercial art; her early grant from MACLA; her anti-social nature, and how Anzaldua's nature is similar; her various residences in San Francisco; her conversion to Buddhism; moving back to Austin and her love for its community; learning to promote her own work; painting nude forms; her disdain for certain Catholic ideologies; the painters which she considers influences, such as Bosch, Kahlo, and Klee; her inability to be recognized by museums; the masculine nature of art academia; her involvement in the San Antonio arts scene; and the positive qualities of the United States. Wilson also discusses Cynthia Perez, Mia Gonzales, Jesse Treviño, Rene Yañez, Pema Chödrön, Neil Wilson, Arturo Almeida, Mary Margaret Navarro, Marjorie Agosin, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Liliana Wilson (1953-) is a Chilean born artist in Austin, Texas. Cary Cordova (1970-) is an art historian from Austin, Texas.
General:
Originally recorded on 6 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 8 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 55 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:
Art -- Study and teaching -- Chile  Search this
Painting  Search this
Religion in art  Search this
Women painters -- Texas -- Austin -- Interviews  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.wilson04
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-wilson04

Kenn Borek Air’s South Pole Rescue Team - 2017 National Air and Space Museum Trophy Winner

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National Air and Space Museum  Search this
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2017-03-30T13:15:31.000Z
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Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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French Roads May Not Be Big Enough for This Giant Satellite Dish

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2019-02-22T16:30:01.000Z
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Meet the Volcanologist: Emma Liu

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2020-06-12T21:01:19.000Z
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How Drones Gather Samples From Inside Active Volcanoes

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
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2020-08-14T15:30:04.000Z
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A Tour of Archival Images

Creator:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2019-01-09T21:11:53.000Z
YouTube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
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Preparing a Chilean "Hulte" (marine algae) Salad

Creator:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2011-05-04T13:29:26.000Z
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Travel & Events  Search this
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Tropics;Biology  Search this
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Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
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Grupo Raíz in Performance and Conversation About Nueva Canción [Behind the Scenes Documentary]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2009-11-24T15:05:46.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
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Cultural property  Search this
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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Native Chilean Women: (English) The Role of Women in the Preservation of Indigenous Culture...

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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2014-10-09T11:34:24.000Z
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National Museum of the American Indian
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SmithsonianNMAI
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Inka Engineering Symposium 7: The Inka Road through Ethnoarchaeology

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Symposia
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2013-11-19T17:20:03.000Z
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Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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National Museum of the American Indian
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Bringing It Home 04: Anita Paillamil Antiqueo

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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2014-12-11T19:55:26.000Z
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National Museum of the American Indian
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Native Chilean Women: (English) Empowering Indigenous Women and Their Communities

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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2014-10-09T11:34:24.000Z
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National Museum of the American Indian
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SmithsonianNMAI
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Suma Qamaña 2014 Bolivian Festival 13: Huayño Potosino

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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2014-06-11T20:31:49.000Z
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Suma Qamaña 2014 Bolivian Festival 04: Huayño Potosino

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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2014-06-11T14:01:44.000Z
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Native Chilean Women: (Bilingual) Empowering Indigenous Women and Their Communities

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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2014-10-09T11:34:24.000Z
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Living Earth Festival - Chiles

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National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
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2010-07-30T17:15:52.000Z
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Suma Qamaña 2014 Bolivian Festival 23: Kallawaya

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2014-06-11T20:31:50.000Z
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Native Chilean Women: (Bilingual) The Role of Women in the Preservation of Indigenous Culture...

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2014-10-09T16:29:33.000Z
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Smithsonian Science How: Adaptations of Trap Jaw Spiders ft. Entomologist Hannah Wood

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National Museum of Natural History  Search this
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2018-08-07T20:51:05.000Z
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