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Oral history interview with Jose Villalobos

Interviewee:
Villalobos, Jose, 1988-  Search this
Interviewer:
Franco, Josh T., 1985-  Search this
Names:
Pandemic Oral History Project  Search this
Extent:
1 Item ((21 min.), digital, mp4)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Interviews
Video recordings
Date:
2020 August 19
Scope and Contents:
An interview with Jose Villalobos conducted 2020 August 19, by Josh Franco, for the Archives of American Art's Pandemic Oral History Project at Villalobos' home in San Antonio, Texas.
Biographical / Historical:
Jose Villalobos (1988- ) is a sculptor and performance artist in San Antonio, Texas.
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:
This interview is open for research.
Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its Oral History Program interviews available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. Quotation, reproduction and publication of the audio is governed by restrictions. If an interview has been transcribed, researchers must quote from the transcript. If an interview has not been transcribed, researchers must quote from the audio recording. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Performance artists -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Topic:
Pandemics  Search this
COVID-19 (Disease)  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Video recordings
Identifier:
AAA.villal20
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-villal20
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Jesse Treviño

Interviewee:
Treviño, Jesse, 1946-  Search this
Interviewer:
Gillespie, Benjamin, 1988-  Search this
Names:
Pandemic Oral History Project  Search this
Extent:
1 Item ((31 min.), digital, mp4)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Interviews
Video recordings
Date:
2020 July 20
Scope and Contents:
An interview with Jesse Treviño conducted 2020 July 20, by Benjamin Gillespie, for the Archives of American Art's Pandemic Oral History Project at Treviño's home in San Antonio, Texas.
Biographical / Historical:
Jesse Treviño (1946- ) is a muralist, painter, and sculptor in San Antonio, Texas.
Related Materials:
The Archives of American Art also holds an interview with Jesse Treviño conducted 2004 July 15-16, by Cary Cordova.
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:
This interview is open for research.
Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its Oral History Program interviews available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. Quotation, reproduction and publication of the audio is governed by restrictions. If an interview has been transcribed, researchers must quote from the transcript. If an interview has not been transcribed, researchers must quote from the audio recording. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Occupation:
Muralists -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Painters -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Sculptors -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Topic:
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Pandemics  Search this
COVID-19 (Disease)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Video recordings
Identifier:
AAA.trevin20
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-trevin20
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Jesse Amado

Interviewee:
Amado, Jesse, 1951-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cordova, Cary  Search this
Creator:
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Names:
ArtPace (Foundation : San Antonio, Tex.)  Search this
Contemporary Art for San Antonio (Organization)  Search this
Finesilver Gallery  Search this
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Casas, Mel, 1929-2014  Search this
Davis, Barbara  Search this
Ford, O'Neil, 1905-  Search this
Hickey, Dave, 1940-  Search this
Holland, Rebecca, 1962-  Search this
Mondini-Ruiz, Franco, 1961-  Search this
Ramirez, Chuck  Search this
Reynolds, Steve  Search this
Extent:
79 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2004 May 31-June 7
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Jesse Amado conducted 2004 May 31 and June 7, by Cary Cordova, for the Archives of American Art, at the artist's studio, in San Antonio, Texas.
Includes artist's family background, personalities, and relationship of artist's mother and father; parents' occupations and the effect on the family; brother Gilbert; early influences and experiences in drawing; role of religion during childhood; experiences in school including parochial school and losing interest in 12th grade; experiences working with architect O'Neil Ford in high school; decision to go into the Navy; experiences and travels in the Navy; first impressions of New York City; interest in literature and reading on works and life, including T.S. Eliot, "Tom Sawyer," "The Odyssey;" first experiences with foreign film, especially L'Avventura; bilingualism including learning to speak English and it's possible influences on art; work after the Navy on a tanker; travels in Europe; New York City and experiences working and living there; decision to return to San Antonio; starting at San Antonio College and experience of returning to school; first paintings; attempt at teaching; joining the fire department and influences of that job on his art; MFA study at University of Texas, San Antonio; influences of professors including Steve Reynolds, Mel Casas, and Dave Hickey; major influential discussion with Dave Hickey and art that resulted; BFA show exhibition; beginnings of ideas of fragility and mutability in early pieces; relationship to Minimalism or Conceptual Art in works; the growing art scene in San Antonio and it's galleries, including FineSilver, Blue Star and Art Pace; relationships with other San Antonio artists including Franco Mondini, Chuck Ramirez, Rebecca Holland; discussion of Bemis Foundation show; artist's feelings on being a Latino or Chicano artist; possible Latino influences on his art; discussion of Latino culture and iconography; change from stronger tendencies in painting towards sculpture and installation pieces; discussion of works in the "Taking Liberties" exhibition [1992]; the artist's creation process; discussion of Antonioni's L'Avventura and its use in artist's work; use of text as a visual form; importance of backstory and context to artist's work; use of music and lyrics in work, including James Brown and the Beatles; interest in taglines and its use in art; interest in fashion especially fashion magazines and its use in art; introduction and use of DYMO tape in art; relationship and interactions with galleries and museums, especially the Whitney, Blue Star, FineSilver; Barbara Davis; use of digital photography in work; discussion of the economics of the gallery; the future of artist's work and the importance of the process for the artist in the future; role of Catholicism in artist's work; the exhibition "Renascence" at the Contemporary Arts Museum in Houston; influence of marriage and divorce on works.
Biographical / Historical:
Jesse Amadao (1951-) is an artist in San Antonio, Texas. Cary Cordoza (1970-) is an art historian.
General:
Originally recorded on 7 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 9 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 45 minutes.
Interview recorded on mini discs and compact discs.
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:
Sculptors -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Painters -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Topic:
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Art -- Technique  Search this
Religion in art  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.amado04
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-amado04
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Franco Mondini-Ruiz, 2004 July 7-8

Interviewee:
Mondini-Ruiz, Franco, 1961-  Search this
Mondini-Ruiz, Franco, 1961-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cordova, Cary  Search this
Subject:
Briseño, Rolando  Search this
Amado, Jesse  Search this
Romo, Ito  Search this
Herzberg, Julia P.  Search this
Jaukkuri, Maaretta  Search this
Moffatt, Tracey  Search this
Tracy, Michael  Search this
Judd, Donald  Search this
Cisneros, Sandra  Search this
Diaz, Alejandro  Search this
Taylor, Frederieke  Search this
Lozano, Danny  Search this
Casey, Mike  Search this
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- Technique  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Gay artists  Search this
Artists (LGBTQ)  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12062
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)249039
AAA_collcode_mondin04
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_249039
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Rolando Briseño, 2004 March 16-26

Interviewee:
Briseño, Rolando, 1952-  Search this
Briseño, Rolando, 1952-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cordova, Cary  Search this
Subject:
Orozco, Sylvia  Search this
Barraza, Santa  Search this
Amado, Jesse  Search this
Mondini-Ruiz, Franco  Search this
Ramirez, Chuck  Search this
Pace, Linda  Search this
Kanjo, Kathryn  Search this
Von Honts, Jackie  Search this
Del Viller, Melita  Search this
Mazuca, Roland  Search this
De Syzslo, Fernando  Search this
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- Texas -- San Antonio -- Interviews  Search this
Mexican American artists  Search this
Catholicism  Search this
Computer Art  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Gay artists  Search this
Artists (LGBTQ)  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12193
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)247313
AAA_collcode_brisen04
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_247313
Online Media:

Jan Tips papers

Creator:
Tips, Jan, 1942-  Search this
Extent:
206 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[ca. 1968]-1983
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, 1976-1983; 4 exhibition files, 1971-1982, containing correspondence, price lists, sales receipts, sketches, and printed material; newspaper clippings and drafts, undated and 1981-1982, written by Tips for the EXPRESS-NEWS, San Antonio, Tex.; exhibition catalogs, announcements and invitations; clippings; magazine articles; a scrapbook containing clippings and exhibition announcements; 3 annotated sketchbooks, undated and 1978; and ca. 70 photographs of Tips, other people, and her works of art.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor, painter, art critic; San Antonio, Tex. Married name Jan Tips Rowe.
Provenance:
Donated and lent for microfilming 1983 by Jan Tips (Rowe).
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Art critics -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Painters -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Sculptors -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Topic:
Women art critics  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.tipsjan
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-tipsjan

Jan Tips papers, [ca. 1968]-1983

Creator:
Tips, Jan, 1942-  Search this
Tips, Jan, 1942-  Search this
Topic:
Women art critics  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9248
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211443
AAA_collcode_tipsjan
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211443

Oral history interview with Jesse Amado, 2004 May 31-June 7

Interviewee:
Amado, Jesse, 1951-  Search this
Amado, Jesse, 1951-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cordova, Cary  Search this
Subject:
Ford, O'Neil  Search this
Mondini-Ruiz, Franco  Search this
Hickey, Dave  Search this
Davis, Barbara  Search this
Casas, Mel  Search this
Reynolds, Steve  Search this
Ramirez, Chuck  Search this
Holland, Rebecca  Search this
Finesilver Gallery  Search this
Contemporary Art for San Antonio (Organization)  Search this
ArtPace (Foundation : San Antonio, Tex.)  Search this
Recuerdos Orales: Interviews of the Latino Art Community in Texas  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Art -- Technique  Search this
Religion in art  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12876
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)248017
AAA_collcode_amado04
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_248017
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Jose Villalobos, 2020 August 19

Interviewee:
Villalobos, Jose, 1988-  Search this
Villalobos, Jose, 1988-  Search this
Interviewer:
Franco, Josh T., 1985-  Search this
Subject:
Pandemic Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Video recordings
Topic:
Pandemics  Search this
COVID-19 (Disease)  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)21969
AAA_collcode_villal20
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_21969

Oral history interview with Jesse Treviño, 2020 July 20

Interviewee:
Treviño, Jesse, 1946-  Search this
Treviño, Jesse, 1946-  Search this
Interviewer:
Gillespie, Benjamin, 1988-  Search this
Subject:
Pandemic Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Video recordings
Topic:
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Pandemics  Search this
COVID-19 (Disease)  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)21982
AAA_collcode_trevin20
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_21982

Robert Willson papers, 1960-1995

Creator:
Willson, Robert William, 1912-  Search this
Willson, Robert William, 1912-  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Glass art  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10476
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213888
AAA_collcode_willrobe
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213888

Margaret Bosshardt Pace papers, 1949-1984

Creator:
Willson, Margaret Pace, 1919-  Search this
Willson, Margaret Pace, 1919-  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Women painters -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Women sculptors -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10546
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214019
AAA_collcode_willmarg
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214019

Reginald Rowe papers, 1952-1981

Creator:
Rowe, Reginald, 1920-  Search this
Rowe, Reginald, 1920-  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9221
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211416
AAA_collcode_roweregi
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211416

Robert Tiemann papers, 1966-1982

Creator:
Tiemann, Robert, 1936-  Search this
Tiemann, Robert, 1936-  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Sculpture, American -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10576
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214052
AAA_collcode_tiemrobe
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214052

Octavio Medellin papers, circa 1935-circa 1979

Creator:
Medellin, Octavio, 1907 or 1908-1999  Search this
Medellin, Octavio, 1907 or 1908-1999  Search this
Subject:
Mérida, Carlos  Search this
Gonzalez, Xavier  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Photographs
Videorecordings
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Public sculpture -- Texas -- Dallas  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5503
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211231
AAA_collcode_medeocta
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211231
Online Media:

Martha Mood papers, 1965-1985

Creator:
Mood, Martha, 1908-1972  Search this
Mood, Martha, 1908-1972  Search this
Subject:
Henderson, Lester Kierstead  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Tapestry -- Texas  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10089
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212970
AAA_collcode_moodmart
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212970

Philip John Evett papers, 1961-1982

Creator:
Evett, Philip John, 1923-  Search this
Evett, Philip John, 1923-  Search this
Subject:
Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- Texas -- San Antonio  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10518
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213948
AAA_collcode_evetphil
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213948

Gutzon Borglum collection, 1926-1981

Creator:
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941  Search this
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941  Search this
Subject:
Borglum, Lincoln  Search this
Place:
Mount Rushmore National Memorial (S.D.)
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Audio - Visual  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6817
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208944
AAA_collcode_borggutz
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208944

Jesse Amado papers, circa 1970-2016

Creator:
Amado, Jesse, 1951-  Search this
Amado, Jesse, 1951-  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Topic:
Computer artists--Texas--San Antonio  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17427
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)385008
AAA_collcode_amadjess
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_385008
Online Media:

Self-Portrait, Peterborough 57

Alternate Title:
Xavier Gonzalez Self-Portrait
Artist:
Xavier Gonzalez, 1898 - 1993  Search this
Sitter:
Xavier Gonzalez, 1898 - 1993  Search this
Medium:
Ink, watercolor and gouache on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 66.5 x 51.3 cm (26 3/16 x 20 3/16")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1957
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Xavier Gonzalez: Male  Search this
Xavier Gonzalez: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Xavier Gonzalez: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Xavier Gonzalez: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Xavier Gonzalez: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; the Ruth Bowman and Harry Kahn Twentieth-Century American Self-Portrait Collection
Object number:
S/NPG.2002.372
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b91c98ad-cf4f-4b74-b7cb-10226739a991
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2002.372

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