Library Digital Collections

Search

Showing results for 1 - 20 of 70 California Mexican American art

Search Results

  1. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1868 Sojourners: Chinese laborers working on the transcontinental railroad

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Railroads; Symbolism; Employees; History; Narrative art; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; Immigrants; Chinese
    • Format: image
  2. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1868 Sojourners

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Employees; Immigrants; Chinese; Gold mines and mining; Mural painting and decoration; History; Narrative art; Symbolism; Mexican American art; Railroads
    • Format: image
  3. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1848 Bandaide and 1868 Sojourners

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Murieta, Joaquín
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: violence; History; Indians of North America; Railroads; Immigrants; Narrative art; Gold mines and mining; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; Symbolism
    • Format: image
  4. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1848 Bandaide

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Mason, Biddy, 1818-1891; Murieta, Joaquín
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Miners; Mural painting and decoration; Segregation; violence; Gold mines and mining; Narrative art; Railroads; History; Symbolism; Mexican American art
    • Format: image
  5. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1848 Bandaide

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Gibbs, Mifflin Wistar; Pleasant, Mary Ellen, 1814-1904; Leidesdorff, William A. (William Alexander), 1810-1848
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Mural painting and decoration; Narrative art; History; Mexican American art; Segregation; Gold mines and mining; African Americans; Miners; Migration, Internal; Symbolism
    • Format: image
  6. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule and 1848 Bandaide

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Haciendas; Mural painting and decoration; weddings; Narrative art; History; Symbolism; Mexican American art; Gold mines and mining; Battles
    • Format: image
  7. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: History; Narrative art; Indians of North America; Missions; Barons (noblemen); Symbolism; Mexican American art; Agriculture; Cattle; Mural painting and decoration; Missionaries
    • Format: image
  8. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Missions; Missionaries; Mexican American art; Soldiers; Narrative art; Mural painting and decoration; Symbolism; Agriculture; Flags--Mexico; History
    • Format: image
  9. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1522 Spanish Arrival

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Serra, Junípero, 1713-1784
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Missions; Mural painting and decoration; Cattle; Mules; Narrative art; Indians of North America; History; Mexican American art; Symbolism
    • Format: image
  10. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1522 Spanish Arrival

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Serra, Junípero, 1713-1784
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Sailing ships; Symbolism; Mules; History; Missionaries; Narrative art; Indians of North America; Mural painting and decoration; Mexican American art; Missions
    • Format: image
  11. East Los Angeles mural juxtaposing White American domestic life against Mexican domestic life: detail: Mexican domestic life

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Cruz, Manuel (American muralist, sculptor, and painter, active 20th century)
    • Date: ca. 1974; 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Mexican American art; Domestic life; History; Symbolism; social classes; Mural painting and decoration; deterioration; Laundry; graffiti
    • Format: image
  12. East Los Angeles mural juxtaposing White American domestic life against Mexican domestic life: detail: White American domestic life

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Cruz, Manuel (American muralist, sculptor, and painter, active 20th century)
    • Date: ca. 1974; 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Domestic life; Mexican American art; History; Symbolism; Laundry; deterioration; social classes; graffiti; Mural painting and decoration
    • Format: image
  13. We the Razas Live in the Barrios but We Do Not Own the Barrios: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Cruz, Manuel (American muralist, sculptor, and painter, active 20th century)
    • Date: March 13, 1978; July, 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Mexican American art; History; Laundries; Hispanic American neighborhoods; Symbolism; graffiti; deterioration; Prohibition; Mafia; Devil; Narrative art; violence; Uncle Sam (Symbolic character); Mural painting and decoration
    • Format: image
  14. We the Razas Live in the Barrios but We Do Not Own the Barrios: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Cruz, Manuel (American muralist, sculptor, and painter, active 20th century)
    • Date: March 13, 1978; July, 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Laundries; Uncle Sam (Symbolic character); deterioration; Symbolism; Hispanic American neighborhoods; Mural painting and decoration; Prohibition; Narrative art; graffiti; Moses (Biblical leader) in the New Testament; History; Mafia; Devil; violence; Mexican American art
    • Format: image
  15. We the Razas Live in the Barrios but We Do Not Own the Barrios: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Cruz, Manuel (American muralist, sculptor, and painter, active 20th century)
    • Date: March 13, 1978; July, 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Mexican American art; Symbolism; Mural painting and decoration; deterioration; Radio and television towers; Narrative art; television receivers; History; graffiti; violence
    • Format: image
  16. Estrada Courts: We Are Not a Minority

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Torero, Mario (sculptor and muralist, 20th-21st centuries); Congreso de Artistas Cosmicos de las Americas de San Diego; Guevara, Che, 1928-1967
    • Date: 1978; 1979 (photograph); 1995 (restoration)
    • Topic: Symbolism; Revolutionaries; History; Leaders (people); Mural painting and decoration; Mexican American art; Portraits; Low-income housing
    • Format: image
  17. Estrada Courts: Two Flags

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Ramirez, Sonny
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: History; Flags; Eagles; Skyscrapers; Low-income housing; Symbolism; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; Olmecs
    • Format: image
  18. Estrada Courts: In Memory of Home Boy

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Martinez, Daniel (American muralist, 20th century, Los Angeles); Jesus Christ
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Symbolism; History; Low-income housing; Roses; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; Eagles; Commemoratives
    • Format: image
  19. Estrada Courts: Untitled (Peacock)

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Date: ca. 1974; 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: History; Peafowl; Animals; Mural painting and decoration; Mexican American art; Symbolism; Low-income housing
    • Format: image
  20. Estrada Courts: Tribute to Farmworkers

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Maya, Alexandro C.
    • Date: 1974; 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Mural painting and decoration; Aztec (culture or style); Guadalupe, Our Lady of; Flags; Employees; Symbolism; Low-income housing; Mexican American art; History; Agriculture
    • Format: image