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  1. Chicano Park: Coatlicue: detail: Coatlicue, the Aztec Goddess of the Earth

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Yamagata, Susan (American installation artist, born 1958); Schnorr, Michael (American installation artist, born 1945)
    • Topic: Symbolism; Parks; Mural painting and decoration; Coatlicue (Aztec deity); Mexican American art; gods; History; Aztec (culture or style); Bridges
    • Format: image
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Chicano Park: Historical Mural: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Aranda, Guillermo (muralist, 20th century); Barrajas, Salvador (American muralist, active 20th century); Guevara, Che, 1928-1967; Salazar, Ruben, 1928-1970; Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph); 2012 (restoration)
    • Topic: Revolutionaries; Mural painting and decoration; Parks; Mexican American art; Ramp-freeway junctions; Portraits; Heroes; Symbolism; History; Olmecs; Leaders (people); graffiti
    • Format: image
  6. Chicano Park: Historical Mural: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Aranda, Guillermo (muralist, 20th century); Barrajas, Salvador (American muralist, active 20th century); Salazar, Ruben, 1928-1970
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph); 2012 (restoration)
    • Topic: Leaders (people); Ramp-freeway junctions; Heroes; Parks; Mural painting and decoration; graffiti; Symbolism; History; Mexican American art; Revolutionaries; Portraits
    • Format: image
  7. Chicano Park: Historical Mural: detail of an open book with inscription, broken chain and a gun

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Barrajas, Salvador (American muralist, active 20th century); Aranda, Guillermo (muralist, 20th century)
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph); 2012 (restoration)
    • Topic: Books; Mural painting and decoration; Parks; Firearms; Chains; Ramp-freeway junctions; Mexican American art; Symbolism; History; faces
    • Format: image
  8. Chicano Park: Historical Mural: detail of Coors beer can

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Barrajas, Salvador (American muralist, active 20th century); Aranda, Guillermo (muralist, 20th century)
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph); 2012 (restoration)
    • Topic: Beer; History; Symbolism; Boycotts; Ramp-freeway junctions; Mexican American art; Parks; Mural painting and decoration; Race discrimination
    • Format: image
  9. Chicano Park: Historical Mural: detail of demonstrators

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Barrajas, Salvador (American muralist, active 20th century); Aranda, Guillermo (muralist, 20th century)
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph); 2012 (restoration)
    • Topic: Mexican American art; Symbolism; Guadalupe, Our Lady of; Parks; History; Teaching demonstrations; Mural painting and decoration; Ramp-freeway junctions
    • Format: image
  10. Chicano Park: Historical Mural: detail of flames and skeletons

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Aranda, Guillermo (muralist, 20th century); Barrajas, Salvador (American muralist, active 20th century)
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph); 2012 (restoration)
    • Topic: Mural painting and decoration; Death; Crosses; History; Human skeleton; Mexican American art; Symbolism; Parks; Fire; Ramp-freeway junctions
    • Format: image
  11. Chicano Park: Historical Mural: detail of Olmec head and female revolutionary fighters (soldaderas)

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Barrajas, Salvador (American muralist, active 20th century); Aranda, Guillermo (muralist, 20th century)
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph); 2012 (restoration)
    • Topic: Symbolism; Ramp-freeway junctions; Mural painting and decoration; History; Firearms; graffiti; Olmecs; Revolutionaries; Parks; Mexican American art
    • Format: image
  12. Chicano Park: Historical Mural: detail of skull inside a space helmet

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Barrajas, Salvador (American muralist, active 20th century); Aranda, Guillermo (muralist, 20th century)
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph); 2012 (restoration)
    • Topic: Mexican American art; History; Skull; Flags--United States; Symbolism; Comets; Parks; Mural painting and decoration; Ramp-freeway junctions
    • Format: image
  13. Estrada Courts: Dreams of Flight

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Botello, David (American muralist, active 20th century)
    • Date: 1973-1978; 1979 (photograph); 1996 (restoration)
    • Topic: Animals, Mythical; Boys; Flight; Mural painting and decoration; Symbolism; Low-income housing; History; Mexican American art; Dreams; Eagles; fantasy
    • Format: image
  14. 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
  15. Estrada Courts: Moratorium: The Black and White Mural

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Herrón, Willie (American muralist and performance artist, born 1951); Gronk (American muralist and painter, born 1954); Herrón, Willie (American muralist and performance artist, born 1951)
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (alteration); 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Symbolism; Mexican American art; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Photorealist; faces; Mural painting and decoration; Self-portraits; graffiti; Protests; History; Low-income housing
    • Format: image
  16. Estrada Courts: Moratorium: The Black and White Mural: detail

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Herrón, Willie (American muralist and performance artist, born 1951); Gronk (American muralist and painter, born 1954)
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (alteration); 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: faces; Symbolism; Mural painting and decoration; Mexican American art; History; Low-income housing; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Protests
    • Format: image
  17. Estrada Courts: Sun Bathers

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Hernandez, Gil (Goez Studio); Hidalgo y Costilla, Miguel, 1753-1811; Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923; Siqueiros, David Alfaro; Zapata, Emiliano, 1879-1919
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Symbolism; History; Mural painting and decoration; Mexican American art; Sun-baths; Low-income housing
    • Format: image
  18. 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
  19. Estrada Courts: Untitled

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Felix, Charles
    • Date: 1973; 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Low-income housing; History; deterioration; Mexican American art; Pre-Columbian (American); Symbolism; Mural painting and decoration; Tajin
    • Format: image
  20. Estrada Courts: Orale Raza (Raza, all right!): detail of man raising his arm

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Frank Fierro
    • Date: 1974; 1979 (photograph)
    • Topic: Symbolism; Mexican American art; Low-income housing; Mural painting and decoration; History
    • Format: image