Tag Archives: Latino/as/x

1994: Selected Works

cho Kcho: Obras Escogidas (Selected Works) (1994) (source)

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2009: Do You Remember When?

For their 2009 piece Do You Remember When?, the indigenous arts collective Postcommodity cut through the floor of the Arizona State University Art Museum, exposing the earth below. A recording of a Pee Posh social dance song played in the … Continue reading

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1489: Versions

      Leonardo da Vinci: Lady with an Ermine [Cecilia Galleran] (1489–1490) Awol Erizku: Lady with a Pitbull (2009) Hans Holbein: Portrait of a Lady with a Squirrel and a Starling [probably Anne Lovell] (c. 1526-28) Frida Khalo: Self-Portrait with … Continue reading

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1946: East L.A.

Max Yavno: East Los Angeles, 1946 (source)

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1959: Even a Kid Knows it’s Wrong to Cross a Picket Line

“Helen Martinez and her children (her grandchild was too young to picket) wear placards announcing that Tex-Son workers are on strike.” (source)

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1933: As for Myself, I Calmly Continued to Paint

Diego Rivera writes about the reactions to his murals in the Detroit Institute of Arts: Thoroughly immersed in my labors though I was, I became conscious after a time, that whispers were beginning to circulate through the city concerning certain … Continue reading

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1910: The Revolution Will Be Colorized

Klimbin (colorizer): Emiliano Zapata (source)

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