Name Descriptor: Centro Cultural de la Raza (San Diego, Calif.)×
  • A wag dogging a tale
    Avalos, David
    1993
    In this essay, written for the catalogue of the exhibition La Frontera/The Border: Art About the Mexico/United States Border Experience (1993), artist and professor David Avalos describes his experience working at San Diego’s Centro Cultural de la [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 809415

  • Cultural Expression for a Community Outside of the Law : Paper presented at "Murals in Education", a panel discussion on Chicano Art in the future at the Centro Cultural de la Raza, San Diego, California on April 27, 1984.
    Avalos, David
    1984
    In this document, artist David Avalos posits that the Chicano community has been marginalized, and exists “outside of the law”; it has, for the most part, been kept outside of the institutions of mainstream American society. He writes that this [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1086130

  • Indigenismo : the call to unity
    Mesa-Bains, Amalia
    1993
    This document is an essay by Amalia Mesa-Bains in which she explores the history of indigenismo, an embrace of one’s indigenous heritage, and the integral role it has had in helping to develop a sense of personal and collective identity within the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1086357

  • Introduction
    Chávez, Patricio; Grynsztejn, Madeleine
    1993
    In this curatorial statement, Patricio Chávez and Madeleine Grynsztejn, co-curators of the exhibition La Frontera/The Border: Art About the Mexico/United States Border Experience (1993), describe the project as the “central manifestation” of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 809326

  • Multi-correct politically cultural
    Chávez, Patricio
    1993
    In this essay, curator Patricio Chávez discusses the sociopolitical and cultural conditions that led to the development of the 1993 exhibition entitled La Frontera/The Border: Art About the Mexico/United States Border Experience. He addresses the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 809385