In anticipation of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA’s “free museum day” on Sunday, September 17, The Sun highlighted two exhibits that the CSRC partnered with: LA RAZA and Laura Aguilar: Show and Tell.
CSRC director Chon Noriega was quoted in a piece on the Getty-funded arts initiative Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA and the CSRC-organized exhibit Home—So Different, So Appealing, currently on display at LACMA.
In this special edition of the CSRC Newsletter, we celebrate the Getty-led Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA initiative! The CSRC is one of the lead partners of PST: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles. Plus, CSRC online exhibits for Hispanic Heritage Month, new publications from CSRC Press, and more!
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CSRC director Chon Noriega was quoted in a piece discussing the popular terms ‘Latinx’ and ‘Chicanx.’ The exhibition Home—So Different, So Appealing, which Noriega co-curated, was also mentioned.
Jezebel announced Google Arts & Culture’s launch of a new online archive dedicated to Latino art and cultural history.
Home artist Pepón Osorio has been named by New York City mayor Bill de Blasio to the Mayoral Advisory Commission on City Art, Monuments and Markers. Osorio is also the subject of a monograph in the A Ver series, published by the CSRC Press.
L.A. Taco previewed the exhibition La Raza, co-produced by the CSRC and on view at the Autry Museum of the American West through January 2019.