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March 13, 2014

The exhibition Asco and Friends: Exiled Portraits, co-curated by Celine Kopp, Pilar Tompkins Rivas, and CSRC director Chon A. Noriega, was reviewed in the French newspaper La Provence. The exhibition, which includes numerous works from CSRC collections, is on display at Le Cartel in Marseille.

March 8, 2014
CSRC director Chon A. Noriega is quoted in this story on filmmaker Gutierrez and the Efrain Gutierrez Taller de Cine, Arte, Musica y Comida, scheduled to open in San Antonio on May 1.
March 1, 2014

CSRC in France, an advance screening of "Cesar Chavez" with director Diego Luna, and a new issue of Aztlán! [Image: Pseudoturquoisers (fotonovela), 1981; color photograph by Harry Gamboa, Jr. Courtesy of the artist. © Asco; photograph © 1981 Harry Gamboa, Jr.]

February 24, 2014
The East Los Angeles College Campus news reported on media artist Willie Varela's lecture at the Vincent Price Art Museum. Varela was in Los Angeles to promote his DVD released through the CSRC as part of its Chicano Cinema and Media Art series.
February 10, 2014

The National Public Radio blog The Salt featured a story on the "Market Makeover" program led by Alex Ortega, CSRC associate director and the professor in the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health.

February 8, 2014

The Aspen Institute invited Alex Ortega, CSRC associate director and professor of public health and psychiatry and bio-behavioral sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, to challenge over 170 students from seventeen Los Angeles high schools to identify major health problems in their communities and develop strategies for combating those problems.

February 5, 2014

CSRC visiting scholar Alvaro Huerta was a guest on Tavis Smiley on February 5. Huerta discussed the premise of his recent book, Reframing the Latino Immigration Debate: Towards a Humanistic Paradigm (San Diego State University Press, 2013).

The segment can be viewed here.

February 3, 2014
Avant-garde Chicano filmmaker Willie Varela to lecture at UCLA and VPAM, new archival collections, the release of the second edition of "Self Help Graphics & Art," and more! (Image: Frame grab from "Video Art by Willie Varela")
January 31, 2014
CSRC director Chon A. Noriega was interviewed for this story on the new Perez Art Museum Miami, which endeavors to have Latin American art and art by those of Hispanic and Latino backgrounds treated in a "central yet inclusive manner."