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Guide to the Barbara Carrasco slide collection CEMA 166
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Description
Barbara Carrasco is a Chicana artist and activist from Los Angeles, California. Her work critiques cultural stereotypes involving socioeconomics, race, gender and sexuality. Although Carrasco's works are mostly large scale, she is as equally comfortable as an artist in creating small-scale works.
Background
Barbara Carrasco, born 1955, is a muralist and painter based in Los Angeles California. Her work focuses on social commentary and has been important in the development of Chicano art, and U.S. political and public art. She has created many works that have been exhibited internationally.
Extent
0.0209 linear feet (One half-size document box)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Research Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.
Availability
The collection is open for research.