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Guide to the Favianna Rodriguez papers CEMA 148
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Description
Favianna Rodriguez is an internationally renowned artist, activist, and teacher based in Oakland, California. Her bold posters and digital artwork deal with social justice issues such as immigration, globalization, economic injustice, patriarchy, racism, and war. Rodriguez works in a variety of graphic media, including digital art, silkscreen art, linoleum cuts, wood block cuts and monotypes. Her papers currently include 87 graphic art posters and prints from 2003 - 2014 and a video from her talk at UC Santa Barbara. Her papers will grow over time to eventually include art sketches, lectures, correspondence, photographs, videos and ephemera.
Background
Rodriguez is an internationally renowned Chicano artist, activist, and teacher based in Oakland, California. Her bold posters and digital art deal with social issues, such as immigration, globalization, economic injustice, patriarchy, racism, and war. Whether handmade or printed en masse, her prints reflect the impact people can have on the conditions around them.
Extent
3.0 linear feet (87 posters)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special 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.