Guide to the Miguel Gandert Photographs, ca. 1975-1998

Processed by Special Collections staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Steven Mandeville-Gamble.
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Guide to the Miguel Gandert Photographs, ca. 1975-1998

Collection number: M1016

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
1998.
Encoded by:
Steven Mandeville-Gamble
© 2002 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Gandert, Miguel. Photographs,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1975-1998
Collection number: M1016
Creator: Gandert, Miguel.
Extent: 7 linear ft. (229 photographs and .75 feet printed material)
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Abstract: The collection contains 229 photographs documenting His work deals with Hispanic rituals, family life, and gang life. In addition to the photographic prints there are related books, magazines, reviews, and clippings.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 1998.

Preferred Citation

Miguel Gandert Photographs. M1016. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biography

Miguel Gandert has been making powerful images of various aspects of contemporary Hispanic culture in New Mexico for over 20 years. His work deals with Hispanic rituals, family life, and gang life in a manner that is denied to most other photographers. His work qualifies as both art and documentary. He is currently teaching at the University of New Mexico.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

In addition to the photographic prints there are related books, magazines, reviews, and clippings.

Access Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Hispanic American art.
Hispanic Americans.
Photography--Albuquerque (N.M.)
Photoprints.
Photographers.


Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

9 Tamarind artists proofs from the "Reflexiones del Corazon," portfolio 1994

Box 1, Folder 2

21 matted prints from the series, "Colonias de Nogales, Mexico" 1994

Box 2, Folder 1

26 matted prints from the series "La Frontera: a Way to Survive" 1987-1993

Box 3, Folder 1

4 boxers from the series, "Two Corners of a Ring"1976

Box 3, Folder 2

2 wrestlers from the series, "Two Corners of a Ring"1977

Box 3, Folder 3

5 prints from Ecuador1981

Box 3, Folder 4

2 portraits of judgesnd

Box 4, Folder 1

2 color prints from Albuquerque's Hispano barrios1982-1983

Box 4, Folder 2

3 color prints from the New Mexico State Fair1979-1981

Box 4, Folder 3

6 miscellaneous New Mexico color images1979-1989, nd

Box 4, Folder 4

4 prints from the series, "Being with it: Images from the New Mexico State Fair"1978-1980

Box 4, Folder 5

2 prints from the series, "Let's Boogie at Okies"1979-1980

Box 4, Folder 6

1 print of Miguel Gandert photographing Oscar Monroy in Nogalesnd

Box 5, Folder 1

23 prints from the series, "Los Comanches de Talpa1994-1998

Box 5, Folder 2

9 prints, "Tierra Amarilla" (Tierra O Muerte)1988

Box 5, Folder 3

9 prints from the series, "Hispano farms in the Rio Arriba Bioregion"1995-1997

Box 5, Folder 4

9 prints from the series, "Los Peregrinos de Tome"1989-1993

Box 6, Folder 1

20 prints from the series, "VSJ/Scenes from an Urban Chicano Experience"1983-1989

Box 6, Folder 2

2 prints from the series, "Martineztown, Santa Barbara"1982

Box 6, Folder 3

7 Indo-Hispano portraits1995-1998

Box 6, Folder 4

16 New Mexico portraits1976-1992

Box 6, Folder 5

2 New Mexico landscapes1989 & 1993

Box 6, Folder 6

23 miscellaneous prints1984-1997

Box 7, Folder 1

3 prints of San Luis1995-1997

Box 7, Folder 1

3 sheets contact printsnd

Box 7, Folder 1

1 print of Apple vendor, Las Vegas1979

Box 7, Folder 2

Poster nd

Box 7, Folder 2

Interview with Gandert in THE, Santa Fe's monthly magazine of the arts1998

Box 7, Folder 3

News clippings1985-1997

Box 8, Folder 1

Flyers for exhibits1988-1997

Box 8, Folder 2

Flyers for exhibits1988-1998

Box 8, Folder 3

Articlesnd

Box 8, Folder 4

Exhibit catalog1994

Box 8, Folder 5

Calendar1995

Box 8, Folder 6

Spanish Market; magazine of the Spanish Colonial Arts Society1998

Box 8, Folder 7

Phoenix Art Museum. "Contemporary Identities"1993

Box 8, Folder 8

"Tome pilgrimage," in New Mexico1994

Box 8, Folder 9

Exhibit catalog1993

Box 8, Folder 9

Design Book Review1986

Box 8, Folder 10

Nuestras Mujeres1992

Box 8, Folder 11

New Mexico, celebrating 400 years of history1998

Box 8, Folder 11

People, en espanol1998

Box 8, Folder 12

New Mexico, Hispanic Arts issue1988

Box 8, Folder 12

"Mystery of the Matachines," in Santa Fean, 1996

Box 8, Folder 12

"Not for Sale," in Quantum1996

Box 8, Folder 13

"Gallery, Riding Low," in American Photographer, p. 361984

Box 8, Folder 13

Albuquerque Living1984

Box 8, Folder 14

"Portraits without people," in Mirage1993

Box 8, Folder 14

"From the heart, of the heart," in Mirage1994

Box 8, Folder 14

Mirage1997

Box 8, Folder 15

Sin Fronteras, crossing borders1989

Box 8, Folder 15

Chispas!, cultural warriors of New Mexico1992-1993

Box 9, Folder 1

Reflexiones del Corazon1996

Box 9, Folder 2

"La Querencia: Moctezuma and the landscape of desire," in Blue Mesa Review, #71995

Box 9, Folder 2

"Creating destruction - the fiftieth anniversary of the Trinity site," in Blue Mesa Review, #8[1996?]

Box 9, Folder 3

Luna Cornea, # 71995

Box 9, Folder 4

Whitney Museum of American Art. 1993 Biennial Exhibition1993

Box 9, Folder 5

Miguel Gandert: Photographer / produced by Sandy Garritano for KNME TV5 Albuquerque, New Mexico, 11/5/86 & 11/8/861986

Physical Description: 1 videotape ; 3/4 in. U-Matic

Access Information

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