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Latinx Art is American Art

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 6:30 pm

Starr Foundation Hall, Room UL102, University Center 63 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10003

How can we create a more complete history of American art? This panel explores the significance of contemporary artists living and working in the United States of Latin American heritage, and their contributions to current understandings of the American experience. Curators and art historians from institutions of various sizes and missions discuss the broadening of the history of art and the role of the artist.

Carmen Ramos, Smithsonian American Art Museum
Adriana Zavala, Tufts University and US Latinx Art Forum
Marcela Guerrero, The Whitney Museum of American Art
Miguel Luciano, Artist
Lucia Hierro, Artist

This event is part of the Charlas: Latinx Art and Artists: New York Edition series sponsored by El Museo del Barrio in collaboration with The New School.


Rossana Martínez

Golden Islands


Threaded hand-colored collograph prints on paper

59 1/4 x 140 in

El Museo del Barrio, New York City

Courtesy of El Museo del Barrio

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Lectures and Panel Discussions


General Public


Art and Design


Schools of Public Engagement


Fine Arts, Race and Ethnicity


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