Cartoonist Buz Sawyer

Cartoonist Buz Sawyer

Date: November 4, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Description: Photograph of a cartoonist standing at a drafting desk. He is sketching a football player on a large piece of paper and there are several photographs of football players on the desk next to the tablet.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Portrait of Rockwall Kent

Portrait of Rockwall Kent

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a man thought to be Rockwall Kent impersonating an artist. The man is wearing a hat and jacket, standing behind a desk with his arms crossed, holding a cane. A file cabinet and phone are behind him.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Photograph of an Artist Sketching]

[Photograph of an Artist Sketching]

Date: unknown
Creator: Pollard & Pollard Studio
Description: Photograph of an unknown artist sketching a painting with charcoal. He is surrounded by a group of people watching him work.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives
Woman With Artists Pallet

Woman With Artists Pallet

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of a portrait of a woman standing with an artist's pallet. The woman is wearing a sweater with the letters "SU" on it and a skirt. She is standing in front of a dark backdrop.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 23, Number 02, Fall 2011

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 23, Number 02, Fall 2011

Date: 2011
Creator: Dallas Historical Society
Description: Biannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue focuses on "Connections."
Contributing Partner: Dallas Historical Society
[Guide: Dos Maestros (Two Masters) Dr. Atl & Mardonio Magaña]

[Guide: Dos Maestros (Two Masters) Dr. Atl & Mardonio Magaña]

Date: 2004
Creator: Orozco, Sylvia & Zamora, Herlinda
Description: Gallery guide for an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Dos Maestros [Two Masters] Dr. Atl & Mardonio Magaña, Two Legendary Mexican Masters". The entire brochure is printed in green tinted gray-scale, including the photographs. The cover of the guide features the title and a photograph of a charcoal drawing by Dr. Atl. After the introduction on page two, the guide includes pages dedicated to biographical information about Dr. Atl and Mardonio Magaña. There are also pages that cover information about the "San Juan Parangaricutiro before and after its destruction", the "location of the Parícutin volcano", the history of Parícutin, and the "formation of a volcano". On page eleven and twelve, there is a chronological timeline that covers the life of Mardonio Magaña. There is a page of acknowledgements concerning the museum, the exhibition, and the gallery guide at the back of the guide as well as a page that features a list of the board of directors, members, honorary members, legal counselors, and staff of the Mexic-Arte Museum. There are several photographs of the artists and their artworks throughout the guide.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Pamphlet: "Mexican Calendar Legends" Brochure Translations]

[Pamphlet: "Mexican Calendar Legends" Brochure Translations]

Date: 2004
Creator: Davis & Davis Translators
Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Mexican Calendar Legends, 20th Century Mexican Calendar Art in Galas de Mexico". Along with the title of the exhibition and an image of a painting from the exhibition, the cover of the pamphlet also establishes that the pamphlet is made up of "Brochure Translations" from a separate gallery guide that is in Spanish. The first page features an introduction about the exhibition. The majority of remaining pages list the artists that are included in the exhibition as well as a short biography and description of the type of artwork each one produces. The last two pages list a few of the "classic themes of the calendar paintings". The back cover of the pamphlet features the sponsors of the museum and the exhibition as well as information about the exhibition and the museum.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Pamphlet: YLA No. 9, The Young Latino Artists]

[Pamphlet: YLA No. 9, The Young Latino Artists]

Date: 2004
Creator: unknown
Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "YLA No. 9, The Young Latino Artists Exhibition". The entire pamphlet has a red, white, and black color scheme with gray-scale photographs. The cover of the pamphlet features the title of the exhibition as well as a large photograph of an installation that consists of several striped fabrics. The pamphlet folds out to span three and a half panels long. The half-size panel lists all of the artists involved in the exhibition and their corresponding representative cities. The other three panels are connected by a red dashed line separated by target points labelled with the names of the Texas cities which are represented by the participating artists. There are also three photographs of artworks and credits that run along the dashed line. The bottom of the three panels are also connected by a long red backdrop that includes the title of the exhibition on the first panel. The second panel highlights information regarding the date and times of the opening reception and a members-only preview, the address of the museum, and a short description of the exhibition. The last panel lists the co-curators of the exhibition and ...
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Two Men Silkscreen Printing]

[Two Men Silkscreen Printing]

Date: 2000
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two men silkscreen printing on a print roller. The man closest to the foreground is looking up at the camera and holding a newly printed piece of paper. The man beside him is holding back several pieces of paper on the roller. In the background, there is a wall covered in achromatic prints. In the background on the left-hand side of the image, there is a large table covered with supplies and papers.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
[Two Men Silkscreen Printing]

[Two Men Silkscreen Printing]

Date: 2000
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of two men silkscreen printing on a print roller. The man closest to the foreground is looking down at the print that he just printed. The man beside him is holding back several pieces of paper on the roller. In the background, there is a wall covered in achromatic prints. In the background on the left-hand side of the image, there is a large table covered with supplies and papers.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
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