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Hot Springs, Arkansas

Description: Color postcard picturing the Promenade along the Government Reservation in Hot Springs, Arkansas on the front. Pedestrians walk near a park with the Garland County court house in the background. On the back is a black and white picture of the Crystal Grotto, Hot Springs, Ark. Reservation Exhibit, U. S. Government Building, World's Fair, St, Louis.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Grand Entrance to the Reservation, Hot Springs, Arkansas]

Description: Color postcard picturing the Grand Entrance to the Government Reservation in Hot Springs, Arkansas with its walls and gate. On the back is a black and white picture of the Crystal Grotto, Hot Springs, Ark. Reservation Exhibit, U. S. Government Building, World's Fair, St, Louis.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Exhibit of Dodsonville agricultural products]

Description: Photograph of a display of agricultural products from Dodsonville. The exhibit is indoors and is full of many different varieties of plants and vegetables, including watermelons, potatoes, and corn.
Date: August 29, 1911
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Collingsworth County Museum

[Jorge Sedeño and Pilar Thompkins]

Description: Photograph of Jorge Sedeño and Pilar Thompkins at the opening reception of YLA III. Sedeno, left, wears dark pants, a gray dress shirt, and patterned tie. Thompkins, right, wears a blue dress with thin straps and a necklace. Text on the wall behind them reads "Pilar Thompkins," underneath which are two paintings by the artist. Both paintings are street scenes featuring people. The leftmost painting is of two boys who have light colored paint on their faces. The rightmost painting is of a laughing figure who wears a mask, white fabric flowing around him.
Date: 1998
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Speaker at Mexican Style Show]

Description: Photograph of a speaker at Veronica Prida's Mexican Style Show, Threads of Light, held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The speaker stands behind a black podium covered in cloth that is horizontally striped in black, purple, and red colors. The speaker wears a black lace dress, yellow brooch, and blue sash. Behind the speaker are two male and two female mannequins dressed in Mexican style clothing. On the left stands a small potted tree, the bottom of which is covered in patterned fabric. One wall is yellow, while the other wall is brown.
Date: February 28, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Models on Runway]

Description: Photograph of people modeling clothing at Veronica Prida's Mexican Style Show, Threads of Light, held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Seven models are in view walking down a runway covered in confetti. The leftmost woman wears a white dress and both pink and white flowers in her hair. To her right is a woman wearing a green ribbon in her hair and a dress with a bright floral pattern. The third woman is obscured by the fourth, who wears a blue blouse, loose white pants, and a blue ribbon in her hair. A woman with her hair in small braids follows her, wearing a red and white striped poncho. Behind this woman is a woman who wears a red, black, and green feathered headdress and translucent pink dress with flowers embroidered onto the bodice. Last in line is a man wearing white shorts and a pink fringed shirt with a pointed hat from which colored streamers hang. Several people can be seen viewing the models.
Date: February 28, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Postcard: Austin Annual, 1989]

Description: Postcard invitation to Austin Annual. The exhibition was held from September 15th, 1989 to October 21st, 1989 at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. A reception was held on September 15th, 1989 at 7 pm.
Date: 1989-09-15/1989-10-21
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Oscar Silva and Unnamed Woman in Front of Title Wall]

Description: Photograph of Oscar Silva and an unnamed woman standing in front of a title wall. Silva, left, wears a black shirt and black jeans. The unnamed woman, right, wears a green sweater and jeans. A sculpture on the left features rope with ears of corn and straw hanging from them. Text on the wall reads: "Diversity and Emergence series presents Oscar Silva, Working with Nature."
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Herlinda Zamora and Unnamed Person Prepare for Exhibition]

Description: Photograph of Herlinda Zamora and an unnamed man preparing for Raíces Sin Fronteras, an exhibit of work by Jose Francisco Treviño held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The unnamed man, left, wears gray pants and dark jacket. Zamora, right, wears jeans, a denim blouse, and black jacket. They sit among a collection of wooden platforms and crates.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Santa Barraza, Jorge Sedeño, Sylvia Orozco, and José Francisco Treviño]

Description: Photograph of four individuals at the Raices Sin Fronteras exhibit held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. From left to right are Santa Barraza, Jorge Sedeño, Sylvia Orozco, and José Francisco Treviño. Barraza, left, wears a black blazer and purple blouse. Sedeño, second from the left, wears a gray blazer. Orozco, second from the right, wears a lime green blouse. Treviño, right, wears a white dress shirt and vest in white, brown, and black colors.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Wall of Artwork]

Description: Photograph of a wall of artwork at the Sin Raíces Fronteras exhibit held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Two men stand on the left, facing the wall. Paintings and drawings largely include male individuals, some of which appear in pairs. Many are abstract and colorful. One drawing, right, features a steer.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[José Francisco Treviño and Unnamed Man]

Description: Photograph of José Francisco Treviño and an unnamed man standing in the Raíces Sin Fronteras exhibit held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The unnamed man, left, wears a blue shirt. Treviño, right, wears a white dress shirt. The wall behind them is painted green and purple. A painting on the wall features dancing couples.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

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

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, the National Council on Art and Culture, the National Institute of Fine Arts. and the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Dos Maestros (Two Masters) Dr. Atl & Mardonio Magaña". The entire pamphlet has been printed in green tones, including the photographs. The front cover of the pamphlet accentuates the exhibition title with a photograph from the exhibition as the background. The pamphlet folds out to span three and a half panels long. The first full-sized panel features information about the exhibition, including the title, address of the museum, and the date and time of the opening reception. The middle panel presents a passage about the drawings created by Dr. Atl, while the last panel presents a passage detailing the work of Mardonio Magaña. There is a photograph of a wood sculpture of three Mexican musicians above the passage about Magaña. The background of the first and second panels is a drawing from the exhibition. The half-sized panel contains information about major supporters as well as a photograph of a wooden sculpture from the exhibition. The back of the last panel features a large photograph of Mardonio Magaña. The back of the second panel includes information about the museum. Artwork credits are included in the pamphlet.
Date: 2004
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

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

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.
Date: 2004
Creator: Orozco, Sylvia & Zamora, Herlinda
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: "Mexican Calendar Legends" Brochure Translations]

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.
Date: 2004
Creator: Davis & Davis Translators
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

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

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 past "YLA Artists". It also mentions a collaboration with a nearby gallery and a DJ performance. The back of the middle panels includes information about the Mexic-Arte Museum and it's sponsors. The back of the last panel features a large photograph of a red and gray-scale watercolor and ink painting of a cat and three monsters. Artwork credits are at the bottom of the panel.
Date: 2004
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Traditional Mexican Toys and Miniatures on Display]

Description: Photograph of Mexican Traditional Toys and Miniatures exhibit. There is one large, clear display case and four smaller, clear display cases. Three of the smaller cases stand in the back right corner of the room, while the largest case stands in the front right corner of the room and the last of the smaller cases stands on the left side. Inside these display cases are various Mexican toys and figurines. In the background, there are framed pictures hanging on the wall.
Date: 1997
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Band Playing at Crash Through Express Exhibit]

Description: Photograph of a band playing at the Crash Through Express exhibit in the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Eleven people stand in front of a large artwork, which features graffiti lettering and pink, purple, yellow, and orange tones. All are wearing purple shirts. Two women and one man are poised at microphones. In the foreground, one male figure faces is turned away from the camera. Four men are poised at drums. The Crash Through Express exhibit ran from June 11th, 1993 to July 10th, 1993.
Date: June 11, 1993
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Flyer: Experimental Salon Art Strike]

Description: Flyer regarding a performance sketch of the Experimental Salon Art Strike of 1990 to 1993. The sketch was written by Honoria, performed by John Held, Jr., and held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas on March 10th, 1993. The paper is perforated in a grid pattern, with a stamp in each rectangle. The stamps feature an ink drawing of a nude, kneeling figure as viewed from behind. The figure appears to be working with rubber stamps. Each stamp reads: "Performance John Held Jr. Art Strike 1990. Library of rubber stamps."
Date: June 11, 1993
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: Santa Barraza: A MexieTejana from Nepantla]

Description: Pamphlet presenting an exhibition at the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled Santa Barraza: A MexieTejana from Nepantla. There is an illustration of a profile of an adorned Hispanic face on the front cover of the pamphlet, which was printed on blue speckled paper. There is text on the inside and back of the pamphlet that explains Barraza's style, inspiration, and background. The text is surrounded by more illustrations and copies of the artists' work.
Date: 2000
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Herlinda Zamora, Sylvia Orozco, and Unnamed Persons Prepare for Exhibition]

Description: Photograph of Herlinda Zamora, Sylvia Orozco, and two unnamed persons preparing for Raíces Sin Fronteras, an exhibit of work by Jose Francisco Treviño held at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Orozco, left, wears a dark blouse and skirt. An unnamed woman, second from the left, wears black. Zamora, second from the right, wears jeans, a denim blouse, and black jacket. An unnamed man, right, wears gray pants and dark jacket. They stand among a collection of wooden platforms and crates.
Date: 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: Collecting Latino Art]

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled, "Collecting Latino Art". The pamphlet folds out to span three panels long, and the entire pamphlet has magenta backgrounds and borders. The front cover features a photograph of a painting of a buffalo along with the exhibition title. The first panel reiterates the title at the top and includes the dates of the exhibition as well as a list of the contributing artists. There is a small note at the bottom of the panel that informs about the tax-free and free admission days at the museum. The second panel solely features a photograph of a painting from the exhibition. The painting depicts a girl seated on a chair and wearing a white shift dress. Artwork credits are at the side of the painting. The third panel advertises a separate event that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Noche de Fiesta Navideña 2004 [Christmas Night Party 2004]". The panel includes information about the event including the date and times, tickets, location, catering, and music. The pamphlet also mentions a silent auction and "Nacimientos, Nativity Scenes from Local Collections". The background is yellow with a large ornamental bird. The back of the last panel highlights a photograph of a painting that depicts a man holding a small human head on a string harness. The man is wearing a white sheet clipped to his shirt. Artwork credits are at the bottom of the painting. The back of the middle panel contains information about the Mexic-Arte Museum, including the Mexic-Arte logo, sponsorships, phone number, location, hours of operation, and the website.
Date: 2004
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Postcard: Malaquías Montoya]

Description: Postcard invitation that advertises and exhibition that exhibits the work by Malaquías Montoya, a renowned Chicano artist, at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The exhibit ran from July 31, 1998 to August 29th, 1998. The front of the postcard features a painting titled "The Beating," which was created using acrylic wash pencil and pastel on paper. The painting is of a bald man who holds his right hand at his brow in an expression of pain.
Date: July 1998
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: Crossing Over Exhibition]

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Crossing Over". The exhibition contained artwork by Willie Varela. The pamphlet has been printed in all over red scale, including the photographs. The cover of the pamphlet features a photograph of a corrugated metal fence and a blank billboard in the distance. The title and a descriptive secondary title are also included on the front. The pamphlet opens up to span three and a half panels long. The first panel includes the name of the exhibition as well as the dates and times of the opening reception, a members only preview, and a gallery talk by the artist. The second panel features a large photograph of a dilated eyeball and a statement about the exhibition above. The third panel features a picture of a drawing of an elderly woman standing next to a giant parrot. Details about an exhibition that ran concurrently to the featured exhibition are also included. The half-size panel includes information on sponsorship. The back of the last panel headlines a picture of two Hispanic boys who are looking in different directions. The back of the middle panel details information on the Mexic-Arte Museum.
Date: 2004
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum