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[Pamphlet: Traces of Culture]

Description: Pamphlet for the "Medic-Arte Museum's 6th Annual Young Latino Artists Exhibition." Included in this pamphlet are summaries of each featured artist, with samples of their artwork provided as well. There are statements from the curator and museum director at the beginning of the pamphlet.
Date: 2001
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Photograph of Aldo Valdés Böhm's "La Llorona"]

Description: Photograph of Aldo Valdés Böhm's "La Llorona" installation sitting outside on a section of grass. This image is a shot of the sculpture showing the entire piece, including the wood portion covered by black and white veils; the wood structure is standing on an area resembling a grave.
Date: 1999-05~
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Photograph of Aldo Valdés Böhm's "La Llorona"]

Description: Photograph of Aldo Valdés Böhm's "La Llorona" installation sitting outside on a section of grass. This image is a close-up shot of the sculpture which shows the detail of the wood piece including the wires in the centers and black veil coming off the top.
Date: 1999-05~
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: It's a Glamorous Life]

Description: Pamphlet for the Mexic-Arte seventh-annual Young Latino Artists exhibit, serving as an invitation to the opening reception on July 12, 2002. This pamphlet has a list of featured artists and a few key events taking place during the exhibit; admission costs can be seen in the bottom right corner of the inside of the pamphlet.
Date: July 2002
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: Young Latino Artists]

Description: Pamphlet from the Mexic-Arte Museum advertising for their second-annual Museum Mural Tour taking place July 9-14, 1997, an exhibit featuring young Latino artists, and another exhibit entitled "Rosemary Meza." This pamphlet contains directions to the museum, and photos of artwork featured during the exhibit.
Date: Spring 1997
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Booklet: The Inward Gaze: Body, Identity, Place]

Description: Pamphlet for the Mexic-Arte Museum's fifth-annual Young Latino Artists Exhibit from July 14 to August 26, 2000. This pamphlet contains a list of all the featured artists involved in the exhibit and goes on to break each artist down with a sample of some of their artwork. Each artist is also given a short description about them and their work, followed by a list of museum directors.
Date: July 2000
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Photograph of Two Paintings on an Exhibit Wall]

Description: Photograph of two paintings hanging on a wall in the Young Latino Artists exhibit in the Mexic-Arte Museum. The painting on the right is of the Crucifixion, and the other is of a man without clothes on; the text in the middle is written in Spanish.
Date: 1996
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: Día de los Muertos Celebration 2004]

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an event presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled, "Día de los Muertos Celebration 2004". The pamphlet folds out to span three panels long. The cover of the pamphlet highlights the logo of the Mexic-Arte Museum, which is followed by the word "presents". The background is made up of a blurred photograph of enlarged motifs. When opened, the three panels are connected by a large, stylized illustration of a man wearing a tailcoat and running shoes in the center panel. The man's arm are held out, and he is holding skeleton marionettes that are dancing in both of the outermost panels. In addition to the dancing marionettes, the first panel also includes information concerning the date and times, location, and admission prices of the event. There is also information about a procession and major sponsors of the event. The third panel highlights a major sponsor and lists several activities and performances that will be at the event. The title of the exhibition spans all three panels. The back of the middle panel details information about the Mexic-Arte Museum, including the location, website, phone number, hours of operation, and sponsorships. The back of the first panel continues the motif background that is on the front cover.
Date: 2004
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
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: Siete Mundos, Cerámica Veracruzana]

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Siete Mundos, Cerámica Veracruzana [Seven Worlds, Veracruz Ceramics]. The pamphlet folds out to span three panels long, and all of the photographs are black and white. The cover features the two words of the Spanish title of the exhibition layered on top of each other. The English translation of the title is included in a smaller typeface below. The first panel on the inside of the pamphlet includes two pictures of worn pointed-toe boots on the left-hand side of the panel. To the right of the photographs, there is information about the opening reception, a members-only preview, and a gallery talk. The third panel includes two short paragraphs about the exhibition at the top of the panel, a list of the contributing artists and curators, and artwork credits for the pamphlet. The third panel highlights a single photograph of an installation at the exhibition. The installation consists of ceramic limbs and body parts on a dark textile surface. The back of the last panel highlights a single photograph of a sculpture of a tall, cylindrical shape. The back of the middle panel features information about the museum, including admission information, the museum logo, hours of operation, address, phone number, website, and sponsors.
Date: 2005
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Flyer: Grandeza Mexicana, Siglos XVI - XIX Exhibition]

Description: Flyer that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum and Conaculta-Inah entitled "Grandeza Mexicana, Siglos XVI - XIX [The Greatness of Mexico, 16th - 19th Centuries]". The front of the flyer features the Spanish translation of the name of the exhibition across the page, with the English translation smaller below. Part of the Spanish translation is covered by a cropped photograph of a statue that depicts a woman wearing a feather headdress, a ruffled dress, and high sandals. The date of the exhibition is placed next to the woman's feet, followed by a description of the exhibition below. Information about the museum as well as the logo is at the top of the page along the black border. The back of flyer contains four short paragraphs with the headings "Education Mission", "Interdisciplinary Community-Art Based Programs", "Public Programs for Special Exhibitions", and "Special Programming".
Date: 2005
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[School Group at Grandeza Mexicana Exhibition]

Description: Photograph of a group of schoolchildren at Grandeza Mexicana: Siglos XVI-XIX (The Greatness of Mexico: 16th-19th Centuries), an exhibition of artwork hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The group stands in front of a title wall. Text on the wall reads: "Grandeza Mexicana. Siglos XVI-XIX. The Greatness of Mexico."
Date: 2005
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: Festival Mexico 2005]

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Festival Mexico 2005". The pamphlet folds out to span three panels tall, and all of the photographs are blue-tinted gray-scale. There is a pink border with flowers that is used througout the entire pamphlet. The cover of the pamphlet features the Mexic-Arte Museum logo stylized and colored pink, blue, and white on the left-hand side. On the right-hand side, the words "Austin Texas Downtown" are stylized to look like the logo on the left. In the middle, the words "Festival Mexico 2005" are stylized to also look like the logo, however in a larger scale. Below the three logos there are two photographs of people smiling at the camera and a headline that reads "More Food! More Fun! More Fiesta!". The first panel on the inside of the pamphlet features event information including tickets, date and times, and the location. Above the information there is a row of photographs lined with the pink border along with the event title. The second panel is dedicated to a "Schedule of Events", which are listed by time. There is a row of photographs along both sides of the panel. These photographs are continued on the next panel, which highlights a pink-tinted gray-scale photograph of a woman who is scheduled to perform at the festival. There is a description about the musician below the photograph followed by information about the last scheduled event and sponsorship information. The back of the last panel includes a list of event caterers under the headline "Enjoy Culinary Delights By:". The back of the middle panel features information about the museum, including the hours of operation, address, phone number, website, sponsors, and the logo.
Date: 2005
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: The 10th Annual Young Latino Artists Exhibition]

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an event that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled, "The 10th Annual Young Latino Artists Exhibition". The pamphlet folds out to span three panels long, and all of the photographs features are black and white. The background of the cover of the pamphlet is split crosswise; half is a green graphic print and the other half is white. The color scheme and design elements are continued throughout the entire pamphlet. The cover features a boldly stylized title that reads "yla 10" along with the full exhibition title below and the museum logo at the top. Two large filmstrip style rows of photographs depicting art from the exhibition run along the three open panels on a crosswise angle. In between the photographs, which have a green and black border at the bottom, there is information about the exhibition, including the title, location, times and dates, and a short description. Information about the opening reception, a members preview, and a lecture is also included. The filmstrip of photographs are continued on the back of the last panel, which also highlights a separate concurrent exhibition entitled "The 12th Annual Serie Project". The panel includes a short description of the exhibition as well as a list of participating artists. The back of the middle panel features information about the Mexic-Arte Museum, including hours of operation, address, phone number, website, sponsors, and the logo.
Date: 2005
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Mural in Gallery for YLA X]

Description: Photograph of a mural at YLA X, an exhibition of work by young artists hosted at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The mural features clouds, a volcano, and a funnel. Text on the wall reads "space place faces horse speak wants stair" and continues onto the floor. Safety cones and an iron are arranged on the floor.
Date: 2005
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
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Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: Painted Memory, The Art of Fidencio Durán]

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum and the Grace Museum entitled, "Painted Memory, The Art of Fidencio Durán". The pamphlet folds out to span three panels long. The cover of the pamphlet highlights a photograph of one of the artist's paintings along with the exhibition title and the names of the two exhibition sponsors. The painting depicts three women at an outdoor party. One of the women, who is wearing a red flowered dress, is dancing with a man wearing jeans and an unbuttoned yellow shirt. The woman next to her is wearing a blue dress with a black purse. The third woman is facing the background and holding a baby. The first panel includes information about the exhibition, including the title, sponsors, and the dates and times of an artist in-residence and a gallery talk. There is a photograph of one of the artist's paintings below along with artwork credits. The painting depicts two men talking next to a basketball court full of kids, brightly-colored cars, and a few chickens. The second panel features a few paragraphs about the exhibition and the artist along with a painting of three people picking flowers. The third panel includes a few paragraphs noted to be "Compiled by the Grace Museum from information provided by Sam Martin, Austin Chronicle, and the Artist". There is a photograph of a painting along with credits above that depicts three women in colorful dresses sitting on a bench outside of a small white house. There are also cars and more people in the background. The back of the last panel features a photograph of a painting of a boy gathering water. Underneath the artwork credits, there is a photograph of the artist along with a quote. The back of the middle ...
Date: 2005
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Patricia Green's Build a Garden Project]

Description: Photograph of Patricia Green's Build a Garden project at Andrews Elementary. Plants have been planted in an overturned cinder block. The cinder block is painted many different colors. Text on the cinder block reads "Andrews Elem. Art."
Date: 2005
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: Red: Alberto Castro Leñero]

Description: Pamphlet that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Red: Alberto Castro Leñero". The pamphlet folds out to span three panels long, and all of the photographs are black and white which matches the black, red and white color scheme. The cover of the pamphlet highlights a large abstract sculpture along with a watermarked version in the background. The title and dates of the exhibition are also included on the front cover. The first two panels on the inside feature a photograph of a textile texture that spans both panels. Underneath there is a short abstract about the exhibition. There is also information concerning the opening reception and a members' preview. The third panel includes a separate paragraph about the work and the exhibition as well as a drawing of a group of hooded people. There is also information about a gallery talk and a free admission day. The back of this panel features a short biography of the the artist as well as one of his sketchy drawings. The back of the middle panel includes basic information about the museum, including hours of operation, the address, phone number, and website.
Date: 2006
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Card: Ámame Bésame Adórname]

Description: Card that advertises an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled "Ámame Bésame Adórname [Love Me, Kiss Me, Adorn Me]". The cover of the card has a row of pictures of pearl jewelry. Below the photographs there is both the Spanish and American translations of the title as well as the Mexic-Arte Museum logo. The first panel of the open card requests that the receiver attend a ["Valentine's Day [Jewelry] Preview Party]. The letter reiterates the name of the exhibition, and there is a list of contributing artists and helpers. There is also a small menu and several other pieces of information.
Date: 2006
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Pamphlet: "Los Hílos De Oaxaca, an Exhibition on Traditional Textiles" Family Guide]

Description: Family guidebook that details an exhibition that was presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum entitled, "Los Hílos De Oaxaca [The Threads of Oaxaca], an Exhibition on Traditional Textiles". The front cover features a large photograph of an embroidered flower as well as the exhibition title in a script typeface above. The English translation of the name is also included in uppercase letters along with the subheading "A Family Guide" and the exhibition dates. The inside cover of the guidebook includes a list of all the contributors that worked on an aspect of the exhibition. The first page features an introductory paragraph that describes the nature and meaning of the exhibition. The rest of the guide consists of headings that describe either indigenous Hispanic cultures or inspired Hispanic textile artists. Each heading is followed by passages that explain the subject further in depth and as it relates to the exhibition. There is a simple map of several tribal boundaries on pages four and five of the guide. Page 19 is dedicated to explaining ancient "Textile Techniques & Dying Methods", and is accompanied by a labelled diagram of a loom on page 18. The last two pages of the guidebook contain two interactive activities; the first is a list of relevant words that the reader is asked to find the definitions for in the guidebook. The second activity contains a box with an outline of a traditional Hispanic garment inside. The reader is asked to create a meaningful design on the garment inspired by "Huipil design". The back cover of the guidebook features several logos of various sponsors as well as a small paragraph about the Mexic-Arte Museum.
Date: 2006
Creator: Hernandez, Alberto McKelligan & Richter, Lacey
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Costumed Child and Title Wall]

Description: Photograph of a child standing in front of a title wall for "Los Hilos De Oaxaca [The Threads of Oaxaca]", an exhibition about traditional textiles hosted by the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. Text on the wall reads: "Los Hilos De Oaxaca, April 29-July 16, 2006. Acknowledgement of Major Exhibition Lenders: San Antonio Museum of Art, Marcia Lucas Collection, Susan Toomey Frost, University of Texas at Austin." The girl wears a traditionally embroidered blouse and skirt. She holds up a tray of deserts. A dress is displayed on the left.
Date: 2006
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum