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Carlos A. Macía papers, circa 1960-1996

Macia, Carlos A., 1951-1994


Collection Information

Size: 1.8 linear ft.

Summary: The papers of Cuban American painter Carlos A. Maciá measure 1.8 linear feet and date from circa 1960 to 1996. The collection is comprised of biographical materials that includes a video recording of an interview with Maciá conducted by Josh Greenman; correspondence; personal business records; printed materials; artwork that includes paintings, drawings and prints; and photographs, slides, and negatives depicting Maciá, works of art, friends and family, and still lifes photographed by Maciá.

Biographical/Historical Note

Carlos A. Maciá (1951-1994) was a painter in Miami, Florida and Barcelona, Spain. Maciá was born in Havana, Cuba and immigrated to the United States at age 11.


Donated 1997 by Celinda Macía, Macía's mother.

Language Note

Portions of the papers are in Spanish.


The processing of this collection received Federal support from the Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center.