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Hernán García papers, 1981-1996

García, Hernán, 1935-

Painter, Illustrator, Graphic designer

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet

Summary: The Hernán García papers measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1981 through 1996. Found are letters, a résumé, printed material, and a photograph that provide information about the life and career of this Cuban-born Miami artist.

Biographical/Historical Note

Born in 1935 in Havana, García graduated from the Escuela de Publicidad de la Habana as a graphic designer. The artist was exiled in Spain and Puerto Rico where he studied illustration and painting before settling in Miami, Florida.


Hernán García donated his papers in 1997 to the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Language Note

The records are in English and Spanish.