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Kathy Vargas papers, circa 1965-2016

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Series 4:Project and Exhibition Files, 1984-2004
2 Linear feet
Boxes 6-8, 12

The series consists of material for American Voices, Chicano: An American Experience, Chicano Visions: American Painters on the Verge, and Intimate Lives: Work by Ten Contemporary Latina Artists. Also included are files for a Blue Art Space exhibition, drawings for the Guerrilla Girls Fotonovela, Vargas's research on San Antonio shrines, and 12 sound recordings for the exhibition Hospice: A Photographic Inquiry.
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American Voices, 1992-2002
Includes letters with Robert Buitron and artists, artist lists, meeting notes, material for a Latino book, slides of artwork, and correspondence.
6
3-15
American Voices, 1994
12
1
Blue Art Space Exhibition, 2001
6
16
Chicano: An American Experience, Consultant, 1999
6
17
Chicano Visions: American Painters on the Verge, Panel Moderator, 2001-2004
6
18
Guerrilla Girls Fotonovela, 1989
6
19
Hospice: A Photographic Inquiry, circa 1995
Includes writings by hospice workers and relatives of patients, loan papers, correspondence, research material on death and hospice care, and 12 sound cassettes tapes of interviews.
7
1-11
Intimate Lives: Work by Ten Contemporary Latina Artists, circa 1993
Includes slides of artwork, correspondence with artists, and the original proposal for the exhibition.
7
12-16
San Antonio Shrines, 1984-1995
Includes research material and notes, slides, manuscripts, and records related to Vargas's participation in the Smithsonian Folklore Summer Institute as a Community Folklore Scholar.
8
1-5

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