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Victor Zamudio-Taylor papers, 1982-2012

Zamudio-Taylor, Victor, 1956-2013

Curator, Art historian

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 1.5 linear feet

Summary: Biographical material, administrative files, financial records, correspondence, writings, exhibition files, artists' files, photographs and printed material relating to Victor Zamudio-Taylor's work as an art historian and curator and his work for the Jumex Foundation in Mexico. Also included is a DVD of a project, "The Secret Sharer," by Thiago Rocha Pitta, 2008.

Biographical/Historical Note

Victor Zamudio-Taylor (1956-2013) was an art historian and curator in San Francisco, California and Mexico City, D.F. Zamudio-Taylor worked as an advisor to the Jumex Foundation's president, Eugenio López-Alonso. He was also a Rockefeller Foundation senior associate researcher at the National Museum of American Art and the Archives of American Art, in Washington, D.C. He was responsible for shows including "Ultra Baroque: Aspects of Post Latin American Art," exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego in 2001, and "Cities Scape" staged at ARCO in 2006.

Provenance

Donated 2016 by Sophia Zamudio-Haas, Zamudio-Taylor's daughter.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Victor Zamudio-Taylor papers, 1982-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.