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Lady-Unique-Inclination-of-the-Night Kay F. Turner, Editor SSB 3. 106, Folklore Center University of Texas, Austin, TX, 78712 Introduction Excerpt: “Lady Unique Cycle 6 concentrates on documenting and interpreting the women’s art of making and keeping person or home altars. IN the making of home altars, women set aside a sacred space int heir homes for creatively assembling a group of objects, images, and symbols which...

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Linda Vallejo: Artillery Magazine “Pick of the Week” Artillery Magazine By Annabel Osberg October 4, 2017 Excerpt: “Linda Vallejo’s show titled “Keepin’ It Brown” affects an antique store atmosphere. Folksily arranged ceramic figurines stand atop pedestals. Walls are adorned with framed pictures of celebrities and pieces appearing as needlepoint. Embedded in this homey pop-culture veneer is sharp cultural commentary. Many of the...

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Weaving Cultures ChimMaya Gallery Los Angeles, CA November 5—December 5 An exhibition by women….celebrating diversity, unity, and cross-cultural acceptance. We’ve invited an extraordinary group of artists to participate in a new exhibition in our gallery, showcasing the talents of established, mid-career, and emerging artists. Weaving Cultures is a blending of styles, themes, mediums, and cultural diversity, that embodies the artwork...

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The Brown Oscars We Choose Art and The Mezz Gallery at The Montalbán Theatre in collaboration with bG Gallery Exhibition dates: February 27—March 12, 2018 “Red carpet” opening reception: March 1, 7—10 pm Oscars after party: Sunday, March 4, 9—11 pm “With a bit of brown paint, Linda Vallejo draws attention to the absence of Mexican American culture in the mainstream.” – Carolina A. Miranda, Los Angeles Times We Choose...

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The Brown Oscars We Choose Art and The Mezz Gallery at The Montalbán Theatre in collaboration with bG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA   “Vallejo originally began this project after a 2 year period where no one of color had been nominated for an academy award. It has still been over 50 years since a Latino actor has won best actor. Vallejo presents an alternative version of the Oscars where all our white idols have become Brown.  This...

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