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Habitat: On the Road  ArtNews Magazine by Katherine McMahon Winter 2019 New York     Excerpt L.A.-born painter Linda Vallejo does a lot of thinking in her 2009 Toyota Avalon, which carries her to and from her home in Topanga Canyon. “I work through images in my mind while driving,” she said. Traffic can be a bad influence. “Because of the congestion, a lot of us are becoming rude drivers.” But...

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Beach Is in This California Town’s Name, but It Offers Much More The New York Times By Lucas Peterson June 26, 2018 Excerpt: I enjoyed the exhibit “El Exploratorio,” which focused on the intersection of art, science and technology. A standout was Linda Vallejo’s “Datos Sagrados,” which wove together mesmerizing pictographs with data about Latino immigration. Full Article  ...

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Bridges in a Time of Walls: Chicano/Mexican Art from Los Angeles to Mexico City Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil Mexico City, MX September 21—November 25, 2018 Centro Cultural Clavijero Nigromante Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico December 14, 2018—March 3, 2019 Centro de las Artes Monterrey, Nuevo Leon March 28 – June 23, 2019 Opening Night:March 28 Museo Siete Regiones Acapulco, Guerrero July 2019 Opening Night: June 29 Museo de los Pintores...

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We Need Protests. And Paintings. The New York Times By Héctor Tobar New York January 27, 2018     Excerpt The history of Latino diaspora art in Los Angeles shows that even small, local works can produce big cultural shifts. In the 1970s, a group of Los Angeles artists at the barrio gallery Self-Help Graphics wanted their community to celebrate the beauty of Mexican culture. So they worked to recreate Mexican “Día de los...

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In these two art shows, the political is personal for our post-Women’s March country LA Times By Christopher Knight, Art Critic January 3, 2018 Full article    

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 . One Year: The Art of Politics in Los Angeles LA Art News December 8, 2017     Excerpt Linda Vallejo’s ‘The Brown Dot Project’ puts a human face on data—for example, a portrait of a young woman composed of 33,461 brown dots that illustrate the fact that 30.9% of Latinos living in the U.S. earned $50K+ in 2014.     Full article  ...

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