Brown Belongings Publications




Una Mona Lisa morena creó un debate sobre el racismo en el mundo del arte, Milenio Newspaper, Mexico



Inventions & Discoveries: Divine Messages, Google Arts & Culture feature, Google Cultural Institute; Google Inc.

What if Elvis was Latino? Linda Vallejo’s ‘brown’ art, AL DÍA News, by Beatriz García, Philadelphia, PA

Visualizing Latino Populations Through Art, The New York Times, by Jill Cowan, New York, NY

40 for the Fall: A Rundown of 40 Concerts, Exhibits, Films, Events and More Coming to Downtown, LA Downtown News, by Jon Regardie, Sean P. Thomas, and Nicholas Slayton, Los Angeles, CA

Rethinking Brownness: Brown Belongings by Linda Vallejo, Art and Cake LA, by David S. Ruben, Los Angeles, CA

Linda Vallejo and a decade of art that unapologetically embraces browness, LA Times, by Matt Strombert, Los Angeles, CA

Art Pick: Linda Vallejo Reimagines the Palette of Pop Culture at LA Plaza, LA Weekly, by Falling James, Los Angeles, CA

12 Best Things to do in L.A. this Week, L.A. Weekly, Los Angeles, CA

Four Under-the-Radar Exhibits in Downtown, Los Angeles Downtown News, by Sean P. Thomas, Los Angeles, CA

Where Is LA’s Eastside? A Brief History Of Class, Gentrification And Maps, LAist, by Hessica P. Ogilvie, Los Angeles, CA

Episode 3: Linda Vallejo, prolific and influential visual artist, BRUSH Podcast interview

Artists tackle social ills in Museum of Sonoma County exhibit ‘See Something, Say Something,’ The Press Democrat, by Dan Taylor

Linda Vallejo: Brown Belongings (OPENING DAY), Discover Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

New Acquisitions Spotlight, Muse Spring 2019, Museum of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, CA

Threat Alert!? In new Museum of Sonoma County exhibit, artists offer a different take on “See Something, Say Something, SonomaGo, Santa Rosa, CA

Director’s Message, UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center (CSRC), by Chon Noriega, June 2019

The Wing’s Diverse, Expansive Art Exhibitions Subvert Expectations, Garage Magazine, by Emma Specter



American Latinx by Linda Vallejo, The Cougar’s Byte, by Abigail Anne Rafael, New Jersey



Linda Vallejo “Keepin’ it Brown” bG gallery, Art and Cake LA, by Lawrence Gipe, Los Angeles, CA

Linda Vallejo: Artillery Magazine “Pick of the Week,” Artillery Magazine, by Annabel Osberg, Los Angeles, CA

Brown Washing: Linda Vallejo turns the tables on cultural appropriation for the Getty’s citywide tribute to Latin American influence on Los AngelesThe Argonaut, by Christina Campodonico, Los Angeles, CA

Linda Vallejo: Datos Sagrados, by Shana Nys Dambrot, Los Angeles, CA

15 Female Artists Who’ve Shaped the L.A. Art SceneLA Weekly, by Eva Recinos, Los Angeles, CA



In her series ‘Make ‘Em All Mexican,’ artist Linda Vallejo imagines #OscarsSoBrown, Los Angeles Times Calendar Section, cover feature, by Jorge Rivas, Los Angeles, CA

‘You want to be a Mexican, here you go’: Linda Vallejo on her ‘Brown Oscars’, ARTnews, by Maximilíano Durón, New York, NY

8 Influential Chicana and Chicano Artists in LAThe Culture Trip, by Michael Reyes, Los Angeles, CA

Meet the artist who’s turning all the white Oscar winners brown, Fusion, by Jorge Rivas

Linda Vallejo Brownwashed Past Oscar Winners In ‘Make ‘Em All Mexican’ Collection, Remezcla, by Andrew S. Vargas, New York, NY

How to address #OscarsSoWhite? LA artist says ‘Make ‘Em All Mexican’, KPCC ‘Take Two’ radio interview with A. Martinez, Pasadena, CA

Linda Vallejo: Charge of the Soul, Huffington Post, by Shana Nys Dambrot, art critic and curator, Los Angeles, CA

Artist depicts Oscar winners as Mexican to highlight lack of diversity, The Daily Bruin, by Kayla Hausmann, Los Angeles, CA

Linda Vallejo, Revolvy

Chicana/o Biennial Explores what it means to be a Chicano or Chicana Artist: The art of older and younger Chicano artists brings generations together, MetroActive, by Nick Veronin, San Jose, CA



Artidata: “The Brown Dot Project” As a Translative Process, critical essay by Peter Frank, Los Angeles, CA

Make ‘Em All Mexican: Exhibition of works by Linda Vallejo on view at Bert Green Fine Art, ArtDaily, Canada

Linda Vallejo: Brown Power Artist, Studio Visit LA, Los Retratos, by Aimee Santos, Los Angeles, CA

Three Artists Experiment with Appropriations in a Readymade Exhibition in New York, Widewalls, by Amy Lin, London, England

Make ‘Em All Mexican: Works By Linda Vallejo, video interview, produced by the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center (CSRC), Los Angeles, CA

Linda Vallejo Bends Race and Represents Mexicans in an Anglo-Saxon Context, La Gente, by Mayra Perez Gonzalez



Brownout: Linda Vallejo Paints a New Color Scheme, Artillery Magazine, by Editor Tulsa Kinney, Los Angeles, CA

Hidden Brownness, Albertini 2014, by Rosanna Albertini

The Browning of the American Dream, F.A.M.E. NYC Magazine, by Afrika Brown

La Fabulosa Obra Artística de Linda Vallejo, LaNetaNeta Mag, by Edgar Ayala

Linda Vallejo’s Cultural Transfigurations, The Culture Catch, by DD Lombardi



Linda Vallejo’s Art Show Makes Pop Culture Icons Look Mexican, LA Weekly, by Eva Recinos, Los Angeles, CA

Linda Vallejo: Make ‘Em All Mexican, Artweek.LA, Los Angeles, CA

Onodream Magazine. One Artist One Conversation: Linda Vallejo, Onodream Press, Vol. 3, No. 1, edited and published by Louis Jacinto, Los Angeles, CA

Make ‘Em All Mexican, published by Linda Vallejo in conjunction with solo exhibitions, ISBN: 9780464813392, Los Angeles, CA

Make ‘Em All Mexican – Repurposed Art, KRWGTV/FM Radio, by Emily Guerra, Las Cruces, New Mexico



“Make ‘Em All Mexican” Solo Exhibition, ¡LatinoLA!, Los Angeles, CA

On Creativity ~ Linda Vallejo, Interesting People Blog, by Shän Boggs

EXHIBICIÓN: Perspectivas chicanas en San Bernardino, Excélsior, by Olga Rojas, CA

Local artists shine a light on their “Perspectives,” Coyote Chronicle, by Mariela Limon, San Bernardino, CA



Linda Vallejo: “Make ‘Em All Mexican” at Avenue 50 Gallery, Art Ltd. Magazine, by Marlena Donohue, editor, Los Angeles, CA

Linda Vallejo: New Works, DIC Press, edited by Dismas Reinald Apostolis, ISBN 6136929805, 9786136929804